• Blogs

    December 4, 2009

    Whitt's End: 12.4.09

    ​Whether you're at the end of your rope or merely the end of your week, welcome to Whitt's End: *Ho hum, another month of Arbitron PPM ratings and another month of dominance by 1310 AM The Ticket. In the November ratings for the precious Men 25-54 demographic, The Ticket is No. 2 in the Metro ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 14, 2009

    Fireworks and Lasers Christen Main Street Garden, Downtown's "Park of the Future"

    Photos by Patrick MichelsNo need to share scissors this time. Mayor Tom Leppert, DowntownDallas President John Crawford, effects engineer Kelly Sticksel and City Council member Angela Hunt ceremonially slice the fiberoptics Friday night. We've got more photos in this slide show.​Under a dusky purp ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 23, 2009

    Yeah, But What If Baseball Went To The European Football Table?

    I know the Texas Rangers swept the previously mighty Boston Red Sox and we're all atwitter about the American League West division race heading into August ... September ... maybe even October? But what if baseball were governed according to, say, European football standards? You know, the top ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2009

    10 Questions: Charlie Green

    He spent a lot of time in and around the pizza joints of New York--minus four years spent at a Pennsylvania college and a bit living in D.C.So it's no wonder Green longed for a taste of the familiar after moving to Dallas. He sold medical supplies and software for 17 years and then took the plunge. ... More >>

  • News

    April 23, 2009
  • Blogs

    March 10, 2009

    Show Announcements: A Flock of Seagulls, Live, Def Leppard, more

    This week's booking announcements comprises a pretty long list and features a few out-of-mind national acts--including A Flock of Seagulls, Live, and that band with the one-armed drummer. SXSW bookings are still coming in too, with a venue change for the Whispertown 2000. And, to top it all off, L ... More >>

  • Film

    February 19, 2009

    Dog Tale

    One of the year's best, Wendy and Lucy, sneaks in while you were distracted by the blockbusters

  • Culture

    September 25, 2008

    The Pillowman: A Modern Fairy Tale (No Happy Ending)

    Kitchen Dog Theater's Latest is creepy-cool look at the written word and the scars of child abuse.

  • News

    September 18, 2008


    Local swingers think life is a bowl of cherries, but Duncanville wants to spit out the Pit

  • Film

    June 19, 2008

    One Bad Mother

    Dario Argento caps off his horror trilogy with horrific parody

  • Home Entertainment

    August 9, 2007
  • Home Entertainment

    August 17, 2006
  • Film

    May 4, 2006


    Mission: Impossible III runs the franchise into the ground

  • News

    April 27, 2006

    History for Sale

    Heritage Auction Galleries made a fortune selling rare coins. Now its making a mint offering gems from Americas rich past.

  • News

    December 22, 2005

    Rogues' Gallery

    Racists, louts and terrorists earned their place among the best of 2005

  • Calendar

    August 25, 2005
  • Music

    March 17, 2005

    Girl on Film

    The soundtracks of Aimee Mann

  • Music

    March 10, 2005

    Head Full of Beer

    The Slobberbone chronicles: An oral history

  • News

    May 13, 2004

    Tossed Out

    Little Ethiopia businesses get eviction notice

  • Culture

    April 22, 2004

    Cold Flesh

    Malerie Marder's bodies make a strange mix of life, death and the unknown

  • News

    March 4, 2004

    Lysol Miller

    Enough with the Martha Stewart act. Fix some potholes, will ya?

  • News

    October 23, 2003

    Mr. Nice Guy

    Is Antawn Jamison too big a sweetheart to make the Mavs tough enough?

  • News

    July 31, 2003

    Is the Pope Catholic?

    Mel Gibson's dad doesn't think so

  • Culture

    June 26, 2003

    Family Portrait

    Andrew Jarecki captured the Friedmans, perhaps to free them

  • Music

    April 3, 2003

    Beach Head

    At the Winter Music Conference, P. Diddy blows up while the U.S. blows up Iraq

  • News

    November 21, 2002

    Rough Skies

    Larry Wansley--former Marine, cop and FBI agent--has his biggest task ahead of him: making American Airlines safe from terrorism

  • Music

    October 31, 2002

    Number One With a Bullet

    You know you're right, you can't lose with rare Nirvana

  • Calendar

    June 6, 2002

    Rome Sweet Home

    Martin Scorsese teaches Italian Film 101

  • News

    May 9, 2002


    A Plano homemaker finds herself in a legal pit with a very big rooster

  • Culture

    March 28, 2002

    Butt Nekkid

    The DMA presents a fig leaf of an exhibition that hides little and reveals much, none of it good

  • Culture

    December 6, 2001

    Hunger Strike

    Can a non-9/11 benefit album make any noise?

  • News

    April 26, 2001

    Bare Knuckles and Bare Breasts

    Forget talk of a settlement. Bachman Lake homeowners vow to fight their war against bare nipples to the bitter end.

  • Film

    May 4, 2000

    Dead, man

    Sean Penn fails to bring life to the Villa

  • Film

    March 9, 2000

    Bard on

    Titus gets a splatter-film makeover in this stylish, garish adaptation

  • Music

    January 13, 2000

    On the Road, again

    Two CDs devoted to Kerouac and Ferlinghetti give history a Beating

  • News

    September 16, 1999


    In his own defense; Whitebread Nirvana; Potholes? What potholes?

  • News

    February 4, 1999

    On holy ground

    The fight over St. Ann's snares the city, Hispanics, and the Catholic diocese in a battle that tests Dallas' commitment to preserving its past

  • Film

    October 8, 1998

    Screen tests

    Usual suspects, small wonders, and the new Bertolucci at the Montreal and Toronto film fests

  • News

    October 1, 1998
  • Culture

    June 11, 1998

    Bed head

    An unsung intellectual giant rules from the mattress in Wingspan's sparkling production

  • News

    May 21, 1998
  • Film

    May 14, 1998

    Born to kvetch

    Europe's a blur to the self-absorbed Woody Allen

  • News

    February 5, 1998
  • Calendar

    November 20, 1997
  • Music

    March 13, 1997

    Town and country

    Whiskeytown and No Depression pour into town

  • News

    September 19, 1996

    The Ego and the Ecstasy

    Sculptor Raffaele Martini Pandozy wages a one-man war to revolutionize Dallas' aesthetic from inside his South Dallas fortress

  • Culture

    April 25, 1996

    Dead artists' society

    Design District gallery showcases process that popularized art

  • Film

    March 14, 1996

    Dream merchant

    The fanciful Italian import, Star Maker, abounds with hope and sadness

  • Music

    November 3, 1994

    The meaning of nonsense

    If rock bands all sound the same, then why does Jawbox do it?

  • Music

    November 3, 1994

    End of an era

    After seven years and hundreds of thousands of miles, Killbilly calls it quits

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