Our Dallas Summer Heat Was Worse Than The Dust Bowl

We’re No. 1! Texas just finished the hottest June through August on record in the U.S., the National Weather Service said Thursday. Weather service meteorologist Victor Murphy told The Associated Press that Texas’ 86.8 average beat out Oklahoma’s 85.2 degrees in 1934. That Dust Bowl year is now third on the list for the three-month […]

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Things To Do In Dallas Tonight: Sep. 8

The Fashion’s Night Out megashopalypse is upon us. Pretty much every shopping center around town is participating, so you can’t really miss it. Unless you’re at home, composing a funeral dirge for Conde Elevator and watching The Devil Wears Prada. Anyway, we’re all over this Miranda Priestly-approved evening. Raya Ramsey over on ShopTalk has thoughtfully […]

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Is Your Doctor on the Dole?

An alert FrontBurnervian sends along a link to a new ProPublica database filled with data about doctors and pharmaceutical companies. Says ProPublica: Drug companies have long kept secret details of the payments they make to doctors and other health professionals for promoting their drugs. But 12 companies have begun publicizing the information, some because of […]

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Do Not Click the Following Link to Kissing Suzy Kolber

If you’re not familiar with Big Daddy Drew’s work on the blog Kissing Suzy Kolber, then chances are your heart is cleaner than mine. Big Daddy Drew is filthy and full of profanity and other stuff that isn’t appropriate for polite company. Certainly not appropriate for this blog. What he likes to do is write […]

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Leading Off (9/8/11)

Rick Perry Makes Presidential Debate Debut. Do you think he succeeded in fending off his rivals’ attacks? I really wouldn’t know myself because 1) after moving almost exactly two months ago, I’ve yet to call DirecTV and have my service transferred; 2) the most Republican person I follow on Twitter is @timmytyper; and 3) I’m […]

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