Beaches Be Trippin\': Five Texas Coast Spots Worth the Drive

Beaches Be Trippin': Five Texas Coast Spots Worth the Drive

Arts & Culture: Let’s face it, most of us Lone Stars view the Texas coast as a poor man’s Waikiki. Hell, maybe just a poor man’s Panama Beach — only to be used... By Callie Enlow 7/10/2013

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Best Vietnamese Restaurant

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Everything but the Bowie in \'David Bowie Is\'

Everything but the Bowie in 'David Bowie Is'

Screens: People love David Bowie more than you are capable of loving your family. But that’s OK—people love Bowie to an extent that your family would quite frankly... By Jeremy Martin 9/17/2014
Chris Pérez, Selena’s Husband, Faces His Past and Looks Forward, Musically

Chris Pérez, Selena’s Husband, Faces His Past and Looks Forward, Musically

Music: Chris Pérez never saw it coming. “All I ever wanted to do was play guitar,” he told the Current. “I never thought I’d be the subject of an interview... By Enrique Lopetegui 8/28/2013

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Daily Beast: SA's pickled

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If your New Year's Eve seemed particularly out of control, don't tell it to the Daily Beast. The online news site is well aware of San Antonians' alcohol obsession. In fact, in the now-annual "drunkest cities" survey, the Beast lifted the Alamo City from nineteenth drunkest (2010) to fifth most-soused city (2011). That's a lot of margaritas (a self-reported 14.2 drinks per person per month, in fact). Boston won the top spot, while Austin slipped into seventh place, and Houston trailed at 25. Do we really drink that much more than other cities, or could it be we're just more honest about it?

In other news, G&G Mobile Bistro has called it quits. After paring down services and working to book more private events, the upscale food vendor on wheels is up on the blocks. Need a young truck modified with a griddle, burner range, steam wells, and convection oven? We're told that $15,000 price is negotiable. You may even talk your way into the pots and pans.

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