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2008 ISSUES

February 29, 2008

Volume 27, Number 26

news

food

  • Trailers (No Trash)

    The Food staff surveys the street corners and back alleys of Austin for its finest street-food cuisine
  • Thom's Grocery

    Picnic at Zilker Park? Make Thom's your last stop.

    BY BARBARA CHISHOLM

  • Cissi's Market

    South Congress' grocer exemplifies its hip, modern surroundings

    BY BARBARA CHISHOLM

  • Food-o-file

    A new Torchy's Taco complete with seating and Little Nookies, Quack's political cookies, and more gooey food news

    BY VIRGINIA B. WOOD

  • Event Menu

    Feb. 29-March 6

    BY VIRGINIA B. WOOD

music

screens

the arts

columns

  • Page Two: Dream of Life

    SXSW celebrates the best of what I am and what I believe

    BY LOUIS BLACK

  • Letters @ 3AM

    The archetypes in this Democratic primary are Mama and He Who Can Free the Sword From the Stone

    BY MICHAEL VENTURA

  • After a Fashion

    Stephen has a DIFFArent weekend in Dallas and wants to give Katie Holmes a glass of water

    BY STEPHEN MACMILLAN MOSER

  • Day Trips

    Enjoy the petting zoo and hear the history of one of Texas' most astonishing African-American ranching families at the Taylor-Stevenson Ranch

    BY GERALD E. MCLEOD

  • Playing Through

    Eric Shanteau may be the third-fastest individual medley swimmer in the world, but that doesn't guarantee him a spot on the U.S. Olympic team

    BY THOMAS HACKETT

  • Mr. Smarty Pants Knows

    he benefits of exercise and alcohol together, why Tibetans loved to be devoured by dogs, and more

    BY MR. SMARTY PANTS

  • The Common Law

    Cycle Utopia – Can Cyclists Do That?

    BY LUKE ELLIS

  • The Luv Doc: Unrecyclables

    Keeping the environment clean is a dirty goddamned business

    Postmarks

    Letters to the editor, published daily

books

sports

  • Soccer Watch

    The Aztex make some coaching move, and more

    BY NICK BARBARO