H.L. Mencken

  • News

    October 27, 2011

    Let It Bleed

    Hard at work on his eighth novel, Deadwood author Pete Dexter still packs a punch.

  • News

    February 26, 2009
  • News

    May 15, 2008

    Ask A Mexican

    Americans don't know much about Scotland, but we dig the whisky

  • Calendar

    May 4, 2006

    Way to Blow

    The DMN columnist gives a talking to

  • Film

    March 16, 2006

    Dust to Dust

    Robert Towne's homage to a struggling writer is something of a struggle itself

  • Film

    May 22, 2003

    Heaven Help Us

    Jim Carrey has the power in Bruce Almighty

  • News

    October 17, 2002

    Cheatin' Situation

    What do you call a reality TV show that's not always real? Cheaters.

  • Culture

    April 26, 2001

    Shearer Delight

    The voice of Flanders is the voice of reason, absatively posilutely

  • Film

    January 11, 2001

    House of Stiles

    MTVís latest film dances its way toward a slamminí demographic

  • Culture

    June 22, 2000

    Wedding bell blues

    Theatre Three jettisons all jitters

  • Culture

    June 22, 2000

    Honorable thieves

    Kitchen Dog's actors reheat Beckett's leftovers

  • News

    June 22, 2000

    Pecked to death

    During a marathon meeting, Dallas City Council guts a proposed ethics code

  • Music

    April 13, 2000
  • News

    December 31, 1998
  • Film

    April 9, 1998
  • Culture

    January 1, 1998

    And the winners are

    Presenting the 1997 Jimmys--like the Tony, but without the boring awards show

  • Dining

    July 17, 1997

    All shook up

    Doolittle's barely emerges from a martini-induced culinary fog

  • News

    July 10, 1997

    Hat's off

    Dwight Yoakam's the last great country singer left--and he doesn't need a twang to prove it

  • News

    October 19, 1995
  • Film

    January 12, 1995

    Personal best

    From a year full of startling and memorable movies, here are our favorites

  • Film

    January 5, 1995

    Love letters

    Pauline Kael's For Keeps is a diary of a strange and passionate affair with movies