Errol Morris can’t penetrate the man behind Iraq
Victoria Jackson went from the big leagues of comedy to the rabid right of modern politics.
"The InPORNant!" No?Matt Damon has always seemed like a pretty personable guy. He comes across as pretty smart, isn't known for being a cad (poor Minnie Driver notwithstanding) or acting like a jackass in public, and generally seems like one of the few celebrities we might actually invite int ... More >>
Photos by John Nova LomaxWheels fit for a celebration.Early yesterday, Michael Berry, the former Boy Wonder of Houston politics turned radio rabble-rouser, sent out a press release plugging a "Houston Celebration: Osama Bin Laden Dead." The event would be later that day at Hefley's, a Texalic ... More >>
Rocks Off combs through Craigslist's postings hoping to find the genesis of some great musical endeavor. So when we saw a posting looking for Arabic singers, we were intrigued. After all, this is a time of mosque burnings and our upstairs neighbors passing anti-Sharia laws. It must take a he ... More >>
American hero Matt Damon and his WMD of a movie Green Zone confirm the big lie, Hollywood-style.
In a highly competitive 2009 field, Governor Rick Perry is the biggest gobbler of them all.
Each Wednesday, Rocks Off arbitrarily appoints one lucky local performer or group "Artist of the Week," bestowing upon them all the fame and grandeur such a lofty title implies. Know a band or artist that isn't awful? Email their particulars to firstname.lastname@example.org. Normally, we do everyth ... More >>
Get Out of Jail Free
Don't miss the powerful, curious animation screening at DiverseWorks
No wonder all the bees are dying — Seinfeld's movie is embarrassing
A preacher makes the news again
A conversation with director James Longley
15 little words changed everything for the Dixie Chicks. In an instant, the Dixie Chicks went from country darlings to America's scape goats, and two filmmakers caught it all. Barbara Kopple and Cecilia Peck were not in London in March 2003, when Dixie Chick Natalie Maines told a Shepherd's Bu ... More >>
Sacha Baron Cohen's howlingly funny mockumentary goes looking for America
Gary Webb's reporting on CIA ties to cocaine destroyed his life, too
Knocking back a few with the Kinky crowd
Houston minister Dr. K.A. Paul flies around the globe using Jesus to pull in worldwide donations -- unfortunately spending more money on jet fuel than orphans
Call the cops! Call the fire department! Tony Cantu and the Epernay subdivision are at it again.
Three things you didn't know about Vince Vance and the Valiants
HPD loses its cool at the Halliburton demonstration
Warriors of the right take their battle against the left to the streets of New York
Michael Moore goes Bushwacking in Fahrenheit 9/11
Photogs and reviewers cruise each other at the Meeting Place
Tackling the team spirit
Guerin's Bistro fights the good fight while anti-French sentiment swirls about Houston and the United States
When these soldiers became writers, the pen becomes very mighty indeed
From leftist camps and corporate security to semi-panic and port patrols, Houstonians tackle terrorism threats. Sort of.
A year of Super Bowl media hype has begun
Nuclear Assault's Danny Lilker detonates a few mushroom clouds
A guide to new holiday discs, from surprise presents to Tannen-bombs
Billy Bragg and the Blokes want to know
Wannabes can become mobsters for a night at The Soapranos
Location will be a trying problem for Fastow's legal team
The latest terrorist flick isn't just insensitive -- it's downright senseless
L.A. curator turns "The Big Show" into a breezy stroll along Santa Monica Boulevard
The industry's initial reaction to Welles's masterwork should serve as a lesson to WorldFest filmmakers
Horses focuses on the children whose actions speak volumes about the persecuted Kurds
Sudan campaigns for Congress amid connubial carnage
Why would the U.S. ship dozens of snowmobiles to the Caribbean?