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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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  • 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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  • OIMBY: Outstanding In My Backyard
    Not even yesterday’s exotic temperatures could stop more than one hundred fine folks from celebrating at OIMBY, a backyard feast celebrating some of Houston’s finest local chefs and vendors. PHOTOS BY RUTHIE JOHNSON
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  • HCDA 1st Annual Chili Cookoff
    West Alabama Ice House hosted amateur chili kings and queens at this weekend's cookoff, sponsored by the Harris County Darts Association. PHOTOS BY KATHARINE SHILCUTT
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  • Trailer Park Parking Lot Party at W.A.D.
    The Drinkery hosted a trash-stravaganza this weekend, with all the mullets and malt liquor you could hope for. PHOTOS BY SON LAM
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  • Not Studying For Finals at Rich's
    Shouldn't these kids be studying for their finals? Or is school already out for the summer? PHOTOS BY SON LAM
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  • Human Sushi Tray at Candy
    How did you spend your Saturday night? Probably not eating sushi off a mostly naked young woman in a Midtown dance club. PHOTOS BY SON LAM
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  • Jimmy Buffet and His Parrotheads in The Woodlands
    Jimmy Buffett has built an entire empire out of his beach-bum lifestyle, from books to bars to even a line of Margaritaville-brand shoes. And his concerts, like Thursday night's at the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, almost always sell out. PHOTOS BY BRITTANIE SHEY
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