Cardiovascular Medicine

  • Blogs

    July 31, 2014

    This GoPro Stuntman Video Will Put Your Stomach In Knots (VIDEO)

    Ethan Swanson is one bad dude. Until about fifteen minutes ago, I had no idea who Ethan Swanson was, but I learned from the video in this post that he is a professional stuntman, and fifteen minutes is about the amount of time it takes to watch this video. Seven times. Let me preface this by say ... More >>

  • Calendar

    June 19, 2014
  • Blogs

    July 19, 2013

    Hardly Beyond The Pale: Top 5 Healthful White Foods

    Pigmentally-challenged foods get a bad rap. While it's generally true that a plate filled with fresh produce, meats, and grains of vibrant hues is likely to be more healthful, that doesn't mean naturally plain white fare is always already bad for you. Here are five white foods that are just as good ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 31, 2013

    Texas Blues Hero Jimmie Vaughan Recovering After Heart Attack

    Guitarist Jimmie Vaughan, a founding member of the Fabulous Thunderbirds and one of the nation's leading solo blues artists, has been discharged from a California hospital after being treated for a heart attack, according to a statement from his management Thursday morning. Gretchen Barber, Executi ... More >>

  • Calendar

    February 23, 2012
  • Blogs

    February 3, 2012

    5 Ways the Super Bowl Can Kill or Maim You (Or Your Dog!), According to Experts

    Earlier this week we brought you the solemn warning from Methodist Hospital, urging people to remember to pee during the Super Bowl. If you don't, an expert said, you might end up in the ER with a catheter inserted into places you'd rather not have such things inserted. But that is not the only wa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 22, 2011

    In Defense of Bread

    ​Food critic Jeffrey Steingarten proposed that the world could be divided into two types of people: those who can enjoyably live on bread alone, and those who need all the other food groups for gastronomic pleasure. I am of the former group, but with one condition: The bread must have butter. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 27, 2011

    Off the Wall: Bruce R Suggests B&M Brown Bread - in a Can

    ​Each week, I'll take one reader's comment and base a post around it. Anything is fair game--from restaurant suggestions to cooking strategies to new product purchases. John Seaborn Gray's recent post about the worst canned goods contains my favorite line in food blogging history. In refer ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 28, 2010

    Houston Is A Global City, Foreign Policy Magazine Declares

    Photo courtesy GHCVBA global city....with a disappointing football team​Foreign Policy magazine, desperate to hike pageviews now that their "Hottest Women of Diplomacy" issue is a thing of the past (or of our imagination) has ranked the 65 "Global Cities" of the world.The magazine looked at 65 cit ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 1, 2010

    Random Ingredient: Leeks

    ​What is it? Leeks are related to shallots, onions and garlic, but they have a milder, sweeter taste. Instead of forming bulbs at the base of the plant like the others, leeks form long, thick stalks with heavy green outer layers that extend toward the top. They look like giant, mutated version ... More >>

  • Music

    May 6, 2010
  • Blogs

    February 10, 2010

    Sampler Plate: This Week In Food Blogs

    Each week, we put together a sampler plate of the most interesting links from both local and national food blogs. Know a blog we should be paying particular attention to? Leave the address in the comments section below. Confessions of a Gluttinous Chinaman: One of two blogs that we were just turned ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 27, 2009

    Ask a Rapper: Much Luvv's Tre9 Remembers Late Christian Rapper Juan "Enock" James

    The hip-hop world is a less than sensible place - lots of times, you're even required to clarify when bad means bad and when bad means good - so once a week we're going to get with a rapper and ask them to explain things. Have something you always wanted to ask a rapper? Email it to introducinglisto ... More >>

  • Calendar

    October 23, 2008

    David Macaulay

    The author of Pyramid and Castle explains our insides at a Cool Brains! Inprint Readings for Young People presentation

  • Calendar

    July 20, 2006
  • Best of Houston

    September 25, 2003
  • Music

    September 11, 2003


    City Reading: Tre Storie Western (Record Makers/Astralwerks)

  • Dining

    May 16, 2002

    Wheat Meat

    Naturally Yours Café

  • Music

    January 17, 2002

    Joseph Murrail Jackson Memorials

    Friday, January 18 and Sunday, January 20

  • Best of Houston

    September 20, 2001

    Best Tofu/Soy Products

    Whole Foods Market

  • Best of Houston

    September 21, 2000

    Best Golf Hole

    No. 4, Stables Course, Old Orchard Golf Club