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Frogs for Snakes
"...indie cred to burn, and from the looks of Frogs for Snakes, he's been busy banking the pyre for..."

May 28, 1999 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Longhorns Best Horned Frogs
Saturday's victory over TCU puts the Big 12 title in UT's sights
", winning 30-7 over a raw army of Horned Frogs early Sunday morning – a late result caused by..."

Oct. 28, 2013 Sports Post by Russ Espinoza

Page Two: Frogs Were the Second Plague
The Time of the Toad, and a time to dance
"...The plague of frogs is welcome, toads are enshrined, a golden idol molded..."

March 31, 2017 Column by Louis Black

Point Austin: Of Frogs and Children
Do what you can to defend imprisoned refugees

July 13, 2018 News Column by Michael King

Point Austin: Fattenin' Frogs for Snakes
Wave a white sheet at City Hall, and the Keystone Kops kome running

Nov. 18, 2005 News Column by Michael King

The Rite
In this supernatural thriller, Anthony Hopkins plays a Vatican-based exorcist who trains a doubting seminary student to drive out the Devil.
"...psychological stress rather than the work of the Devil. Frogs appear in great numbers, rain falls with dramatic license,..."

Feb. 4, 2011 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Omaha, Somewhere in Middle America
The Horns advance to the College World Series … again
"...and college legends made. Taking down the TCU Horned Frogs with a 5-2 win in the decisive third game..."

June 9, 2009 Sports Post by Doug Freeman

Flushed Away
Flushed Away has a wicked, smart, and subtle sense of humor, and unlike so many kids movies these days, its characters are living, breathing parts of a small ecosystem.
"...and into the harsh sewer world below, where rats, frogs, and slugs have re-created a tiny London beneath the..."

Nov. 3, 2006 Movie Review by Josh Rosenblatt

Dr. T & the Women
"...a concluding maelstrom that stops short of raining down frogs -- but just barely. Dr. T & the Women..."

Oct. 13, 2000 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

SXSW Profiles
Friday Night
"...The Frogs, Beerland@Gallery Lombardi Tent, 1am The Frogs, aka Dennis and..."

March 17, 2000 Music Feature by Ken Lieck

Exploring the Edible Frog Back in the Saddle
"...the people of Bangladesh must be great for the frogs...."

Sept. 15, 1995 Arts Feature

Day Trips
Bob 'Daddy-O' Wade's sculptures made of junkyard parts or shiny urethane can be found in the most unusual places
"...Saloon on Lamar Boulevard in Austin to the dancing frogs at a truck stop on I-35. "I'm so old..."

Nov. 6, 2009 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

The Hightower Lowdown
The Smithsonian gets sold to the highest bidder; a tiny university builds a first-rate baseball stadium; and a common weed killer plays havoc with Mother Nature.
"...Messing With Frogs..."

May 10, 2002 News Column by Jim Hightower

An Immense World of Delight
It used to be a commonplace of moralists that man was the only creature in the animal kingdom to slaughter his own kind. But as Chronicle writer Roger Gathman points out, kind is slaughtered by kind routinely among ants, salamanders, and, as any child can tell you, guppies. The golden rule, in nature, is not "do unto others" -- it is "why waste the protein?"
"...A Plague of Frogs: The Horrifying True Story by William Souder..."

June 30, 2000 Books Feature by Roger Gathman

The Joyless Antidote
"...the March 31 edition of your newsweekly ["Page Two: Frogs Were the Second Plague"] is a masterpiece; just plain..."

March 31, 2017 Postmarks

Live Music to See This Weekend
Your handbook for a happy Friday and Saturday
"...Band. Dyn-o-mite. – Raoul Hernandez Jimmy Flemion of the Frogs..."

July 7, 2017 Music Post by The Music Staff

B. Iden Payne Award Nominations, 1999-2000
"...The Frogs, VORTEX Repertory Company..."

Aug. 18, 2000 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

The Frogs: Awkward Bawdy
Local Arts Reviews
"...The Frogs: Awkward Bawdy..."

July 28, 2000 Arts Review by Ada Calhoun

Mr. Smarty Pants Knows
"...One of the world's tiniest frogs, the Gardiner's Seychelles, uses its mouth as an acoustic..."

Sept. 13, 2013 Column by Mr. Smarty Pants

I Love Austin
" the ground, and you'll see the coolest little frogs, about one-eighth of an inch long, jumping all over...."

March 3, 2004 Postmarks

The Toxic Border
Researchers ponder increasing birth defects in the Valley.
"...recent months, a study involving not human infants but frogs has emerged as an unexpected source of information, potentially..."

Nov. 9, 2001 News Feature by Dan Oko

Kids in Black
That innocuous-seeming crew of people listed beneath the actors in every program, who scurry around in black backstage and hover over the proceedings in the sound and light booth, may not be well-known to most theatregoers, but this silent, hidden army is all-powerful. Techies get almost no share in the glory, but they run the world, and here's how.
"...some wind, and (culled from their extensive library) "close frogs and faraway frogs and intermediate frogs," all layered together..."

Dec. 15, 2000 Arts Feature by Ada Calhoun

Penguin Highway
A wonderful anime adventure into childhood ... with lots of adorable penguins
"...starting to notice girls but still want to find frogs in pools...."

April 12, 2019 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

Digging for Fire
Joe Swanberg's latest adds some flourish to his usual marital themes
"...Shot on 35mm, Digging for Fire aesthetically leap-frogs Swanberg’s early-Aughts digital indies. But its emphasis on the..."

Aug. 28, 2015 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Regional Mexican Cuisine at La Casita
Chronicle critic Mick Vann is always on the hunt for great ethnic food.
"...Indian name, Quanax huato, translates to “hilly place of frogs” (although no frogs legs appear on the menu, regrettably)...."

Sept. 5, 2012 Food Post by Mick Vann

Rubber is a movie about a sentient, telekinetic, and homicidal tire on a rampage.
"...kinship here, but that (truly great) film's rain of frogs is nothing compared with Rubber's randomly vicious antagonist, a..."

April 1, 2011 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Jules Buck Jones' 'Everglades'
This fertile art book gets you lost in Florida's primordial river of grass
", in a bunker, all alone (save for the frogs, herons, owls ... and oh yeah, sharks, alligators, crocodiles,..."

July 9, 2010 Arts Feature by Kate X Messer

2010 Austin Super Regional
A best-of-three vs. TCU to decide who advances to the CWS
"...Austin Super Regional vs. the Texas Christian University Horned Frogs in a best-of-three series. All of the games are..."

June 11, 2010 Sports Feature by Mark Fagan

TCU: Regular or Extra Christiany?
"...stick with TCU. Subsequent references are suggested as Horned Frogs or simply Frogs. Ribbit. The official name of the..."

Sept. 6, 2007 Sports Post by Joe O'Connell

The Texas Biennial's second rising
"...original print, "The artist depicted scenes of hares and frogs doing humanlike activities, possibly to give a critique of..."

March 2, 2007 Arts Feature by Nikki Moore

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