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  • Blogs

    December 10, 2009

    (Allegedly) Kinky ATF Agent Gets In Big Trouble In Big Easy

    ​What began as a routine investigation of a malfunctioning fire-alarm system at a suburban New Orleans Residence Inn ended with police discovering a scene worthy of Quentin Tarantino and Dennis Hopper at their most depraved and the arrest of 44-year-old Russell Vanderwerf, a Houston-based agen ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 28, 2008

    The Best Christmas Gift Idea Evar

    Thanks to Idolator, Rocks Off nearly had a stroke when he saw Mattel's new "Goth Punk Barbie," available exclusively at the Hard Rock Cafe's online Rock Shop for the not-so-low, low price of $70. Bitchin' lemon-yellow guitar sold separately, though this bad-girl Barbie does come with her own st ... More >>

  • Film

    July 3, 2008

    Kit Kittredge Is As American as Overpriced Dolls

    All it takes to cure the Depression is a little Miss Sunshine

  • Calendar

    June 5, 2008

    La Sylphide/A Doll’s House

    Houston Ballet closes with something old and something new

  • Film

    May 15, 2008

    New Blood in Son of Rambow

    The joys of DIY filmmaking persist

  • Music

    October 12, 2006

    Tech? No!

    An imaginary history of electronic music

  • Music

    November 6, 2003

    Thea Gilmore

    Avalanche (Compass Records)

  • Culture

    May 8, 2003

    All in a Row

    Every house has a story, but Project Row Houses has installations

  • News

    August 5, 1999

    Living Doll

    The days (and nights) of Debra Rueb's Tammy

  • News

    May 2, 1996

    Oh, Ken! Oh, Aladdin!

    Just how old should a doll be before it's allowed to have sex?

  • Calendar

    February 1, 1996