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  • Blogs

    October 20, 2014

    Cowboy Joseph Randle Gets an Underwear Endorsement Deal for Stealing Underwear

    In a move that's a bit like Fiskars hiring Michael Irvin as a spokesman , MeUndies, a Los Angeles-based underwear company, is bringing on Cowboys backup running back Joseph Randle to sell $20 pairs of boxer briefs. Randle, who is making $495,000 this season, was arrested last Monday for absconding ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 1, 2014

    The Best North Texas Rap Shows In August

    As PARTYNEXTDOOR sadly reported on the opening track of his new project; the summer is over. It won't physically feel that way for us down here in North Texas until about early to mid October, but that magical haze is fading away now. Everyone's going back to school. Football practice is in full swi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 21, 2014

    Fair Park's Summer Amusement Venture Is Dead. Is Anyone Surprised?

    Wait. The State Fair of Texas spent $30 million to start up a new summertime amusement park at Fair Park. It ran one season -- two months plus a week -- last summer. Now they're giving up already? No second season? What is this, Broadway? You put in $30 million, and it's such a bust from the get- ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 20, 2013

    The Theft of Copper Mugs Has Gotten So Bad the Cost of Moscow Mules is Rising

    Fancy a Moscow Mule? The drink that may leave you with a headache in the morning has been the source of far more discomfort for bar owners everywhere. The Wall Street Journal published an article earlier this week about the rampant disappearance of the copper mugs commonly used to serve the tart vod ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 9, 2013

    Foxy Brown Lies About Jay-Z's Sex Life and Other Controversies

    Where to begin? #raptwitter had a big day yesterday, with big stories breaking left and right. From a Foxy Brown hoax to a pseudo-Big Tymers reunion, here are your biggest hip-hop news stories of the week: Yesterday started off with a shocking report of Foxy Brown dishing out some pretty wild alleg ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 1, 2013

    Carrollton Man Gets 36 Months in Federal Prison for Selling Crappy Counterfeit Cellphone Accessories

    The iPhone cases with crooked "Chanel" logos you see over at your local cellphone accessory store or mall kiosk could be evidence of an international criminal conspiracy, according to the feds. A Carrollton resident, Shiraz Sherali Odhwani, 54, has been sentenced to 36 months in federal prison and o ... More >>

  • News

    November 1, 2012

    Obama & Romney's Country-Club Sopranos

    American banks are on a massive crime spree. The Presidential candidates hope you won't notice.

  • Blogs

    October 5, 2012

    What The Hell Is Trap Music?

    By Rebecca Haithcoat You may have heard the term "trap music." You may even realize that what people are calling "trap music" today, which sounds a whole lot like dubstep, is not necessarily what people were calling "trap music" a few years ago. So, what the hell is trap music? Not too long ago, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 3, 2012

    Someone Called in a Bomb Threat to NorthPark Yesterday

    Yesterday, a bit after 3 o'clock, police were dispatched to NorthPark Center where employees reported receiving a threatening phone call. Threatening how, the police report didn't say. One had to assume that some crafty 17-year-old had phoned to say he would be in the mall after the 6 p.m. curfew un ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 24, 2012

    Action Bronson - Dada - 9/23/12

    Action Bronson Dada Sunday, September 23 In an industry where opulence is the modus operandi, Action Bronson favors a blue-collar sensibility. He prefers Carhatt over Cartier, New Balance over Neiman Marcus, "Giambi Lenses" over Gucci frames. His beard, which looks like an orange Christmas wreath, ... More >>

  • Calendar

    September 13, 2012
  • Blogs

    April 26, 2012

    Top 10 Modern Hip-Hop Ad-Libs

    Throughout hip-hop's history, rappers have sought to distinguish themselves through a variety of methods. While some have focused exclusively on lyrical content, others have focused on style and cadence. As of late, hip-hop has experienced a fundamental shift from an emphasis on substance to an emph ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 1, 2011

    The Problem With.... Kreayshawn's "Gucci Gucci"

    In spite of what I think of some rappers, the truth is that most of them have something to contribute to the scene. Kanye brings good production chops and high class. Eminem has tight alliterative flows. And Drake... well, he's Canadian, which has to count for something, I imagine. To this end ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 20, 2011

    Listomania: Top Ten Songs About Ingesting Cough Syrup for Leisure

    ​Ahh, codeine cough syrup. It started off innocently enough, as a remedy for a sore throat. However, if it can get you high, people will use it to get high. And, if it gets you high, someone will at some point write a song about it. Purple drank, sizzurp, lean -- whatever you choose to call ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2010

    5 Guys versus Wingfield's: The Burger Altercation

    Steven DoyleFor epic gooiness, 5 Guys wins "Most Picturesque Burger." As for taste, read on.My left arm is still tingling as I write this story. As long as there has been fire, man has enjoyed the scent of cooked meat sizzling hard on an open flame. Be it the brontosaurus or the grazing heifer, ther ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 10, 2009

