Hours after the Newtown shootings, Eric Nimibutr posted “I don’t care if a bunch of white kids got killed,” enraging Austin residents and the Internet alike.
The Civil Wars, Gary Clark Jr. and Alabama Shakes lead Weeping Elvis’ awesome review of ACL, the best-run festival in the country.
A passerby called 911 to report a domestic disturbance. But she gave police the wrong address. The responding officer then shot and killed a man’s dog. Right in front of him. So what happens next? Is there any remedy?
Professional toilet clogger Takeru Kobayashi headed to South by Southwest this weekend to set a new world record for grilled-cheese scarfing, and he did so with gusto, cramming sopping-wet grease loafs down his gullet while admirers cheered.
Ty Clark is absolutely falling in love with the creative vision in sound and video from Steven Bush and Kyle Lent in their new project, “Confessionals,” featuring local Austin musicians. Check out vids for Penny & Sparrow, David Ramirez and Matt McCloskey.
In Austin: “Despite the fact that most of these folks were quite tired, there was a lot of energy in the air. You might expect the 99% to be pissed off, angry, sullen, whatever. Nope. Their moods were the opposite of that. Lots of people were smiling.”