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2006 ISSUES

February 3, 2006

Volume 25, Number 23

news

food

  • Crown Jewel

    Bombay Bistro is the newest Indian venture in town. Is it already the best?

    BY MICK VANN

  • Food-o-File

    Pamela Boyar is the best, according to the North American Farmers' Direct Marketing Association; plus, our cup runneth over with events you should consider attending

    BY VIRGINIA B. WOOD

  • Food Reviews

music

screens

the arts

  • Playing 'House' (and 'Garden')

    At Austin Playhouse, running Alan Ayckbourn's paired comedies side-by-side is double the pleasure, double the fun

    BY ROBERT FAIRES

  • 'Technologies of Writing'

    You can see the history of the ancient and modern worlds through the most central of human expressions in the Ransom Center's 'Technologies of Writing' exhibit

    BY BARRY PINEO

  • Austin Art in NYC

    Kirk Lynn's latest play, 'Major Bang, or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Dirty Bomb,' wins a bang-up review from Ben Brantley in the 'New York Times'

    BY ROBERT FAIRES

  • Mi Casa Es Su Teatro

    The unexpected is to be expected when it comes to FronteraFest's Mi Casa Es Su Teatro, which features everything from monologues to musicals to martial arts in theatres, living rooms, and bathrooms around Austin

    BY ROBERT FAIRES

  • In Memoriam

    Legendary hoofer Fayard Nicholas of the Nicholas Brothers, recent visitor to Austin for the Soul to Sole Tap Festival and friend of Tapestry Dance Company, has died at age 91

    BY ROBERT FAIRES

  • Arts Reviews

columns

  • Page Two: Sticks and Stones

    The paradoxical pleasures of the religious right

    BY LOUIS BLACK

  • Postmarks

    Our readers talk back.
  • Letters at 3AM

    Unless my transmission conks out in a place like Bossier City, a guy like me hasn't much chance to hear out a guy like Virgil

    BY MICHAEL VENTURA

  • After a Fashion

    Stephen returns to his designing roots; plus, the most charming Web sites of late, and the year's fanciest garage sale

    BY STEPHEN MACMILLAN MOSER

  • To Your Health

    Not only are eggs delicious, they're also good for you

    BY JAMES HEFFLEY, PH.D.

  • The Common Law

    Courtroom conduct and etiquette – can my clothes get me in trouble?

    BY LUKE ELLIS

  • Day Trips

    The Nasher Sculpture Garden and the Crow Collection of Asian Art are just two excellent reasons to make a short trip to Dallas to enjoy some world-renowned art

    BY GERALD E. MCLEOD

  • Mr. Smarty Pants Knows

    Eat and walk

    BY MR. SMARTY PANTS

  • Oops!

    Our latest batch
  • The Luv Doc: Gerbling

    Some people like to push the envelope

    Postmarks

    Letters to the editor, published daily

books

sports

  • Soccer Watch

    Houston 1836 is the name of Houston's MLS team, Arsenal is upset by the Bolton Wanderers, and more

    BY NICK BARBARO