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    March 20, 2014

    The Second Coming of Rick Perry's Manufactured Miracle

    Ever since his failed bid to be the Republican Party's nominee for President in 2012, Governor Rick Perry has been busy selling the rest of the country on Texas' economic policies, particularly as they relate to job creation. Perry's message to businesses across the country has been clear: Move your ... More >>

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    February 13, 2014
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    September 24, 2013

    Fall Out Boy: "We've Never Been Critical Darlings. We Are a Band that the Kids Like."

    Pete Wentz of Fall Out Boy hasn't always had it as easy as he does now. After having a hit and miss high school career due to the effects of bi-polar disorder, Wentz played with several Chicago area punk acts before hitting the big time with Fall Out Boy. From his house in Southern California and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 22, 2013

    Okay, Illegal Downloads Probably Are Hurting The Music Industry

    This would have surprised me no matter who had turned it up, but there was a special irony in learning that illegal music downloads "aren't hurting the music industry" from a beleaguered print magazine's free-news arm: Illegal downloads aren't hurting the music industry, new study claims | ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 11, 2012

    Hey, Bees Producing Blue Honey: Here Are 5 Other Places You Should Steal Sugar From

    Some bees in France are producing blue honey, and the bee people have traced the source of the Smurfness to a nearby biogas plant that processes waste from an M&M factory. The bees are producing blue and green honey because they're picking up the bright-colored, sugary waste. I believe it's called ... More >>

  • Music

    December 22, 2011
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    February 3, 2011
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    December 30, 2009

    Hophead: Beer Of The Year

    ​It's almost time to pop the cork on your favorite bottle of bubbly (and surely anyone reading this column will know that beer is bubbly too). That means it's time for Hophead's contribution to City of Ate's endless stream of Year In Review posts. While I may not have sampled all of them (some hav ... More >>

  • Calendar

    October 15, 2009
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    July 28, 2009

    The Food Shows You Should Be Watching

    The Paulas and the Bobbys and the (ugh) Rachaels better watch their beaters. A new crop of food stars are shaking up the old "if you cook it, they will watch" formula with new concepts, insider tips and sheer, unadulterated gluttony. Oh, and one of these up-and-comers is even giving that blond guy ... More >>

  • Music

    February 19, 2009
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    January 23, 2009

    Dallas Opera, Fit for a Queen

    A welcome touch of class this morning courtesy the Dallas Opera, which tonight bows its production of Gaetano Donizetti's lyric tragedy in three acts, Roberto Devereux. (Had plans to go, but, well, for those about rock and so forth.) Yet again, the Opera has smartly used YouTube to offer myriad prev ... More >>

  • News

    November 20, 2008

    Dallas Cast Reunion Leaves Fans Southforked

    Thirty years after Dallas, fans worldwide came, saw and were conquered.

  • Blogs

    August 19, 2008

    John Carmack Has Space Balls

    Armadillo Aerospace The artist's conception of the so-called "Quad" layout vehicle, which Armadillo entered in the X Prize Cup 2006. In February 2007, Time magazine ranked id Software's John Carmack high on its list of space cowboys with a legit shot at getting into space, which, as I've always und ... More >>

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    April 24, 2008
  • Dining

    March 20, 2008

    Review: The Fillmore Pub in Plano

    Going green–both environmentally and Irish-spirited

  • Blogs

    February 8, 2008

    Q&A: Steve Poltz Says Jewel is Hot and Austin is Stupid

    Steve Poltz is a Canadian-born singer-songwriter currently based in San Diego. Perhaps best know for co-writing “You Were Meant for Me,” the No. 1 hit for Jewel (and having a brief fling with her), Poltz’s songs are filled with satirical lyrics and simple melodies that often endear themselves ... More >>

  • Film

    January 24, 2008

    Untraceable Rehashes Other Torture Flicks

    Following the film's lame-brained argument, we're all to blame for this massively dumb movie

  • News

    October 18, 2007

    Play Time at Dallas Children's Theater

    Education and art mix for DCT's growing audience

  • Music

    September 27, 2007

    Suck Suck Suck

    Our guide to naming your band

  • Calendar

    September 13, 2007
  • Blogs

    May 18, 2007

    You Know How I Know You're Gay? You Live in Dallas.

