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Baker Hughes Wants to Fracking Drill Your Pink Bits

Baker Hughes Wants to Fracking Drill Your Pink Bits

Leon casino, Local oilfield serviced company Baker Hughes is donating $100,000 to the questionable Susan G. Komen Foundation and painting 1,000 of their drill bits pink, yay!…

HOUSTON TO HOST WORLD’S FIRST MUSEUM DEDICATED TO THE PRIVATE PRISON INDUSTRY

HOUSTON TO HOST WORLD’S FIRST MUSEUM DEDICATED TO THE PRIVATE PRISON INDUSTRY

Instead of being discouraged by his deportation, the plucky, enterprising Jesús Cruz found inspiration in his captivity.…

2nd Ward – A Bicycle Opera

2nd Ward – A Bicycle Opera

The sounds might entice the cyclist to ride faster, slower, stop, turn in circles, or pause beneath the shade of a tree for listening.…

A Former Teacher Speaks

A Former Teacher Speaks

Students need to feel they’re in a loving, safe environment when they’re at school, where the adults care about them, respect them, and have high expectations for them. …

El Viento Viene, El Viento Se Va — La Frontera @ HCCC

El Viento Viene, El Viento Se Va — La Frontera @ HCCC

Houston Center for Contemporary Craft has the dubious distinction of being one…

Eye Candy À Gogo at the Texas Contemporary Art Fair

Eye Candy À Gogo at the Texas Contemporary Art Fair

Nobody wanted to define "contemporaneity" during set-up for the fourth annual Texas Contemporary Art Fair at the George R. Brown Convention Center---it was hard enough trying to get people to pronounce the word.…

Walking While Black in River Oaks

Walking While Black in River Oaks

Bulelwa Bam left the River Oaks home where she was a guest to catch the Westheimer bus. She didn't make it very far before she was stopped by River Oaks Police. The officer was unable to comprehend that Ms. Bam was a guest and not a domestic worker.…

Subversion at Inversion

Subversion at Inversion

You might have noticed that the Inversion Coffee House has taken down the large format photograph of their namesake public art piece, Dean Ruck and Dan Havel's world-famous Inversion.…

Beating the [Anti-] War Drum

Beating the [Anti-] War Drum

If the US government has 40+ years of "failed policies and strategies" then so does the US anti-war movement.…

You Better Sit Again, Citizen

You Better Sit Again, Citizen

The video shows camouflage-clad police officers piled into the BearCat. It shows up. They get out. They start shooting things. At one point it pokes a hole into a building and injects tear gas. And it was all set to AC/DC’s "Thunderstruck."…

A Compendium of Analyses on the Ferguson Uprising

A Compendium of Analyses on the Ferguson Uprising

A summary (with links) of some of the best analyses and responses to the uprising in Ferguson, Missouri.…

Pizza Chef Says No To Burgers

Pizza Chef Says No To Burgers

The whole tragedy could have been avoided if Singh or Bohemeo's owners had taken a cue from Jolly Olde England, where the ever-innovative Pizza Hut has crafted a cheeseburger pizza. …