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  • A Look Back: January in Observer Photos
    January was a great month to party for just about anything. If you ever wanted to celebrate having a new president, hacking up a painting, or just being a poseur (see "Strike a Pose"), this was your time. We're glad we could be there for it.
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  • Rhett Miller at Sons of Hermann Hall
    Rhett Miller, in town to record a new solo album, stopped by Deep Ellum's Sons of Hermann Hall Tuesday night for a songwriting workshop (and fundraiser for the Way Into Music fund), and an acoustic show that night. Photos by Patrick Michels.
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  • Dish Extra: Cadillac Ranch
    More photos from Cadillac Ranch in Irving, the subject of this week's Dish column. Photos by Sara Kerens.
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  • Night Moves: Art Destruction at Amsterdam
    Amsterdam hosted "Destroy All Art" on Sunday, January 27, billed as a "celebration of destruction and rebirth." The party featured DJ's John-Ra, Oddjob AKA Sal and others, and provided the fire, hatchets and other means of destruction to everyone who brought a piece of art to tear up --...
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  • Rangers Fan Fest: Baseball Fans Brave a Cold Day at the Ballpark
    The Rangers opened up the Ballpark in Arlington and let fans run the bases, field fly balls in the outfield and pay $5 for a hot dog on a frigid mid-winter day, Saturday, January 24. All-Star Josh Hamilton and other players spoke to fans or signed autographs.
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  • Coachella 2012: Saguaro Pool Party
    The new Saguaro Hotel played host for a Coahella pool party, as attendees soaked up the sun and stayed cool in triple-digit heat. All photos by Matt Oliver.
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  • Mark Cuban Heroes Basketball Center Dedication
    Mavericks owner Mark Cuban helped throw a new coat of paint over the Mark Cuban Heroes Basketball Center in South Dallas, Friday, January 16. Read the full story here. Photos by Brandon Thibodeaux.
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  • Inside Dallas' Empty, Dangerous Buildings
    When city inspectors toured some of downtown's vacant buildings, armed with search warrants, this is what they found. Dallas Mayor Tom Leppert announced details of the city's Downtown Vacant Building Initiative Tuesday. Photos courtesy the City of Dallas.
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  • Obama Inauguration on the Victory Park Big Screens
    Hundreds gathered in Victory Park Tuesday morning to watch the inauguration of President Barack Obama on the big screens outside the American Airlines Center.
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