Joseph McCarthy

  • Blogs

    December 13, 2012

    Does Anybody Really Care About Psy's Anti-American Rap?

    When we all first saw "Gangnam Style" on YouTube and fell in love with South Korean sensation Psy, none of us could have imagined that a few months later we'd find out that he rapped in 2004 about killing Americans. Rewind: Why Psy and the Innocence of the Muslims Guy Are Nothing Alike The exact ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 25, 2010

    Rick Perry's Book Fed Up: Shouldn't There Be An Apostrophe Between The F & E?

    The author, in repose​For those of you who think Governor Rick Perry has been just laying about in that taxpayer-funded temporary mansion, eating bon-bons with The Nuge, think again: the Associated Press has confirmed that he's working on a book called Fed Up, apparently about his frustration with ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 14, 2010

    George Washington Didn't Listen To No Rap Music

    Photo courtesy Texas Freedom Network​ The State Board of Education is meeting today to approve history textbooks, and that usually brings with it some entertainment.Among the worries on the left: That conservative members will insist that history has "vindicated" loony Senator Joe McCarthy.Among t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 27, 2007
  • Culture

    December 6, 2007

    "Lessons from Below: Otabenga Jones & Associates"

    Otabenga Jones & Associates teach us a few things at the Menil

  • Film

    December 22, 2005

    Rogues' Gallery

    Racists, louts and terrorists earned their place among the best of 2005

  • Film

    October 20, 2005

    Exhuming McCarthy

    The Red Scare returns in Good Night, and Good Luck

  • Film

    October 6, 2005

    Writes and Wrongs

    In Capote, a murder leads to a masterpiece leads to an undoing

  • Culture

    March 17, 2005

    Elegant Elegy

    The Alley spins new life into Arthur Miller's 50-year-old morality tale

  • News

    January 20, 2000

    Where Angels Fear to Tread

    When Kilgore College staged a gay play, administrators learned there were limits to a liberal education in East Texas

  • Film

    July 10, 1997

    To Coldly Go

    Contact is more like a close encounter of the turgid kind

  • News

    November 28, 1996
  • Culture

    April 6, 1995

    A Sound of Hovering Wings

    Angels in America arrives buoyed by hype, but rises on its own power

  • Culture

    December 15, 1994

    Going Public

    Dennis Adams' bus shelters try to move art into the arena of the city