Sept. 23, 2016

news

Ms. Veteran America's Mission to End Female Veteran Homelessness

Molly Potter raises awareness for mental health issues

BY ANNAMARYA SCACCIA

Beside the Point: Still Waiting for the Punch Line

Awarding an anti-choice, nonmedical group a million-dollar state health contract is nothing short of absurdist comedy

BY MARY TUMA

Public Notice: Planning for Affordability

Council tackles thorny zoning cases

BY NICK BARBARO

Headlines

Quote of the Week

Civics 101

Grove at Shoal Creek Inches Forward

Council to finally consider contentious zoning case

BY NINA HERNANDEZ

After Numerous Delays, Cactus Rose Zoning Case Heads to Council

Relocation plans for residents of the mobile home park remain tentative

BY JOSEPH CATERINE

Will Trump Get Out the Latino Vote?

Eddie Rodriguez previews his upcoming Texas Tribune Festival panel

BY RICHARD WHITTAKER

Local Highlights at Trib Fest

Mayor Steve Adler, Lance Armstrong among those representing Austin

Making the Youth Count

Panel of formerly homeless young people gives context to statewide study

BY MAKEDA EASTER

Death Watch: Appeals, Waived Appeals, and Conflicting Findings

Fifth Circuit strikes down request to test death drugs

BY CHASE HOFFBERGER

Crime Lab Cover-Up?

APD admits to long-running wrongdoings with its evidence

BY CHASE HOFFBERGER

Norwood Murder Trial Nears Conclusion

Jury expected to head out for deliberation by end of week

BY CHASE HOFFBERGER

The Hightower Report: Fed Up With Wall Street? Do Something About It!

Grassroots group taking on the money-grubbing financial complex

BY JIM HIGHTOWER

food

Review: Coast

Simple seafood stars in tiny space

BY BRANDON WATSON

Cheap Eats: Luke's Inside Out

Coating your ribs for less than $20

BY MARY BRYCE

Dear Glutton: Looking for an Un-Kid-Friendly Restaurant

Where to play while the kids are away

BY EMILY BEYDA

Food Events

music

Stranger Things Blasts Local Synth Quartet Survive Into Orbit

Scoring the Netflix summer hit

BY KAHRON SPEARMAN

Playback: Austin Week in Angers, France

Kevin Curtin runs into more than a handful of musical Austinites on the other side of the globe

BY KEVIN CURTIN

Texas Platters

East Cameron Folkcore

Better Off, Fossils

Kris Kristofferson

The Complete Monument & Columbia Albums Collection

Midnight Stroll

Heartbreak Bugaloo

Johnny Nicholas

Fresh Air

James Arthur's Manhunt

Digital Clubbing

the Sword

Low Country

San Saba County

Fifth

Sophia Johnson

One Year

Whiskey Myers

Mud
screens

FANTASTIC FEST 2016

Charting the Monsters of Fantastic Fest

Here there be movies

BY JOSH KUPECKI AND RICHARD WHITTAKER

The Handmaiden's Tale

Sex, lies, and secrets in the U.S. premiere of Park Chan-wook's latest

BY RICHARD WHITTAKER

Don Coscarelli Returns With Phantasm: Ravager

Great balls of dire

BY RICHARD WHITTAKER

Fall Film Festival Season Kicks Off With the Toronto International Film Festival

Northern exposure

BY MARJORIE BAUMGARTEN

Film Reviews

Come What May

Period melodrama tells a story about German refugees in France in 1940

Goat

Alpha-male fraternity bullying sparks revenge in this true story

Jyo Achyutananda

Telugu romantic comedy

The Magnificent Seven

Revisionist remake stars a diverse rainbow coalition

Max Rose

Screen legend Jerry Lewis stars in this drama's title role

My Blind Brother

Indie romantic comedy has plenty of bite

Storks

These animated birds never quite achieve liftoff
arts & culture

Awful/Lucky Martha Kelly

Austin comedian Martha Kelly has two ways of looking at her improbable path to fame

BY CARINA MAGYAR

Arts Reviews

Teatro Vivo’s EL

Raul Garza's new play explores the power of the storyteller

The Theorists’ Hiraeth

A sprawling evening of art and community organized by Amy Morrow and the Theorists showed the challenge of editing in our age

“Figure/Heads: David Bae and Erin Cunningham” at ICOSA Collective Gallery

It's rare for a show to combine work by two artists so different in such a complex and intensely unified way
columns

Day Trips: Kenedy Ranch Museum, Sarita

South Texas ranching family's history is told through colorful murals

BY GERALD E. MCLEOD

The Luv Doc: Into It

It's a real drag giving an anatomy lesson in the middle of a hot makeout sesh

BY THE LUV DOC

Mr. Smarty Pants Knows

BY MR. SMARTY PANTS

Gay Place

The Gender Unbound Art Fest will spotlight the work of trans, intersex, and gender nonconforming artists and musicians

BY SARAH MARLOFF

Feedback

Letters to the editor, published daily
sports

Soccer Watch

BY NICK BARBARO

comics

Eyebeam

BY SAM HURT

Maakies

BY TONY MILLIONAIRE

Why So Much?

BY LANCE MYERS

Peppermint Tears

BY RYAN HENNESSEE

This Modern World

BY TOM TOMORROW

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