Baseball Hall of Fame voting brings out the stupid in many people, especially those people charged with casting the ballots. Amid cries of cheating and ruining the integrity of the game, a loud minority of the voters have made it clear they will never vote for any player who took PEDs.
There are a ... More >>
Today would have been Joe Strummer's 60th birthday, but he passed away in December 2002 of a heart attack, days before Christmas.
He left behind a wife and three daughters, plus thousands of years of music and memories.
The loss was like a punch to the gut, made even more bitter because he and f ... More >>
Spring training is just around the corner. The players are oiling up their gloves, creasing their brims and preparing to chew, spit and rearrange themselves through another 162 games.
I love baseball.
I don't care that it is the slowest and most idiosyncratic of all professional sports. The on ... More >>
Join us later today when we pop into the opening reception for Sandy Ewen's Pop Up Art Show. This is the first solo art show for the woman who many know as an improvisational musician and who we recently named one of our 100 Creatives 2012. The work is a slideshow using vintage projectors that will ... More >>
Photo by Sunday WilliamsWhataburger: What a burger, indeed.It seems that Eater's post on 10 dead food trends has everyone talking, including the New York Times's Frank Bruni, who disagrees with the vital statistics of many items on the DOA list. Instead, he says, there is one trend above all ... More >>
This hlist is kind of funny now, seeing that the dearly departed White Stripes are smack-dab in the middle with White Blood Cells. We swear this final hlist was made Tuesday afternoon, before Wednesday's breakup announcement.
Funny how the band has actually been on the tips of our lips for a ... More >>
Wait, Craig Biggio did what?Craig Biggio used steroids.
Yes, you read that right. Craig Biggio used steroids.
At least that's the latest allegation to come from Jeff Pearlman, the man who says Jeff Bagwell used steroids but refused to offer up any evidence of Bagwell using steroids. Of co ... More >>
Rocks Off cried the night he heard Joe Strummer died. It was December 2002, and we sat on our family couch and let it all out. That fabled Clash reunion that seemed just months away would never happen. Strummer died of a heart attack at 50, just three days before Christmas, leaving behind a w ... More >>
Photo by GroovehouseDessert at a Reality Dinner / Click here for a slideshowOther cities have had them for years, but -- as with many concepts -- Houston is a bit behind the curve. We're talking about chef-driven, intimate, fiercely modern, multi-course dinners that allow a culinary wild man ... More >>