Unhitch yourself from the grocery cart and shop around.
Why movies play where they do, when they do, and if they do.
Right here in Austin and right up there in Washington, our men who stand for office have been messin' around.
The New Doctors refuse to take old medicine.
Over the Sierras to Topolobampo and back by the headiest of Mexican railroads.
Old films and old themes come uneasily back to life.
A single-minded Houston director puts on new plays.
Getting the most from the Met for less.
A conversation about closed-end funds with a man who should know.
Is there any good Italian Food in Dallas?
Wring your hands, cut your wrists, do anything, but just listen to how Kinky can sing.
TALK OF CHANGE AND REFORM has been in the air since the Sharpstown scandals more than perhaps at any time in our state’s history. Such talk is welcome, and, as most of us apparently felt in the last elections, mandatory. One imagines that talk of reform came as uncomfortably, but…
THE GETAWAY THAT DIDN’T LAST ON A COOL EVENING IN late spring, Mark Jones and Francisco Perez entered Joseph’s Foodliner, a small market in northwest San Antonio specializing in homemade egg rolls (4 for a dollar) and fresh Chinese snow peas. Young, longhaired, bearded, they had apparently charted an ambitious…
Comic Relief The 1970’s have Peanuts, the 1860’s had Dickens’ latest novel, but in the 1920’s and ’30’s nothing could quite match the goings-on in Krazy Kat, George Herriman’s celebrated comic strip. Millions of inveterate fans (including President Woodrow Wilson) followed the daily adventures of the noble-minded, simple-minded Kat,…