Johnny Carson

  • Blogs

    July 27, 2014

    Ten Reasons Juggalos are Better Than You

    Life sucks. There is a multitude of reasons why, and no one has come to terms with this inescapable truth better than juggalos. Zen masters of nihilism and partying, they have become unquestionable experts at finding creative ways to cope with the unrelenting pain of reality.

  • Film

    November 7, 2013
  • Blogs

    October 2, 2013

    Dave Little on the Difference Between Dallas' Music and Comedy Scenes

    Dave Little feels your pain musicians. Getting your music heard and exposed can seem like the most unlikely and uphill of battles in all of the entertainment world. Almost. You think getting your music creations exposed is a bitch? Try comedy on for size. It's really a mystery that more comedians d ... More >>

  • Film

    June 28, 2012
  • Blogs

    April 2, 2012

    "I Always Tell My Friends It's Possibly a Meth-Head Coming Out of His Lab": Ghost Hunting With Denton Musician Alex Maples

    Alex Maples' ghost obsession began when his sisters were almost 10 and he was still in a crib. The whole family would frequently visit his Aunt Doris in Southern Illinois. Her house was old and drafty, built on many open acres of ranch land. On a country-quiet evening during one of those visits, as ... More >>

  • News

    January 26, 2012

    Victoria Jackson, Tea Party Princess

    Victoria Jackson went from the big leagues of comedy to the rabid right of modern politics.

  • Blogs

    June 6, 2011

    The Replacement: Hinojosa Gets Official Nod From Georgia; Dallas ISD to Name Temp

    ​Dallas Independent School District trustees once more spent most of Friday afternoon and evening rating and debating the five interim superintendent candidates. But, once more, they retreated to exec session and opted to run out the clock till Michael Hinojosa was officially offered the top job i ... More >>

  • Film

    June 17, 2010
  • Blogs

    May 19, 2008

    The Magic Man, Not El Diablo

    Been waiting two years to find an excuse to run a photo of Doug Henning. The famous Douglas Magicland, formerly on North Ervay till its myriad moves around Dallas preceding its disappearing act, received a shout-out in yesterday's New York Times. Came in a story about Dallas-born magic man John Gaug ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 20, 2008

    At Sundance, Some Films Are Wanted, While Others Are Desired

    Colin Hanks, John Malkovich and Ricky Jay in The Great Buck Howard, which is mostly so-so, to be honest PARK CITY, Utah -- Snow was promised all day, eight to 12 inches by mid-Monday morning, but so far, not even a flurry. The same could be said of the acquisitions at the Sundance Film Festival, whe ... More >>

  • Music

    July 19, 2007

    10 Hands

    Saturday, July 21, at Bend Studio

  • News

    March 15, 2007

    Go West

    With Dallas Democrats' return from the dead, state Senator Royce West is poised for bigger things, like maybe paychecks

  • Blogs

    August 14, 2006

    Old Old 97's

    Somebody recorded The Old 97's performing in Kentucky in 1999. Lucky for you, you can download that show in 2006. For free. Better hurry. Over the weekend, "Jennings in Boston"--otherwise known as the person who runs the very top-notch MP3 blog known as rbally--posted a 7-year-old Old 97's show reco ... More >>

  • News

    April 27, 2006

    History for Sale

    Heritage Auction Galleries made a fortune selling rare coins. Now it’s making a mint offering gems from America’s rich past.

  • Music

    April 14, 2005

    Richard Thompson

    Monday, April 18 at Poor David's Pub

  • Music

    September 16, 2004

    Oh, Olivia

    Britney, Jessica, Mariah: They learned it from watching you!

  • Culture

    May 15, 2003

    All In

    We've become a poker nation, so deal me in

  • News

    February 13, 2003

    Say Anything

    Plus: What a Boob, Sweet Lovin'

  • News

    July 6, 2000

    The truth is way out there

    Jim Marrs believes that Kennedy was murdered as part of a vast conspiracy, that aliens vist us regularly, and that the Trialateral Commission controls our governement. So, what if he's right?

  • Music

    May 6, 1999

    Squeeze player

    With his mob connections and starlet phone numbers, Dick Contino was the coolest accordionist in 1950s L.A. -- which is why he's James Ellroy's buddy

  • Calendar

    October 22, 1998

    Night & Day

    October 22 - 28, 1998

  • Film

    January 9, 1997

    Directing his life

    Albert Brooks talks about his Mother and a character called Albert Brooks

  • News

    January 4, 1996
  • Film

    April 6, 1995

    Stupid Dave tricks

    Letterman's hijacking of the Oscars reveals his limitations