July 3, 2015

Volume 34, Number 44

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MARRIAGE EQUALITY

Marriage for Everyone

Travis County "overjoyed" to comply with Supreme Court decision

BY MARY TUMA

Gay Marriage American Catholic Style

American Catholic church celebrates marriage equality

BY KATE X MESSER

Point Austin: Happy Fourth!

Feel good about America, but not too good

BY MICHAEL KING

Public Notice: In Defense of Pedophilia

CM Don Zimmerman embarks on a new crusade

BY NICK BARBARO

Headlines

Quote of the Week

Civics 101

Council: Midterm Report Cards

The Chronicle grades new Council members

BY MICHAEL KING

Something You Ate?

Cyclospora outbreak leads to intestinal misery in Travis County

BY CHASE HOFFBERGER

Pressley Sanctioned

Judge imposes sanctions for a "frivolous" lawsuit

BY MICHAEL KING

Zimmerman Not Celebrating Marriage Equality

D6 CM compares same-sex marriage to pedophilia

BY NINA HERNANDEZ

Cemetery Master Plan Inches Closer to Life

Boards & commissions pass graveyard draft

BY RICHARD WHITTAKER

SCOTUS Blocks HB 2 – For Now

U.S. Supreme Court halts Texas abortion law in 5-4 stay

BY MARY TUMA

Her Body, Her Choice

Cheryl Morris plans to donate her body for display after death

BY RICHARD WHITTAKER

The End of Family Detention?

Positive changes coming, but some say it's not enough

BY TONY CANTÚ

Supreme Court OKs Use of Execution Drug

SCOTUS greenlights use of lethal injection drug midazolam

BY CHASE HOFFBERGER

The Hightower Report

Trump tries to put his brand on GOP

BY JIM HIGHTOWER

food

Mom and Apple Pie

Celebrating the new America

BY BRANDON WATSON

Italic

New comfort for a changing Austin

BY BRANDON WATSON

The Shopping List

Three new ways to keep it local

BY SERENA YEH

Food-o-File

Kendall Melton takes Paris

BY VIRGINIA B. WOOD

Food Events

music

Speaking of the Dead

To mark the Grateful Dead's final performances this weekend, a look back on the band's local history

BY KEVIN CURTIN

Playback: Willie's Picnic Comes Home

Willie Nelson Fourth of July Picnic lands back in Austin

BY KEVIN CURTIN

screens

State of the Union

A Fourth of July film roundup that goes beyond Independence Day

BY JOSH KUPECKI

An Ungentrified Man

David Gordon Green wraps up his Texas trilogy with Manglehorn

BY RICHARD WHITTAKER

A Novel Approach

Playing with the narrative of In Stereo

BY CAITLIN MOORE

Film Reviews

Faith of Our Fathers

Faith-based drama.

In Stereo

Indie romantic comedy doesn't resonate

Magic Mike XXL

The boys are back in town

Manglehorn

Al Pacino stars in David Gordon Green's shot-in-Austin drama

Max

After sufferiong trauma in Afghanistan, a heroic dog is sent stateside

Second Hand Husband

Bollywood romantic comedy.

Terminator: Genisys

The Governator is back

Testament of Youth

The luminous Alicia Vikander stars as a woman coming of age amid World War I
arts & culture

Break Into the Future

It's a new day for chamber music, as the Austin Chamber Music Festival shows

BY ROBERT FAIRES

Arts Reviews

Heathers, the Musical

Doctuh Mistuh's staging of the Eighties cult film is ridiculous in the best possible way

The Rocky Horror Show

Doctuh Mistuh's visit to the Frankenstein place is delightfully inclusive for die-hard fans and virgins alike

"Katie Rose Pipkin: picking figs in the garden while my world eats Itself"

In an art exhibition and accompanying chapbook, Pipkin automates the un-automatable
columns

Gay Place: We do!

It's the Fourth! Celebrate the rainbow and the Pink, White, and Sky Blue!

BY KATE X MESSER

Mr. Smarty Pants Knows

BY MR. SMARTY PANTS

Day Trips: Glenrio, Texas

West Texas ghost town was once a popular stop on Route 66

BY GERALD E. MCLEOD

Oops

The Luv Doc: Kind of Goofy, Kind of Dicky

Her unique worth as a human being exists outside of your palette of needs

BY THE LUV DOC

Feedback

Letters to the editor, published daily
sports

Soccer Watch

BY NICK BARBARO

comics

Maakies

BY TONY MILLIONAIRE

Eyebeam

BY SAM HURT

Peppermint Tears

BY RYAN HENNESSEE

This Modern World

BY TOM TOMORROW

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