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April 14, 2006

Volume 25, Number 33

news

food

music

screens

the arts

  • Still Burnin' Down the House

    Salvage Vanguard Theater and the Rude Mechs party on

    BY ROBERT FAIRES

  • The Floating Chair

    'The Floating Chair,' an exhibit at Design Within Reach, shows how the area's finest industrial designers bring so much to the table

    BY RACHEL KOPER

  • Arts and the Economy

    A new study shows that Austin's cultural sector contributes over $2.2 billion to the local economy and is responsible for close to 44,000 permanent jobs

    BY ROBERT FAIRES

  • Zachary Scott Theatre Center

    The National Endowment for the Arts is giving the Zachary Scott Theatre Center $40,000 toward a production of 'Porgy and Bess' to be staged in 2007

    BY ROBERT FAIRES

  • Blanton Museum of Art

    The Blanton Museum of Art's new education and visitors pavilion has just acquired a name, thanks to a $4.5 million gift from Houston businessman Edgar A. Smith

    BY ROBERT FAIRES

  • Arts Reviews

columns

  • Page Two: The Politics of Distraction

    In the face of failure at home and abroad, the right turns on immigrants

    BY LOUIS BLACK

  • Postmarks

    Our readers talk back.
  • Letters at 3AM: Effete!

    It's never too late to see yourself as you are

    BY MICHAEL VENTURA

  • After a Fashion

    Your Style Avatar goes back to his youth and gets all horny (and toady)

    BY STEPHEN MACMILLAN MOSER

  • Mr. Smarty Pants Knows

    We have mo bananas today

    BY MR. SMARTY PANTS

  • To Your Health

    Burning tongue syndrome (glossopyrosis) discussed

    BY JAMES HEFFLEY, PH.D.

  • Day Trips

    Kayakers of all experience levels will enjoy a pleasant float down the Luling Zedler Mill Paddling Trail

    BY GERALD E. MCLEOD

  • The Common Law

    Car rentals – Do I need the extra auto insurance?

    BY LUKE ELLIS

  • The Luv Doc: A Terror

    America has got to stop treating parenthood as some inalienable right, like assault weapon ownership or hydraulic fracturing

    Postmarks

    Letters to the editor, published daily

books

sports

  • Soccer Watch

    The U.S. Men tie Jamaica, will announce their WC roster on May 2, and more

    BY NICK BARBARO