Disneyland Resort

  • Blogs

    August 6, 2014

    Review: Punk's Simple Southern May Be Trying a Little Too Hard, But Don't Miss the Biscuits

    As we placed our order, the server's eyes grew wider and wider, and his hand moved furiously across his notepad, attempting to keep up with our laundry list of desired appetizers. When we were finally finished, he stepped back and looked at us -- two people who had just ordered enough food to feed t ... More >>

  • Dining

    April 3, 2014

    Tiger Den's Noodles and Broth Are Vying to Be Houston's Best

    This hole-in-the-wall has lines out the door.

  • Blogs

    January 23, 2014

    Houston in Top 10 Move Destinations in U.S., But Behind Dallas

    For the second straight year, Houston is ranked sixth on Penske Truck Rental's list of most popular move destinations of 2013. This is not surprising given both how economically friendly the city is and how freaking bad ass we are -- just ask like everyone ever. But, some of the other locations on ... More >>

  • Film

    October 17, 2013
  • Blogs

    October 19, 2012

    Clay Walker, Percy Sledge Sing to Help Fight MS

    "Welcome to Texas, y'all," mimicked the auctioneer at the Clay Walker Gala, held Thursday evening at the House of Blues. The auctioneer, a New Yorker, said he knew he landed in Houston by the sound of the stewardess' recognizable Southern twang. A stereotypical assumption, but all in good fun. Th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 13, 2012

    My Trip to Napa Valley: Part II

    I'm pretty sure I fell in love with Napa. It's like an alcoholic's wine lover's Disneyland; a land with a picturesque landscape and fantastic crisp breeze, with some of the world's best wine at your fingertips, just ripe for the taking. And the food scene: TDF. I was lucky enough to enjoy two incr ... More >>

  • Culture

    August 2, 2012
  • Calendar

    June 14, 2012
  • Blogs

    April 11, 2012

    Gothic Council Gets The Summertime Blues

    Well, folks, the last of a most inadequate winter is behind us and now nothing looms ahead for months except endless overexposure of the yellow hurty thing in the sky. It's probably no surprise to you that the average goth has no use for sunlight, even less for hot summer, and living down here in Ho ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 7, 2012

    Gothic Council Legitimizes Gothic Porn as Art (NSFW)

    This debate starts, as many debates do, with your humble narrator taking a poop. Our usual bathroom reading fair is Lovecraft, the Fountainhead by Ayn Rand, and our own Liisa Ladoucuer's Encyclopedia Gothica. No book is better for suited for a quick, random flip-through than her exhaustive list of a ... More >>

  • Music

    September 15, 2011

    Epic Meal Time

    Deadmau5 feasts on the energy of enthusiastic electronica fans.

  • Blogs

    December 8, 2010

    Chef Chat, Part 1: Robert Del Grande of RDG Bar Annie, Part 1

    ​EOW recently got to sit down with Robert Del Grande of RDG Bar Annie (plus a host of other restaurants around town -- The Grove, Café Express and two new ventures about to open at West Ave, just to name a few). Though we could have asked him how it felt to be one of the pioneering chefs du ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 20, 2010

    The George W. Bush Library: We Get A Very Special Offer To Donate

    A little something for the ladies....​One of us here at the Houston Press -- and we won't say who -- must have done something very, very Republican in a previous life.For the person -- and since we feel the invitation is really to all of us here, we're going with the editorial "we" -- has/have bee ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 2, 2010

    Beau Hinze's Backporch Shufflers Trounce Other Lone Star Bash Foes

    Beau Hinze & the Backporch Shufflers on Facebook​A few Sundays back, The Continental Club hosted the Houston edition of Lone Star Beer's "Battle of the Bands" contest. Of the three bands on the bill that afternoon, Beau Hinze & the Backporch Shufflers won the day, beating out two other local b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 12, 2010

    Historic (For Houston) Immanuel Lutheran Church Is Preserved

    ​Sure, it's younger than Angie Dickinson, but the Immanuel Lutheran Church at 15th and Cortlandt in the Heights is still historic. (So's Angie, to Police Woman and Rat Pack fans.)"The building, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, is a wonderful example of early 20th ce ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 30, 2009

    A Decade of Landry's

    Photo by B. Tse​Whether you love them or hate them, you can't escape them -- not even if you leave Houston. Over the past ten years, Landry's has become a household name. Besides owning such well-known restaurants as Saltgrass Steak House, Aquarium, and Vic and Anthony's, Landry's has dabbled ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 10, 2009

