As a kid, I loved fish sticks and couldn't get enough of them. So, the Fish McBites caught my eye the first time I saw an advertisement for them. These crispy fried balls of fish seemed to be just like fish sticks, but in a bite-size tater tot form. I couldn't say no to them. I'm not a big fast foo ... More >>
If Janet Jackson's nip slip in 2004 threw ice water on the practice of using current entertainers for Super Bowl halftimes, M.I.A.'s middle finger salute dumped it in the Bering Sea. Finally, after eight years of K. Billy's Sounds of the '70s and Pete Townshend's belly (which somehow didn't draw *an ... More >>
Claire Richards makes art inspired by the cold
After Guevara destroyed his family and his fortune, Gustavo Villoldo hunted the revolutionary leader to his grave.
Welcome back to Five Spot. Every Friday, we'll examine a recent bit of music news and, sometimes awkwardly, tie it to a bit of Houston rap. It's five videos and occasional cussing. Send tips to firstname.lastname@example.org. V-Zilla: Taking aim at Pitbull, others.Wednesday afternoon, Billboard ... More >>
Ghost Ship searches for horror
Kathryn Bigelow's Widowmaker cruises into choppy seas