Fuel’s errand

Posted on 24 Feb 2017 at 7:30am

The uber-fuel-efficient Accord Hybrid is a stylish and affordable winner Casey Williams  | Auto Reviewer autocasey@aol.com While the Honda Accord has been around more than 40 years, the new Hybrid doesn’t look a day over 29. Its youthful smooth body with glistening lighting only serves to draw attention to the technology beneath the shredded sheetmetal. […]

Girl on girls

Posted on 24 Feb 2017 at 7:25am

Jenny Block makes getting your freak on a political statement The time to have more sex is now. The time to relish, to pleasure seek, to kiss and hug and hold hands and dance slow and fuck hard is now. Right now. Things are scary out there. They’re precarious and dangerous and hateful and unpredictable […]

Best Bets • 02-24-17

Posted on 23 Feb 2017 at 11:10pm

Thursday 03.02 — Sunday 03.05 Uptown Players takes on showtunes with Broadway Our Way There are a lot of great fundraisers out there — fashion shows, cocktail parties, beer bashes, dinner-and-dessert feasts, fancy affairs and low-key ones. But few are as outright entertaining as Uptown Players’ annual fundraiser, Broadway Our Way. A full-on show featuring […]

Sexual roundelay

Posted on 17 Feb 2017 at 7:25am

Post-Valentine’s, an illustrated history of celebrities sleeping around   The Art of the Affair by Catherine Lacey and Forsyth Harmon (Bloomsbury 2017) $20; 88 pp. It’s all about who you know — or, as in the The Art of the Affair, who you’ve dallied with. Somehow, in some way, the people you meet leave fingerprints […]

Cassie Nova • 02-17-17

Posted on 17 Feb 2017 at 7:20am

Drag rules to live by Good day to you all. I hope you are having a splendid day. Sorry, I just had a frittata for lunch and am feeling fancy. The moment has passed. So what’s up? I have been a little under the weather this week. The past few days have been so beautiful […]

Best Bets • 02-17-17

Posted on 16 Feb 2017 at 11:10pm

Saturday  2.18   Chorale takes on La Streisand with Boys Sing Babs cabaret concert Barbra Streisand is the gay diva of all gay divas (OK, maybe Cher has her beat by a whisker). We love her music, her style, her strength. And to prove just how much, the Turtle Creek Chorale is holding a one-night-only […]

TASTING NOTES: V-DAY EDITION

Posted on 10 Feb 2017 at 7:30am

It’s Valentine’s Day this week, and that meanssweethearts will probably want to exchange flowers, candy and a night out. There are countless options out there — here are a few that caught our eye. Roy’s in Plano celebrates V-Day for five days (Feb. 10–14) with a special that includes a steamed one-lb. lobster and filet […]

Come hell or holy water

Posted on 10 Feb 2017 at 5:45am

Worship takes different forms in ‘Hedwig & the Angry Inch’ and ‘The Christians’   Brother and sisters, please be seated. You’re gonna be taken to church. Which church is up to you. Maybe the suburban megachurch on the brink of schism as in The Christians. Or perhaps you prefer to worship on the altar of […]

Best Bets • 02-10-17

Posted on 09 Feb 2017 at 11:10pm

Saturday 02.11 Paul Taylor Dance Company returns to Eisemann Now in his mid-80s, Paul Taylor has been a force in modern American dance for more than 60 years… and he’s still going strong. Indeed, the storied choreographer’s main company returns to Richardson for the eighth time this weekend with a selection of works that includes […]

Cassie Nova • 02-03-17

Posted on 03 Feb 2017 at 7:20am

Cassie speaks her dream to the universe Hey, y’all! How the F is everybody doing? Someone recently told me that if you want something in life, you have to speak it into existence. Let’s say you want a boyfriend. You need to say out loud what you want so the universe can hear you and […]