Terry Gross

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2012

    The Worst Moments from SXSW 2012

    The last few days, our indefatigable music critic staff has been regaling you with stories of the best from SXSW 2012. In the midst of these discoveries, we've been culling another list: the worst shit. The acts that ranged from huge bore-fests, to down-right lame. Below, you'll find their submissio ... More >>

  • Film

    May 5, 2011

    The Beaver: Mad, but not Madcap

    This time Mel Gibson just plays crazy.

  • Blogs

    May 29, 2009

    In All Seriousness, a Local Marine's Joker One

    new InsightBookReader('preview', '9781400067732', 'Joker One', 'Donovan Campbell', '0', '', ''); A Friend of Unfair Park who read my Memorial Day item points our direction toward Monday's episode of Fresh Air, during which Terry G ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2009

    Stream School Of Seven Bells On NPR's World Cafe

    School of Seven Bells If there's one--and, I think, justifiable--problem that I have with local NPR affiliate 90.1 KERA-FM, it's that there isn't enough music on the station's regular programming schedule (Paul Slavens aside). As stands, only two of the station's weekly 168 programmed hours are regu ... More >>

  • Film

    December 13, 2007

    Jimmy Carter Documentary Full of Good Intentions

    Demme follows Carter's controversial book tour and ends up with the same old narrative

  • Blogs

    August 23, 2007
  • Blogs

    March 1, 2006

    A Love-Hate Thing

    Bruce Bartlett, the former Reagan-Bush I administration official fired from his gig at the locally based National Center for Policy Analysis think tank, is getting much pub these days. (Bush-bashing is, after all, the new aqua.) After appearing on the Dallas Observer cover two weeks ago, he's been s ... More >>

  • Resolution Guide

    January 15, 2004
  • Culture

    August 9, 2001

    Screen Time

    The visual iconography of John Pomara makes giant steps out of the digital world's minuscule bits and bytes

  • Culture

    April 26, 2001

    Shearer Delight

    The voice of Flanders is the voice of reason, absatively posilutely

  • Music

    February 22, 2001

    Le Tigre

    From the Desk of Mr. Lady EP
    (Mr. Lady)