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The Shipping News
"...Cate Blanchett, Judi Dench, Julianne Moore and Kevin Spacey. The widespread critical enthusiasm for Lasse Hallstrom's heart-tugging oeuvre must..."

Dec. 28, 2001 Movie Review by Russell Smith

Can the Earth Be Saved?
Walter Cronkite and the creation of Earth Day
"...At long last, on April 19, the University of Texas at Austin is honoring the legacy..."

April 20, 2012 News Feature by Douglas Brinkley

Sipping From the Spigot
The time has come for the great boxed-wine challenge
"...bottle of wine each night? How many carefully age their wines for measured maturity? When you pop the cork,..."

Aug. 10, 2007 Food Feature by Wes Marshall

Hard Times in the Land of Plenty
Service nonprofits and their funders face the economic gale
"...It's another busy day at the Capital Area Food Bank of..."

Oct. 23, 2009 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

News Roundup: Protests and Presidents
Contentious issues and presidential contenders
"...In this week's News Roundup, protests of everything from police brutality to toll..."

May 4, 2015 News Post by the News Staff

The Luv Doc: Break It Off Easy
Who gets the cat and the flat-screen?
"...So my boyfriend and I have been together almost eight years. Yes, I said boyfriend. For the..."

Aug. 18, 2017 Column by The Luv Doc

Playback: Bombs, Beto, and the Biggest Music Stories of 2018
“Playback” recaps the news, trends, and controversies of the year. Outrage level: high.
"...experienced a radical unnerving when a serial bomber began shipping explosive devices around Austin. Not since Charles Whitman's UT..."

Dec. 14, 2018 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

David X. Cohen Brings Futurama Back to the Future
ATX Television Festival brings some of the cult show's voice actors together for a table read
"...It seems like, every May, TV news headlines are dominated by word of shows switching channels...."

June 8, 2018 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

On the Bailey Train
Place 3 challenger fires up
"...– with nods to marijuana legalization and Willie Nelson, the voice of the “TeaPot Party” – declared that he..."

Jan. 30, 2011 News Post by Michael King

Playback: Start the Presses – Gold Rush Vinyl
Austin’s first major record press opens, and more music news
"...Inside the industrial complex of a remarkably indistinct North Austin office..."

April 20, 2018 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Beside the Point: Solid Waste: Willie Rhodes Slides Sideways
City announces SWS 'reorganization' – Rhodes to head 'Code Compliance'
"...vacation last week, he confidently assured us that with the city elections concluded and City Council not meeting this..."

June 5, 2009 News Column by Michael King

Praise From the 'Predators' Premiere
How home-town talent made sequel possible
"...It may have been the presence of Oscar-winner Adrien Brody that generated the press..."

July 8, 2010 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Off the Record
Off the Record goes the distance at the Virgin Festival in Baltimore; Snake Eyes Vinyl relocates; Belaire and Tacks, the Boy Disaster ship overseas; and more
" of hardcore, will close its doors Aug. 19. The essential DIY punk and metal outlet, which opened at..."

Aug. 10, 2007 Music Column by Austin Powell

Circling the Hearses
State funeral regulators are dancing to the undertakers' tune – and that's bad news for consumers
"...sound like much – particularly when you consider that the state of Texas will spend about $58 billion this..."

Nov. 5, 2004 News Feature by Robert Bryce

The Military-Petroleum Complex
The Second Iraq War and the cronies of state capitalism
"...Twelve years after the end of the First Iraq War, George H. W...."

June 18, 2004 News Feature by Robert Bryce

CNN Obama-Clinton Debate: The full transcript
Word for word, the whole shebang
"...Posted after the jump is the entire transcript of CNN's Democratic presidential..."

Feb. 21, 2008 News Post by Lee Nichols

The State We're In
Yep, it is broke, and Turk Pipkin wants us all to fix it
"...The new advocacy documentary One Peace at a Time opens..."

Dec. 4, 2009 Screens Feature by Kimberley Jones

The Next Big Ban
"...“It's immoral to let a sucker keep his money.” These words of con-man Canada Bill Jones should be the..."

Aug. 5, 2013 Postmarks

The Hightower Report
Offshoring Lawyers; and A Bad Case of ASS
"...Maybe you're one of the thousands of young lawyers in America working in some..."

Dec. 31, 2010 News Column by Jim Hightower

News Top 10s
"...Top 10 News Stories, State1. Bush Becomes President, Sort of: Despite that..."

Jan. 4, 2002 News Feature

Bill of the Week: Human Traffickers Beware, Van de Putte Is Coming For You
Senator wants to protect children and nab traffickers
"...Putte, D-San Antonio, and Rep. Senfronia Thompson, D-Houston, that together aim to protect child victims and to put human..."

Jan. 5, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

The Hightower Report
Rise of the Rovians; and Bush's Oily Lies

Aug. 8, 2008 News Column by Jim Hightower

After a Fashion: The Jewelry Vault
Stephen's got a brand new bag, and it has some local landmarks on it
"...Just because we haven't talked about some of these people in some time does not mean they haven't..."

June 21, 2013 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

Film News
An Oscar, a zombie, and a film incentive walk into a bar ...
"...speaker mean to a push to increase funding for the Texas film incentives program? This year's Lobby Day for..."

Jan. 30, 2009 Screens Column by Joe O'Connell

Film News
Local docmaker Heather Courtney heads to Afghanistan, and the 2009 Texas Film Hall of Fame Awards
"...Heather Courtney knows that documentarians go where the story takes..."

Jan. 16, 2009 Screens Column by Joe O'Connell

The Hightower Report
The Price of Trucker Fatigue; and Corporate Americas

Sept. 7, 2007 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Report
Exporting Patients; and Change the Course
"...are being offshored to India, but this scheme goes further, taking a flying leap into the surreal. Instead of..."

Nov. 10, 2006 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Report
Oh, the indignity! Royalty gets the commoner treatment, sort of; and 'offshoring' gets a new name

June 18, 2004 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Report
Nanotechnology will rain gold on us just like, um, high tech did; and Colin Powell promises jobs … to India

May 21, 2004 News Column by Jim Hightower

I've some good news and I've got some bad news. Which do you want first?
" saw, or even as yet come close, but the pinpricks it receives on what seems like a weekly..."

Dec. 27, 2002 Books Column by Shawn Badgley

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