Merritt MartinOh, you can damn well bet this is on the list.By now most of you dear readers are well aware of the Gawker-produced list of the 50 Worst States In America. Gawker placed their home base at 50, and the Lone Star State at 13. Sure sure, our placement could be worse, but instead of ... More >>
Whether they're deeply heartfelt tributes to the Lone Star State or commercial jingles burned deep into our memories that remind us where we're from, certain songs just seem very Texas to us. Some are by Texans that just seem to fit the Texas state of mind. Others are about Texas. Either way, in ... More >>
Welcome to Staff Trax, the weekly feature here on DC9 where we shed some light on the music we've been enjoying of late, regardless of the touring or album release schedules that tend to bear the focus of most of our coverage. Consider it a chance for you readers to get some more insight in ... More >>
Over on Bike Friendly Oak Cliff Friday, Jason Roberts introduced "The Better Block Project" -- or, as he describes it, "a 'living block' art installation" intended to prove it's possible to turn an area zoned "light industrial" into something that's actual livable and walkable. The area will enco ... More >>
He's a loner, Dottie. A rebel.
A dad tells Big Fish tales to a son who can't believe his ears