Michael Hardy

Articles by Michael Hardy

The Redneck Tenor

Oct 19, 2016 By Michael Hardy

The acclaimed opera singer Jay Hunter Morris has traveled the globe, performing Wagner, Puccini, and Bizet. And yet he still feels like a hick from Paris, Texas.

Gold Rush

Jun 22, 2016 By Michael Hardy

She’s tiny, intense, explosive—and the most breathtaking Olympian you’ll be watching this summer. Meet Spring gymnast Simone Biles.


Aug 31, 2004 By Michael Hardy

Look who’s coming to Texas. P.J. O’Rourke The political satirist will be speaking at the University of Texas at Austin on September 16. Do you consider yourself a conservative humorist or simply a humorist? I consider myself a humorist who happens to be a conservative. I think that things…