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  • Blogs

    July 16, 2013

    Ridding a Menu of GMOs, Provided You Want To, Is Hard

    An almost GMO-free burger with almost GMO-free fries at Sundown at Granada.When Sundown at the Granada first opened, chef Patrick Stark offered what he called an equal opportunity menu. Burgers and steaks were served alongside vegetarian wraps and vegan dishes. It was an attempt to keep everyone hap ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 28, 2012

    Jon Stewart on What Really Killed the Twinkie

    The Daily Show with Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10cThe Employees Strike Back - Twinkie's Endwww.thedailyshow.comDaily Show Full EpisodesPolitical Humor & Satire BlogThe Daily Show on Facebook On The Daily Show last night, Jon Stewart took on Hostess, finally providing the definitive postmortem on ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 9, 2012

    We Gave Good 2 Go Taco Chef Jeana Johnson This Big Box of Crap and She Invented The Best Hot Dog Evar

    Welcome to the return of The Box, the mean-ass game we play with chefs in town just because we like seeing these important-types give us the stink eye. Last time, Chef Chad Houser gave our The Box the stink eye and then made us fancy Easter Dinner out of Peeps and popcorn. This time, we gave our The ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 24, 2012

    In Dallas As in Miami, It's Time to Build Low-Income Housing Where the Jobs Are

    ​Who's a liberal these days, and who are the conservatives? I look in the mirror, I don't even know. I look in The New York Times this morning, I'm even more confused. The Times has a story out of Miami about major cuts in federal housing subsidies. The story calls them "some of the deepest c ... More >>

  • News

    February 17, 2011

    Bake Sale Bandits

    Local Movement Fights for Cottage Food Bill.

  • News

    October 23, 2008

    Picking Cotton

    Texas-OU is great and all, but what about the Cotton Bowl's other 51 Saturdays a year?

  • Blogs

    August 20, 2008

    Look, Comic Book Creators Can Draw a Crowd Too, Damn It

    Daniel Rodrigue Mark Millar, at left, and Tony Harris met the fanboys at Lone Star Comics yesterday. Today’s new-title day at your local comic-book shoppe, but yesterday, Mark Millar and Tony Harris were at the Lone Star Comics on Mockingbird Lane to promote their new creator-owned title War Hero ... More >>

  • Film

    June 26, 2008

    Robots in Love

    WALL-E blasts off to the future by boldly going where every sci-fi movie's gone before. And that's a good thing.

  • News

    November 17, 2005

    Pot-bellied Cowboy

    Finally catching up with the late, great Nate

  • News

    July 7, 2005

    The Tao of Cowboy

    Plus: The Big Jesus Bash

  • Music

    November 13, 2003

    Blue's Clues

    Blue Man Group started as a joke. It's not as funny anymore.

  • Film

    August 17, 2000

    Tears of a Clown

    The Eyes of Tammy Faye teaches us that garish televangelists have feelings too

  • News

    December 2, 1999

    Hungry girl

    The Potted Plant Lady's strange tale of sex, money, and feeding Anna Nicole Smith

  • Music

    February 4, 1999
  • News

    January 15, 1998
  • Culture

    June 5, 1997

    Spring in her step

    Playwright Angela Wilson takes us on a jaunty stroll down 11th Street

  • Calendar

    November 30, 1995
  • Film

    October 12, 1995

    Joe Bob Briggs

    Drive-In Movie Critic of Grapevine, TX