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Aquatic Mammals

  • Film

    September 18, 2014

    Kevin Smith’s Tusk Labors for Infamy

    Tusk is kind of terrible, but at least it’s trying to be about something.

  • Film

    September 11, 2014

    Kevin Smith's Tusk Labors for Infamy

    Tusk is kind of terrible, but at least it’s trying to be about something.

  • Film

    September 11, 2014

    How Kevin Smith Got Young Again

    The indie veteran and podcast pro on Tusk -- and what will finally shut him up

  • Blogs

    April 4, 2014

    Galveston Oil Spill Animal Body Count Continues

    As we've unfortunately learned many times before, a bunch of oil dumped into bodies of water doesn't tend to work out well for the birds and other animals that live in the area. We learned it with Exxon Valdez and it hit much closer to home with the British Petroleum oil spill in 2010. Now the chic ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 25, 2013

    Ultra Music Festival's 10 Best Inflatable Animals, Blow-Up Dolls and Other Party Props

    Ed. Note: This post comes to us from our friends at Crossfade, the music blog at sister weekly Miami New Times. Miami's Ultra Music Festival is a zoo. From land sharks to killer whales, pink flamingos to African zebras, UMF 2013 is starting to feel a lot like a World Wildlife Foundation fundraise ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 7, 2012

    Yes, You Too Can Adopt a Manatee This Christmas Season

    This year the biggest Christmas gifts are once again set to be tablets, smart phones, booze, Fleshlights, engagement rings and anything else that will be obsolete by next summer. Sure, you could shell out big bucks for something with an Apple logo on it, but why not adopt a manatee? Yes, the Sav ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 31, 2012

    Petrol Station's New Food Menu Gives Us More Reasons to Love It

    Petrol Station has long had a good food menu (and remember when it had coffee?). That's why the pub made it to the final round of our first-ever Burger Bracket and why the bacon-cheese-and-fried egg-topped Rancor consistently makes our lists of Houston's best burgers. The hand-cut fries don't hurt, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 12, 2012

    R.I.P. Astro, The Houston Zoo's Favorite Sea Lion

    Astro, the sea lion who's been a Houston Zoo favorite ever since he arrived here off the injured-reserve list in 2009, has died, officials say. The four-year-old had been suffering from a severe case of gastroenteritis, but it will be weeks before tests determine the cause of death. "The Zoo's sea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 5, 2012

    Pop Rocks: And Now, Your Least Anticipated Movies of 2012

    The end of the year is always a nice time for going to the theater. Studios are desperate to cram anything they want for "awards consideration" into the final two weeks of December, leading to a larger than usual number of thoughtful, well-made films available for your holiday viewing pleasure. Yea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 5, 2012

    Pop Rocks: The Least Anticipated Movies of 2012

    The end of the year is always a nice time for going to the theater. Studios are desperate to cram anything they want for "awards consideration" into the final two weeks of December, leading to a larger than usual number of thoughtful, well-made films available for your holiday viewing pleasure. Yea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 3, 2011

    55 Pounds of Coke? Six Other Things Found on Galveston Beaches, Ranked from Worst to Best

    Whales, gold rings, messages in bottle, coke​A jogger found 55 pounds of cocaine on the beach in Galveston this morning, a bigger haul than the 37 pounds someone else found there a year ago. In both cases, they turned it over to the cops instead of going all low-rent Breaking Bad. Of course, ... More >>

  • Culture

    May 12, 2011

    Art from the Arctic

    The Menil Collection presents ancient objects in a spectacular all-white display.

  • Blogs

    May 26, 2010

    Chevron Protests Result In Arrests Downtown

    Photo by Liana Lopez Carted away in comfort​ At least four protesters were arrested this morning at a demonstration outside a Chevron shareholders' meeting downtown. The protesters moved past temporary police barricades and sat on the ground after they were refused entrance into the buildin ... More >>

  • Calendar

    February 11, 2010

    Jim Gaffigan

    We don't want to call him a food comic, but he does talk a lot about eating

  • Calendar

    September 18, 2008

    Fans of the Sea Duck Race

    Rubber Ducky, you’re No. 1!

  • Calendar

    May 29, 2008

    Wild Ocean 3D and “Sharks in Depth”

    Moody Gardens opens a new film and a new exhibit, both with plenty of sharks

  • Calendar

    February 14, 2008

    The Endangered Sea Lions

    Local trio mixes Tenacious D and Ween for humorous rock

  • Calendar

    July 13, 2006

    Whale of a Tale

    Björk stars in epic head-scratcher of a film

  • Calendar

    June 1, 2006
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