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Down Low Deconstructs State Divide
Texas techno out of Dallas and dormancy - part I
"...Fort Worth’s Plastic Sleeves is another of the label’s manifold pillars. Michael..."

Sept. 3, 2014 Music Post by Conor Walker

Such Stuff as Screams Are Made On
Austin punk gets the museum treatment, but does the scene come off as dead or alive?
"...if not grandkids. The glass cases, the albums in plastic sleeves – it's like we're scrapbooking rebellion. It's punk..."

March 20, 2009 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Changing Behavior One Bag at a Time
Down with plastic bags!
"...a free reusable bag in exchange for surrendering five plastic shopping sacks to be recycled. The bag reformers are..."

April 4, 2008 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Every Day Is Dress-Up Day
"...princess dress, something Barbie would wear, complete with puffy sleeves and a poofy, glittering skirt. So, when my mom..."

Aug. 2, 2002 Features Feature by Iana Witham

Smoke Gets in Your Mouth
Taylor
"...Sit down and roll up your sleeves, because this is one place where eating is a..."

May 21, 1999 Food Feature

A Way With Guns
Young writer Kevin Wood grew up with BB guns, and rifles and hunting, so it was a bit of a shock for him to discover that he wasn't as comfortable with a handgun.
"...was a good idea to wear jeans and long sleeves, and if you got hit, you were out...."

Nov. 12, 1999 Features Feature by Kevin Wood

What's Up With the Cup?
"...flocking to. "They aren't recyclable, because their paper and plastic elements don't separate. So foam and paper cups are..."

March 14, 1997 Food Feature

Magdalena Jarkowiec's Us Kids Are Alone in the House
The Austin-based choreographer is home alone with her soft-sculpture mutants
"...fitted with cloth-covered tables, two sewing machines, two person-sized plastic bags filled with polyester stuffing, and fabrics in various..."

March 4, 2016 Arts Feature by Jonelle Seitz

Fall X: The Good News
Standouts From the Fall 2010 Fashion Front
"...The long sleeves and pants that were unthinkable a week ago are..."

Sept. 28, 2010 Design Post by Anne Harris

Wish List
Here's your chance to give back to the areas of our community that need it the most
"...9-ounce plastic bottles, formula..."

Dec. 11, 2009 Features Feature

After a Fashion
Was your Style Avatar caught throwing down with Wilford Brimley(?!) in the grocery store parking lot? Or is it a case of mistaken identity?!
"...a long red mark along the door where the plastic bumper from the cart had dragged along it, and..."

Dec. 9, 2005 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

Every Day Is Dress-Up Day
"...skirts, hip-huggers, or minishorts with bare midriffs or 3/4 sleeves..."

Aug. 2, 2002 Features Feature by Brynn McIntosh

The Tenth Annual "Austin Chronicle' Short Story Contest Results
"...the clipboard at a cluster of orange and yellow plastic chairs...."

Oct. 19, 2001 Books Feature

To Your Health
I will be undergoing surgery in about a month. Are there certain nutrients that I should take before surgery?
"...is true, but bees have other tricks up their sleeves...."

March 30, 2001 Column by James Heffley, Ph.D.

Six Degrees of Ron Berry
With another acting job in a new play, his own new theatre about to open, his own stage company that champions theatre as something fun as well as substantive, and a lot of friends to help him make "good stuff" onstage, is Ron Berry the Happiest Man in Austin?
"...other. At which point, you gotta roll up your sleeves and start fighting, fighting for this person. I think..."

June 16, 2000 Arts Feature by Robi Polgar

Cross Examination
An El Paso medical supplier says the American Red Cross took part in an illegal scheme to ship medical supplies and other goods into Mexico without paying import taxes, and conspired to keep it a secret even after he was wrongfully imprisoned as a direct result.
"...the world's largest humanitarian organization is rolling up its sleeves to trade licks with Andrews, both in the courtroom..."

Feb. 25, 2000 News Feature by Kevin Fullerton

Agency of Light
Tripping the Neon Lights Fantastic
"...trashed and replaced with one of those tacky molded plastic Seventies numbers...."

May 23, 1997 Arts Feature by Kate X Messer

TV News Revealed
K-EYE's Smoke and Mirrors Approach
"...pull rabbits out of hats when there's perfectly good roll-up-your-sleeves journalism to be done around here is fairly humorous...."

May 2, 1997 News Column by Lee Nichols

Archaic Relics of Music Biz Past
The Death of Vinyl: Reports Have Been Exaggerated
"...little flimsy piece of paper and a piece of plastic. Sometimes, taking out a CD booklet is more of..."

April 18, 1997 Music Feature

Off the Desk:
"...everything from junk mail to cereal boxes to more plastic stuff into our recycling bins......"

Sept. 13, 1996 News Feature

Record Reviews: Reissues
"...a rash of identikit "punk" bands as faceless and plastic as every Sunset Strip metal band who suddenly bought..."

Dec. 8, 1995 Music Review

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