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  • Blogs

    October 8, 2008

    My Punk Rock Dreams Are Shattered: Johnny Rotten Pitches Butter Now.

    I can't believe it's not punk rock? Steve Dirkx, one-time member of Dallas’ legendary new wave/punk combo The Telefones, sent me an email this morning containing some sad news about one of my heroes. Seems John Lydon, aka Johnny Rotten, of punk godfathers the Sex Pistols, is in a commercial, pi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 28, 2007

    Did a Dallas Woman Just Re-Invent the Paper-Clip Dispenser?

    From what I can tell, Michelle O. Edens is a Dallas attorney. And as of today, she's also most definitely the holder of a United States patent, along with Frisco's Ronald Burns. Says the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office, Edens and Burns have invented ... wait, this can't be right ... a paper-clip disp ... More >>

  • News

    June 29, 2006

    Sour Town

    You think Dallas City Council is nuts? Well, yeah, but look at Garland.

  • Blogs

    May 9, 2006

    Balls Out

    I want it established here and now that I have no personal vendetta against Tony Danza, and that I have no specific or secondary knowledge of the nature of his private parts. But I do think that a press release headlined "Sisters Have Balls On Tony Danza" is one of the best ever to grace my inbox fo ... More >>

  • Dining

    October 27, 2005

    Just for Kix?

    Hotel dining in Richardson? About what you'd expect.

  • News

    April 28, 2005

    The Dorm From Hell

    Black mold, broken toilets and leaking ceilings can make life miserable at UTD's Waterview Park. Then there's the crime.

  • News

    November 25, 2004


    Want to design video games? SMU's Guildhall can show you how, if you're willing to work like a dog.

  • Calendar

    July 22, 2004
  • News

    October 24, 2002

    The View From the Bottom

    What's it like surviving the telecom bust? Numbers alone don't tell the story.

  • News

    November 9, 2000

    You Scratch My Back

    Massage therapists feel their way around corporate America

  • News

    April 6, 2000

    Beggars' banquet

    Dallas' matrons of charity find that ostentation is out and value is in when it comes to raising money

  • News

    November 11, 1999

    Day trippin'

    Dallas' little fish swim with the Wall Street sharks at an online trading house

  • News

    June 4, 1998

    Party like it's 1999

    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

  • News

    May 21, 1998

    Help wanted

    A shortage of workers spells happy times for job-seekers and college graduates

  • News

    October 12, 1995

    The forgotten man

    Rush to eulogize RISD icon J.J. Pearce ignores 25-year-old victim