Jim Gaffigan

  • Blogs

    March 27, 2013

    Pre-Show Dining and Transcendent Tortellini at Birraporetti's

    Birraporetti's is not the best Italian restaurant in Houston, nor is it the second, or even the third. But it's a stone's throw away from the theater district, offers fast friendly service, and serves transcendent cheese tortellini. Let me elaborate. On a recent Thursday night a my husband and I ... More >>

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    December 16, 2010

    Five Items to Avoid -- Even Though They Sound Good

    lucianvenutian​5. Tamales Many times, I have wanted a tamale and then not wanted it a couple bites in (except maybe after that pub crawl when the little lady brought some into the bar, I don't really remember what I thought before or after that). Almost every single one ends up being drier t ... More >>

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    February 11, 2010

    Jim Gaffigan

    We don't want to call him a food comic, but he does talk a lot about eating

  • Blogs

    November 3, 2009

    Distant Early Warning: The Wailers, Bob Schneider (Again), Hayes Carll, Peanut Butter Wolf, Queen Latifah & Dashboard Confessional Cancel, etc.

    ‚ÄčThe Wailers, The Supervillains: Sat., Jan. 9. House of Blues. 30 Seconds To Mars, Cage The Elephant: Thu., Dec. 3. Verizon Wireless Theater. Adam Richman: Wed., Dec. 2. House of Blues. Asleep At The Wheel: Sat., Dec. 26. Crighton Theater. Bob Schneider: Thu., Dec. 31. Meridian. Breaking Benjamin ... More >>

  • Music

    July 9, 2009

    Tapeworm? What Tapeworm?

    If you want musical comedian Neil Hamburger to play your benefit, you better have proof.

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    November 20, 2008

    Dan Cummins

    Web exclusive!

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    May 29, 2008

    Dan Cummins

    The comedian discusses issues with impatience, pop-up ads and lying carnivores

  • News

    May 24, 2007

    Funny Business

    Once upon a time Houston was a hot spot for comedy clubs. Now it's anybody's guess on who'll turn out on any given night

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    July 14, 2005

    Proud Marie

    A fiery poet shares her Home Grown flow

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    December 16, 2004

    New Year's Eve Guide

    Where will you be hoppin' when the ball is droppin'?

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    December 25, 2003

    I Got You, Babe

    Stan Killian puts his money where his mouth is