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Dan Solomon writes about politics, music, food, sports, criminal justice, health care, film, and business. Dan started working with Texas Monthly as a freelancer in 2013 before becoming a staff writer, covering topics from the Baylor sexual assault scandal to the gentrification of Austin barbecue to the legacy of Texas outsider artist Daniel Johnston. His reporting has appeared in the New York Times, GQ, Vanity Fair, Wired, Fast Company, Billboard, and Deadspin.

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Politics & Policy |
July 28, 2022

Cruz Watch: Ted Becomes a Strange Bedfellow of Those Pushing to Overturn Texas’s Sodomy Law

In the wake of the Dobbs opinion, Ted Cruz said he supports repealing a 1974 Texas law criminalizing gay sex.

Film & TV |
March 22, 2022

Four New Movies Texans Won’t Want to Miss

The Lone Star State was well represented at this year’s SXSW, and these films feature settings, accents, and subject matter to remind you of home.