What's the one thing Key West and Encinitas have that Dallas doesn't? Besides a tax on short-term vacation rentals.Back in February, the city auditor in Austin, Ken Mory, took a long, hard look at hotel occupancy taxes down there and noted that folks renting out their homes to vacationers weren't ... More >>
How about that? The Flying Spaghetti Monster is actually an American tourist.It's winter getaway season, which means folks are flocking to warm tropical islands -- and eating spaghetti and meatballs when they get there.
My parents are spending the week in Aruba and kicked off their vacation ... More >>
10. Decided to take a day off today. At least from 105.3 The Fan. I'm working on a cover story for next week's Dallas Observer, plus I've contracted some ornery strand of the common cold that has me so congested that diced jalapenos taste like nothing but texture.
Seeing that I spent ... More >>