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DVDanger: Of Manos and Mosquito
Two schlocky classics get a pre-Halloween restoration
"...appeal to fans of z-grade legends. Like Manos, 1995's Mosquito has a peculiar position in cinema history. It's not..."

Oct. 24, 2015 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Mosquito Coast
"...this week's program is co-sponsored by the Environmental Committee. Mosquito Coast was adapted for the screen by Paul Schrader..."

Oct. 14, 1999 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Premium Pre-Mosquito Season Patio Hang Zones
Sawyer & Co. is full of culinary maximalism
"...out and nosh before the misery of summer and mosquito season descends. Basically anywhere with a cute outdoor area..."

April 19, 2019 Food Column by Emily Beyda

Zika 101
Travis County to conduct a two-day survey on the mosquito-borne virus
"...understand the public's knowledge about the Zika virus and mosquito prevention...."

June 16, 2016 News Post by Annamarya Scaccia

One is human and the other's vampire: What's a pair of young soulmates to do?
"...Elizabeth Reaser, Cam Gigandet and Nikki Reed. I've had mosquito bites that were more passionate than this undead, unrequited,..."

Nov. 28, 2008 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

To Your Health
What makes certain individuals more attractive to mosquitoes than others, and what can we do to repel them?
"...Q. Mosquitoes seem to bite me more than other people. Does..."

Aug. 27, 2004 Column by James Heffley, Ph.D.

Those Who Canelle Don’t Get Bitten
New cinnamon-based spray keeps the mosquitos away
"...eaten alive this summer – by all the goddamn mosquitos everywhere you go outside...."

May 15, 2019 Design Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Public Notice: Earth Day Redux
Early showers stretch timeline for Earth Day celebrations
"...for free for recycling, just in time for prime mosquito-breeding season. They'll also take prescription drugs, as part of..."

April 26, 2019 News Column by Nick Barbaro

ACL Live Shot: Pearl Jam
Seattle institution puts the pedal to the metal
"...of folk rock (“Love Boat Captain”), roots rock (“Red Mosquito”), garage rock (“Do the Evolution”) and punk (“Mind Your..."

Oct. 6, 2014 Music Post by Michael Toland

Happy People: A Year in the Taiga
Werner Herzog focuses on Siberian fur trappers in his latest documentary.
" make skis, traps, and boats, as well as mosquito repellent and other things. Herzog’s narration venerates these men..."

March 1, 2013 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Juggling Fire
Stroke survivor Alex Lemon chronicles the hard times in his memoir, Happy
" the author of two previous books of poems: Mosquito (2006) and Hallelujah Blackout (2008); in press is a..."

Jan. 22, 2010 Books Feature by Michael King

Jollyville Salamander Not So Jolly
Save Our Springs Alliance files suit against U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for failing to respond to petitions to add the rare Jollyville salamander and Val Verde County's San Felipe gambusia to the endangered species list
"...Williamson counties. Some 250 miles south, the gambusia, or "mosquito fish," is struggling for survival in San Felipe Creek,..."

Aug. 18, 2006 News Feature by Amy Smith

Disney's Teacher's Pet
Animated film about a dog who wants to be a boy – unusual fare from Disney that will please kids and alterna-adults.
"...alligator boy (Paul Reubens, stealing the show once again), mosquito girl (Megan Mullally), and worse. Krank, in the tradition..."

Jan. 23, 2004 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Austin Stories
" makes its way across the South and West. Mosquitoes spread West Nile from birds to humans, but you..."

Aug. 9, 2002 News Feature

Vertical Ray of the Sun
"...also her roommate. (Their beds adjoin, with one thin mosquito net between them; Lien has an uncomfortable way of..."

Sept. 7, 2001 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Fresh Air Fiend: Travel Writings
"...why. Theroux, who has written 23 novels (including The Mosquito Coast) and postings from locales as exotic as Malawi..."

June 23, 2000 Books Review by Amanda Eyre Ward

"...Mosquito aka Blood Fever, Nightswarm..."

June 16, 2000 Screens Review by Jerry Renshaw

Coach's Corner
Pre-season NFC predictions to assist you in your betting pools.
"...NFC: The state bird of Minnesota should be the mosquito. Nasty, viscious, bite-through-khaki, man-eating creatures that see golfers as..."

Sept. 17, 1999 Column by Andy "Coach" Cotton

Day Trips
"...Great Texas Mosquito Festival in Clute gives up the fight with the..."

July 23, 1999 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

An earnest visionary devoted to improving dire conditions back home must play games of wit with the court of Versailles in order to win backing for his drainage project.
"...rid his home region, the Dombes, from its deadly mosquito infestation. He arrives a dedicated, earnest visionary devoted to..."

Dec. 25, 1996 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Day Trips
"...The Great Texas Mosquito Festival Tribute to Willie Manchew in Clute is a..."

July 19, 1996 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Day Trips
"...The Great Texas Mosquito Festival Tribute to Willie Manchew in Clute is a..."

July 19, 1996 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Day Trips
"...The Great Texas Mosquito Festival in Clute welcomes visitors to Community Park to..."

July 21, 1995 Column

Barton Fink
This Coen brothers' comedy has a wicked sense of retribution.
"...strange noises emanate behind the walls, and an ever-present mosquito perches on the wall above his bed, lying in..."

Oct. 4, 1991 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Mr. Smarty Pants Knows
"...develop preventive treatments for baldness, avian flu, and the mosquito-borne virus dengue...."

April 12, 2019 Column by Mr. Smarty Pants

SXSW Panel Recap: Changing the Chocolate Industry
It's important that we consciously consume chocolate
"...“We’re a mosquito in the room of the chocolate industry,” explained van..."

March 13, 2019 Food Post by Jessi Devenyns

Lobster Rolls and Business Rules at Garbo’s
Heidi Garbo is strong as hell
"...span is about as a long as a drunk mosquito's. When you factor in the precarious balancing act of..."

Nov. 30, 2018 Food Feature by Jessi Cape

Austin Filmmakers’ Waking Nightmares
They're just making a movie. What could possibly go wrong?
"...meant. Myself and my crew got at least 80 mosquito bites each when shooting at a park – luckily..."

Oct. 5, 2018 Screens Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

Austin's Next Shot at Ending Homelessness
Thanks to an infusion of philanthropic cash, the city and its iTeam embark on a new effort
"...[us] what they really needed – insect repellent, maybe mosquito netting, wipes," said Judy. Sadly, the suitcase was promptly..."

Aug. 24, 2018 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Day Trips & Beyond: July Events Roundup
Get hip to these timely travel tips
"...Great Texas Mosquito Festival July 26-28, Clute,"

July 3, 2018 Travel Post by Gerald E. McLeod

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