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  • Photography 101 From the Glasscock School at Rice
    This semester my photo class at the Glasscock School of Continuing Studies saw students from Ukraine, France and Malaysia as well as many Houstonians. Through a variety of assignment-and-critique sessions over an eight-week period they enlarged their knowledge of the language of photography and...
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  • Art Car Weekend: Your Pictures
    We rounded up the best reader-submitted pictures from Friday's sneak peek at Discovery Green and the annual Art Car Parade on Allen Parkway on Saturday afternoon. Kinky Friedman was the parade's grand marshall, ensuring that Houston kept it Kinky this year.
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  • 12:45 a.m. at the Flying Saucer
    Saturday night found us willingly abducted by the popular downtown hot spot. PHOTOS BY BILL OLIVE
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  • Fans Gear Up For Rockets vs. Lakers Playoff Game 3
    Red Rowdies and diehard Rockets - and a few Lakers - fans lined up outside the Toyota Center on Friday night to get revved up for the first home game of the playoffs against the Los Angeles Lakers. PHOTOS BY KATHARINE SHILCUTT
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  • Astros vs. Cubs: Believe It Or Not, There's Another Houston Team Playing Right Now
    Despite late rallies by Lance Berkman and Carlos Lee, the Astros fell 6-3 to the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday night, shortly after batting coach Sean Berry made the announcement that he may have a cancerous tumor on his kidney.
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  • Comedy Albums That (Probably) Aren't Funny
    We remember when we first saw a picture of Flight of the Conchords - playing Wednesday at Jones Hall - we thought, "Now those guys look funny." That was a compliment, because with many comedy acts, you can tell they're terrible just by looking at them. These comedy album/DVD covers look more...
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  • Art Car Kickoff at The Continental Club
    Artists and patrons gathered at the Continental Club last weekend to kick off the yearly Art Car Parade, which will be held on Saturday, May 9 starting at 1 p.m. on Allen Parkway. Houston's Art Car parade is the oldest and largest in the world and is now in its 22nd year.
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  • The Great Houston Art Roundup: New Exhibits Opening This Week
    A slew of art exhibits are opening this week, including "The Great Texas Sculpture Roundup" at the Art Car Museum, "Regeneration" at Green House Gallery, "Spiritual Symbols for Peace" at
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  • Taco Porn for Cinco de Mayo
    The rich fragrance grows stronger as you move closer to the small, warm taco, covered in tangles of cilantro and glistening tantalizingly with a savory sheen. The juices run across your lips and down your chin as you dive in unabashedly. This kind of passion can only be reserved for one...
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