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  • Blogs

    October 22, 2014

    Chef Danyele McPherson Is Ready for Her Next Culinary Close-Up (Interview)

    Danyele McPherson has been waiting for her turn in Dallas' culinary spotlight for some time. After a stint on Bravo's Top Chef and working in the kitchens of Stephan Pyles and The Grape, McPherson has finally landed her own soon-to-open restaurant on Lower Greenville. The highly anticipated Remedy i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2014

    Four Awesome Food Events in Dallas This Weekend, October 9-12

    Thursday evenings are good for doing life stuff -- washing the car, balancing the check book, the sort of activities that lend themselves to the steady drumbeat of functional adulthood. This Thursday, though, why not forgo those things in lieu of eating many foods and drinking much beer? Grace wil ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 2, 2014

    Grouplove and Portugal. the Man at South Side Ballroom, 8/30/14

    Grouplove and Portugal. the Man With STRFKR South Side Ballroom, Dallas Saturday, August 30, 2014 If there's one thing Dallas/Fort Worth does right, it's long weekends. Venues, cities, promoters, party throwers and citizens -- they all tend to seize on the idea and go all-out to throw the wildest s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 29, 2013

    The Box, Hot Pot and Scallops: This Week In Dallas Dining

    I know it's been pretty chilly and gray out there, but I can assure you, the lettuce and asparagus and spring onions are all celebrating the coming season. If you don't have plans to visit a farmers market, you should make them. Don't shut down your computer yet though. We've got some things to wrap ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 17, 2012

    Victor Tango's Fried Ipswich Clams: This Ain't Long Jong Silvers, Matey

    When I was a kid, I thought clams were irregular, long rubbery strips of sweet protein covered in cornmeal breading. It wasn't my fault. Even though I grew up on the Eastern Shore, my parents grew up in central PA. They weren't seafood people, so most of the seafood meals from my early youth were ea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 18, 2011

    10 Fast Foods That Sound Like Sex Positions

    Paris Hilton dives into a very 'Big Carl.' (Western bacon style)​Just about anything can take on a sexual connotation, and while efforts are being made to sex up food, what of the unsexiest of all edibles: fast food? Nope, there are still fuck-tastically named items on every drive-through menu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 2, 2011

    Lent: No, It's Not the Vatican Diet Plan

    ​The tired, lame joke used to pop about annually this time of year among the lapsed Catholics in my family. "I'm giving up watermelon for Lent," assorted uncles would say with a grin. Har-har. Get it? Watermelon isn't in season during Lent, so as sacrifices go... Yeah, those old boys were ca ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 7, 2010

    Fish Tacos Swimming in Popularity, Cali-Style

    ​Fish tacos had a banner year in 2010, but California-style tacos made with beer-battered tilapia and chipotle mayonnaise are still outpacing the grilled fish variety more commonly served in Mexico. According to a survey from industry research firm Technomic, the number of fish tacos on resta ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2010

    Five Not-So Secret Things You Need To Order When In-N-Out Comes To Town

    From WikipediaA (secret) 3x3​In some sort of reverse Manifest Destiny, In-N-Out is finally making its way to Texas. The City of Garland's website, and Nancy Nichols at D who broke the story, showed seven yea votes for the building of the west coast burger chain.  There's a lot of hype about ... More >>

  • Dining

    February 25, 2010
  • Blogs

    December 11, 2009

    And The Winner Is...

    ​Not a bad week, comment-wise--especially considering how everyone is pretty much huddled up in their cubicles this time of year trying to clear things before the holidays...right?It helped that newswriter (and alcohol lightweight) Kimberly Thorpe decided to seek tolerance-building advice so she ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 17, 2009

    Old Before My Time

    So I was at Long John Silver's--for a story--waiting for my fried sampler to appear. I glanced at the bill and saw this: "10% SENIOR DISC." kids who work in fast food these days, 47 is not old. Sure there's a little gray around the temples. That's 'cause my office is next to Wil ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 12, 2008

    Hockeytown 2, Cockytown 0

    For the Stars to keep playing, he needs to stop slashing and start scoring, eh? Good news: Dallas Stars catalyst forward Mike Ribeiro will play in tonight’s Game 3 of the NHL’s Western Conference Finals at 7 p.m. in American Airlines Center. Bad news: Lose tonight and the Stars might as ... More >>

  • Music

    March 15, 2007


    Sometimes we screw up. So sue us.

  • News

    June 16, 2005

    Balls Out

    How to throw a no-hitter on acid, and other lessons from the career of baseball legend Dock Ellis

  • Dining

    December 4, 2003

    Fish Play

    McCormick & Schmick's has great shucks, no jive

  • News

    September 21, 2000

    The Doctor Is Out

    A Dallas activist helps lead the charge against Dr. Laura

  • News

    February 20, 1997