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  • News

    May 29, 2014
  • News

    April 17, 2014

    Asylum Insanity

    Welcome to the land of the free. While we decide whether we feel like deporting you, we've got a cold dank cell that'll suit you just fine.

  • Film

    June 20, 2013
  • Blogs

    May 8, 2013

    Lauryn Hill's Side of the Story

    Lauryn Hill will be gone till October. A week after making headlines for signing a million dollar five-song deal with Sony, she showed up to court on Monday with a check for $970,000. But it wasn't enough to save her from jail time. The five-time Grammy winner and highly esteemed queen of neo-soul w ... More >>

  • News

    September 20, 2012

    Boom or Doom?

    America’s fracking gold rush portends the greatest environmental disaster of a generation.

  • Blogs

    March 8, 2012

    Thar She Blows: A Great Idea Rises at City Hall. Fetch the Harpoons.

    Wait a minute, wait a minute, wait a minute. A huge idea turned up at City Hall yesterday. Huge. This is like a Blue whale beaching itself on the banks of the Trinity River. I'm afraid City Hall is going to send a crew out there and chop it into cat-food. We need to stop and take a big look at this ... More >>

  • News

    July 15, 2010
  • Blogs

    April 26, 2010

    Doc About Jubilee Park to Premiere at Episcopal Church Conference This Week

    ​Daniel's on top of the Dallas Independent School District's efforts to pay pennies on the dollar to Jubilee Park residents and businesses in order to make way for a new O.M. Roberts Elementary School building. He hopes, before the day's out, to get some kind of response -- any kind of response -- ... More >>

  • News

    August 28, 2008

    Enter Stage Right

    With the curtain falling on its old playhouse,Dallas Theater Center gets its act together with a new leader

  • Blogs

    January 3, 2008

    American Airlines: They'll Get Ya There. At Some Point.

    More good news for American Airlines, which is starting the year with two false-imprisonment lawsuits hanging over its head. Today, the U.S. Department of Transportation released its Air Travel Consumer Report for November, and of the 20 major carriers in the United States, Fort Worth-based American ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 9, 2007

    Plano Finishes Dead Last!!!

    Fears of murder and mayhem keep you up at night? Well, hell (no pun), move to Plano, where -- despite lingering memories of a 1990s heroin crisis -- there were only four people murdered in 2006, for a rate of 1.6 murders per 100,000 residents. This compares to the national average of 5.7 per 100,000 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 13, 2006

    They Am Smart

    The Atlantic has a story (subscription required) this month on how "America's educated elite is clustering in a few cities—and leaving the rest of the country behind." Basically, college graduates are increasingly moving to "superstar cities" (places like Seattle, New York and San Francisco) a ... More >>

  • News

    August 26, 2004

    Old News

    The second verse sounds the same as the first for Parcells' Cowboys

  • Music

    August 29, 2002


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  • Calendar

    October 25, 2001

    Ride'em, Cowboy

    Dust off your Stetson and slip on your Wranglers; the Texas Stampede is in town

  • News

    August 17, 2000

    The Enforcer

    Baylor grad Keith Bishop played in three Superbowls. Ten years later, he's become a star again -- this time, by fighting Dallas drug dealers.

  • News

    December 9, 1999

    The Dropout Piece

    Lee Lozano was among the most celebrated conceptual artists of the 1960s. So why is she buried in an unmarked grave in Grand Prairie?

  • News

    May 15, 1997

    A Lot of Gas

    Wildcatter Sanford Dvorin thinks he's hit the jackpot in quaint Coppell. But skeptics say no one's ever made money drilling for natural gas in Dallas County, and no one ever will.

  • Film

    September 7, 1995
  • News

    June 22, 1995

    Why Dallas Can't Dance

    Ballet Dallas may finally succumb to years of self-inflicted mediocrity

  • Film

    May 4, 1995

    Joe Bob Briggs

    Drive-In Movie Critic of Grapevine, TX

  • Film

    February 9, 1995

    Joe Bob Briggs

    Drive-In Movie Critic of Grapevine, TX