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'Crocodile Tears' Misleading
"...of them. But the one line you devoted to "crocodile tears" being shed over Israel's "slaughter of Palestinian civilians"..."

Aug. 14, 2014 Postmarks

99 Austin Acts at SXSW Music
Support the home team!
"...Paul Wall and Trae the Truth. – Kahron Spearman Crocodile Tears..."

March 16, 2018 Music Feature

SXSW’s Sixth Artist List
Bully, White Reaper, Wye Oak, and 99 more luftballons
"...deck: Beat Root Revival, Brainwavve, Buck Meek, the Bvtcher, Crocodile Tears, Death of a Dream, Devras Plexi, Fort Never,..."

Feb. 1, 2018 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Live Music to See This Weekend
Unpacking Christmas in July
"...Led by Eric Unusual of the Cruel & Unusual,..."

July 14, 2017 Music Post by The Music Staff

Knockout performances by the three central characters and powerfully effective fight sequences are the key ingredients that spur this male weepie.
"...on his material and how to convey it sans crocodile tears and gratuitous mayhem...."

Sept. 9, 2011 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Crying: The Natural and Cultural History of Tears
"...Crying: The Natural and Cultural History of Tearsby Tom Lutz..."

Nov. 26, 1999 Books Review by Sidney Moody

Dancing About Architecture
The Hole in the Wall closes.
"...days at the club, there have been lots of tears and lots of frustration; at times it seemed that..."

July 5, 2002 Music Column by Ken Lieck

The Sour Notes Ride It Out
Life’s tedium and passion captured in black & white
"...The Sour Notes play tonight at Hotel Vegas with Crocodile Tears, Desert Culture, and Hex Boyfriend...."

May 24, 2017 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Playback – Austin Record Convention: The Greatest Record Store on Earth
ARC of the covenant, good Reputations, and Blind Sight
"...added Mad Maude & the Hatters' Jenny Carson and Crocodile Tears' Rudy Spencer to complete their six-vocalist lineup –..."

May 5, 2017 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Austin Free Week 2017
"...Crocodile Tears at Barracuda..."

Jan. 10, 2017 Photo Gallery

Lace Curtains
" Grape St.'s late-night retro sockhop. "Be Good" and "Crocodile Tears" play as lullabies; "Boardwalk to the Alps" and..."

Nov. 28, 2014 Music Review by Chase Hoffberger

The AggreGAYtor: October 2
What happened today in gay? Here’s your QILTBAG recap of queer news.
"...looks to us for leadership, as your AggreGAYtor cries crocodile tears for victims of marriage...."

Oct. 2, 2014 Qmmunity Post by David Estlund

Point Austin: August Horribilis
The dog days bring bitter reflections
"...our war on Afghanistan. Add to it our official crocodile tears over the slaughter of Palestinian civilians – with..."

Aug. 15, 2014 News Column by Michael King

Alligator Reported in Del Valle
APD issues community warning
"...TWPD at 409/736-2551 or email Just don't cry crocodile tears. They probably hate that...."

June 5, 2014 News Post by Brandon Watson

The AggreGAYtor: June 14
What happened today in gay? Here’s your QILTBAG recap of queer news.
"...GetEqual takes on John Boehner, but receives no crocodile tears...."

June 14, 2013 Qmmunity Post

The 24-Hour Sketch Brawl
Ten teams fight to see how much funny they can cook up in one day
"...11pm: Crocodile Tears (Hugo Vargas Zesati, Deano Jones, and Mike Sullivan)..."

Oct. 1, 2010 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Welcome to Hazleweird
Lee Hazlewood
"...and Bobby Darin’s “Since You’re Gone” soak up more crocodile tears. The dong, dong, dong of “That Old Freight..."

Dec. 14, 2007 Music Post by Raoul Hernandez

The Crying Boy (and Bob) of OU
", he's not the only one in Norman with crocodile tears. OU Coach Bob Stoops has also been letting..."

Oct. 12, 2006 Sports Post by Joe O'Connell

Interviews and reviews
" their best to make a difference and shed crocodile tears for a murdered Iraqi interpreter. The tale told..."

March 17, 2006 Screens Feature by Joe O'Connell

Top 10 State Stories
Our state leaders bumble through the year
"...Austin, are at risk, while state leaders simultaneously shed crocodile tears over the understaffing at CPS and related agencies...."

Jan. 7, 2005 News Feature

The Hightower Report
The Texas Lege comforts the comfortable and afflicts the afflicted; and Nevada proves to be a poor dumping ground.
"...came Goober No. 2, Rep. Ray Allen, who cried crocodile tears for those kids and families being cut, saying,..."

May 16, 2003 News Column by Jim Hightower

A Candle for Arnold
The Statesman's Coverage of the Lacresha Murray case
"...Last week in "Austin Stories" ("Crocodile Tears"), I pointed to another recent case of the..."

Aug. 31, 2001 News Column by Michael King

Naked City
News shorts
"...Crocodile Tears..."

Aug. 24, 2001 News Feature by Michael King

Keeping Industry Out
illustration by Doug Potter
"...and the council were interested in more than BFI's crocodile tears. The 7-0 vote proved that the entire council..."

July 18, 1997 News Column by Kayte VanScoy

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