Two books on why you can’t go home again.
Fort Worth’s art museums are a bigger attraction than the stockyards and, what’s more, most art doesn’t smell.
Two well-known authors prove that knowing the subject matter doesn’t necessarily guarantee a good book.
Is the new Congress out to strip the Texas delegation of its power?
In Texas, the fandom of the opera is surprisingly large.
A funny thing happened on the way to the gold boom.
The new Frankenstein is a horror movie. Unfortunately, it wasn’t intended to be.
How to avoid sugar at any price.
Two old Houston buildings stand in the way of what some people call progress.
Price Daniel, Jr. begins his premature retirement (maybe).
Waylon Jennings in the dark corners of stardom’s light.
A new approach to an old problem.
Godfather II is one sequel that’s as good as the original.
The unfulfilled promise of San Antonio River dining.
Some dancing schools are out of step.
There’s nothing wrong with sibling rivalry. Keep telling yourself that.
Can the legislature’s black caucus hang together?
Dinner theaters offer the roar of the greasepaint and the smell of the kraut.
Awful. That’s what it was.
Both human and natural eruptions inspire some disasters, but a quietly poetic film moves the most.
In Middle Eastern cuisine, oil is something that’s mixed with chick peas.
It takes guts to fool around with pork bellies and other commodities.
A love affair that is so real it hurts; and one that hurts so much it’s unreal.
Menudo is one soup Campbell’s can forget about canning.
The costs of being sick in Texas keep going up, up, up.
Bringing back the Ghost of Christmas Past.
Gambling and growing old, odd subjects for films, odd films for those subjects.
Some children need more help than they are likely to get.
Holiday treats from the land where Christmas is always white.
One of the few things in life that may be more than it’s cracked up to be.
The confessions of the second man in a two-man race.
In today’s market all that glitters is not gold.
Examining the Supreme Court’s decision on Nixon’s tapes.
Belt tightening is in order; the present credit crunch may last and last.
Blood-and-guts movies take a back seat to a film about a pushy kid on the way up.
Eating along the San Antonio River Walk is delightful or disappointing; here’s how to opt for delight.
The ins and outs of drinking tea in Texas.
Austin is trading old houses for new offices. The City Council calls it progress.
The Houston Contemporary Arts Museum has an acute case of schizophrenia.
The Raza Unida party still isn‘t sure whether it wants to hurt the Democrats or help itself.
The Dallas Theater Center sets sail for distant and perhaps dangerous shores.
The oil companies are hedging their bets in the energy crisis by buying other firms.
Crawfish pie is not the only Cajun dish worth sampling.