    The 10 Biggest Houston Bummers Of The Decade

    As we noted earlier this week, the fast-approaching end of the first decade of the 21st century brings with it a lot of lists.Some will be national; this will be strictly local. A lot of great things happened in Houston in the ten years of The Oughts, but a lot of bad things happened too. It's calle ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 16, 2009

    For National Boss Day: The Five Most Misundrestoor Bosses In The Movies

    It's National Boss Day, because apparently getting more weeks of vacation, a higher salary, and an actual office with privacy isn't enough. You can be forgiven if it slipped your mind. After all, you were probably busy using the phone in your cramped, depressing cubicle to argue semi-publicly with ... More >>

  • Music

    June 25, 2009

    Pay for Play

    Superstar session drummer and Dadaist marketing genius Josh Freese (Devo, A Perfect Circle, the Vandals) sells himself, his famous friends and all-you-can-eat shrimp at Sizzler to promote his new album.

  • Culture

    June 25, 2009
  • Calendar

    November 6, 2008
  • Blogs

    October 15, 2008

    Ike Kicks Disney In His Frozen Head

    Ike blew a couple of roof panels off Reliant Stadium, even though everyone was told the stadium would be able to withstand much stronger winds than that. The missing panels didn't bother the Texans, who have played home games there. (Unless you want to blame the notorious collapse against the Colts ... More >>

  • Home Entertainment

    December 13, 2007
  • Music

    September 13, 2007
  • Blogs

    June 19, 2007
  • Blogs

    April 4, 2007

    Playbill: Eliza Gilkyson

    In a town filled with great songwriters, Eliza Gilkyson certainly sits somewhere near the pinnacle of the Austin Americana scene. Across a stunning four-album span, she has consistently managed that most difficult of tricks, to be both deeply humanistic and magically entertaining while avoiding enti ... More >>

  • Film

    February 1, 2007

    The Kids Are Not Alright

    From Dakota Fanning's rape to John Cusack's daddy issues, Sundance 2007 was all about the kiddie porn.

  • Blogs

    January 8, 2007

    No Tourists, But At Least We Can Fucking Park

    The Magic Kingdom. The New York Times reported Saturday on the growing problem of parking in San Francisco. A finite amount of space, cheap meters and outrageously expensive parking garages have led to desperate fights over available street spaces. In 2006 there were 28 attacks on meter maids, or ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 5, 2007
  • Blogs

    January 5, 2007
  • News

    May 4, 2006

    Bam! Pow!

    Students find out cartoons are no laughing matter

  • Culture

    August 11, 2005

    Sold Out

    At the MFAH and the HMNS, it's all about the bottom line

  • Calendar

    July 14, 2005

    Let's Be Unreasonable

    Houston's art crowd looks to show up L.A. with some "Immodest Proposals"

  • Culture

    May 26, 2005

    Booking It

    These travel narratives are as much about the teller as the terrain

  • Film

    May 12, 2005

    Going Mental

    Mindhunters is truly stupid fun

  • Music

    March 24, 2005

    Stay Young and Stupid

    Dear Lord, please stop the Stingification of Beck

  • Calendar

    July 8, 2004

    Play Ball

    The greatest in the game come to Houston

  • Film

    June 17, 2004

    Feels Like 80 Days

    Jackie Chan takes a long trip without going anyplace new

  • Film

    May 20, 2004

    Nice Pussy

    A killer cat steals a wonderful movie

  • News

    January 8, 2004

    Training Day

    Light rail's first day brings one high after another

  • News

    August 7, 2003

    Tale of Two Cities

    Kid-Care's former leader says the attorney general is playing favorites

  • Culture

    January 23, 2003

    Ties That Bind

    Artist Sanford Biggers creates a fascinating common ground

  • Music

    December 19, 2002

    Lyricist Lounge Tour

    Sunday, December 22

  • Best of Houston

    September 26, 2002

    Best Bathroom for Bowser

    Fire Museum of Texas

  • Dining

    February 14, 2002

    My Finny Valentine

    Getting misty-eyed over creamed herring and sweet German beer at AnneMarie's Bistro

  • Dining

    December 28, 2000

    Uncorking a Bargain

    A champagne buyer's guide

  • Film

    August 20, 1998

    Escapism from Houston

    Dance has local angles but an unimaginative story

  • Culture

    October 10, 1996

    Jailed and Drugged

    Shows at Brasil and Ricesuggest that there are different ways to be naive

  • Music

    June 9, 1994

    Deep-Sixed at 101

    KLOL to McKenzie: Donna, you ain't no rock and roll mama!

  • Dining

    May 19, 1994

    Gawkers' Palace

    Lagniappe's neo-Creole cuisine may sound wacky, but it works

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