Former Tosh.0 host Daniel Tosh comes to San Antonio Thursday as part of stand-up tour

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click to enlarge Courtesy of Majestic Theatre Stand-up Daniel Tosh will be at the Majestic on Thursday. Up until last year, the controversial comedian was hosting the popular Comedy Central TV series Tosh.0, a gig he started back in 2009. The series was renewed for another four seasons in early 2020, but the network decided …

New smoothie joint, Kineapple, at San Antonio’s Pearl complex now open

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Wednesday, September 29, 2021 Posted By Nina Rangel on Wed, Sep 29, 2021 at 1:02 PM click to enlarge Photo Courtesy Kineapple Pearl Bottling Department’s newest addition, Kineapple, is now open. After announcing opening plans earlier this month, Pearl Bottling Department’s newest addition, Kineapple, is now serving up smoothies, healthy snacks, salads and coffee. Smoothie …

San Antonio’s Guadalupe Dance Company marks 30th anniversary with weekend of performances

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click to enlarge Edward Benavides The award-winning Guadalupe Dance Company will step into the spotlight for its 30th anniversary celebration alongside Mariachi Azteca de America. Performances will include dances from the Mexican states of Oaxaca, Guerrero, Jalisco, Veracruz, Tamaulipas and Puebla. Tickets are available for the in-person event on both nights, but the show can …

Toolman and Trump supporter Tim Allen to perform night of stand-up at Majestic Theatre on Friday

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click to enlarge Courtesy of Majestic Theatre Tiim Allen makes a tour stop at the Majestic Friday. For fans of the iconic Toy Story animated franchise, we really wish we didn’t know that Tim Allen is a Donald Trump supporter. It’s a bad look for Buzz Lightyear to back the human equivalent of Emperor Zurg. …

San Antonio’s Wild Barley Kitchen Co. now serving sandwiches, pizza onsite at new location

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Wednesday, September 29, 2021 Posted By Nina Rangel on Wed, Sep 29, 2021 at 12:26 PM click image Instagram / wildbarleykitchenandbrewery Wild Barley Kitchen Co. has begun slinging bagel sandos and pizza at 8403 Broadway St. Wild Barley Kitchen Co. — a San Antonio food trailer known for wood-fired sourdough bagels, bread and pizza — …

Bad Takes: Even as we celebrate Banned Books Week, Texans keep asking for school board censorship

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click to enlarge Courtesy of Hulu “The Handmaid’s Tale,” which became a Hulu television series, has been removed from school classes. Bad Takes is a periodic column of opinion and political analysis. “There she lusted after her lovers, whose genitals were like those of donkeys and whose emission was like that of horses.” — Ezekiel 23:20, 6th …

Pinkerton’s Barbecue in San Antonio to hold fundraiser for Dyslexia Awareness Month

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click image Instagram / benyantovisuals Pinkerton’s Barbecue will hold a fundraiser to raise money for scholarships to train dyslexia therapists. As part of October’s Texas Dyslexia Awareness Month, Pinkerton’s Barbecue in San Antonio will hold a fundraiser aimed at improving treatment for one of the most common learning disorders. The Wednesday, October 20 Barbecue Under the Stars …

Twitter slams Sen. John Cornyn for cheering Norway’s vaccination rate after he downplayed COVID-19

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click to enlarge Gage Skidmore / Wikimedia Commons Cornyn speaks during a past appearance at the conservative CPAC conference. Sen. John Cornyn loves to tweet. And he really loves to tweet about COVID-19, sometimes falsely downplaying its danger, sometimes making racist claims about it, sometimes making dad jokes about it and sometimes questioning medical experts over their recommendations. Which …

‘It just keeps on happening’: Texas parents fight legislation targeting their trans children for the fourth time this year

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click to enlarge Texas Tribune / Annie Mulligan Eight-year-old Sunny Bryant and her mother, Rebekah, have both testified multiple times in opposition to a bill targeting transgender high school sports students. Karen Krajcer and Linzy Foster are two friends familiar with the hallways of the Texas Capitol. During this year’s regular legislative session and two …

San Antonio Symphony Musicians strike over breakdown in contract talks

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click to enlarge Courtesy of San Antonio Symphony The San Antonio Symphony’s musicians have gone on strike. Amid contentious contract negotiations with the Symphony Society, the Musicians of the San Antonio Symphony (MOSAS) announced Monday that it’s called a strike. The group took the action after the Symphony Society’s vote Sunday declaring an impasse in …

Texas’ Shiner Beer releases new lager, along with retro labels to commemorate 112-year history

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Monday, September 27, 2021 Posted By Nina Rangel on Mon, Sep 27, 2021 at 2:38 PM click to enlarge Photo Courtesy Shiner Beer Shiner Beer’s new Shiner 1909 lager is available now. In celebration of its 112-year history, Texas’ storied Shiner Beer has released a new small-batch lager dubbed Shiner 1909. Shiner 1909 is brewed …