• Film

    May 27, 2010
  • Blogs

    January 14, 2010

    Pat Robertson: Has The Man Ever Been Wrong?

    The dust had barely settled in Port-au-Prince following Tuesday's 7.0 magnitude earthquake before opportunistic Jesus-bot Pat Robertson offered his take on the tragedy. Surely a prominent religious figure like Roberts could be counted on to offer words of comfort and solace for the thousands of vict ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 12, 2009

    The Sister Cities Of Houston: A Critical Appraisal, Part 1

    With the recent addition of Karachi, Pakistan, Houston now is a sister to 18 other cities around the world. Hair Balls is on the case - we studied all of them so you wouldn't have to. In the interest of brevity, though, we are parceling out our findings over the next couple of days. Here are the f ... More >>

  • Film

    June 5, 2008

    The Children of Huang Shi Is an Epic Bore

    This film is just another sweeping, extraordinary journey to redemption

  • Culture

    March 27, 2008

    Past Lives IN "Ethnography, Photojournalism and Propaganda: 1934-1975"

    A FotoFest exhibition displays a palpable sense of history "Western China,1934–1939""The Northern Front, The Anti-Japanese War, 1937–1946""The Cultural Revolution, 1965–1975"

  • News

    November 23, 2006

    Spank This

    I answer a call for help and get pulled into a cesspool of doo-doo

  • Dining

    August 29, 2002

    Peking Order

    Golden Duck may look a little too much like the Mexican restaurant it once was, but what a deal on duck

  • News

    July 11, 2002

    The Gong Show

    Chinese officials say Falun Gong is a cult and forbid it. Jason Wang is one of the true believers who won't abandon his faith, even if it means deportation or death.

  • News

    September 14, 1995