• Blogs

    October 25, 2012

    Anthony Bourdain, Part 2: Layovers, Twitter, Ruth Bourdain and the Dangers of Boredom

    Yesterday, we caught up with Anthony Bourdain -- chef, author, TV host, publisher and recent Texas barbecue convert. We talked about his love affair with Austin (he used the word "quirky" twice, if you're counting) and his disdain for Dallas Morning News critic Leslie Brenner, why restaurants servi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 30, 2010

    Hikers Imprisoned In Iran Getting Houston Support Tomorrow

    Music and a vigil this Saturday​Ben Felleman is hoping that the vigil he is hosting this Saturday to mark the one-year anniversary of his cousin Josh Fattal's arrest and imprisonment in Iran's infamous Evin Prison is canceled: "I would be thrilled to get that call that could transform the event fr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 30, 2008

    How Mexican Is Mexican Enough?

    Half Hispanic, half white, Stephanie Elizondo Griest, has spent most of her life being asked which she was. “I had no answer to this. Both? Neither? Either?” she writes. Griest grew up just south of Corpus Christi speaking very little Spanish, and admits she went from checking “white” on f ... More >>

  • Film

    October 26, 2000

    From the Mouths of Babes...

    Horses focuses on the children whose actions speak volumes about the persecuted Kurds

  • Calendar

    March 7, 1996