Oh, this is why we have car chases.
Art Car stalwarts employ time, energy and creativity to bring their new creations to life. Oh, and scrap metal comes in handy too.
100 Favorite dishes in the Bayou City
In this week's cover story "Eating Our Hearts Out," we've once again rounded up all of the 100 Favorite Dishes from the prior year in one convenient spot -- dishes which exemplify Houston's status as "the South's new Creole city," "Mutt City," or whichever moniker you choose to apply to the City of ... More >>
Over at our food blog, Eating...Our Words, we count down our 100 Favorite Dishes in Houston each year for your gustatory pleasure. And in this week's cover story "Eating Our Hearts Out," we've once again rounded up all of those dishes from the prior year in one convenient spot -- dishes which exemp ... More >>
Olympic Fever!! Possibly uncaught, still. It's only every four years when the powers that be foist these odd events on us, but somehow that doesn't seem long enough. Things used to be different when it was relatively rare to see sports on TV, but now that we're awash in it the allure of Victorian c ... More >>
We have some great commenters here on Hair Balls, and it's time we paid some damn attention to them. So we'll be highlighting a Comment of the Day each morning, from the previous day's work. Maybe two comments, even. This will all be determined by a highly rigorous scientific formula involv ... More >>
Hot Wheels was, for a while, perhaps the coolest invention ever. Built to go much, much faster than the staid old Matchbox cars, Hot Wheels also came with a DIY track where you could start them off high and have them leap off a ramp into something expensive in the living room, thereby earnin ... More >>
"Almost heaven, West Virginia...."I understand my responsibility on Hair Balls is to provide sports-related content. But frankly, sometimes a story comes across my desk that is so transcendent in its dysfunction and so detrimental to my faith in mankind that it must be covered in this space, ... More >>
Pixar's latest is no lemon, but it does have that used-Cars smell
After nine months in a body cast and years of neglect in his home country, aging rocker Ed Hamell still aims to conquer America
Local artists show off their work at Lawndale's annual Big Show
Chanel Dita wants to champion transgender rights. But first, she's got a date with Jerry Springer.
Toys for All Inc.
He was the perfect St. Nicholas. If he could just move faster.
Nicole Eisenman buzzes but doesn't sting