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    June 14, 2012
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    October 27, 2011

    Let It Bleed

    Hard at work on his eighth novel, Deadwood author Pete Dexter still packs a punch.

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    April 27, 2011

    Carl Lewis' N.J. State Senate Run Going As Smoothly As His Anthem Singing

    The political career of UH's Carl Lewis has, so far, proven to be as successful as his "Star-Spangled Banner"-singing sideline. In other words, not very successful at all. Lewis, who is trying to run for the state senate from his hometown New Jersey district, has been thrown off the ballot for no ... More >>

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    June 1, 2010

    Mucky Duck Marks 20th Anniversary Tonight

    ​McGonigel's Mucky Duck, called by USA Today one of the top listening rooms in America, celebrates its 20th anniversary this evening. Originally leased but now owned by proprietors Theresa and Rusty Andrews, the operation has grown from a shoestring-budgeted enterprise to become one of Houston's m ... More >>

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    August 19, 2009

    The Five Worst Movies Being Shown On The International Space Station

    ​Maybe this has come out before -- the list seems to be a year old -- but we noticed today a story in the British paper The Guardian about the list of DVDs NASA has provided to the International Space Station.The actual list is here, released under the Freedom of Information Act. Movies are appare ... More >>

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    June 17, 2009

    Rice's Joe Savery, Still On The Path To The Major Leagues

    Photo by Daniel KramerA little over two years ago, we did a feature on Rice's Joe Savery, a linchpin of the school's elie baseball team, a guy who combined excellent power pitching with a terrific batting average.Savery is a complete local product, having played in Bellaire, at Lamar High and for Ri ... More >>

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    January 30, 2009

    Lonesome Onry and Mean: Good Trouble for Hayes Carll in 2008

    We freely admit we are homers, as big a fans of Hayes Carll as Milo Hamilton is of the Astros, but the Press isn't the only media outlet in the country impressed by Carll's first Lost Highway album, Trouble in Mind. The album, which featured the Americana Music Association's song of the year, "She L ... More >>

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    April 3, 2008

    Kevin Everett

    A former football player talks about his battle with a life-threatening spine injury

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    November 9, 2006

    Lights On or Off?

    The fight for a TV show about truth, justice and high school football

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    April 17, 2003

    Bloody Sunday

    Yet another weekend newspaper magazine bites the dust

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    August 15, 2002

    Bashing Bush

    The Chronicle's film critic doubles as a pinko commie naysayer

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    August 23, 2001

    One for the Geezers

    Former staffers line up to testify against KHOU

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    May 31, 2001

    Moving Out of State

    A "Learning How to Survive (at) CEP" sidebar

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    November 18, 1999
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    January 14, 1999
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    October 30, 1997
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    March 6, 1997
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    April 28, 1994

    Teresa's Treasures

    Teresa Rodriguez's up-for-auction goods tell a lot about Teresa -- and Houston