Midwestern States

  • Music

    June 6, 2013
  • Blogs

    May 29, 2013

    The Best of Rocklahoma 2013, Including an On-Stage Wedding at 2 a.m.

    It's always best at festivals like these when you go looking for the party in the campsite rather than let it come to you. Directly around us were several bands, the longest running flip cup tournament of all time, a tiki tent of some sort complete with bar and swimming pool, an official Jägermeist ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 21, 2010

    Last Night: Sufjan Stevens at McFarlin Auditorium

    Sufjan StevensMcFarlin AuditoriumOctober 21, 2010Better Than: The times my parents would drag me to McFarlin Auditorium to watch ballet.Sufjan Stevens​Sufjan Stevens had his work cut out for him on Wednesday night at SMU's McFarlin Auditorium: He had the daunting task of convincing everyone in the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2009

    Days Gone Bite: The McRib

    ​I was there when McDonald's introduced Shanghai McNuggets, asking staff members at stores around the nation to don replica coolie hats.That was in 1985 or thereabouts--before corporate sensitivity training but long after Americans should have known better. I still remember an Asian couple app ... More >>

  • News

    October 26, 2006


    Dallas Is Banking On Ethanol, But Is It The Fuel Of The Future Or A Barrel Of Pork?