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  • Blogs

    January 30, 2013

    Old Gold: The Explosion of Vintage Jewelry In Hip-Hop

    In the past year, the hip-hop scene has traded in a great deal of its diamond-encrusted Jesus pieces and record-label logo necklaces for items with a bit more "vintage designer" style. From coast to coast, we are now seeing entertainers and tastemakers flash their vintage Chanel and antique Versace ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 18, 2012

    A Very Pawny Christmas: What Pawn Shops Buy and Sell Around the Holidays

    So you've got a million Christmas gifts to buy for family, friends, acquaintances, acquaintances' cousins, the mailman, Roger Clemens (we're not the only ones to send the Rocket a gift each year, are we?) and various and sundry pets. You have a limited budget and a limited amount of time. It's best ... More >>

  • Culture

    August 23, 2012

    Houston Theater Awards

    From actors to designers, directors to technicians, the city's brightest talent gets its due.

  • Blogs

    June 14, 2011

    Zoo Station: A Noah's Ark Of 75 Animal Songs

    And of every living thing of all flesh, two of every sort shalt thou bring into the ark, to keep them alive with thee; they shall be male and female. Of fowls after their kind, and of cattle after their kind, of every creeping thing of the earth after his kind, two of every sort shall come unto thee ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 11, 2011

    Jonathan Barnes: Friend of Houston Socialite Pleads Guilty to Money Laundering

    Ol' Blue Eyes weeps at what became of his Cadillac​Jonathan Barnes, the Bellaire oil trader whose ill-gotten gains include Frank Sinatra's 1957 Caddy, pleaded guilty today to fraud and money-laundering charges, the U.S. Attorney's office announced. Now very worried: The two other defendants w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 21, 2011

    Jonathan Barnes & Pals: How to Spend Those Ill-Gotten Gains? Buy Frank Sinatra's 1957 Caddy

    The first time Frank Sinatra's name has been associated with criminal activity​The U.S. Attorney's office today announced the indictment of three oil traders accused of running an $80 million scam against LyondellBasell, and the most entertaining part was what the trio spent their alleged ill- ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 17, 2008

    In The Re-Match, Second Baptist Again Kicks Lakewood's Ass

    The battle of the mega-churches is under way as hurricane-relief efforts continue, and it looks like Second Baptist has pulled out to a healthy lead over Lakewood. In fact, if you had bet on Second Baptist, you probably wouldn’t even need to worry about the spread. As of 1 p.m. today, volunteer ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 25, 2008

    Amazing: "Love Spell" Psychic Apparently A Fraud

    Some con men are so clever and charming that you can almost overlook their sleaziness. Then there are those who are just out-and-out douches. The Houston “love-spell caster” operating out of an apartment on Eldridge Parkway definitely falls into the latter. We were first notified of this dude ... More >>

  • Film

    December 14, 2006

    Rich Man, Poor Man

    Rags-to-riches flick declares: Money does indeed buy happi(y)ness

  • News

    November 30, 2006

    This Man Thinks He's Jesus H. Christ!

    And a lot of people agree with him

  • Music

    May 19, 2005

    Mama Mia

    Mary's crowns the mother of all Montrose

  • Film

    October 28, 2004

    Hail to the Drama Queen

    Annette Bening brings down the house as an aging star unwilling to fade

  • Calendar

    October 28, 2004

    Lord of the Bling

    The MFAH unveils more than 200 priceless Cartier trinkets

  • Best of Houston

    September 23, 2004
  • Calendar

    May 20, 2004
  • Best of Houston

    September 25, 2003
  • News

    November 30, 2000


    Transgender Slap, Rush and Hush, Rubac's Cube

  • News

    November 16, 2000

    Altar Ego

    Azita went looking for a wedding sponsor. All she got was a reprimand.

  • News

    October 12, 2000

    Jewels and Justice

    David Yurman yanks a local dealer into court over sales

  • Music

    April 27, 2000
  • Music

    March 30, 2000


    Behind current blaxploitation pulp literature is - surprise! - the music biz

  • Calendar

    April 29, 1999

    Night & Day

    April 29 - May 5, 1999

  • News

    November 19, 1998

    The Patron

    Money can't buy love. But it can buy polo.

  • News

    May 14, 1998

    The Further Adventures of King Con

    Yet again, Steven Russell bluffed his way out of prison. And yet again, he got caught.

  • Calendar

    May 1, 1997
  • News

    February 6, 1997

    King Con

    Steven Russell can bluff his way out of anything -- even prison. so why can't he stay out of jail?

  • Culture

    January 5, 1995

    Original Art?

    Works at the Menil and Texas Gallery suggest artists can still be unique -- even in imitation

  • Culture

    December 30, 1993

    Celebrity Photographer, Photographer Celebrity

    Talking with Annie Leibovitz about the manufacture of cultural identity and the American dream