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The Switch
Jennifer Aniston does the turkey-baster thing with a donor's sperm, but seven years later the joke is on her.
"...Elrod. Hollywood's biological clock must be ticking something fierce. The Switch is the third artificial-insemination romantic comedy of the..."

Aug. 20, 2010 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Flicking the Switch
An interview with New York playwright and director Richard Maxwell, who has developed a following for his work featuring painstakingly realistic language rendered onstage by actors who move, speak, and sing seemingly without expression.
"...plays, for which he also composes original music. Over the last several years, this New York City theatre artist..."

Sept. 19, 2003 Arts Feature by Steve Moore

Flip the Switch
"...The phone is already ringing. Who? "Somebody with the Rolling..."

Oct. 31, 1997 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Throw the Switch
City Planners Consider Options on the Seaholm Power Plant
"...Watson sounded unusually chipper last week as he discussed the many reuse possibilities for the old Seaholm Power Plant...."

March 2, 2001 News Feature by Amy Smith

Where to Feed the Guy Who Wrote the Book on Meat
Visiting author Bruce Aidells goes to Stiles Switch Barbecue
"...old buddy Bruce Aidells was in town appearing at the Texas Book Festival and he contacted me about getting..."

Oct. 30, 2012 Food Post by Mick Vann

Highlander II: The Quickening
"...Christopher Lambert, Virginia Madsen, Michael Ironside and Sean Connery. The original Highlander (1986) is one of those films that..."

Nov. 8, 1991 Movie Review by Louis Black

The Hightower Report
The real stink in Flint, Michigan's water scandal
"...The tap water in Flint, Michigan, is not the only..."

Feb. 19, 2016 News Column by Jim Hightower

Sourcing 'The Signal'
William Eubank flips the switch
"...writer/director William Eubank to describe his new science-fiction puzzle, The Signal, and he thinks of a Russian nesting doll...."

June 13, 2014 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

Bedside Manner: Taking It to the Couch
Book Learnin' for Gamers. What's Missing Here?
"...In which I tell the reader why I don’t read in the bedroom, why..."

Nov. 22, 2010 Books Post by James Renovitch

McCracken Hits the Campaign Circuit
Mayor Pro Tem announces run at solar panel plant, but Leffingwell supporters still wax sunny
"...Brewster McCracken flipped the switch on the 2009 mayoral race with his official..."

Dec. 8, 2008 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Breaking the Ice With Iceage
“Difficult” singer Elias Bender Rønnenfelt isn’t
"...Iceage, maintains a well-publicized distaste for music writers. After The Fader named him “Rock’s Most Difficult Frontman,” I had..."

May 24, 2018 Music Post by Isabella Castro-Cota

SXSW Panel Recap: Immerse Yourself: AR & VR in Museums and the Arts
An odd juxtaposition of VR experience and expert panel
"...I attended the "Immerse Yourself: AR and VR in Museums and the..."

March 16, 2018 SXSW Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

The Football Prophecies
NFL week one
"...The Football Prophecies foretell the outcomes of each week’s slate..."

Sept. 6, 2012 Sports Post by Russ Espinoza

The Daily Hustle: 11/5/10
Public meeting for new Animal Services Officer
"...pretty special. Not only is it being ghostwritten for the first time by the Hustle Intern (Mr. Hustle is..."

Nov. 5, 2010 News Post by Eric Pickhartz

Molly Burch Finds the Love in Pop
Singer/songwriter puts the guitar down for the follow-up to her acclaimed debut
"...her guitar down to emphasize one moonlit ballad in the full-band set. Now, behind a debut headlining tour for..."

Oct. 5, 2018 Music Feature by Rachel Rascoe

Getting a Read on the State of Anti-State Bookstores
Brave New Books and Monkeywrench Books keep thinking outside the mainstream
"...Around the turn of the century, Slacker-era Austin was on its..."

Feb. 9, 2018 Arts Feature by Taylor Prewitt

The Government Inspector at Mary Moody Northen Theatre
The St. Edward's University Theatre Department delivers Gogol's Russian satire with gigagags at top speed
"...course. And a satire is a satire – but there's no clever TV theme song to continue this motif...."

Feb. 19, 2016 Arts Review by Shanon Weaver

The Flip Side
In Poor Shadows of Elysium's Richard II, a coin makes all the difference in what you see
"...The stars of Poor Shadows of Elysium's production of Richard..."

Feb. 22, 2013 Arts Feature by Jillian Owens

The Post Office
Austin's indie A/V boutique Stuck On On gets movies across the finish line
"...a world of glass and light. It exists on the top floors of skyscrapers; it exudes an air of..."

Oct. 28, 2011 Screens Feature by Josh Rosenblatt

Beside the Point
Council cools its jets in post-SXSW haze
"...hipsters at day parties, you gotta be relieved that's the case. When our staunch, if not sober, public officials..."

March 21, 2008 News Column by Wells Dunbar

Grudge Match: 'MVP 06: NCAA Baseball' vs. 'MLB 06: The Show' for the PS2
"...The debate over whether professional or collegiate sports is more..."

April 26, 2006 Sports Post by Mark Fagan

The Road to 10-1
The City Council districting destination is settled. Is anybody driving the bus?
"...early, complicated Christmas present that would require extensive assembly. The night before had marked the dramatic victory of a..."

Feb. 1, 2013 News Feature by Mike Kanin

'The Wild, the Innocent & the E Street Shuffle'
Once upon a time, at a venue far, far away, Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band made their name in Austin
"...The South hadn't been kind to Bruce Springsteen...."

March 16, 2012 Music Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Texans 'Undefendable' Offense Leads the Way in '11
Playoffs or bust
"...The Houston Texans, our beloved heroes from down under, are..."

Sept. 9, 2011 Sports Post by Barrett Walton

The Greatest Gift
An oral history unearthing one of post-punk's most seminal acts: Austin's Scratch Acid
"...The afternoon high tops 100 for the umpteenth straight day...."

Sept. 1, 2006 Music Feature by Greg Beets

For the Good Times
The Life and Times of Texas country crooner, Ray Price.
"...Before he took the stage of Central Missouri State University's Hendricks Hall on..."

Sept. 1, 2000 Music Feature by David Cantwell

The Basement Tapes
The Netherworld of Iconoclastic Music
"...Throughout history, the economics of creativity have often acted as a barrier..."

March 28, 1997 Music Feature by Greg Beets

"...Jobeth Williams, Lorraine Bracco, Tony Roberts and Perry King. The gender-bender dud Switch doesn't just put a man in..."

May 17, 1991 Movie Review by Steve Davis

The Perfect Match
A playboy finds the woman of his dreams but gets rebuffed
"...that was not screened for press, a playboy finds the woman of his dreams and falls in love –..."

March 11, 2016 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

12 Days of Smoked Meats at Stiles Switch BBQ & Brew
A variety of smoked meats and sides for the holiday season
"...Determined to keep themselves positioned in the upper echelons of the local barbecue..."

Dec. 11, 2013 Food Post by Virginia B. Wood

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