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  • The Pups at the Annual Dog Day Afternoon
    This Saturday, October 1st (2011), amid a season of fried food and Oktoberfest, was the 17th annual Dog Day Afternoon benefitting Operation Kindness (Dallas' oldest no-kill shelter). These were the pooches.All photos by Catherine Downes
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  • President Obama Arrives in Dallas
    President Obama arrived in Dallas on Tuesday, October 4 (2011) for a Democratic fundraiser. On the runway, he met Mayor Mike Rawlings, Ron Kirk, and U.S. Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson. Later, he went on to speak at Eastfield College in Mesquite. All photos by Sara Kerens.
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  • Night Moves: A Party Chasing Fall Weekend
    Friday Night at Thrive AP Rhino hosted the precursor to their 9 Year Anniversary party that took place the following night with guest G4 Muzik DJ Ski. Saturday PartyChaser hosted the Grambling Vs. Prairie View State Fair Classic after party at the House of Blues with Mavs official DJ Ro'...
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  • The Making of State Fair Of Texas Foods
    Photographer Samantha Guzman photos the constructions of some of the State Fair Of Texas unfried and fried foods, including Fletcher's corn dogs and a perfect Cuban sandwich. Map out the fried State Fair Foods on City Of Ate: Your Map(s) to Fried Heaven at the State Fair
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  • Scenes from Dallas Arts District's Art in Motion
    Full story: Bring Your Bikes, Tykes and the Likes: Art In Motion Needs You! Saturday, October 1st, the Mixmaster sponsored the Dallas Arts District's Art in Motion procession where DIY traveling devices roamed down One Arts Plaza in the name of fun and to benefit Booker T. Washington High...
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  • The State Fair of Texas 2011 Opening Day Parade
    Your Map(s) to Fried Heaven at the State Fair You may have heard, The State Fair of Texas opened this wonderful-weathered weekend. Our photographer Danny Fulgencio captured the opening Day Parade, which ran down Main Street. All photos by Danny Fulgencio
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  • A Haunted House Tour: Inside Deep Ellum's Slaughter House
    Kicking off our Haunted House Crawl: Read the full recap on Deep Ellum's Slaughter House AwaitsIt's the tenth year of fear [evil laugh] says the runner of the 16,000 square foot Haunted House in Deep Ellum known evilly as "Slaughter House." The Mixmaster toured the Slaughter House recently, in...
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  • The Champions of Food at the Tamale Eating Contest
    The full story on City of Ate: "Eater X" Dominates Again at the Lewisville's Tamale Eating Championship The 2011 Tamale Eating Competition was held in Lewisville last week, where "Eater X" won again by downing 67 tamales in the 12-minute contest. Photos by Patrick Michels
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  • September 2011: The Month in Dallas Observer Photos
    The blistering heat's toll; the tenth anniversary of 9/11, the Dallas Gay Pride Parade and more from the month that was September in Dallas.
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  • The Texas Cattleman's Last Stand
    Read the full cover story: No Country for Cattlemen All across Texas, lifelong cattlemen like Jack Loftin are faced with a once unimaginable decision: selling off their herds to survive the drought, or holding on and facing bankruptcy.All photos by Brandon Thibodeaux
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  • The "I Am Not Trash" Protest on City Hall
    The background on the protest: Paul Quinn President, Regional Chamber Prez Ask Council to Delay Vote on Flow ControlStudents of Paul Quinn College marched on Dallas City Hall September 2800--a group that demonstrates the power of college-age voting citizens--to protest the landfill up for...
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  • Panda Bear at the Granada Theater
    Full review on DC9 at Night Last Night: Panda Bear, Silent Diane and Botany at Granada Theater All photos by Andrew ShepherdBotany (Photos 5-7); Silent Diane (Photos 8-14) Panda Bear (Photos 15-24)
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