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  • Blogs

    June 27, 2013

    The Daily Show Takes on Wendy Davis and the Texas Abortion Debate

    There are many layers of absurdity that surround the abortion debate at the state Capitol over the past several days. There was state Representative Jodie Laubenberg's claim that rape kits clean out pregnancy and Republican senators' flimsy rationale for ending Wendy Davis' epic filibuster. There wa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2010

    Studio Movie Grill vs. Gold Class Cinemas: The Slider Skirmish

    Gold Class' sliders.​If we were to mention a duo named Anderson-Ingram from the 1920s it might invoke thoughts of a Scandinavian vaudeville act. You may be more familiar, however, with this team's accomplishments than you might think. It was 1921 when restaurateur Walter Anderson met Billy ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 28, 2009

    Top 10 Words You'll Never See On City Of Ate

    basheertome, via Flickr​Bards and poets from Shakespeare to INXS have pointed out that words, wielded with force and intent, are weapons sharper than thorns on a rose. But what do we know? We prefer watching Shakespeare in movie form (My Own Private Idaho was his best work) and we've never liked I ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 6, 2009

    Which End Is Up?

    A couple good things have come out of the recession, when you stop and think about it. Some of the high end restaurants trimmed their prices, for one thing. Prix Fixe menus have become the rage. Places like Blue Collar Bar and Kent Rathbun's new place celebrate the depression era 'blue plate specia ... More >>

  • Calendar

    October 2, 2008

    Sliding Home

    Burgers get miniaturized at Central Market

  • Film

    June 19, 2008

    Back...and Loving It

    Get Smart redux is a rare device: a TV remake for the big screen that works on its own terms

  • Film

    April 24, 2008
  • Blogs

    August 10, 2007

    Steak n Shake Up

    One of the many great things about Steak n Shake: the fact its locations are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Only, not so much, turns out: A day after recording substantial losses, Steak n Shakers told analysts during a conference call that it's looking to save a little dough by turning out ... More >>

  • Music

    July 5, 2007

    The Beastie Boys

    The Mix-Up (Capitol)

  • Blogs

    March 26, 2007

    Woulda Been Better With a Piece of Pie

    I was scheduled to interview David Lynch on Saturday, till his people moved it to Sunday morning. Had to tell Lynch, like, no can do; the 3-year-old who lives in our house had a school function on the field of Texas Stadium, which the missus described as "a dump," though it was before she posed for ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 22, 2006

    Romo Wins Job!

    Tony Romo seems to think the starting QB position is still open. Uh, dude? Now, don't go getting all flustered and drop your new Madden NFL 07. Though that damned media won't seem to let it die, the only job Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo is winning this pre-season is the No. 2 slot, behind No ... More >>