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  • Yo Gabba Gabba Live! at Verizon Wireless
    DJ Lance Rock and friends danced the sillies out at Yo Gabba Gabba Live Friday at Verizon Wireless, a stage rendition of the popular Nick Jr. kids show. But was it fun for the adults? Read our review on Rocks Off. PHOTOS BY JIM BRICKER
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  • Maiden Heaven: The Sauciest Wenches of RenFest
    The Texas Renaissance Fair is over and that means it's time to put away your loincloth and chain mail for another year. But that doesn't mean we can't take a look back at the festival's sauciest wenches (and we totally mean that in a good way). PHOTOS BY BARRY SIGMAN (1-11), FRANCISCO MONTES...
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  • Cirque Du Soleil: Dralion Rehearsals
    Cirque Du Soleil return to Houston with Dralion, an Asian-inspired performance fusing Chinese acrobatics with Cirque's own unusual Western approach to dance and movement. Art Attack got a peek backstage at rehearsals for the show, which runs through Dec. 4 at Toyota Center. PHOTOS BY FRANCISCO...
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  • Coppa: Come in from the Cold
    Coppa Ristorante Italiano — or the less cumbersome Coppa, for short — is one of those rare restaurants I've encountered in which I've never had a bad meal. Most dishes are so good that I want to order them over and over, and have done this often in my half-dozen visits since the restaurant...
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  • Rock the Lot at Aerosol Warfare
    Art Attack schmoozed with other gallery wanderers as we took in the art accompaniment of the film Stick 'Em Up!, the documentary about Houston wheat-paste artists, along with a wall-to-wall collage homage to Aerosol Warfare's 17-year history as graffiti artists in Houston and an introductory...
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  • Viva Las Vegas at Rich's Freakshow
    Showgirls, shotgun brides and Elvis impersonators hit the tables at Rich's monthly themed Freakshow night. PHOTOS BY SON LAM
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  • Celtic Christmas at the Texas Ren Fest
    Friday kicked off the start of Celtic Christmas Closing Weekend at the Texas Renaissance Festival and the crowd was making the most of it. Pleasant temperatures with only a hint of rain had everyone in a good mood. Chain mail, leather and tightly strung bodices abounded, with the 21st century a...
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  • End of a Tradition? UT vs Texas A&M
    The University of Texas topped Texas A&M in a nailbiting 27-25 victory in what may be the last game of a century-long rivalry thanks to A&M's move to the SEC. PHOTOS BY AARON SPRECHER
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  • 2011 WM Thanksgiving Superfeast
    Houston's hospitality was in full effect Thursday morning as the 27th annual WasteManagement Thanksgiving SuperFeast was underway. Along with clothing donations, games for the kids, and live music, more 10,000 people were served a Thanksgiving meal from 10am-3pm. This left the park in front of...
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  • November 2011: Month in Photos
    Its November, but its still hot in Houston. Whether you're a music lover, a sports buff, or a "rennie," Houston was the place to be. This month music-loving Houstonians flocked to Fun Fun Fun Fest and the Houston Press Music Awards, while UH and Texans fans alike hit the stadiums to watch their...
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  • You'll Want to Go Vegan at Green Seed
    With a carbonated bottle of Kickin Kombucha — locally made, like nearly everything sold at Green Seed Vegan — replacing a sugary soda, and this veggie sandwich replacing a greasy burger, it was a fast-food meal I felt good about eating. And, more importantly, it tasted wonderful —...
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  • Blood and Guts with GWAR at HOB
    GWAR hit Houston just a few weeks after losing bandmate Cory "Flattus Maximus" Smoot. Smoot had played Maximus since 2002, and passed away on November 3 while on tour. The band retired the character and turned into a four-piece soon after. PHOTOS BY BARRY SIGMAN
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