The beginning of the Age of Twitter is generally believed to have begun sometime around mid-2009. Yes, some early adopters have been on Twitter longer than that, but as an accoutrement to our sports watching and as our first feed for breaking news, 2009 seems to feel about right. So for anything t ... More >>
This week America is celebrating -- although that might not be precise terminology for such a dubious occasion -- the 20th anniversary of the Nicole Brown Simpson murders, in which the ex-wife of NFL Hall of Famer/actor O.J. Simpson and her friend Ronald Goldman were stabbed to death in the overnigh ... More >>
Red-Blooded American Man's newest obsession -- behind Kate Upton -- has to be ESPN's 30 For 30 series. The sports documentary series takes on notable and not-so-notable events in sports history and gives them the 360-degree treatment. Since 30 For 30 debuted in late 2009, the directors have tackle ... More >>
Illustration via HPDSuspect in rape/assault.Houston police have released a composite sketch of the man suspected of assaulting and raping a woman on the west side earlier this month. The woman was near the intersection of South Gessner and Harwin about 6:30 a.m., December 4, police say, when ... More >>
Old Crow Medicine Show's new CD of original material as rough-edged as their traditional covers
Daniel Kramer Seems like yesterday that young Haf was crashing local prom parties... Journalistic powerhouse USA Today has an interesting story today about the young people. Seems TV's Judy Woodruff and a team from MacNeil/Lehrer Productions are traveling the country, hoping to speak to and lea ... More >>
Lee Brewer started stepping out on her husband of 30 years. She told him it was over. But Pete Brewer had other endings in mind.
The late William "Tray" Folliard, the Hard Rock, and stories from 'round town
During the Branch Davidian siege, a Waco TV reporter risked his life to help federal agents -- then was falsely accused of setting them up. Before the compound burned, his career was in ashes.
Austin police may finally file charges in the death of courts activist Donna Ringoringo
Are We Having Fun Yet? Or is it just the jangly buzz of advanced urban stress syndrome?