Holidaze

Beer Trumps Hate

Heim’s Whiskey Bar

Blotch Jumbo

Clubs

Clubs

Tall Order

My dad always told me that God looks out for fools and drunks. I don't know if this is true, but I do remember...

Un-Usual

Here's one thing you need to know about The Usual, a chic new lounge on West Magnolia Avenue on the near Southside: The drinks...

Squeaky Clean

A high-powered lawyer friend, who happens to be female, recently reminded me of the risks inherent in asking guys out for drinks. Her story...

Puttering Around

I was watching the Vans Triple Crown of Surfing on TV when I learned the Theory of Relativity. Seriously. This was probably back in...

Smokin’

I had to go to Bone Daddy's House of Smoke in the Arlington Highlands Lifestyle Center to get a gift card for my neighbor's...

Island in the Stream

I used to be a fan of pirates -- at least until everyone ran pirates into the ground. I still harbor a love for...

The Cat’s Ass

After last week's harrowing voyage to Sports Mountain, a.k.a., the Fox & Hound at Cityview ("Kissing the Frog," Oct. 28), I decided I needed...

Kissing the Frog

Maybe it's because the current class of 21-and-ups are nice. Maybe it's because I'm older and wiser. Maybe it's because you catch more flies...

Pucker Up Tuckers Out

A "queer kiss-in"? In the Stockyards? During Texas-OU weekend?! Oh, brother. Can you spell "T-R-O-U-B-L-E"? That's what I thought about a week ago, when I...

Service Counts

It's easy to take good service for granted. I'm really impressed by servers who anticipate my needs, instinctively show up when I want something,...