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The Year in Sports, as Pitched to the Head of a Hollywood Studio
"...hard to make it as screenwriters. Every one of them has taken a crack at writing about those golden..."

May 14, 2007 Sports Post by John Hunt

Hammer of the Gods
Scandinavia brings the lobster tail to SXSW 07
"...The Romans and Greeks were the first to write about..."

Feb. 23, 2007 Music Feature by Audra Schroeder

I Saw the Light
Clifford Antone, hardcore to the end
"...It looks like a typical Tuesday night at the Broken Spoke's twice-monthly Hardcore Country show. Alvin Crow and..."

May 26, 2006 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

The Lone Ranger
The legend of Jerry Lynn Williams
"...at Warner Bros. Records. It's dated 8/22/84, and at the top of the j-card is written "Shangri-La." There are..."

Jan. 27, 2006 Music Feature by Bill Bentley

The Island of Dr. Ersek
Austin's media-friendly Robert Ersek is the king of pop cosmetic surgery
"...If there was ever a perfect man for a perfect moment..."

June 3, 2005 News Feature by Kevin Brass

The Final Act
The Texas Documentary Tour hosts Robert Stone's 'Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst'
"...The Patty Hearst kidnapping on Feb. 4, 1974, was one..."

Sept. 3, 2004 Screens Feature by Anne S. Lewis

The Hot Spot
How Richard MacKinnon and the Wireless City Project are making Austin the center of the tech universe – again
"...Richard MacKinnon is changing the city of Austin on a fundamental level. For a..."

June 11, 2004 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

There Goes the Sun
Austin's clean-energy industry appears poised to take off -- but city leaders seem surprisingly unenthusiastic.
"...really gets to vote for Mom and apple pie. There's always some constituency that's disgusted by or allergic to..."

Nov. 28, 2003 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

On The Lege
The GOP Senate tightens the screws on the absent Texas 11.
"...The battle over congressional re-redistricting hit a new level of..."

Aug. 22, 2003 News Column by Michael King

The 'Mold Queen' Fights Back
Melinda Ballard beat the insurance companies in court. Now she's carrying her fight to the politicians and the public.
"...Among the many high-profile combatants in the Texas homeowners-insurance wars, Melinda..."

March 21, 2003 News Feature by Jordan Smith

The Austin Avalanche of Rock & Roll!
When IRS Records' 'The Cutting Edge' Came to Town and Made Me Want to, Too
"..."They say that 90 people a day move to Austin...."

March 16, 2001 Features Feature by Kate X Messer

All the Way to State
A high school play contest might not sound like a big deal, but it is to the 18,000 students in 1,200 schools across Texas who participate in the state's UIL one-act play every year -- and here's a look at why.
"...The stage may be empty, but that does not keep..."

May 12, 2000 Arts Feature by Sarah Hepola

Breaking the Biker Code
Austin musician and Glass Eye expatriate Kathy McCarty sends greetings from the Sturgis, South Dakota, Black Hills Motor Classic & Rally, learns how to be a biker chick, and wishes we were there.
"...Little dusty towns, hundreds of miles apart from one another cling to the foothills of the mountains. If a..."

Dec. 10, 1999 Features Feature by Kathy McCarty

Greil Marcus and the Mad Parade
In his book Lipstick Traces: A Secret History of the 20th Century, Greil Marcus explained punk to the world and created a bible for that music's true believers. As Austin theatre company Rude Mechanicals opens its stage adaptation of Marcus' book, the author talks about the Stones, the Sex Pistols, and the "mad parade" of history.
"...have. He was finishing up his new column for the online magazine Salon and is planning a visit to..."

Sept. 10, 1999 Arts Feature by Margaret Moser

SXSW Film Goes Right to the Moon
Apollo 10 1/2, Sandra Bullock, and more join movie list
"...SXSW has strapped on the rockets with not just a few titles for this..."

Feb. 2, 2022 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Raped by the Players
A lawsuit against an Austin dot-com firm reveals a world of fast times.
"...The jury's verdict was succinct, but contradictory: Yes, Lisa Capece..."

Jan. 18, 2002 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Moon-Shaped Panties & the Saint of White Trash
The Late Lucinda Williams
"...The morning starts normally for Lucinda. Well, maybe not normal,..."

Oct. 23, 1998 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Stop Using Cell Phones When Driving?
"...Well, I am going to put my head on the chopping block and say let's stop using our cell..."

March 12, 2008 Postmarks

Fund Stem Cell Research Privately
"...misspoke when, in her short appeasement speech, she mentioned "the ban on stem cell research." There is no ban..."

July 30, 2004 Postmarks

In Favor of Stem Cell Research
"...Bush's 2001 executive order limiting federal funding of stem cell research was a harmful rejection of science in the..."

June 18, 2004 Postmarks

The Hightower Report
No escape from cell phones, even in the skies; and, don't give up your biometrics!
"...Am I the only one who thinks it's a teeny bit ironic..."

Jan. 14, 2005 News Column by Jim Hightower

Solving the Problem
AISD's health insurance problems are not new
"...Elinor Mire is not the first Austin ISD teacher to be denied prescribed stem-cell..."

July 23, 2004 News Feature by Rita Radostitz

The Common Law
New Traffic Laws – Turn Off Cell Phones and Buckle Seat Belts
"...New Traffic Laws – Turn Off Cell Phones and Buckle Seat Belts..."

Sept. 25, 2009 Column by Luke Ellis

The Hightower Report
The culture of lying goes cellular; and Wal-Mart tries to buy a new image
"...Wal-Mart has a problem. People all across America and the world are learning that it's a beast of a..."

Sept. 3, 2004 News Column by Jim Hightower

Had Fun at the Fest
"...Dear Editor, So I go to the Angry Samoans show at Waterloo Park on Saturday, Nov...."

Nov. 24, 2007 Postmarks

Watching the Watchmen
A crash course in privacy, in case you've been (not unreasonably) living under a rock
"...impact on government and commercial uses of data, but there's a bigger question of what futurist Jamais Cascio referred..."

Feb. 28, 2014 Screens Feature by Jon Lebkowsky

The Common Law: New Texas Traffic Laws Take Effect in September
New Texas traffic laws take effect in September
"...The Texas legislative session is finally in our rearview mirror..."

Sept. 6, 2013 Column by Luke Ellis

The Hightower Report
Scientists discover the obvious
"...anywhere else with someone loudly nattering inanities into a cell phone is somewhere between irritating and infuriating...."

April 12, 2013 News Column by Jim Hightower

Bill of the Week
Abortion be gone
"...The Legislature's perennial bid to define the moment that life..."

March 25, 2011 News Column by Jordan Smith

A Gay-Bashing in the East Sixth 'Dead Zone'
A brawl outside Emo's raises questions about police protection east of Red River
"...Street talking with a group of friends, waiting for another friend who had just played a gig inside to..."

June 11, 2004 News Feature by Jordan Smith

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