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August 12, 2011

Volume 30, Number 50

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cover: "Free as a Bird"
 
features
news
food
  • Mapo Doufu Beatdown

    Yum, like it hot

    BY MICK VANN

  • New Products From Cocoa Puro

    Do yourself a favor and visit Tom Pedersen's booth at the Downtown Farmers' Market

    BY CLAUDIA ALARCÓN

  • Wine of the Week

    Chablis – The Thinking Person's Chardonnay

    BY WES MARSHALL

  • Food-o-File

    More Lone Star master sommeliers, Hatch chiles return, and foodies see if their brains are bigger than their stomachs

    BY VIRGINIA B. WOOD

  • Event Menu

    The harder they come, the harder they nosh

    BY VIRGINIA B. WOOD

music
screens
arts & culture
columns
  • Page Two: No Virtue

    The vicious circle of constitutional desecration

    BY LOUIS BLACK

  • Letters at 3AM: An Extraordinary Silence

    Oddly, American progressives don't protest Obama's war in Pakistan

    BY MICHAEL VENTURA

  • Oops!

  • After a Fashion

    Your Style Avatar's new lease on life as an affirming and supportive avatar starts, ahem, with Fashion Week

    BY STEPHEN MACMILLAN MOSER

  • Gay Place

    Oh, the planets are aligning for some late summer fun, darlings, we promise

    BY KATE X MESSER

  • Day Trips

    Pizzitola's BBQ is an East Texas-style barbecue joint with a funny name in the heart of Houston

    BY GERALD E. MCLEOD

  • Mr. Smarty Pants Knows

    Vampire bats, watermelon, and more to sink your teeth into

    BY MR. SMARTY PANTS

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