TV Party: Dress Codes at Bars?
On last night's "Between The Lines" on CW 39's Newsfix, you get a bit of the background related to the past cover story we ran,"Getting Past the Bouncer,"
that was spun off the Hudson Lounge debacle that started over Christmas 2010 and reached a head in early January.
You probably remember the torrent of blogs and angry words that came after the Hudson incident went down. Our feature shed light on other bars in town who have had similar allegations of racism, and we profiled a few minorities in town and their misadventures at some of the more exclusive watering holes in Houston.
In this clip, I lament the fact that women can wear what they want to bars, but we men are held to a much higher standard, making it hard for us to show enough skin to get free drinks in straight bars at least. Also, I was very nervous and full of coffee and Red Bull. You can hear the flop sweat.
Get the This Week's Top Stories Newsletter
Every week we collect the latest news, music and arts stories — along with film and food reviews and the best things to do this week — so that you’ll never miss Houston Press' biggest stories.
- Top 10 Super Bowl One-Hit Wonders (w/ VIDEO)
Sun., Feb. 7, 7:00pm
Wed., Feb. 10, 6:00pm
Sat., Feb. 13, 2:00pm
Wed., Feb. 17, 7:00pm
- Sheriff Hickman Shoots the Messenger, Pushes Back on Chron Jail Series
- Super Bowl 50: Five Best Prop Bets And Prediction