Welcome back to The Last VJ, music fans. The world continues to spin to a close as the year approaches its end. Yet even as the nights grow darker the light of the screen still beams in the best c... More >>
UPDATE: The victim has been identified by her boyfriend as Chelsea Norman. He tells us Norman clocked out of work at Whole Foods at 10:17 pm Dec. 1, and was likely hit between 10:20-10:35 pm, whi... More >>
Remember back in August when we relayed the Chronicle's initial report that Dunkin' Donuts was planning to open 60 stores in Houston during the next five years? Well, the doughnut craze is stil... More >>
Are you ready for two semi-obscure, "guilty pleasure" television references in one day? I hope so. Earlier today, as you may have read, in what I'm sure sent the Pulitzer folks scrambling to reev... More >>
This is not something you expect a major record label to ever do. It's also a little horrifying.
Over the years hundreds of artists have recorded for Columbia, CBS, Epic and the other labels (pa... More >>
In the early 1970s Houston was haunted by evil in the form of a man named Dean Corll. The prominent and well-liked candy-maker showed a genial face to the city, but in reality was a murderous and ... More >>
There are white tablecloths at Ciao Bello, and personable albeit highly professional waiters. There's an extensive wine list covering most of the world, but with a clear emphasis on Italy. There... More >>
NBA dance teams have always been more provocative than their counterpart cheerleaders in the NFL. This is partly because they are, after all, dancers, and their moves on the floor tend to go beyo... More >>
There are a million reality shows on the naked television. We're going to watch them all, one at a time.
Our celebration of unscripted nudity continues with SyFy's Naked Vegas, in which the crew... More >>
Wine dinners are a great opportunity to enjoy many different wines paired with food The same goes for beer dinners. Now imagine a beer and wine dinner, where one of each is paired with every co... More >>
No sports fan in Houston really cares why the Rockets and Astros still aren't on TV. They don't care about the money behind the deals, the accusations of fraud, the back-room negotiations, per-su... More >>
We've been rounding up our favorite budget lunch spots in different neighborhoods around town (See the complete list at the end of the post).
Today, we're moving onto the bar-and-restaurant-pac... More >>
Black Friday, Cyber Monday and the dreaded I Hate Myself Tuesday have come and gone, but Christmas is still weeks away and there is still shopping left to be done for most of us. As we race aroun... More >>
Justin Timberlake, the former *NSYNC member, Mouseketeer, and Mr. Britney Spears, will grace H-Town with this dreamy blue eyes and Jacksonesque dance moves as he hits the Toyota Center stage tomo... More >>
Never say the weather around here isn't interesting. Early this week, we've been getting into the upper 70s to near 80 degrees with high humidity and morning fog. By Tuesday, it could be more th... More >>
A ladies book club meets to discuss and dissect the erotic desire novel Fifty Shades of Grey by E.L. James while portions of the novel are sung and danced to on stage.
That's the plotline for... More >>
Many of us like to think we're not persuaded by advertising. Not me, I'm far too sophisticated for those marketers facile manipulations, you say on your way to buy the new iPhone 5S. (Apple sold... More >>
This is the first part of a two-part Chef Chat interview. Please visit us tomorrow to read Part 2.
Cinq's German Mosquera is a vegan, but he cooks some mean meat and seafood. Sitting in the s... More >>
If you watched the sitcom Wings back in the mid-'90s, you probably remember the episode with Big Strong Man.
(NOTE: Wings still gets my vote for "most underrated sitcom." If you look, it shared ... More >>
The holiday season is in full swing and now comes the avalanche of new and old holiday movies. Everyone has a favorite with memorable moments that tug at our heartstrings or make us laugh out lo... More >>
Highlights from Hair Balls
This is the time of year when the Pilgrims and their big immigration way back when are in everyone's thoughts (mostly because it created an entire holiday… More >>
Highlights from Hair Balls
Last week, students at Richardson High School near Dallas were treated to an assembly featuring Justin Lookadoo, a porcupine-looking religious "motivational" speaker. Lookadoo is the man behind… More >>