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Arts Roundup: Answers Issue Edition

A local actor and director makes suggestions on the Helen Hayes wage debate...
Washington City Paper  |  01-23-2015  |  Arts Desk

This Weekend's Five Best Food Events

Mozzarella. Takoyaki. Bourbon. This weekend has everything you need. Here are five places to put your taste buds to good...
The Village Voice  |  01-23-2015  |  Fork in the Road

Want to Live in Josh Hartnett's House?

Do you wish you lived in a traditional Victorian house? Do you like ice skating? Do you have $2,395,000 burning...
City Pages (Twin Cities)  |  01-23-2015  |  Dressing Room

Florida Beer: Wide Awake It's Morning From Funky Buddha Brewery

This week, we're continuing our trend (I suppose we should wait until there's three to make a trend... that's what...

Update: Collector Buys Pellet That Hit Aurora Theater Shooting Survivor Carli Richards

Update: Shortly after the publication of our post about Aurora theater shooting survivor Carli Richards deciding to sell a pellet...
Westword  |  01-23-2015  |  Lastest Word

"Home Rule" for DISD Is a Dead Letter, So Let's Go Back to Our Old Friend, Total Defeat

Philip Kingston, left, and Mike Morath at the podium in front of Robert E. Lee Elementary School last November. We...
Dallas Observer  |  01-23-2015  |  Unfair Park

Ten Dallas Restaurants You Should Be Eating at Right Now: Winter 2015 Edition

Kathy TranProof + Pantry is as much of a cocktail bar as it is a restaurant.The weather is awful again,...
Dallas Observer  |  01-23-2015  |  City of Ate

Miami Dolphins Sever Business Partnership With SeaWorld

The Miami Dolphins finally did something right, it would seem. After a three-year relationship with SeaWorld, the Dolphins are ending...
New Times Broward-Palm Beach  |  01-23-2015  |  The Pulp

60: Table-Side Caesar Salad from the Salt Cellar

Table-side preparation, that retro service style from steakhouses and country clubs gone by, has made its comeback at Salt Cellar...
City Pages (Twin Cities)  |  01-23-2015  |  Hot Dish

Baker Botts Snitched on a Potential TCEQ Whistleblower

On April 30, 2014, Kent Langerlan used his personal Gmail account to email an attorney with the Houston-based law firm...
Houston Press  |  01-23-2015  |  Hairballs

85 Metro Phoenix Places to Eat and Drink: Super Bowl Guide

Hey there, Phoenix! We're rolling out the grassy green carpet in honor of the biggest event to hit town since...
Phoenix New Times  |  01-23-2015  |  Chow Bella

Ted Baker Crosses the Pond, Opens on Lincoln Road

Courtes of Ted BakerTed Baker's aesthetic is at once buttoned up and cheeky, the ideal wardrobe for someone who understands...
Miami New Times  |  01-23-2015  |  Cultist

WWE Returns to Phoenix's Talking Stick Resort Arena in March

Pro wrestling fans of the Valley, better start planning your posters. The superstars of the WWE are heading back our...
Phoenix New Times  |  01-23-2015  |  Jackalope Ranch

St. Louis Police Fatally Shoot Armed Teenager in Stolen Car

Not even one month in, 2015 has proven to be a bloody year. With fourteen homicides under its belt, St...
Riverfront Times  |  01-23-2015  |  Daily RFT

100 Places to Party in Metro Phoenix: Super Bowl Guide

Hey there, Phoenix! We're rolling out the grassy green carpet in honor of the biggest event to hit town since...
Phoenix New Times  |  01-23-2015  |  Up On The Sun

Elton John's Music Paired With the Alberta Ballet = Love Lies Bleeding

Pair the music of Elton John and Bernie Taupin with ballet and what do you have? Believe it or not...
Houston Press  |  01-23-2015  |  Art Attack

Invasion of the Body Snatchers, Bram Stoker's Dracula, and other Reader-recommended movies to watch online this week

Each Friday, we recommend seven Old Movies to Watch Now, all of which come recommended by one of our critics...
Chicago Reader  |  01-23-2015  |  On Film

Madison Snaps: January 22, 2015

Today's image titled "Frozen sails" was photographed by Emily Mills...
Isthmus  |  01-23-2015  |  Isthmus' The Daily Page

The boy who cried 'Doomsday'

In case you missed it, the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists changed their "Doomsday Clock" to three minutes to midnight on...
Metro Times  |  01-23-2015  |  Blogs

Morning Links

More on Muriel Bowser's LGBT office appointment...
Washington City Paper  |  01-23-2015  |  Loose Lips

When Life Kicks You in the Huevos, Let North Dallas' Casa Navarro Give You Food Hug

Alice LaussadeFollow the Cheap Bastard as she scours the city, looking for a good -- or at least non-lethal --...
Dallas Observer  |  01-23-2015  |  City of Ate

Bacon, Bourbon and Robert Burns: The Ten Tastiest Events on This Weekend's Culinary Calendar

Two of your favorite vices will combine at this weekend's Bourbon and Bacon Festival this weekend. But it that's too...
Westword  |  01-23-2015  |  Cafe Society

5 Things to Do: Winter Soul

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Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  01-23-2015  |  Fresh Loaf

Glass Blower J. Michael Glass Brings Live "Degenerate Art" Demo to LSD Gallery

Family-friendly theme park performer by day, degenerate artist by night: Jason Bourgholtzer leads a double life, but he's not complaining...