    Dallas, according to no less an authority than Time magazine, is "the lavender heart of Texas." Meaning: Yup, padnuh, we are gay. We're also Democrats; I know, same thing. How gay? This gay: If city councilman Ed Oakley defeats former Turner Construction CEO Tom Leppert, Dallas will become the first ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 23, 2007

    Local "Fanboy" Gets the Time of Day from Time Magazine

    This week, at least, Time magazine insists the word "fanboy" has been transformed from pejorative to powerful compliment -- at least, if you're one of those fanboys who runs a Web site where other fanboys post movie reviews read by other fanboys who will make or break fanboy product ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 5, 2006

    Rolling Newspapers

    We're accepting nominations for Bob Mong nicknames. Anything with "Bong" would be cool, man. Real cool. This morning at, a few newspaper execs were asked to comment on the sorry state of the biz. Among those queried were Scott Bosley, executive director of the American Society of Newspaper ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 20, 2006

    Hey, At Least We're Not as Bad as Guatemala

    Sergio Morales, Guatemala's human rights ombudsman, has a few thoughts about how this country treats immigrants, legal and otherwise. Guatemala's top human-rights official is in town this week to meet with immigrants from the Central American country and push for an auxiliary consulate in the Dalla ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 7, 2006

    But Look What Happened to Paris Vendome

    At the beginning of the year, The National Journal's blog, The Hotline, asked the question: "Ever Heard of the Legacy?" It sounded like a terribly general query, but it was a very specific reference to a gathering that took place in Washington, D.C., in late January, during which "140 of the nation' ... More >>

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    July 20, 2006
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    July 6, 2006

    Or: I Clearly Went to the Ursuline Christmas Dance With the Wrong Girl

    I am gonna go out on a limb and say Melinda Gates is the only St. Monica and Ursuline grad ever to appear on the cover of Time with Bono. I might be wrong. In other Extremely Rich People With Dallas Connections Mentioned in The New York Times News, there's also a piece in the paper today about how M ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 26, 2006

    Hooray for Bollywood

    Do you know this woman? If so, did you know she used to be very, very, very famous? No? Well, now you do. Did you know one of the most famous actresses in the world lives in Dallas? Says so in the latest issue of India Today, which is more or less the Indian version of Time magazine. Now, she's famo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 29, 2006

    If I Had a Trini

    The Fab...Six? Trini Lopez joined The Beatles and French singer Sylvie Vartan at the Olympia Theatre in Paris in January 1964. Last week, The Dirty Dozen's returned on DVD in a double-disc special edition--which wouldn't mean much to Unfair Park (well, it is one of my dad's favorite movies) except i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 1, 2006

    It's the Chicks' "Time"

    For years, former Observer music editor Zac Crain and I took delight in poking at the Dixie Chicks for pretending the former Dallas street-corner performers didn't exist until singer Natalie Maines joined the band and for acting as though they hadn't released an album till 1998's Wide Open Spaces. ( ... More >>

  • Music

    November 24, 2005

    Reform School

    The College Dropout rethinks his stance on education in the year 2010

  • Calendar

    September 22, 2005
  • News

    October 2, 2003

    Counsel for the Defense

    At 76, flamboyant criminal lawyer Racehorse Haynes keeps doing what he does best--winning

  • Music

    June 13, 2002

    The Gossip

    June 16

  • News

    February 1, 2001

    The Phantom Menace

    In 1946, a serial killer haunted sleepy Texarkana, stalking his victims under the cover of night. Investigators wonder if he died decades later in a Dallas rest home--or simply disappeared.

  • News

    November 30, 2000

    Cookie Monster

    Raisin stems and weary reporters

  • Best of Dallas

    September 21, 2000
  • News

    May 25, 2000

    The good neighbor

    Bombing suspect Bobby Frank Cherry's sordid past trailed him to the shores of Cedar Creek Lake

  • Culture

    February 17, 2000

    Cheers and tallyho

    Your devoted columnist -- the little ingrate -- sails off into the sunset

  • Music

    February 3, 2000

    Folk that

    The Chieftains prove folk music can be popular -- as long as you record with Elvis Costello and The Rolling Stones

  • Calendar

    October 1, 1998
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    July 9, 1998
  • Film

    August 14, 1997

    A couple of clowns

    In Box of Moonlight, John Turturro finds a mediocre movie

  • Film

    May 22, 1997

    Spielberg's Lost

    Director digs up more dinos to prove--maybe--he's still a little playful

  • Calendar

    February 22, 1996
  • News

    November 23, 1995

    Paint it Black

    Haunted by his mother's suicide, Dallas-born artist barron Storey has won fame drawing the darkness

  • Film

    June 15, 1995
  • News

    December 15, 1994

    Blah, blah

    Hypercritical politics deliver nowhere politicians

  • Film

    November 10, 1994

    Joe Bob Briggs

    Drive-In Movie Critic of Grapevine, TX

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