• Blogs

    December 4, 2013

    Jimi Hendrix Vault Spews Forth New CD and Documentary

    Though he only released three studio and one concert album while alive, Jimi Hendrix was one prolific motherfucker in his 27 years. After his 1970 death, the Hendrix vaults have spewed forth plenty more music and video, especially in the last few years under the keen stewardship of his estate. The ... More >>

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    July 19, 2013

    Chef Chat, Part 3: Jean-Philippe Gaston of Cove Takes Us on a Trip Around the World

    This week, we've been talking to Jean-Philippe Gaston of Cove, one of those under-the-radar chefs who likes to let his work speak for itself. Before we start our tasting, I notice his shelf full of cookbooks. Gaston pulls one down from the pile, the gold macrame- colored binding slightly ripped. He ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 2, 2012

    First Look at Cove, the New Raw Bar Inside Haven

    Jean-Philippe Gaston, the sous chef at Haven, is curling vermillion-colored slices of yellowfin tuna into elegant half-rosettes with his fingers before placing them gently on a white plate, all in a gently curving row. It doesn't take long; he plates as swiftly and surely as he cut the ribbons of fi ... More >>

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    July 18, 2012

    Well, Hello: Monkey's Meme-Worthy Smile for Spy Camera

    A camera placed in a Borneo game reserve by partners of the Houston Zoo apparently found one of the cameras placed there to spy on him and he gave it a somewhat blurry show. What looks like a smile is likely an expression of anger, but still, that smile is something. We assume a meme will be develo ... More >>

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    April 15, 2009

    On The Scene At The Houston Tea Party

    In the end, it exceeded the expectations of even its once-seemingly wildly overenthusiastic organizers. Approximately 3,500 pissed-off demonstrators packed Jones Plaza for a warm-up blues-rock concert and harangues about high taxes, debt, bail-outs, and socialism.     You'd have to th ... More >>

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    November 30, 2006
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    August 26, 2004


    A PG-13 rating squeezes the life out of Anacondas