Two yogis battle over the fate of a tradition (and a very large pile of money).
Photo by Paul KennedyThe daily docket-call clusterfuck at the Harris County Criminal Justice Center is an old story. It's been pretty bad ever since the new building opened, but some attorneys are saying that the situation is now worse than ever. It's actually not one but two clusterfucks. The f ... More >>
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Photo by BOMBMANWhat we wouldn't give for this kind of street food in Houston...This week's "Street Food" episode of No Reservations was kind of phoned in. The only new footage was of Anthony Bourdain wandering around New York City eating a hot dog and pondering aloud -- the other scenes were ... More >>
The immigrant experience meets a generation gap in Mira Nair's The Namesake
Feral pigs are ugly, destructive and mean. Some people in Texas just love to trap, stab or shoot them. Or put them in rodeos. With dogs.
A pair of veteran boozers manage to grow up without sobering up
A look inside the bars of the Near Northside
A photographer visits an Indian brothel, where heartbreak finally meets hope
Jhumpa Lahiri considers the question in The Namesake
At the end, Warren Zevon's past is finally unearthed
When your baby's sick, you don't want a mere doctor, you want the magic wand of Hermes
Scorsese and Cage elevate the EKG of the mean streets