Hank Hill

  • Blogs

    September 26, 2014

    Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers at Toyota Center, 9/25/2014

    Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, Steve Winwood Toyota Center September 25, 2014 Anyone curious what might motivate Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers to continue making records could do worse than starting with "Shadow People," a song from the band's new album Hypnotic Eye. Like its neighbor "American Dre ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 7, 2014

    Three Stupid Things People From Other Places Think About Houston

    Houston is often criticized or lampooned by people from other parts of the country, but all that really means is that this city is notable enough to draw fire. People don't usually talk about boring places. Still, a lot of the stereotypes that get flung our way are just silly, and any Houstonian wh ... More >>

  • Music

    July 19, 2012
  • News

    January 26, 2012
  • Blogs

    December 29, 2011

    Keep On Truckin': Ladybird

    Earlier this week, Sarah Rufca's article at CultureMap inspired me to get out and try several of the new food trucks that have hit the streets lately. I'm already currently obsessed with The Rice Box -- and that's having only eaten there twice -- so I headed out yesterday to try Ladybird. I don't k ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 31, 2011

    Man Drags Huge Propane Tank Behind Bumper Down East Texas Highway

    Wages of Fear, East Texas style.​There's an old East Texas joke that goes something like this: A few years back, Chevy started installing black boxes in the cabs of their pickup trucks so they could learn something about how fatal crashes occurred. In 49 American states, the last thing they ... More >>

  • Dining

    May 13, 2010

    Vegan Surprise

    Loving Hut's food is tasty — you'll never guess where it came from.

  • Blogs

    January 22, 2010

    PETA Be Buggin' About Blinged-Out Border Beetle

    Photo courtesy CBP​Contraband along the Texas-Mexico border flows both ways. Drugs tend to come north. Desperados on the lam tend to flow south. But every now and then there's a novelty like this woman and her strange pet. The Brownsville Herald picks up the tale: It wasn't marijuana, co ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 6, 2010

    Stuck On You: Farmville Fanatic Arrested In String Of Bizarre Summertime Adhesive Attacks

    ​One of the more bizarre Houston-area crimes of the past year has apparently been solved.Back in July, Pasadena police were seeking a man described as an "older teenager" who they believed attacked random women in retail outlets. His assaults took a peculiar form: he would squirt a tube of what w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 11, 2007

    Lady Bird Johnson, 1912-2007

    Lady Bird has passed away. She will be missed. We can only wonder what Hank Hill is thinking. -- Keith Plocek

  • Music

    November 10, 2005

    Low Ride, Take It Easy

    A trip to the Los Magnificos Car Show sets us to pondering why there cant be a local rock equivalent

  • News

    October 20, 2005

    Toy Story

    An HPD sex-toy crackdown goes limp

  • Music

    May 19, 2005

    Addicted to Fluff

    Racket and company's American Idol symposium

  • Calendar

    September 2, 2004

    Shel Shocked

    Silverstein knew how to get nasty