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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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  • Blink-182 and My Chemical Romance at Gexa Energy Pavilion
    Read more on DC9 at Night Mark Hoppus on Blink-182's Past Tuesday, September 27, the brat-punk trio Blink-182 returned to Dallas touting their new record, alongside Matt & Kim and My Chemical Romance. Photos by Rachel Parker
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  • The Fans of Cowboys vs. Redskins
    Bruised Tony Romo led a Cowboys win last night in Arlington against the Redskins. Final Monday Night Football score: Cowboys 18, Redskins 16. Photographer Mike Mezeul was at Cowboys Stadium to capture the tailgating fans of an old rivalry.All photos by Mike Mezeul
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  • Night Moves: Back To Wax at Trees
    DJs Inzo, Spin, and Ivan (along with DJ Storm-E, SO Paul, Teezy, and the Fast Life DJ's) were spinning with vinyl only--no laptop's or CDJ's--on Sunday, September 25 at Trees in Dallas. All photos by Roderick Pullum
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  • The Best Of Dallas 2011: Behind The Scenes
    View the issue: Best of Dallas 2011: The Ultimate Guide to the Last HurrahContinuing our coverage of the Best Of Dallas, we bring shots from the making of the cover and the art in this week's print issue. Featured in the photos are the constructors of the issue's art: Alex Flores (Dallas...
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  • The Big Grilled Cheese of Dallas
    Check out our Dallas Observer Best Of Awards in the Best of Dallas 2011: The Ultimate Guide to the Last HurrahPhotos by Sara Kerens
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