Campbell Soup Company

  • Blogs

    September 17, 2014

    Adrian Peterson's Childhood Beatings Recalled By Family Members

    If it comes down to a jury trial, Adrian Peterson's potential lack of guilt in his recent indictment on charges of child abuse are held together by one simple premise: Adrian Peterson's brutal discipline methods (used on at least one of his children) are a product of the same (or possibly worse) pu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 17, 2014

    Campbell's Chicken Noodle Soup: 80 Years Young This January

    As a professional food historian (I made this job up myself), I feel it is my duty to celebrate certain seminal events in the culinary world, and January 2014 marks an especially important anniversary. Eighty years ago this month, a modest food company and manufacturer debuted a canned soup featurin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 12, 2013

    10 Items or Less: The Grocery Store Pet Peeves That Drive Us Crazy

    My mother shops and cooks for a living. She's there at Randall's or H-E-B or Kroger every single morning -- sometimes Costco, depending on the client -- with her battery of cloth sacks and cold bags, waiting for the day's haul of fresh produce, raw meat and canned goods to rumble down the conveyor b ... More >>

  • Culture

    October 13, 2011

    "Fair" Game

    At DiverseWorks, curator Diane Barber sends up our city's new obsession with art fairs.

  • Music

    September 15, 2011

    The Last Boy Scout

    Bass giant Stanley Clarke reflects on Return to Forever, Bitches Brew, and the importance of being prepared.

  • Blogs

    July 27, 2011

    Cover Story: Dinesh Shah's Younger "Friends"

    ​In addition to cultivating one-sided relationships with wealthy older people, Dinesh Shah has shown himself to be eager to "befriend" handsome young men. Two such have written in to the Houston Press since Part One of our series on Shah ran last week. One man, who wanted only to be identifi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2010

    Why I'd Rather Eat Halal Food (Including Campbell's Soup)

    ​The latest round of anti-Muslim rhetoric to spew forth from the nation's right-wing extremists has formed from the strangest combination of ingredients: Canada and Campbell's soup. News that Americans have started a Facebook group called "Boycott Campbell Soup" [sic] -- which has nearly 3,50 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 16, 2009

    Chicken Pot Pies at Classic Bakery

    ​In a nondescript storefront named simply "Classic Bakery" next to Wel-Farm on Highway 6 sits an unassuming Chinese bakery that serves some of the most delicious chicken pot pies I've ever tasted.

  • Blogs

    September 18, 2009

    This Week in Deliciousness

    The sandwich mesmerizes you with its exotic accent and mysterious foreign spices. Surrender to the sandwich.​Welcome back to the weekly roundup here at Eating Our Words, where we've already started marinating the turducken. After E. Ting's N. Formative chat with Elouise Jones of Ouisie's Tabl ... More >>

  • Dining

    July 27, 2006

    Escalator Buffet

    Bombay Brasserie's new second-story location will have to do for the time being

  • Dining

    December 29, 2005

    Sanguine Soup and Sandwich

    Bodard Bistro on Bellaire is packing them in with "not too greasy" Vietnamese food

  • Culture

    December 1, 2005

    Universal Studio

    Tom Burckhardt creates an amazing cardboard atelier

  • Culture

    October 20, 2005

    Capsule Reviews

    A picture of our opinions on local exhibits

  • Calendar

    September 16, 2004

    Ice Dreams

    Indulge your inner Olympian with skater Sasha Cohen

  • News

    February 5, 2004

    Turkeys Fly

    Houston actually pulls off one crazy week

  • Music

    August 2, 2001


    The Pacifica Campaign is slowly weeding out all of its opponents on the Pacifica national board

  • News

    December 21, 2000

    On the Rocks

    For a winter skating rink in Houston, just add ice. And that's the problem.

  • Culture

    April 29, 1999
  • Articles

    September 24, 1998
  • Music

    December 29, 1994

    News from Nowhere

    Clearing the desk for the New Year, and other excuses for a column

  • Culture

    May 26, 1994

    The Last Warhol

    A single painting encapsulates the artist's gadfly influence