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  • Film

    February 6, 2014

    It's Not Monumental, But the Monuments Men Satisfies in Bits and Pieces

    Clooney's actors shine, and that's almost enough.

  • Blogs

    June 1, 2012

    What's the Deal With "Old" Wine?

    So, what's the deal with old wine anyway? Wednesday's post on What are "Tannins" in Wine? got me thinking about the widely divergent ways Europeans and Americans perceive and approach the consumption of "old wine." Tannins and "tannic structure," after all, are part of what gives wine its longevity ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 6, 2009

    The H-Town Countdown, No. 25: Big Moe's City of Syrup

    Roughly 84,000 rap albums have been released in Houston since 1989. We're counting down the 25 best of all time every Thursday. Got a problem with the list? Shove it. Just kidding. Friendship. Email‚ÄčThe first thing we thought once this list was compiled and all the records h ... More >>

  • Film

    August 18, 2005

    Bird Droppings

    Disney's Valiant effort never leaves the hangar

  • News

    June 16, 2005

    Digging It

    Tunnels are a rare bird in Houston. But will they fly for I-45?

  • Music

    May 23, 2002

    Blockbuster Beats

    New York shut down their popular club gig, so DJs Sasha and Digweed hit the road

  • Film

    May 18, 1995

    First, There Was a Mountain

    Brash and bashful, Hugh Grant stars in yet another fey English tale, this one with a twist