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  • Blogs

    November 11, 2014

    How Dallas Restaurants Are (And Aren't) Honoring Veterans on Veterans Day

    Veteran's Day is one of those holidays that doesn't get as much fanfare as the ones where you get presents or chocolate. Whatever your feelings on United States foreign policy, the men and women in the United States Armed Forces give up a lot, and this holiday is meant to honor those sacrifices. For ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 30, 2014

    Eight Awesome Food Events in Dallas This Weekend, October 30 - November 2

    The Meow-O-Ween Pub Prowl: because really, you can never have too many slightly inebriated co-eds in cat costumes walking down Camp Bowie Boulevard. But hey -- it's for a good cause (and let's face it, ladies, cat costumes are easy, cheap and promote positive human-cat interactions.) Proceeds from t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 23, 2014

    Top Pot Doughnuts Is Now Open in Dallas, with Great Coffee, and Great Cake Doughnuts, But ...

    If the corner of Hillcrest Road and Northwest Highway is on your way work (or geographically convenient on any of your driving routes), you may find a new love in Top Pot Hand-Forged Doughnuts. The new shop opened earlier this week with a sunny dinning area, attractive-looking doughnuts and a great ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 18, 2014

    Your North Texas Guide to Record Store Day 2014

    Between 4/20, Easter, and Record Store Day, we're celebrating three of the holiest high holidays in one weekend this year. Record Store Day falls on Saturday, and with it comes a huge number of highly anticipated special releases and reissues, and a score of record stores hosting big day parties. He ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 13, 2014

    City Hall Is Giving a South Dallas BBQ Joint $275,000. So What?

    The easy response to news that the city of Dallas is giving a $275,000 "forgiveable loan" to the owners of South Dallas' Two Podners Bar-B-Que and Seafood is to dismiss it as crony capitalism. One of them must have a friend on the City Council who decided they needed a little government cash to help ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 30, 2012

    The Viral Video Conundrum: Riff Raff, Kitty Pryde and Krispy Kreme Walk Into a Bar

    When Sean Parker was asked by David Kirkpatrick at a roundtable web summit how and why videos go viral, the Silicon Valley visionary shifted in his seat, nervously adjusting his tortoise shell-framed glasses and skinny tie. The Napster co-founder posited, "Videos go viral because people share them. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 27, 2012

    Before She Goes Vegan, Our Five Favorite Paula Deen Recipes (Or Are They Murder Plots?)

    Oh, Paula, Paula, Paula. What happened? One day we're fat and happy making ooey-gooey monkey bread, the next we're being secretly photographed eating a burger on a cruise ship. Our gluttony has caught up with us. But Paula and I go way back. Ours is a tried and true relationship, whipped together ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 3, 2011

    It's National Doughnut Day. UPDATE: Homer Simpson Weighs In. Seriously.

    No specials on bacon doughnuts? Anyone?​UPDATE 1:53 p.m.: We called FOX Broadcasting Company to see if Homer Simpson wanted to weigh in. We got a response. This is what Homer (THE Homer Simpson) had to say:"In honor of National Donut Day I will take a moment to remember all the brave donuts that ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 4, 2011

    Beastie Boys: If That Rap Thing Doesn't Pan Out, Maybe They Can Do a Food Network Show

    Beastie Boys​The first concert I went to without a parent was the Beastie Boys, Licensed to Ill, at the Summit in Houston, circa 1986. I was 11 and my brother was 16. We had floor seats, and I remember it being a crazy show. Afterward, we walked to a hotel across the street to use a pay phone ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 27, 2011

    A Really Long Walk for Doughnuts and Toast in Bangkok

    ​Hello from Bangkok. I'm on a four-country work jaunt for the next three weeks, so no Dallas Walk the Wok, but you'll be hearing all about what's giving me gastrointestinal problems in Asia! After a 24-hour stop in Ho Chi Minh City to meet up with my mom, the first leg of our duties is in Ban ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 21, 2011

    Get a Sugar Rush at Shipley Do-Nuts

    ​Some may argue that a Bloody Mary or a little hair of the dog is the best cure for a nasty hangover, but a cup of black coffee and a dozen or so doughnuts always seem to do the trick for us. Serious hangovers call for serious doughnuts, and the airy, almost dough-less consistency of Krispy K ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 17, 2011

    Fort Worth Apron Collectors Can Tie One On

    ​The National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame is now giving restaurant apron collectors the chance to beef up their Fort Worth holdings. In conjunction with its showing of "The Apron Chronicles," a traveling photographic exhibit managed by The Women's Museum of Dallas, the museum's raffling o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 16, 2010

    Lumi's Susie Bui On Holiday Stress and an Intriguing Burger Idea

    Aaron YoungSusie Bui​Yesterday, we gave you the goods on Susie Bui, co-owner of Lumi Empanada and Dumpling Kitchen. Today, we asked Bui to finish a few sentences for us. Tomorrow, she shares one of her small plate recipes. I was born and raised in... Fort Worth, and I went to school in Arlington. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2010