Donuts and Booze: Glam Doll and Eat Street Social Are Putting on a Simpsons-Themed Party

Quick: What are your deepest, darkest desires for celebrating your next birthday? Okay, not that dark. But if you said...
City Pages (Twin Cities)  |  01-23-2015  |  Hot Dish

Lady Heat, Crashed Ice, Saint Paul Winter Carnival: Freeloader Friday

There's lots of free stuff to do this weekend, with festivals, sporting events, art shows, and more. Come take a...
City Pages (Twin Cities)  |  01-23-2015  |  Dressing Room

Which Awards Show Will Prince Crash Next?

Last Sunday's Golden Globes broadcast had many memorable moments, but one stood as the funkiest. Prince's surprise appearance to present...
City Pages (Twin Cities)  |  01-23-2015  |  Gimme Noise

Florida Grand Opera's Future at the Broward Center Is Secure, for Now

On January 8, the Florida Grand Opera's (FGO) general director and CEO, Susan T. Danis, announced that a fundraising goal...

5 Best Things to Do in Houston This Weekend: Madame Butterfly, Artopia 2015 and More

The original Madame Butterfly was a two-act disaster that premiered in 1904. Composer Giacomo Puccini hauled it back in and...
Houston Press  |  01-23-2015  |  Art Attack

The 10 Best Concerts in St. Louis This Weekend: January 23 to 25

Album release shows are like birthday parties, but for bands. These events tend to be overhyped affairs, and for good...
Riverfront Times  |  01-23-2015  |  RFT Music

Maricopa County Mugshots of the Week: Party Time

At the end of the week, we bring you a roundup of visitors to the desert's own Fourth Avenue Jail...
Phoenix New Times  |  01-23-2015  |  Valley Fever

Dallas Trolls Say Their Hip-Hop Is Better Than Houston's

Oh, Dallas. I respect you as a city, your hold on your (deceased) J.R. Ewing and Dallas Cowboys -- Dez...
Houston Press  |  01-23-2015  |  Rocks Off

Dear CBS, Can You Please Dump Jim Nantz And Phil Simms Already?

Early in the first quarter of Sunday's thrashing of the Colts by the Patriots, Tom Brady hit Julian Edelman for...
Houston Press  |  01-23-2015  |  Hairballs

Inside St. Louis Cardinals Manager Mike Matheny's Dream Home [PHOTOS]

The seventeen-room Wildwood mansion St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny sold to pay off his real estate debts is back...
Riverfront Times  |  01-23-2015  |  Daily RFT

The Ten Best Things to Do This Weekend in Miami

Photo by Monica McGivernIn the immortal words of Loverboy, "Everybody's working for the weekend. Everybody wants a new romance." And,...
Miami New Times  |  01-23-2015  |  Cultist

Steve Rannazzisi on Fantasy Football and Ridiculous Passions

Steve Rannazzisi is best-known to fans as the long-suffering Kevin MacArthur on FXX's The League, but he's also a prolific...
Westword  |  01-23-2015  |  Show and Tell

6 Best Concerts in Phoenix This Weekend

Lots of options this weekend. Check out our picks below, and browse our comprehensive concert calendar for more options. [...]...
Phoenix New Times  |  01-23-2015  |  Up On The Sun

Exclusive: Stream Bo & the Locomotive's New Album, It's All Down Here From Here, Now

Tonight is the record release show for Bo & the Locomotive's new album, It's All Down Here From Here. The...
Riverfront Times  |  01-23-2015  |  RFT Music

Go Ahead, Eliminate Tipping. You'll Get What You Pay For.

Last week Hot Dish ran "Is It Time to Do Away With Tipping? Maybe." The story concerned Minnesota's recent minimum...
City Pages (Twin Cities)  |  01-23-2015  |  Hot Dish

Houston's 10 Best Open Stages

10. TE' HOUSE OF TEA Open-mike happens at Te' House of Tea every Monday from 7:30 to 11 p.m.; some...
Houston Press  |  01-23-2015  |  Rocks Off

Openings & Closings: No More False Alarms For Osteria Mazzantini

Things took a decidedly odd turn when Osteria Mazzantini at 2200 Post Oak announced last July that it was closing...
Houston Press  |  01-23-2015  |  Eating Our Words

Twitter War Between Rappers Is Really a Battle Over the Soul of Hip-Hop

Rappers taking jabs at each other on Twitter ain't nothing new. But after last year's non-indictments for the deaths of...
Riverfront Times  |  01-23-2015  |  RFT Music

Did a Prosecutor and Police Send an Innocent Teenager to Prison for Murder?

Derrick McRae, 35, is serving a life sentence for a murder he insists he didn't commit. New evidence suggests that McRae could be innocent.
INDY Week  |  John H. Tucker  |  01-23-2015  |  Crime & Justice

Movie Madness: A Bracket-Busting Look at a Year at the Movies

From hundreds of films, we narrow it down to 32, then it's the Sweet 16, Elite 8, Final Four and the Two Best.
Boise Weekly  |  George Prentice  |  12-24-2014  |  Movies

Things Black Mothers Fear

Atlanta-based artist/author Carla Aaron-Lopez considers the woes of raising her two-year-old son in a world that already considers him a threat
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  Carla Aaron-Lopez  |  12-23-2014  |  Race & Class