Media

How Those Rumors About Dez Bryant Started

Feb 26, 2015 By Dan Solomon

The Cowboys star wide receiver is the subject of some unverified rumors being reported by the mainstream sports press regarding a video that may or may not exist. How does a story with no corroboration end up being discussed everywhere?

Breaking the Silence

Jan 30, 2015 By Eric Benson

Five Rio Grande Valley–based reporters talk about covering the drug war in Mexico over the past decade.

Okay, So, Renee Zellweger

Oct 22, 2014 By Dan Solomon

Did the Texas native have major plastic surgery to completely change her appearance or is she just 18 years older than we remember her being in Jerry Maguire? Does it matter? 

NYC Food Critic Moonlights as Satirical Publicist

Mar 20, 2013 By Daniel Vaughn

Robert Sietsema, the Village Voice‘s food critic, is a cheerleader. Back in January he, along with nearly every other New York food writer, wrote a piece rah-rah’ing the New York barbecue scene. Maybe penning a promotional article about local barbecue is required for admission to the New York BBQ…

Are the Houston Texans Doomed?

Jan 21, 2013 By Jason Cohen

The Texans' month-long dive from top team in the AFC to number three seed with no bye week has fans and sports scribes talking like the franchise didn't even make the playoffs. 

Ad Men at War

Nov 1, 1990 By Skip Hollandsworth

How the battle for the Southwest Airlines account turned into a long-awaited showdown between Texas’s two top agencies.