    Year in Review: Way Down South With the Best Rap Albums of 2009

    Yeah, it stirred the Yankees to the World Series championship, but was there a more boring album this year than Jay-Z's The Blueprint 3? Perhaps it was a geographic thing; with a few exceptions like Raekwon and Kid Cudi, most of 2009's exciting, innovative rap records came from Southern artists. Sur ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2009

    Today In Music News: Nick Jonas Steps Out, Mark Ronson Gets His Gucci On and Gaga Gives Her Hair Away

    Your daily dose of national music news for Thursday, October 29, 2009...Nick Jonas is launching into a solo career... with side band The Administration.Wunderkind producer Mark Ronson is now designing shoes for Gucci.Lady Gaga is giving away a locks of her hair with her new deluxe album. Well played ... More >>

  • Calendar

    October 15, 2009
  • Blogs

    October 6, 2009

    Still a Whole Lotta Shakin' Going On

    Brandon Thibodeaux​Lots of speculation going on around town about whether the next shoe to fall in Dallas's ongoing City Hall corruption woes may be a Gucci to the head of Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price. Today, matter of fact, Kevin Krause has posted a tidbit on The News's City hall ... More >>

  • Dining

    July 16, 2009
  • Film

    February 12, 2009

    Confessions of a Shopaholic

    Exactly the sort of movie we don't need right now

  • News

    November 13, 2008

    Sean Avery, In Vogue

    The enforcer brings his unique blend of ferocity and fashion to the Dallas Stars

  • Blogs

    July 3, 2008

    Sniffing Out the Fireworks In Advance of the Fair Park Fourth

    Spencer Campbell At Fair Park today, the Gruccis gave a sneak peek at the stuff they'll blow up tomorrow night. And they say Fair Park is dying. Why, just this weekend -- we’re counting today as the weekend, and judging by traffic, you are as well -- two high-profile events are rolling through Da ... More >>

  • News

    June 19, 2008

    Sexy Town

    Imagine a city with flowing creeks, walkable neighborhoods and greenery. No, not Seattle, dummy.

  • Blogs

    August 17, 2007

    Free Neimans Cookies, You Say?

    A Friend of Unfair Park who works for Neiman Marcus says our earlier item about 100th anniversary exclusives is nothing: "The real big deal," she writes, "is going to be the NM Exclusives Event starting September 10. We have over 100 items designed exclusively for our 100th anniversary by the fashio ... More >>

  • Calendar

    February 1, 2007

    Modern Kunst

    Fort Worth has walls of art

  • Blogs

    October 5, 2006

    Knock Off the Knock-Offs

    You know, sweatshops have really come a long way since their inception as a friendly, safe environment in which workers celebrated their jobs manufacturing wearables for the masses. Most people who purchase fake Prada bags and knock-off Luis Vuitton luggage probably don't associate their new wares w ... More >>

  • Culture

    April 13, 2006

    Devil's Playground

    With The Crucible, new insights into an old attempt at faith-based initiatives

  • News

    November 3, 2005

    Rich Kids Behaving Badly

    Nerdy, bitter and shod in fake Uggs, Andrea Grimes investigates the legend of the Park Cities Party

  • Calendar

    May 19, 2005
  • News

    November 25, 2004

    Modern Times

    Plus: School Spirit; Evil Eyes Averted

  • Best of Dallas

    October 14, 2004

    Best Bling

    Tiffany & Co.

  • Best of Dallas

    September 26, 2002
  • Best of Dallas

    September 26, 2002

    Best Knock-offs

    Sam Moon Trading Co.

  • Dining

    July 18, 2002


    Café Italia hits some rough spots, but it just might have some potential buried under the bumps

  • Music

    October 25, 2001


    Heavenly Versus Satan (K)

  • News

    December 28, 2000


    Buzz hacks through the past in search of the cool cats and fools of the year that was

  • News

    August 31, 2000


    Inquiring minds; Leave 'em snarling

  • News

    June 8, 2000

    Hide and seek

    Deep Ellum developer Lou Reese bilked a savings and loan, bled his creditors, and walked away from federal prision a rich man. Bragging about it was is one big mistake.

  • Dining

    May 18, 2000

    Hash Over

    Tuscan lurch; Mixed hash

  • Music

    July 8, 1999

    Getting a Big Head

    The London Suede leaves behind its heart for Head Music

  • Film

    January 8, 1998

    Comfortably numb

    The best films of '97 either provoked or entertained

  • Dining

    September 11, 1997

    Noshing around the world

    Barcelona Tapas Bar offers eclectic, if mediocre, grazing

  • Film

    May 8, 1997

    Joe Bob Briggs

    Drive-In Movie Critic of Grapevine, TX

  • Film

    April 17, 1997

    Mia & Peter & Liza & Mazursky

    The USA Film Festival offers an unapologetic orgy of movie delights

  • Dining

    July 4, 1996

    Fish story

    At the Wood Grill, too many cooks make a great broth

  • News

    November 16, 1995

    Nasty and negative

    Colin Powell's decision reveals distasteful state of American politics

  • News

    August 10, 1995

    The mouse that roared

    How telecommunications deregulation will help Disney--and other media giants--rule the world