Veterans of Foreign Wars

  • Music

    August 22, 2013
  • Blogs

    July 24, 2013

    Barry Kooda Steps from Behind the Stage to Rock Again with The Nervebreakers

    Most know Barry Kooda from his days in The Nervebreakers, a local punk act that good fortune smiled on in an awful big way in the '70s when they opened locally for The Boomtown Rats, The Police and even the grand triad of classic punk, The Ramones, Sex Pistols and The Clash. Kooda followed that peri ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 7, 2012

    Title Fight's Shane Moran Totally Played Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!!

    Pennsylvania's Title Fight come to Dada on Tuesday, November 13, with Pianos Become the Teeth, Power Trip and Single Mothers, in support of latest album Floral Green. Guitarist Shane Moran took time out to share the band's musical influences, his first show, and remind us Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! ex ... More >>

  • Dining

    July 12, 2012

    Community 'Cue

    The tradition of open-pit barbecues in Texas predates the Civil War.

  • Blogs

    March 3, 2011

    The NFL Lockout: My Top 10 Observer-ations

    ‚Äč10. Barring a last-minute agreement, the NFL will cease operations as we know them tonight at 11 when the league's current collective bargaining agreement expires. The owners and players have met via mediation the last nine days with no significant movement. The owners, dealt a signific ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 5, 2008

    Not Making This Up: Hitler's Stuff For Sale Tomorrow at Dallas VFW

    A Friend of Unfair Park and M.O.T. forwards us this link to tomorrow's big auction at the VFW Hall on S. Smith Street, off Walton Walker. Looks like Randall Hill Auctions, based in La Coste, is selling off some 1,000 pieces of World War II memorabilia -- including, oh, pistols and medals and bayonet ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 19, 2007

    Poker? Officer, I Barely Even...

    The Dallas Morning News just got around to writing about the weekend poker-room raids conducted by the Dallas Police Department -- the result of "an investigation and a citizen complaint," as DPD Deputy Chief J.A. Bernal told our old Friend Dan Michalski immediately following the raid on the Audie M ... More >>

  • Dining

    November 4, 1999

    Fighting the Irish

    It's not easy being green in Richardson, but Emerald Mist should try