Best Bets • 07-11-14

Posted on 10 Jul 2014 at 11:10pm

Saturday 07.12 Drag Racer Alaska serves it up at The Brick Second Saturday at The Brick means drag fabulousness, and you can’t get more fab than Alaska Thunderfuck, the runner-up for Season 5 of RuPaul’s Drag Race. The quick-witted queen, who combines glamour with a sassy screw-you attitude, will headline the event, which will be hosted [...]

Snuffer’s vs. Snuffers: From burgers to Tex-Mex

Posted on 09 Jul 2014 at 10:56am

Snuffer’s vs. Snuffers: From burgers to Tex-Mex

Pet of the week • 07-04-14

Posted on 03 Jul 2014 at 7:00pm

Roger is a 5-year-old German shepherd mix with a perfect disposition. He’s confident, intelligent and calm; he likes other dogs, is very gentle and appears to be housebroken. He even sits on command. He’s been at the shelter since June 12, so his adoption fee has been waived. Pay him a visit and see for [...]

Best Bets • 07-04-14

Posted on 03 Jul 2014 at 6:10pm

Friday 07.04 DTC’s ‘Les Miz’ offers up modern-day twist Take a look at the photo for Les Miserables — yes, that’s it — and you can’t help but know the Dallas Theater Center is shooting for a game-changer with this modern dress production of the hit musical, one traditionally set in early 19th century France. [...]

Making brunch a drag

Posted on 03 Jul 2014 at 6:00pm

      It’s the golden age for brunch! It’s the golden age for drag! So of course, it’s the golden age for drag brunch. When Dish at the ilume started its monthly drag brunch three years ago (it falls on the last Sunday of each month; the next one will be July 27), it [...]

Billy Masters

Posted on 03 Jul 2014 at 5:45pm

Life is not a cabaret for Shia LaBeouf Most television shows don’t deliver breaking news over the summer, but most shows ain’t The View. During the talk show’s 17-year history, most of the explosive moments have taken place when the temperature rises. Meredith Vieira left the show amicably on June 9, 2006. Two weeks later, [...]

QUEER CLIP: ‘LIFE ITSELF’

Posted on 03 Jul 2014 at 5:40pm

If you’ve seen a movie in the last 30 years, chances are you’ve seen Roger Ebert’s name — not on the credits onscreen, but on the posters and ads. With rival-cum-partner Gene Siskel, Ebert patented the “Thumps Up!” system of movie evaluation — first on the PBS series Sneak Previews, then through various re-names until [...]

Keeping cool

Posted on 03 Jul 2014 at 5:35pm

As the Texas heat begins to take over, we offer some sexy ideas to stay chill When the mercury rises, so should your creativity to stay cool … or at least entertain yourself and your partner.  Consider these seven ways to beat the heat, and add a little sexy time to your life while you’re [...]

Market forces

Posted on 03 Jul 2014 at 5:30pm

Back for a second year, the Oak Lawn Farmers Market gives Dallas’ gayborhood a fresh take on food   ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Executive Editor       Our peaches are small,” says the farmer from Southeast Collin County, having picked the fruit from her own mother’s trees, “but that’s because we don’t use any [...]

Drink up!

Posted on 03 Jul 2014 at 5:27pm

  With Independence Day upon us, we can all celebrate with a toast to America. And there are many different ways to do so. Acclaimed crystal glassware maker Riedel has designed a special tumbler that can actually enhance your beverage. This is nothing new — the shapes of wine goblets have long been tailored to specific [...]