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  • Blogs

    March 21, 2014

    Adventures in a Car-Free Dallas: I Want My Damn Car Back

    The revelation last year that Dallas City Hall, in an effort to help its benefactors at Yellow Cab, was quietly working to put Uber out of business sparked a massive public outcry. Transportation hearings have turned into a referendum on the taxi industry. Uber has been called racist. And it's all w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 7, 2012

    T. Boone Pickens Writes in Forbes About That Time He Told His Boss to Shove It

    Before T. Boone Pickens earned his fortune as an oil company executive and corporate raider, before he became a sagacious elder statesman of the business world and made his home in Preston Hollow, he was a geology student at Oklahoma A & M with a wife and daughter and a desperate need for a job. He ... More >>

  • News

    November 3, 2011

    The Myth of the All-Girl, Pimp-Controlled Trafficking Trade

    Lost Boys: New child-sex-trafficking research demolishes the stereotype of the underage sex worker.

  • Blogs

    January 19, 2009

    Hundreds Gather to Celebrate the Life of Trammell Crow, "A Man of Contradictions"

    Hundreds gathered at Highland Park United Methodist Church this morning to celebrate the life of Dallas real estate tycoon Trammell Crow, who died in his sleep last week at a family farm in East Texas. The church's sanctuary was full nearly an hour before the 11 a.m. service, forcing others into the ... More >>

  • News

    February 28, 2008

    Obama and Me

    It was the year 2000, and I was a young, hungry reporter in Chicago with a young, hungry state legislator on my speed dial

  • Home Entertainment

    February 7, 2008

    Auto Erotica

    Car lovers find a new flame in Burnout Paradise

  • Calendar

    August 18, 2005
  • News

    March 24, 2005

    Give Peace and Peppers a Chance

    Chili cooks score one for multilateralism

  • Dining

    October 28, 2004

    A Phrase That Pays

    Do pickup lines really work?

  • News

    October 17, 2002

    Protect and Serve

    Plus: Choosing Street Life

  • News

    May 17, 2001

    Dead Wrong

    How consummate con artist Henry Lee Lucas resurrected the dead and went looking for a sucker. He almost found one.

  • News

    February 1, 2001

    The Unbelievers

    Minister James Simmons says he awoke from a coma one day to find himself a gay amnesiac. Some of his Dallas parishioners aren't buying it.

  • News

    February 1, 2001

    The Phantom Menace

    In 1946, a serial killer haunted sleepy Texarkana, stalking his victims under the cover of night. Investigators wonder if he died decades later in a Dallas rest home--or simply disappeared.

  • Culture

    October 7, 1999

    A fair question

    Can you find any art at the State Fair of Texas?

  • News

    June 18, 1998

    Mr. Mellow

    John Wiley Price, the man who once toted a bullhorn in protests outside Mayor Ron Kirk's home, learns that it helps to have friends in high places

  • Music

    March 19, 1998
  • Music

    September 25, 1997

    Forbidden tunes

    Alternative media mainstay adds a music space

  • News

    August 21, 1997

    The Art of the Wheel

    No matter what you think, your car is not fully loaded

  • News

    November 14, 1996

    The Ice Man

    Diamond broker Bryan Wilson Taylor is so smooth, people say he can charm the horns off a billy goat. If he tries to sell you anything, run.

  • Music

    October 24, 1996

    Junkyard jazz

    The Calways go a little crazy

  • Music

    June 27, 1996

    Dream state

    Comatheatre lets the audience connect the dots

  • News

    March 7, 1996

    This Gross House

    How a junk-collecting man and his gun-toting son are holding city inspectors and a North Dallas neighborhood at bay

  • News

    July 20, 1995

    Virgin Academy

    At Dallas' old Ambassador hotel, Mr. Gothard's good girls learn the virtues of remaining pure