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  • Getting Your Rocks Off At The Roxy
    The weekend is here, and you know what that means... Time to get sweaty, but not in the Houston heat -- on the dance floor. PHOTOS BY SON LAM
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  • Behind The Scenes: Astros' Player and Pet Calendar
    We went behind the scenes today on a photo shoot at Minute Maid Park for the 2011 Houston Humane Society Astros Player and Pet Calendar. Astros outfielder Jason Michaels and wife Pamela organized the event, which paired players with either their own pets or those up for adoption at the Humane...
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  • Common at Warehouse Live
    The last time we saw Common in concert was in college at a free 2001 show on the UC-Berkeley campus. He was a different rapper then. He wore Birkenstocks and dated Erykah Badu. It was pre-Kanye, pre-Gap commercials and pre-starring movie roles. It was interesting to see Common 2.0 live almost a...
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  • AmeriVespa 2010: San Antonio
    More than 30 scooter enthusiasts from Houston spent Memorial Day weekend in San Antonio representing the Bayou City at AmeriVespa, the largest scooter rally in the nation. Now in its 17th year, the event draws scooterists from all over the United States and beyond. This is the first time the...
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  • Viva Las Vegas at the House of Blues
    The glitz and glamour of Vegas came to Houston this past weekend when the House of Blues hosted a Vegas Night, complete with poker, craps and Elvis himself. PHOTOS BY MARK BRITAIN
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  • Burgers Across Texas
    Last week, we featured photos of epic burgers across the States (Burgers Across America)--from peanut butter topped weirdos in Minneapolis to Florida's fried burgers. This week features the joint special with the Houston Press and the Dallas Observer: the big burgers of the greater Houston and...
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  • Buxton at Discovery Green
    With an hour of ghostly folk songs and high-energy hoedowns, Houston roots-rockers Buxton played to the largest crowd in their three-plus-year history Thursday at Discovery Green's weekly Capitol One free concert series. Toddlers down front danced as members of at least half a dozen other local...
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  • BBQ Porn: Get Your Meat On
    In honor of the bevy of barbecuing that will be taking place this Memorial Day Weekend, we browsed through the Houston Press Flickr pool and our own photo archives in search of the most mouth-watering meats we could find. If you don't want to fire up the smoker this weekend, just head to one of...
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  • The Pop Culture Cosplayers of Comic-Con
    From Back to the Future to Total Recall, from Daft Punk to Deadpool, from Sesame Street to Super Street Fighter II: The New Challengers, there wasn't a corner of pop culture left unchurned by the endlessly creative cosplayers of Comic-Con 2012 in San Diego. All photos by Shannon Cottrell.
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  • Taylor Swift at the Toyota Center
    We believe in her because she shares confessionals about the anxiety of a prom dress, boys with names not body-parts, BFFs, and the nerdiness of blue-jeans. Taylor Swift is the new neo-feminist. Get used to it. PHOTOS BY MARCO TORRES
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  • Boobs On Parade: Protesting BP
    CODEPINK activists protested [mostly] naked in front of BP's Houston headquarters on Monday afternoon. According to activist Diane Wilson, a fourth generation fisherwoman from the Gulf, the clothing-optional protest has significance beyond boobs: "We will put our bodies on the line to hold BP...
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  • Bibas Diner: A Sneak Peak
    Everything old is new again. Haritos Bibas is reopening Bibas Diner on West Gray in the old Bibas One's A Meal location (which is now on Westheimer), and he plans to keep the nostalgia but update both the menu and the interior. PHOTOS BY KATHARINE SHILCUTT
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