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  • News

    July 9, 2009

    Memories of Michael

    Also: Secessionist Session

  • Blogs

    July 7, 2009

    Food Fight: We Need Your Help

    Last week, the Houston Press started a little war of words on Twitter and on HAIF about the best pizza in Houston. Apparently, there's a disturbing number of people in Houston who honestly believe (whether because they've never eaten anywhere else -- not even at a Chuck E. Cheese -- or because ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 9, 2009

    Ten Classic Restaurant Commercials from the 1980s

    If you're a child of the '80s, much of your misspent youth was misspent in front of the television taking in shows like Mr. Wizard and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. But just as those classic TV shows from your childhood have remained with you all these years, so have the equally classic commercials. ... More >>

  • Film

    June 4, 2009

    Vegas, Babies

    The Hangover is almost as funny as Old School.

  • Blogs

    March 23, 2009

    Turning The Screw: Spitten King, Paul Wall, The Kanye, KiD CuDi, Steve Lobel, Common, Weezy, Rick Ross, Pastor Troy, Mos Def, Grand Puba, The Chuck E. Cheese Conspiracy

    Welcome back to Turning the Screw, Rocks Off's weekly rap post. It probably won't rhyme, at least most of the time. E-mail tips to Thanks, homies. Single of the Week: "The Gold Room," Spitten King Wire To Wire: A regular reader of Turning the Screw (who asked to r ... More >>

  • Home Entertainment

    November 2, 2006

    Déjà Dance

    Newest DDR: Same game, fresh set list.

  • Music

    August 18, 2005

    The Killers vs. the Killers

    How do these pretty boys stack up against some real dealers of death?

  • Calendar

    March 31, 2005

    Butt In

    Rugrats run amok at the H-E-B Children's Festival

  • News

    October 21, 2004
  • Music

    July 22, 2004

    Music Awards Survey

    A rundown of every act on this year's bill

  • Music

    December 4, 2003

    Hip-hop, Tejas

    Latinos take on rap music and make it their own

  • Calendar

    March 13, 2003

    Just a Gigolo

    One princess isn't enough for Disney's lady-killer

  • Dining

    September 5, 2002

    Where's Chango?

    The "San Phillipy" set swears by Tony Vallone's first Mexican restaurant, but don't go looking for authenticity

  • Dining

    May 9, 2002

    Planet Hemingway

    Floridita has a cute concept. Is there anything wrong with that?

  • News

    October 18, 2001

    Saving Nicholas

    He was hurt by his mother, ripped away from the foster parents who loved him and put in an institution where he was abused. That's when Alice and Ellery Riha really decided to fight.

  • Film

    July 26, 2001

    Disorganized Crime

    A pair of Swingers gets whacked in the witless mob comedy Made

  • News

    December 21, 2000

    Kristi's Gift

    She gave up her infant son to two strangers who became her friends. Now, more than two years later, she's still in his life, visiting regularly. In an open adoption, they're all doing their best for Ryan.

  • News

    June 10, 1999

    The One and Only

    A fiddler gets a leg up on the competition

  • Music

    April 8, 1999

    Boogie Nights

    Music, a Houston DJ andthe lure of Austin

  • News

    October 1, 1998

    Bar Patrons

    Warning: Tobacco companies' advertising money may be addictive in Houston's club scene

  • Dining

    September 11, 1997

    On the Road

    Crowded and confusing Dixie's Red Hot Roadhouse may be. But, oh, what a fryer.

  • Dining

    January 18, 1996

    Seafood Special

    Connie's Market Seafood makes "You buy, we fry" an invitation to something marvelous

  • News

    December 21, 1995

    Punk Parents

    With the "No Future" generation deciding to breed, are we headed for anarchy in the pre-K?

  • Culture

    June 30, 1994

    It's Play Time!

    Children's theater is alive, well and thriving in Houston