Piggly Wiggly Company

  • Blogs

    May 31, 2010

    Do You Like to Helpy-Selfy? Well, They Sure Did In Dallas Back in the 1920s and '30s.

    ​It's too late to bid on the photo above -- it's a couple days past closing time. But good news for those of who don't tire of these detours into Dallas's ancient history: No one bought this picture (going for a lousy $24.99) of a grocery I'd never heard of till Friend of Unfair Park PeterK sent i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2008

    My Round of Golf with Dorf's Taller, Wackier Brother

    Swear, I couldn't make this up if I tried. Lessee, "World Series game ends in a tie"? Boring. "Brad Johnson sucks"? Yawn. "Texas Tech’s Mike Leach is the greatest offensive coaching mind ever"? Heard it. Perhaps I can interest you in "Dorky sports blogger experiences the most bizarre round ... More >>

  • Dining

    June 5, 2008

    It's Dr Pepper Time!

    As least for those bootlegging the sugar-sweetened stuff out of Dublin, Texas

  • Culture

    December 13, 2007

    Fasten Seatbelts for Driving Miss Daisy, Santaland Diaries

    Driving Miss Daisy offers smooth but powerful ride; and fasten your seatbelts, Nye Cooper's back in Sedaris' Santaland Diaries

  • Film

    January 22, 2004

    Legally Bland

    Win a date with beautiful people in predictable romance

  • News

    May 13, 1999

    Fowled Out

    Does City Hall's rooster ban signal the end of old Oak Cliff? Rose Farley goes to the front lines of a cultural war that threatens to turn the 'hood into something truly heinous...North Dallas