Louisville (Maryland)

  • Blogs

    March 17, 2014

    How SMU Got Screwed Out of the NCAA Tournament

    Going into Sunday, most experts considered SMU a lock to make its first NCAA tournament in 20 years, even after losing to a mediocre University of Houston team in the opening round American Athletic Conference tourney. They beat four Top 25 teams, including a season sweep of UConn. They went 23-9. T ... More >>

  • Culture

    November 22, 2012

    The Life and Death of Dallas Theater Center's Jack Ruby, All-American Boy

    In 1974, DTC premiered its best show ever. Why was it never seen again?

  • Blogs

    September 27, 2012

    In Louisville, Echoes of the Trinity Toll Road Debate, and a Reminder of How Dumb It Is

    The question of new and more highways in city centers is too profound, too generational, too close to the heart of things: it's never going to get a rational answer. The whole thing is way beyond reason. We'll have to go with our guts, after we decide what our guts want to do. Michael Kimmelman, ar ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 11, 2012

    Trophy Wives' Tony Ash: "Fugazi Was Actually My First Show Ever"

    Louisville, Kentucky four-piece Trophy Wives are giving DFW a treat this week. Not only are they playing Andy's Bar in Denton tonight with Bad Design, they're also playing Double Wide on Thursday with Nervous Curtains and Descender. They'll be previewing material from their album Old Scratch, so don ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 6, 2011

    My Morning Jacket's Tom Blankenship on Record Stores: "We Need That Sense of Community"

    ​ Few bands have risen from the stale, beer-stained stages of America's dingiest dives only to entertain majestic crowds at some of the world's largest festivals more naturally than My Morning Jacket. Formed in Louisville in 1998, the Jim James-fronted group has undergone a series of personnel ... More >>

  • News

    August 18, 2011

    As It Tries to Bolt the Big 12, The Joke's On Texas A&M (Again)

    Jealous and impotent until the bitter end, the Aggies try to flee for the SEC.

  • Blogs

    March 28, 2011

    When Underdogs Rule We're Left With March ... Badness

    ‚ÄčI picked exactly one team of March Madness' Elite Eight and I long ago lost all of my Final Four (Pittsburgh, Louisville, San Diego State and Washington). But after a weekend of shocking upsets don't tell me your bracket isn't likewise busted. CBS cherishes a Cinderella and Americans ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 30, 2009

    What a Dick

    My March Madness bracket has long been in shambles. But my pick to win it all - UConn - is alive, well and poised to win the title next weekend in Detroit. If you called Michigan State over Louisville, kudos. If you predicted UConn, Villanova, North Carolina and the Spartans as your Final Four, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 18, 2009

    March Madness Cheat Sheet

    Tomorrow and Friday are two of the best sports days of the year. 32 college basketball games over 36 hours, tipping off Thursday at 11:30 a.m. with BYU-Texas A&M. And when it's done, you can use your office pool brackets at toilet paper. Unless, that is, I let you peek at my picks. You can sign ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 17, 2008

    UFL Passing on '08 Start Date

    Sure, you've already forgotten about the United Football League -- it's already a distant memory, less than a year after The New York Times broke the news of the upstart football league set to bow this August with eight teams in non-NFL towns. Turns out, it's not dead -- it's just gotten a little .. ... More >>