Chamillionaire as Grand Marshall and featured writer. Oysters, Piss Pie and 5-minute cake. Wild Moccasins, Something Fierce, Born Liars and... Scott Weiland? MLK Day as prelude to the inauguration of a lifetime. It's gonna be a weird-ass year.
On Sunday, January 25, teams could create any dish they wanted (desserts excluded) as long as it was cooked on site, in one pot and incorporated at least one variety of Saint Arnold's beer. Oh, and it had to feed 250 people. PHOTOS BY JEFF BALKE
With performances from Sideshow Tramps, Karina Nistal, Arthur Yoria, Houston Metropolitan Dance Company, Dominic Walsh Dance Theater and Travesty Dance Group, not to mention paintings, sculpture, fashion and food from dozens of local artists and artisans, the evening of Saturday, January 24,...
Scenes from the Seafarers International Union Hall and the Shape Community Center in Houston during Barack Obama's induction as the 44th President of the United States on January 20, 2009. PHOTOS BY DANIEL KRAMER
Co-Grand Marshal Chamillionaire, Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, Rockets mascot Clutch and the U of H marching band were but a few who marched or rode in Houston's annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day parade downtown under crystal-blue skies the morning of January 19.