Danny Gallagher has been a regular contributor to the Dallas Observer since 2014. He has also written features, essays and stories for MTV, the Chicago Tribune, Maxim, Cracked, Mental_Floss, The Week, CNET and The Onion AV Club.
8 days ago | Things To Do
There was a time long, long ago when the world didn't have a magical cloud that stores every file they own. Data had to be stored on hard drives or something called a floppy disk, a form of hard copy storage in which small plastic discs, covered i...
22 days ago | Arts & Culture News
During the pandemic, street artists like Eric Mancini lost more than the ability to go out and turn neighborhoods into a canvas. The Denton graffiti and portrait artist, who now lives in Denver, has put his trademark squiggle figure portraits and ...
1 month ago | DFW Music News
Pedro González Radio DJs have to craft a personality for their on-air audience. Hip-hop DJ and musician Pedro González, known as GSpook, didn't need to make up a personality to reach his audience. "He was the same person," says Dallas DJ J-Kr...
1 month ago | Things To Do
Getting your name into the Guinness Book of World Records takes patience, dedication and practice. It also doesn't hurt if you know some of the science behind what it takes to get there. The Science of Guinness World Records, an exhibition th...
1 month ago | Politics
Texas Sen. Ted Cruz is a pioneer of modern politics. The junior senator of the Lone Star State defied the odds to become the most unpopular member of the U.S. Senate, a body of people whose collective approval rating falls below approval ratings f...
2 months ago | Arts & Culture News
The corporate owners of the Alamo Drafthouse movie theater chain may be in a bit of financial trouble, but the Dallas-Fort Worth chain won't be affected because they are two separate business entities, according to its owners. "Alamo is just like ...