Louisiana native David Anthony Temple (aka Chef DAT), a pioneer of sorts of for the local pop up dinner scene, has been hosting his Underground Dinners since January of 2009. He grew up cooking with his family, but honed his skills (both in terms of cooking and ingredients) while working at places l ... More >>
Optimator's a little darker than that, but you get the idea of how we'd like to celebrate a Mavs win tonight.Thanks to everyone who contributed their suggestions on which beer to drink in toasting a Mavericks return to the NBA Finals in this item about three upcoming beer dinners. Nick made a val ... More >>
Ms. Badu--at least, we think that's her underneath that Rick James 'do--stopped on by The Wendy Williams Show yesterday for a performance of "Window Seat," New Amerykah Pt. 2: Return of the Ankh's throwback of a lead single. It's a unique performance, if only because, as Badu herself admitted on Twi ... More >>
Pop music often gets a bad rap for being disposable or vapid, and in many cases that's true. (Katy Perry, Danity Kane and the Pussycat Dolls, step right up!) But every year, a few irresistible bits of innovative ear candy rocket up the charts and seep into our subconscious. The following ten singles ... More >>
Wall Street moves to Main Street
Going on a voting Spree: At bottom, Julie Doyle and Tim DeLaughter stump for Hillary Clinton before Saturday's senatorial district convention on the SMU campus. I spent Saturday serving as a delegate at the Fightin’ 16th Senatorial District’s Democratic Convention at SMU’s Moody Coliseum, and ... More >>
Noah W. Bailey Noah snapped this photo at 9 this morning -- about the time he'd usually be waking up. For most of my 27 years, Democratic rallies in Dallas have been -- how should I put this? -- rather intimate affairs, with maybe a few hundred people even at big events, the vast majority of them f ... More >>
Charlie Murphy visits the Addison Improv
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Carter's gone. Now what do we talk about?
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Are You Passionate? (Reprise)
Understaffed and overworked, public works inspectors prowl the streets for potholes
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Local rap label gets no love at home and takes its show on the road
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Seventeen years after its advent, sampling remains mired in legal and aesthetic controversy
When Kevin Abdullah wrote a rap song for his idol MC Hammer, he thought he was getting his big break. Instead, he got screwed.
Sean "Puff Daddy" Combs fathers a return to hip-hop pop
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