Paige Skinner has written for the Dallas Observer since 2014.
5 days ago | Arts & Culture News
After last season, when former cast member LeeAnne Locken called cast member Kary Brittingham a "chirpy Mexican," many thought The Real Housewives of Dallas couldn't get any lower. Yet Season 5, the latest in the franchise, had a racist under...
9 days ago | Film and TV
On the count of three, tell us who you think of when you think of "outstanding mothers." One, two, three: the women of The Real Housewives of Dallas! Wow, do we think alike. These women make motherhood look easy and fun and it has nothing to do wi...
10 days ago | Arts & Culture News
HBO announced Monday that Elizabeth Olsen will play Candy Montgomery, the Wylie woman who killed her best friend with an axe, in a new limited series called Love and Death. The series is based on Evidence of Love: A True Story of Passion and ...
12 days ago | Celebrities
Inside Alice + Olivia in Highland Park Village, dozens of mainly white Highland Park women sip cocktails and chat among themselves. A DJ is blaring pop music, while nicely dressed men walk around offering Champagne to the guests. Everyone is seemi...
16 days ago | Sex
It didn’t take long for Shelby Hall to realize this guy wasn’t for her. The two had matched on dating app Hinge, but when the time came to see each other IRL, he asked to meet her in a private location. He was “weirded out,” he said, by meeting so...
3 months ago | Arts & Culture News
During a interview on Extra, former Bachelorette Rachel Lindsay interviewed Bachelor franchise host (and fellow Dallas native) Chris Harrison about this season of The Bachelor's problematic contestant, Rachael Kirkconnell. Kirkconnell ca...