Dylan Thomas

  • Blogs

    February 14, 2012

    Ricardo Luna: Tries to Pay for Lap Dance with Crack; Assaults Cops on Way to Jail (Allegedly)

    Ricardo Luna had to wonder what this world is coming to. Not only did the stripper he attempted to pay with crack cocaine refuse that form of payment, but she also turned him in to management at Austin's XTC Men's Club. And now, in the wee hours of Sunday morning, his night was coming to a premature ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 1, 2011

    Brew Blog: Deschutes Jubelale

    I would like to specifically point out that this edition of Brew Blog was not, in fact, inspired by Bruce R's comment on my recent post about Brooklyn Winter Ale. Just kidding, Bruce. Not really. What? The truth is, I probably would have tried Jubelale on Bruce's recommendation, but I didn't. When ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 3, 2009

    Five Artists Motel 6 Would Rather Not Give Free Rooms, Including John Mayer‚ÄčIn a move sure to boost occupancy among skinny jeans-wearing hipsters while simultaneously driving regular families away by the family truckster-load, Motel 6 is running a promotion to give free rooms to up-and-coming bands: "Here's how it works: Motel 6 will give free rooms to developi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 21, 2008

    Five Movie Presidents Worse Than W.

    Oliver Stone's W. opened last week, to decidedly mixed reviews (not that any Houston critics got a chance to see it). While the movie may have received a lukewarm reception, George W. Bush's actual presidency - which is enjoying a 29% approval rating - is sure to go down as one of the worst of all t ... More >>

  • Film

    November 28, 2002

    Ocean's Ill Heaven

    Clooney and Soderbergh do a remake worth watching

  • Film

    September 7, 2000

    Force of One

    The late Sir Alec Guinness was a powerhouse long before Obi-Wan Kenobi

  • Calendar

    May 14, 1998
  • Film

    January 22, 1998

    Do Not Go Gentle

    The Winter Guest deserves a warm reception

  • Film

    May 29, 1997

    Double Dare

    Twin Town isn't another Trainspotting -- but it's not bad, either

  • Culture

    February 22, 1996

    Life in Motion

    A fatal diagnosis leads Bill T. Jones to ask: What's the best way to live?

  • Music

    August 18, 1994

    Fairness Doctrine

    In music, as in law, David Rodriguez tries to fit things together