Barbara Walters

  • Blogs

    January 13, 2012

    A Drunken Wade Boggs Channels Garth Brooks (w/ VIDEO)

    We interrupt your Texans-versus-Ravens coverage for some drunken quasi-karaoke video! Let's face it, there's only so many different angles you can take with analysis of a football game over the course of seven days. I'm a little Texan-ed out at this point, and besides, I won't have anything more in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 12, 2011

    Chingo Bling: The Tamale King's Whirlwind L.A. Media Blitz

    Photos by Marco TorresChingo Bling outside Hollywood's Key Club​Fresh off the heels of his sold out show at Houston's House of Blues, Chingo Bling was booked to perform at Hollywood's world-famous Key Club. The Tamale Kingpin invited Rocks Off to tag along and document the concert and his sur ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 9, 2010

    Ella Russell of E-dub-a-licious Treats ​Galveston-born, Bellaire-based Ella Russell is 36 years old. She has two boys, 14 and 9, and works full-time at AT&T as a service rep. She is also studying at the Art Institute. (She's going back in January after taking the fall quarter off to spend more time with ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 28, 2010

    Lady Gaga's Imaginary Penis: Music's Best Sex Urban Legend Ever?

    Marco Torres​Well, milady has come and gone, leaving in her wake a trail of Christ's blood and broken hearts. And a lot of people who couldn't get into the show having to make do with Kesha. Rocks Off was not among the anointed allowed to cover the concert, and we couldn't buy our way in becau ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 26, 2010

    Last Night: Lady Gaga At Toyota Center - Again

    Ed. Note: Since Ms. Gaga is playing two nights in Houston but reviewer tickets were only available for the first one, Rocks Off figured we'd double up on Sunday reviews. Photos by Marco Torres​Lady Gaga Toyota Center July 25, 2010 Aftermath fell in love with Lady Gaga last December, when she ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 23, 2010

    New On DVD: The Blind Side And Oh-So-Classic James Brown

    ​Well, everyone survived the frenzy of last Friday's release of The Twilight Saga: New Moon pretty much unscathed (the second installment of the Twilight series earned a cool $295.6 million at the box office and will no doubt earn another huge heap of money of DVD sales).If you're still in the moo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 11, 2009

    Inquiring Minds: "Sexyclectic" Philly DJ King Britt, at La Strada Tonight

    ​He's been around the world. He has played in locales as exotic as Paris, Rome, Berlin and Dubai. He has probably shagged women who would sooner cross the street than look at you. And yet, DJ/producer/remixer King Britt doesn't mind coming down to Houston and entertaining us mortal folk with his h ... More >>

  • News

    April 9, 2009

    Boxing, Sex and Madness

    Mike Tyson's many personalities are on display in James Toback's new documentary.

  • Blogs

    May 29, 2008
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    April 30, 2008

    Star Jones Reynolds and Her D-I-V-O-R-C-E

    In some not-shocking-but-wonderfully-true news this past week, we learned that Miss Payless Shoes (Star Jones Reynolds) is about to knock off that second last name with her pending divorce from Al Reynolds. Somewhere, Barbara Walters is allowing herself to giggle with glee and Joy Behar is cacklin ... More >>

  • Film

    June 14, 2007

    Nancy Drew

    Bringing smarty back, Nancy Drew returns for another generation of young consumers

  • Blogs

    December 13, 2006

    Barbara Walters Discovers a Champion in Joel

    Is Joel Osteen more than a conqueror? We hoped Babs would tell us. I can admit to buying into the hype surrounding Barbara Walter's The 10 Most Fascinating People of 2006, which aired last night on ABC. Specifically, I wanted to see what Babs could get out of Lakewood Church's Joel Osteen, and se ... More >>

  • Calendar

    February 16, 2006
  • Film

    May 12, 2005

    What Ever Happened to Lady Jane?

    Fonda's humiliation is only one reason this Monster is such a dog

  • Calendar

    November 11, 2004

    The Joy of Cooking

    Las Nuevas Tamaleras is a corny kitchen comedy

  • News

    November 29, 2001

    Probing Questions

    TV is less goofy on air, but not on-line

  • Culture

    July 5, 2001

    Full-Monty Fun

    Key West giddily exposes the naked truths of middle-aged gay life

  • Music

    August 26, 1999

    Rap Actor

    LL Cool J rocks microphone, silver screen

  • Music

    August 19, 1999

    Girls to Women

    Houston's Destiny's Child scales pop chart, meets fans

  • Music

    April 8, 1999
  • News

    March 11, 1999

    Blowing Away the Competition

    Bringing you the scoop on the Lewinsky interview

  • News

    May 11, 1995

    Dear Landlord

    Quakers face the wrath of Lee Harvey Oswald's "godfather"