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.
15 days ago | Comedy
Actress and comedian Amy Sedaris doesn't have a lot of time to herself, and that's not necessarily a bad thing. "I look at my calendar and I can't believe it," Sedaris says. "I'm busier than I want to be right now." She's not only starring and wri...
24 days ago | Gaming
There's only one way to open the largest esports complex in the country, and the city of Arlington christened its new esports complex with a virtual competition on a massive screen. The Arlington Esports Stadium hosted its official opening Monday ...
1 month ago | Healthcare
Few things can cause a greater sense of sticker shock in America than getting the bill for a bottle of pills not covered by insurance. A 2016 study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association concluded that Americans spend $458 mo...
1 month ago | Comedy
She's been a boozer, a user and a loser, an anthropomorphic Persian cat and TV's most beloved homemaker. And now she's an Ernie Kovacs Award winner. Actress, writer and comedian Amy Sedaris will be the next recipient of the Ernie Kovacs Award at t...
1 month ago | Sports
Unlike other sports, soccer has a unique power to bring people together, says FC Dallas owner and president Dan Hunt. "When you put different cultures together on a soccer field, they can communicate with each other even if they don't speak the sa...
2 months ago | Feature Stories
Acting and filmmaking run in Julian Hilliard's family. His mother, Arianne Martin, is an accomplished actress with credits on television and film. His father, Justin Hilliard, has produced and directed a number of films and documentaries. Jul...