• Blogs

    July 2, 2014

    Health Officials Prepare for a Possible New Mosquito Virus

    You could be dealing with a mosquito-virus one-two punch this season. Along with West Nile, a new virus could rear its ugly head in Texas. It's name is chikungunya, and it's pronounced "chicken-goon-ya." This mosquito season already has one twist to it. Because of the drought, mosquitoes that carr ... More >>

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    October 24, 2013

    The Most Disgusting Foods Ever Encountered by Some of Dallas' Best Chefs

    We asked a handful of North Texas chefs about the worst things they've ever eaten, found in the back of the walk-in or basically anything that induced a gag reflex or created a stench that permanently singed their nostrils. Braden Wages of Malai Kitchen has traveled extensively, and so we asked him ... More >>

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    March 20, 2013

    A Former Cowboy is Suing Mavs Great Rolando Blackman Over Alleged African Gold Scam

    After leaving the Mavericks as the club's all-time leading scorer, pre-Dirk of course, Rolando Blackman has bounced around a bit. He spent a couple of seasons with the Knicks and a couple more playing in Europe before finally retiring to the sidelines. Some of those sidelines were at the American Ai ... More >>

  • News

    December 13, 2012

    Muslim Hunting

    David Horowitz has made taunting college students a spectator sport. Sometimes he's actually right.

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    September 17, 2012

    Seahawks 27, Cowboys 7: Thoughts on a Depressing Trip to Seattle

    The Cowboys' 27-7 pasting at the hands of the Seahawks was about as brutal as the final score indicates. From the opening kickoff (literally!), Seattle simply played with a level of physicality that the Cowboys could not match. Every Dallas ball carrier was getting plowed, while Seahawks running b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 8, 2012

    Central Market's Chocolate Festival: A Guide

    Central Market's annual chocolate festival starts today and lasts through February 14. Some of the best chocolatiers from around the world will make appearances over the next few days and, as always, there are some interesting back stories. If you can fight through the crowds, don't take lightly the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 15, 2010

    Five Misleading Food Terms

    Don't be mistaken, these are fried nards.​I was recently seated at Charlie Palmer near a group of seemingly-sophisticated diners (I was listening in on their conversation about the best way to get to Tanzania until Jon Voight showed up and I refocused my eavesdropping). They were working their ... More >>

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    July 27, 2010

    Mercantile Coffee House Brings Chicago-based Intelligentsia Coffee To Downtown

    Photos By Daniel Rodrigue​It's funny how fast word travels around town when a new coffee shop opens its doors. No sooner had Roasted heard about Mercantile Coffee House than people were telling us -- or asking us -- about it left and right. The coffee shop, located downtown a stone's throw from M ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 20, 2010

    Corner Market Offers More Than Just Food and Flowers--Free Coffee Refills

    Photos By Daniel Rodrigue​Until this weekend, Roasted had come to associate the Corner Market with two things: food and flowers. For whatever reason--despite the fact that we had ordered flowers, food and coffee on several occasions in the past and despite living in the Lower Greenville area--Roa ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 3, 2008

    Canvas Safari

    Jennifer Morgan takes over the Belmont

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    September 13, 2007

    Aqsa Shall Receive

    Outside is definitely where to be

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    March 27, 2003

    Lots of Fun

    The Ballpark's new recruits are really young

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    November 28, 2002

    Foldin' Time

    Leland Faulkner welcomes you to his World

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    October 11, 2001

    Going Ape

    As Jane Goodall will remind you, chimps don't make good pets

  • News

    October 11, 2001

    Terrorist's Cookbook

    A manual tells terrorist recruits how--and why--they should wage unholy war

  • News

    November 23, 2000

    Pirate Ride

    Lou Reese's biggest creditor says it has found his Caribbean hideaway

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    February 6, 1997
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    January 2, 1997

    Cat Fight

    When a couple of wealthy benefactors took on the founder of the Texas Exotic Feline Foundation, they found themselves in a cat fight