Stephen Hawking

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2013

    Meet the Mad Scientist Operating Pirate Radio Station KUNT out of a Denton Dorm Room

    The Mad Scientist is 19, his breadth of technological knowledge seems somewhat prodigious, and he wishes to remain anonymous. From his dorm room he broadcasts his pirate radio station, KUNT, which he describes as a pulpit for great local bands mixed with some regional, national and international act ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 7, 2010

    Richardson ISD Boys and Girls Go Guinea Pig for Same Ol' Same Ol' Gender Study

    ​Competition: bad for girls, good for boys. Girls, delicate flowers that they are, get sad and mopey when they don't play nice, while boys become robust like bear. This is science, per SiFy News (which is I think where Stephen Hawking gets most of his science news), not to be confused with Syfy, t ... More >>

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    April 8, 2010
  • Culture

    February 18, 2010
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    November 26, 2009
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    November 5, 2009

    Today In Music News: Kele Okereke Goes Solo, Weird Al Joins The Pixies And Carl Sagan Rocks

    Your daily dose of national music news for Wednesday, April 29, 2009...Bloc Party's Kele Okereke is recording his first solo album.Apparently Weezer aren't the only band into weird collabos: Weird Al will sing the Pixies' "I Bleed"... with the Pixies. Jack White's Third Man label is going to release ... More >>

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    October 16, 2009

    And The Winner Is...

    ​Well, the big weekend is here. That's right, Mizzou vs Oklahoma State.My brother earned his Ph.D from OSU (although I hear they practically give those things away in Stillwater) while I, um, attended doctoral classes at the Sorbonne of the Midwest (where, I believe, Stephen Hawking flunked out b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 9, 2009

    The Top 10 Things I Don't Get About These Kids Today

    ​Went to my son's 7th grade football scrimmage yesterday afternoon and - it's official - I'm effin' old. Uncool. Dweeby. Dorky. And totally outta touch. These two boys - I dunno, maybe 13 or 14ish - were talking underneath the bleachers. At least I think it was talking. To my ancient ears it ... More >>

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    August 27, 2009
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    April 16, 2009

    Tea for Two (Hundred) at the Intersection of Misguided and What-the-Fuck

    I got $50 in bailout cash that says they're clueless about Socialism. Or for that matter, Democracy.Driving down Eldorado Parkway in McKinney last night I happened upon a slew of sign-holding, flag-waving folks staging themselves a protest thinly disguised as a "tea party." Embarrassingly lam ... More >>

  • News

    December 14, 2006
  • Film

    April 29, 2004

    Teen Spleen

    Talking smack wreaks high school havoc in Mean Girls

  • Culture

    February 5, 2004

    Strange Days

    Errol Morris gets history right by recognizing that it's usually all wrong

  • News

    September 11, 2003

    Backup Plan

    No. 3 QB Tony Romo is just happy to be here. Seriously. No, seriously.

  • News

    September 26, 2002


    Derek Harper calls the game--and one day, he hopes, the shots--for the Mavs

  • News

    October 4, 2001


    The sun will explode in 5 billion years, and robots are humanity's best hope to escape. Three guys are working on a plan. In a garage. In Heath, Texas.

  • Film

    April 27, 2000

    Broad band

    Dennis Quaid and James Caviezel ham it up as a father and son reuniting via radio in Frequency

  • News

    March 16, 2000

    Mommy's little angel

    Marshall Ball can't talk. So he listens to God. Everyone else listens to Marshall.

  • Film

    March 9, 2000

    Death becomes him

    Execution specialist goes Nazi-partying in Errol Morris' disturbing new documentary

  • News

    December 16, 1999


    Buzz's holiday gift guide; Another way to suck; R.D. explains it all

  • Film

    November 6, 1997

    Four-ring circus

    Errol Morris' new documentary brings you so close to these nutty eccentrics, it's almost unnerving

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    April 27, 1995