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  • Blogs

    November 18, 2014

    Gwyneth Paltrow's Goop Is Open in the Park Cities and Has a Very Good Turkey Burger

    Gwyneth Paltrow's pop-up shop, goop, is open in Highland Park Village, with some bougie linen napkins and other nicknacks filling in admirably for Paltrow herself. Picture a lifestyle store that's a bit like Martha Stewart's line of home furnishings that took over half of Kmart, only the quality and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 17, 2013

    An Englishman in Lockhart Part 3: Overcoming Meat Sweats to Revel in Kreuz's Brisket

    Our Englishman in BBQ Sauce finally made it down to Lockhart, the Vatican City of Texas barbecue, where he and his posse gorged on smoked meat from Black's Barbecue, Smitty's and, as you'll see below, Kreuz Market. He went. He ate. He was conquered by a deep, some say oddly disturbing, love of smoke ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 18, 2012

    "Tragically Mainstream" Dallas Ranks Last in Highly Scientific List of Hipster-Friendly Cities

    You will either be saddened, confused or hugely indifferent to the fact that Travel Leisure magazine has ranked Dallas last in a list of 35 hipster-friendly cities. I'll give you a moment to collect yourselves. Now then: What in the hell are we doing wrong that we rated so poorly? We want hipster ... More >>

  • Calendar

    May 26, 2011
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    November 4, 2010
  • Blogs

    May 6, 2009

    This Just In: TNT's Studio Crew is Comprised of Morons

    Dear Charles Barkley, Kenny Smith and Chris Webber, And I mean this is the nicest way possible: Shut the fuck up! At the very least, actually listen before talking. Who knows, you might not make complete asshohles of yourselves next time. We all wish Mavs' star Dirk Nowitzki was blessed wi ... More >>

  • Film

    June 19, 2008

    Back...and Loving It

    Get Smart redux is a rare device: a TV remake for the big screen that works on its own terms

  • News

    September 13, 2007

    Off the Short Bus

    Steve Fleming fought to make his Special Olympians equal, and that got him torched

  • News

    July 5, 2007
  • Blogs

    December 5, 2006

    Buy the Friendly Skies

    Brilliant idea? Hustle? Yes? Looks like Southwest Airlines is selling gift cards this holiday season. Yup, just like Target, Starbucks, you name it -- a little plastic gift card with a relatively large price tag, which you can pick up on your way out of Kmart and Wal-Mart. (It's also one hell of an ... More >>

  • Music

    February 9, 2006

    Hold, Please

    How 34-year-old Craig Finn became famous singing about drug-huffing 20-somethings

  • News

    November 24, 2005

    Dr. Disaster

    When the world is falling to pieces, emergency doctor Paul Pepe makes order from chaos

  • Calendar

    September 22, 2005

    More Than Meets the Eye

    It's a car, it's a robot, it's a Transformer

  • Culture

    March 24, 2005

    Chez Wal-Mart

    The wacky and wonderful objects of Twang show a rethinking of standardization

  • Film

    March 24, 2005

    Off Topic

    There isn't much going on in Campbell Scott's latest project

  • Music

    January 20, 2005

    Pattern Recognition

    Mapping out the trends of 2005

  • Music

    October 16, 2003
  • Dining

    June 12, 2003

    Turning Japanese

    What's up with Kobe beef?

  • Film

    January 2, 2003

    Far From Happy

    The year's best featured plenty of Sad White Guys

  • Culture

    August 29, 2002

    There's a Pony in Here Somewhere

    A few of Craighead-Green's new Texas talents have something worth saying

  • Music

    March 14, 2002
  • Dining

    June 14, 2001

    Wrapped Up In Chains

    Fast-food restaurants are quietly taking over the world

  • News

    April 19, 2001

    2001 Dallas Observer Music Awards

    Narrow margins remind us that everyone's a winner

  • Music

    January 25, 2001

    Carrie Borzillo

    Nirvana: The Day By Day Eyewitness Chronicle Thunder's (Mouth Press)

  • Film

    April 27, 2000

    Fest intentions

    USA Film Festival: Amargosa, Committed, The Devil's Swing, Dropping Out, Hamlet, Lush, The Natural History of the Chicken, Split Decision, The Target Shoots First, Steal This Movie

  • News

    November 25, 1999

    Penney pinched

    Falling sales and claims of sexist, insular management plague Plano-based J.C. Penney. Can a woman -- from Wal-Mart of all places -- turn the troubled chain around?

  • Film

    May 6, 1999

    High school unhinged

    Student council elections fuel a wry examination of hypocrisy and desire

  • Film

    March 18, 1999

    Neo-screwball strikes out

    Failing to follow its own best advice, Forces of Nature plays by all the rules

  • Film

    February 11, 1999

    Return to sender

    Get out your hankies and weep for the heart-tugging disaster Message in a Bottle

  • News

    December 17, 1998
  • Dining

    October 22, 1998

    Hell's paving stones

    The Winds' heart is in the right place, but even the best intentions can make a lousy meal

  • News

    September 17, 1998

    Going for the gold

    If Dallas taxpayers think they will get a free ride as the city pursues the Olympics, they might want to think again

  • Music

    June 4, 1998

    A stink over 'Think'

    A local housewife-songwriter claims country hunk Collin Raye stole her song

  • Music

    May 28, 1998

    'Blue' it

    If she isn't careful, LeAnn Rimes could fade away before she's old enough to vote

  • News

    April 23, 1998

    Fears and loathing in Oak Cliff

    Dallas City Council candidate James Fears has seen the future, and it is white

  • Music

    March 12, 1998

    Write or wrong?

    Marilyn Manson's Long Hard Road Out of Hell is paved with one journalist's bad intentions

  • News

    February 19, 1998

    Not as dome as you think

    Dallas attorney Darrell Jordan wants to cover the Cotton Bowl--anyone got $150 million to spare?

  • Music

    January 1, 1998

    Rock and roll over

    In today's music business, tomorrow's revolution is yesterday's fad

  • Music

    May 15, 1997

    Shooting craps

    U2 takes over the world--and turns it into a commercial

  • News

    September 5, 1996

    The Stink Bomber

    From his raccoon-infested headquarters, Phil Thomas besieges enemies by fax and phone. He says he's fighting for ghetto kids. His targets say he's just bizarre.

  • Film

    August 29, 1996

    Joe Bob Briggs

    Drive-In Movie Critic of Grapevine, TX

  • Dining

    May 23, 1996

    Pure delight

    At Majella's and Palayok, you'll get your Filipino of fine imported flavors

  • Dining

    May 9, 1996

    Taco of the town

    Tupinamba deserves its spot in Tex-Metroplex history