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 >>
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 >>
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 >>
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 >>
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 >>
One of the year's best, Wendy and Lucy, sneaks in while you were distracted by the blockbusters
Well, as it turns out, Dallas Independent School District superintendent Michael Hinojosa was far more engaged than we all thought. We just received the superintendent's annual evaluation of Eric Anderson, the district's former chief operating officer who has been widely blamed for DISD's epic finan ... More >>
Jack Lowe, DISD school board president Blacks were hissing rudely at Hispanics. Hispanics were yelling at other Hispanics. And just about everyone was taunting distraught school board trustees, themselves appearing to teeter on the verge of a nervous breakdown. Ladies and gentleman, this is you ... More >>
Kitchen Dog Theater's Latest is creepy-cool look at the written word and the scars of child abuse.
Dario Argento caps off his horror trilogy with horrific parody
Ferrara's beloved New York, this time via Rome
Art sledgehammers politics with a smile at Barry Whistler Gallery
Mission: Impossible III runs the franchise into the ground
Racists, louts and terrorists earned their place among the best of 2005
The soundtracks of Aimee Mann
The Slobberbone chronicles: An oral history
Little Ethiopia businesses get eviction notice
Malerie Marder's bodies make a strange mix of life, death and the unknown
Enough with the Martha Stewart act. Fix some potholes, will ya?
Is Antawn Jamison too big a sweetheart to make the Mavs tough enough?
Mel Gibson's dad doesn't think so
Andrew Jarecki captured the Friedmans, perhaps to free them
At the Winter Music Conference, P. Diddy blows up while the U.S. blows up Iraq
Larry Wansley--former Marine, cop and FBI agent--has his biggest task ahead of him: making American Airlines safe from terrorism
Martin Scorsese teaches Italian Film 101
A Plano homemaker finds herself in a legal pit with a very big rooster
The DMA presents a fig leaf of an exhibition that hides little and reveals much, none of it good
Can a non-9/11 benefit album make any noise?
Sean Penn fails to bring life to the Villa
Titus gets a splatter-film makeover in this stylish, garish adaptation
In his own defense; Whitebread Nirvana; Potholes? What potholes?
Usual suspects, small wonders, and the new Bertolucci at the Montreal and Toronto film fests
An unsung intellectual giant rules from the mattress in Wingspan's sparkling production
Europe's a blur to the self-absorbed Woody Allen
Whiskeytown and No Depression pour into town
Sculptor Raffaele Martini Pandozy wages a one-man war to revolutionize Dallas' aesthetic from inside his South Dallas fortress
Design District gallery showcases process that popularized art
If rock bands all sound the same, then why does Jawbox do it?
After seven years and hundreds of thousands of miles, Killbilly calls it quits