    Central Market Canvassing For Cheese Votes

    Central Market is hoping its patrons can muster more enthusiasm for Limburger and Gouda than they've shown for the current crop of political candidates. ​The grocer is rolling out a cheese promotion tomorrow that calls upon shoppers to vote for their favorite cheeses in an online poll. "Which c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 5, 2010

    West Meets East and Comes Back
    With a Full Stomach

    All photos by Kristy YangAt the Food Court in Thailand​I've been away for the past few weeks tending to some family stuff in Asia and have been a tad too busy to do any blogging. I'm sure the editor's ulcer will be relieved to know that I'm back now with my one measly post a week. While away, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 1, 2010

    Sportatorium: Happy Birthday To ... Us!

    ​I'm like you, I didn't know if this thing would make it two weeks. But, whatdya know, all the sudden it's been two years. Seems like just yesterday we launched this lil' corner of the blogosphere. After 730 days, 1,370 items and more than 20,500 comments we've survived to our second bir ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 20, 2009

    Music and the Munchies: A Day of Mourning

    I attempt to lift my pen peck my keyboard today with a heavy heart, and an empty stomach. For, alas, two staples of my life's diet are no more. R.I.P., NIN. And Luby's, 4:45 p.m. dinners will never taste the same. Trent Reznor, one of the most chaotic, rhythmic, unique and dark nois ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2009

    GOP County Chair Jonathan Neerman Responds to Kick to the Crotch from DMN'er

    Hal SamplesFamily reasons? Give us a break, Neerman. Geez, like we haven't heard that one before. On Tuesday, DMN'er Gromer Jeffers reported on one of the paper's 423 blogs (apparently they have one named after the Portland Trail Blazers) that Dallas County Republican Party chair Jonathan Neerman (a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 16, 2009

    Top Five Surprises In DFW Stadium Food

    Patrick MichelsAre you buying what he's selling? Or are you waiting for the cart?​Seattle has ballpark sushi, San Francisco spawned a garlic fry renaissance, and the world can thank St. Louis' Gateway Grizzlies for the Krispy Kreme burger. But there was a time when Dallas ran on the cutting edge o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 4, 2008

    Poll Position

    [Editor's note: Apologies to Friends of Unfair Park who tried to post comments earlier this morning; they were stuck in a dead server, which also delayed posting and which has since been repaired. So I've been promised.] Took all of three minutes to vote this morning at Leonides Cigarroa Elementary ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 4, 2008
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    November 4, 2008
  • Dining

    October 2, 2008

    Time to Make the Doughnuts

    Zales Corp. smells sweet success in expanding Dunkin' Donuts

  • Calendar

    December 20, 2007

    The Lachaise Lounge

    Mingle with curvy babes at the Nasher

  • Blogs

    May 9, 2007

    Dunkin' Donuts Back in Dallas? That's So Last Year's News.

    You see this story in The Dallas Morning News yesterday, about the fact Dunkin' Donuts plans on opening up to 125 locations in the area as soon as it can get off its jelly-filled ass? Well, like, that's all well and good; dunno if they're going after the Starbucks crowd, as Dallas' Only Daily insist ... More >>

  • News

    December 14, 2006

    The Hunted

    Minutemen train their sights on a new target: Hispanic day laborers

  • Blogs

    June 8, 2006

    Think Globally, Watch Locally

    There is no disputing that the NBA Finals are huge, colossal, epic—in the United States. It's equally true that for the rest of the world, the end of this year's NBA playoffs is just a footnote to the finals that really matter: the World Cup. But there's no need to clash over our differences w ... More >>

  • Culture

    May 19, 2005

    All His Children

    A Number of clones visits Undermain Theatre; Bootstraps kicks up laughs at the Bath House

  • Music

    August 5, 2004

    Usher in the Love

    How to make a puff piece: an instructional transcript

  • Calendar

    June 3, 2004
  • Best of Dallas

    September 25, 2003

    Best/Worst One-Two Punch

    Krispy Kreme opening next to Central Market

  • Best of Dallas

    September 25, 2003

    Best Hot Bagel

    Bagel Chain

  • Best of Dallas

    September 25, 2003

    Best Cup of Coffee

    Krispy Kreme

  • News

    December 19, 2002

    Drug-free in '03!

    And 149 other things I swear I'll do next year

  • Dining

    August 9, 2001

    Tale of Three Cities

    Dallas independent restaurants learn from Addison, eye Frisco

  • Dining

    February 8, 2001

    The Hole Truth

    Doughnut chains barely glaze the Dallas market

  • Culture

    December 28, 2000

    Blow Up the Box

    TV managed to suck and blow in 2000, but still, we watched...and watched

  • Film

    February 2, 1995

    Joe Bob Briggs

    Drive-In Movie Critic of Grapevine, TX