We step away from our usual prediction of the weather in Dallas to say hello to everyone in Fort Worth! Hello Fort Worth! We haven't forgotten about you. In fact we have a very special NSFW FW post ready for you. NSFW, of course, stands for No Shit, Fort Worth! Are you ready for how the weather will ... More >>
Tarry Canadian bitumen is barreling its way to Texas via the Keystone XL pipeline. Will it bring energy independence or environmental calamity?
With help from a former church boy from Dallas, the state's "nones" are getting organized and going public.
The Houston Chronicle tried yesterday afternoon to prove that Houston is better, or at least sucks less, than Dallas. Tried and failed. Sorry to piss on your parade, Alyson Ward, but that debate has been settled: Houston blows way harder than we do. Ward says that Houston has a better skyline, an a ... More >>
Back in the mid-'80s, Big Head Todd and the Monsters was the band even your college sweetheart could like. Todd Park Mohr and crew blended a touch of jazz into their blues-based pop and became a sizable concert draw. Over the years, Park Mohr has gathered the guys together sporadically for live sh ... More >>
Welcome to Local Music 'Mericans , where we meet some of the people behind the local music scene -- those who aren't necessarily members of local bands, but more the people who make the scene move.DJ Jeff K and the Old 97's at a Dallas Stars game.In 2011, both DJ Merritt and DJ Jeff K remain s ... More >>
Last night Top Chef opened with our fair Tiffany Derry's boisterous guffaws. Ed, the cheftestant who is her show BFF and who totally adores her, was parading around in one of her dresses. At that point, with just six left in the contest, a little unflattering cross-dressing seemed an appropriate ... More >>
Photos by Patrick MichelsYears from now, they'll all be talking about that epic QuakeCon back when hookahs were still legal in Dallas.As Master o' Doom John Carmack wrapped his keynote sermon yesterday evening, the old familiar QuakeCon rhythm began drumming back to life, tap-tap-slurp, in the dim a ... More >>
Local swingers think life is a bowl of cherries, but Duncanville wants to spit out the Pit
Fairy tales can come true. Why, they can even win you an award from Dallas' less-than-vigilant press club.
They're not exactly Pixar, but a crew of Highland Park teens find fame--not fortune--making machinima movies on the Xbox
Anselm Kiefer probes the minefield of German identity after WWII
Plus: Round Two at Cabell and Now Hear This
Pierre Huyghe's videos finger the fault line between fact and media spectacle
The Dallas Video Festival shows all the news not fit for print
Amusement parks insist their rides are safe, but who really knows?
My own "efficiency study" of City Hall
Bill Parcells is looking for a few good men. Good luck.
His wife murdered their five children, but Rusty Yates was the one labeled a villain. He says don't believe everything you read.
The latest environmental hazard in Dallas and the country is displacing homeowners, covering walls and pets, and making lawyers even richer. Welcome to the weird world of "black mold."
Bass kills and lesions on fish worry Sam Rayburn anglers. So des the state's plan to lower the lake's pollution standards.
De Palma went to Mars, and all he brought us was this messy movie
Drew Daleo's toys-for-boys images evolve from World War II to Star Wars
The wonderful worlds that Walt built are rendered at the Modern in Fort Worth
Denton Republicans oust former Dallas election manager
Three wide-eyed promoters and the almighty A.H. Belo Corp. plan to boldly carry Big D and the rest of the world into the new millennium
Conspiracy Theory gives slick thrillers a good name
For Dallas' wackiest speaking gig, Cheyenne Turner brings in UFO inventors, alien abductees, and millennial prophets. But she has to keep her antennae up. These days, E.T. could be a neo-Nazi.
Creation scientist Dr. Carl Baugh claims he's found evidence that will explode the 'myth' of evolution. But the biggest myth is Baugh himself.
Moon Under Water stumbles onto Dallas' pub scene
The City of Dallas could make a fortune from WRR-FM. But powerful friends don't want anything to change at their little radio station.
Haunted by his mother's suicide, Dallas-born artist barron Storey has won fame drawing the darkness
Thief uses bed rest study to duck trial