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Grandma Steven: Austin’s Very Own Golden Girl
This bearded queen is not your average nana
"...not Mrs. Doubtfire. It’s Austin’s very own golden girl, Grandma Steven, and she has the Life Alert® button to..."

Dec. 20, 2019 Qmmunity Post by A. Micah Mills

Lily Tomlin leads a dynamic cast down roads less traveled
" writer/director Paul Weitz’s smart, deep, funny, and moving Grandma, which I personally take as a hopeful sign of..."

Sept. 11, 2015 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

She's Her Own Grandma
Carole Keeton Strayhorn – what a long strange trip it's been
"...sounding more like a giddy schoolgirl than the "tough grandma" moniker that's helped carry her through two previous statewide..."

July 28, 2006 News Feature by Amy Smith

Grandma to Tony La Russa: 'Shape Up or Ship Out'
"...Grandma: ... and they have the game tonight, right? Me:..."

Oct. 8, 2006 Sports Post by Shawn Badgley

Lucky Grandma
Tsai Chin is one bad grandma in this glorious, unconventional noir
"...comedy gangster comedy, it's very simple. Don't mess with Grandma Wong. She's been through the ringer, as her fortune..."

May 29, 2020 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

One Sneaky Grandma
The story behind Carole Keeton Strayhorn's election eve phone call
" at 477-VOTE. That's 4-7-7-V-O-T-E. This is one tough grandma, Carole Keeton Strayhorn. Please make sure you vote tomorrow...."

Nov. 14, 2008 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

The Staff of Life: Grandma Dottie's Oatmeal Bread
Step-by-step, foolproof instructions
" friend Brian Beattie gave me a loaf of Grandma Dottie's Oatmeal Bread as a gift. (The recipe is..."

Nov. 23, 2007 Food Feature by Kate Thornberry

I am Grandma, Hear Me Roar
"...had no complaints about another Perry attack number, titled "Grandma's Attic," because she's rather fond of the "Grandma" handle...."

Nov. 2, 2006 News Post by Amy Smith

One Sneaky Grandma
Strayhorn's Election Robocall
" at 477-VOTE. That's 4-7-7-V-O-T-E. This is one tough Grandma, Carole Keeton Strayhorn. Please make sure you vote tomorrow...."

Nov. 5, 2008 News Post by Katherine Gregor

Grandma's House of Horrors
"...the camp rolled out an interactive Web tour of Grandma's Attic, a lively exploration of Carole Keeton Strayhorn's "secret"..."

Oct. 30, 2006 News Post by Amy Smith

Grandma vs. Cowboy
Can Strayhorn lasso Perry? Maybe the Lege will tell.
"...the land of ordinary mortals, the self-anointed "one tough grandma" pounced on Perry's decision to reconvene the Legislature, reminding..."

June 24, 2005 News Column by Amy Smith

Gay Place: Grandma's Revenge
Rudolph was framed!
"...GRANDMAS VS. REINDEER Underground Roller Derby proves there's life after..."

Dec. 4, 2015 Column by Kate X Messer

Grandma's gone missing again...

Nov. 1, 2006 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Grandma's Boy
What's funnier than having to move back in with your parents? Why, moving in with your grandparents, of course.
"...then these days neither is Sandler. The comedy in Grandma’s Boy (and there are far more belly laughs than..."

Jan. 13, 2006 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Lost in Yonkers
"...a candy store in Yonkers, New York. Living with Grandma is her 36-year-old daughter Bella (Ruehl) an emotionally arrested..."

May 21, 1993 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The meaning of family on Japan's social fringes compassionately explored
"...Osamu (Franky), half-sister Aki (Matsuoka), son Shota (Jō), and grandma (Kiki). They're on the outermost fringes of society: Osamu..."

Jan. 4, 2019 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

A Cowgirl’s Song
Country music family drama as a young singer decides to duet with her grandma
" a young singer decides to duet with her grandma...."

April 22, 2022 Movie Review

Tyler Perry's A Madea Family Funeral
The original mad black woman faces her mortality, and the end of the series
"...service in the title is not for Perry’s know-it-all grandma, but for a 60-year-old male relative who died having..."

March 8, 2019 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Drag Me to Hell
Sam Raimi makes a triumphant return to the "splatstick" horror genre he more or less invented with The Evil Dead and its two sequels.
"...have audiences wishing they had borrowed a pair of grandma's Depends before entering the theatre. Raimi co-wrote the script..."

May 29, 2009 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Georgia Rule
Despite the presence of three acting powerhouses – Jane Fonda, Felicity Huffman, and Lindsay Lohan – this movie about three generations of "difficult" women never rings true.
" slouches either, and Fonda is surely the best-looking grandma on the planet. Director Marshall (Pretty Woman, Runaway Bride)..."

May 11, 2007 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Animated retelling of the Little Red Riding Hood story has sass but little imagination.
"...when Red (voiced by Hathaway) came to visit her grandma (Close) but found the Wolf (Warburton) in Granny’s bed..."

Jan. 13, 2006 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Miami Rhapsody
"...bored with Dad (Mazursky) so she's making it with Grandma's nurse (Banderas). Dad has been carrying on with his..."

March 3, 1995 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Inside Monkey Zetterland
"...Mom Zetterland looks up and says, “Shit, who invited Grandma?” It keeps going on like this with oddities and..."

Nov. 19, 1993 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The 23rd International Tournee of Animation
"...highlighted by the Wolf singing “Mack the Knife” and Grandma belting out “La Vie en Rose,” and altogether saturated..."

Oct. 11, 1991 Movie Review by Chris Walters

City Hall Hustle: The Return of Jason Carole
Grandma the budget slasher is back for a mayoral campaign sequel
"...murmurs a nubile young political observer – right before Grandma rears up behind her, smothering her with a plate..."

Jan. 16, 2009 News Column by Wells Dunbar

Short Story Contest third-place winner
"...highlights from the sex talk I'd already had from Grandma and from school. At the end of the letter,..."

Feb. 10, 2012 Books Feature by Melanie Westerberg

After a Fashion
Stephen takes on the statewide political landscape ... and throws a Tupperware Party ... sort of.
"..."GRANDMA" INDEED So Carole Keeton McClellan Rylander Strayhorn Burton Burton..."

June 16, 2006 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

Naked City
Headlines and Happenings from Austin and Beyond
"...Strayhorn cannot be listed on the November ballot as "Grandma," which he ruled is not a true nickname but..."

July 14, 2006 News Feature

Naked If I Want To
Magnum opus on one of rock & roll's Rosetta Stones: 1967's Moby Grape
"..."Hey Grandma" (Miller/Stevenson)..."

Jan. 8, 2010 Music Feature by Louis Black

After a Fashion
Where will Stephen make over Carole Keeton Etc. Etc. now that Pink is closing?
" the last election touted you as One Tough Grandma. I explained, via this column, that I'd already had..."

July 10, 2009 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

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