Jay Sullivan finds the beauty in The Elephant Man.
Above: A burka-clad Madonna talks about Pussy Riot to her Moscow audience Rewind: Vladimir Putin: No Pussy Riot on His Watch Free speech is a valued thing in this country. It's why journalists, writers, musicians and artists exist and are able to do what they do. However, in Russia, it seems to be ... More >>
"Dynasty and Divinity" gives us the art of ancient Nigeria.
Houston's Allen Stanford has told a federal judge here he's not guilty of a billion-dollar Ponzi scheme; he's also asking to be let out on bail.Stanford's attorney, Dick DeGuerin, told federal magistrate that his client has has a bad week, what with all the transferring between jails.He also, accord ... More >>
A federal lawsuit filed here by a local businessman is threatening to derail a multi-billion-dollar nuclear-power deal between the US and the United Arab Emirates.Why? Because one of the parties in the deal engaged in cruel, barbarous torture. Surprise!! It's not the US!A 45-minute video smuggled ou ... More >>
There's a conference here this weekend (according to the Times of London) that will discuss, partly, whether water in liquid form has been discovered on Mars.Leading to the question, obviously, of whether there's life on Mars.That, combined with the recent cancellation of the TV series Life on Mars, ... More >>
You may remember Steve Guttenberg. You may not, as the former star of Cocoon and Three Men & A Baby is now "appearing in Cinderella as Baron Hard-up at the Churchill Theatre in Bromley," which is in England and isn't exactly considered a step up from starring in Hollywood blockbusters.But Gutten ... More >>
Nova Arts Project surprises with a wicked Victorian comedy-of-manners parody
Protocols of Zion takes a hard look at those who fear Jews
A Brit flourishes by studying Houston
Groceries spoil in the heat, while the rest of Houston's music community blossoms
A Sort of Homecoming, by Robert Cremins
Europe has a problem with diseased cattle. Should Texans be wary?
Los Bros Hernandez return, bearing Love and Rockets
Product placement comes to adult videos...hey, watch where you put that thing!
Robert Rothbard wants to re-net America's basketball hoops
A simple Bombay boy from Montrose is poised to cross another border
Houston Ballet meets the Rolling Stones. The result? "Rooster."