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  • Terra Cotta Warrior Exhibit at HMNS
    The Houston Museum of Natural Science's new exhibit of the famed Terra Cotta Warriors from Shaanxi Provence is nothing short of stunning. And so are the pictures. While photography isn't allowed in the exhibit, a few lucky Flickr photographers were allowed to take private and extraordinary...
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  • No Doubt at Cynthia Woods Mitchell
    Last night saw the epic reunion of seminal 90s rock-ska band No Doubt at the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion in The Woodlands, the 12th stop on their Summer Reunion Tour. Opening acts Paramore and The Sounds prepped the sold-out crowd of 16,000 No Doubt fans whose screams could nearly be heard...
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  • 10:05 p.m. at Aerosol Warfare
    Houston's street art gallery Aerosol Warfare had two shows open this Saturday, "7 Artists 7 Car Hoods," an exhibit of work on auto hoods by seven artists including GONZO247, give up, Skeez 181, Color One, Ghost Town, Sode and Jester was in the outside gallery. Inside, Gabriel Prusmack had...
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  • 12:30 a.m. at the CCSD Annual Gala
    The Connoisseur's Club of Smoking and Drinking held their annual gala this weekend. You can usually catch members of the exclusive club, which counts homebrewing and cigar appreciation among its activities, congregating at Jimmie's Place in the Heights. PHOTOS BY BILL OLIVE
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  • 11:30 p.m. at Dan Electro's Guitar Bar
    A sweltering Saturday night saw the regulars at Dan Electro's Guitar Bar, the longtime Heights institution, rocking to the sounds of Come See My Dead Person and The Hightailers. PHOTOS BY BILL OLIVE
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  • Flickr Photos of the Week: May 23 to 29
    Each week, we showcase our favorite photos from the growing and vibrant Houston Press Flickr Pool. Submit your own photos from around town by clicking here.
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  • The Pretty Things Peepshow at the Meridian
    The beauties of burlesque - Bettina May, Go-Go Amy and Angelina Insectavora - brought the glitz and glam to Meridian last night at the Pretty Things Peepshow. The Los Angeles-based trio travels the country performing their act, and also offers Pin-Up Classes in select cities. PHOTOS BY CRAIG HLAVATY
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  • Month in Photos: May 2009
    May was a busy month in Houston as people took advantage of the last bit of bearable weather until November rolls around again. From the ridiculous (inflatable penises) to the sublime (Hermann Park and the downtown skyline from above), enjoy a trip back through May with our month in photos.
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  • Michelada Throwdown at Anvil Bar & Refuge
    Three of the city's top culinary talents - Bobby Heugel, owner of Anvil; Plinio Sandalio, pastry chef at Textile; and Jonathan Jones, head chef at Beaver's Ice House - met at Anvil this past Sunday for a Battle Michelada. Who would concoct the best Mexican cocktail of them all? Read the article...
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  • Sunday Afternoon at the Tattoo & Body Art Expo
    The world's largest tattoo expo rumbled through town over the three-day weekend, turning Reliant Center into a showcase for the most beautiful and most eccentric body art in Houston. Artists from around the world were on hand to meet their fans and leave their mark, so to speak, on a few lucky...
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  • 12:15 a.m. at Mango's
    Although it's a restaurant by day, you'd never know it at night. The hipster kids danced and preened at Westheimer's newest live music venue, Mango's, on Saturday night at the Wild Fruit Shack Up Dance Party to the sounds of Cee Plus. PHOTOS BY BILL OLIVE
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  • Memorial Day Weekend in Galveston
    Locals looking to enjoy a staycation and holidaymakers from further inland hit the shores this weekend in Galveston. East Beach and Apffel Park were crowded with sandcastles, soccer and suntan bottles as people soaked up the holiday in the sun. PHOTOS BY KATHARINE SHILCUTT
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