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7 Flicks to See at the San Antonio Film Festival

July 30, 2014
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7 Flicks to See at the San Antonio Film Festival

Jose Canseco: The Truth Hurts  8pm Weds, July 30, City Base Cinema Screen A The Ur-steroid user of the MLB, Jose Canseco has been notoriously brash through the juice scandals and Senate hearings that have plagued pro baseball in the 21st Century. In The Truth Hurts, Canseco and director Bill McAdams Jr. go through 60...
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A Full Double Barrel Load of Merle Dixon: Actor Michael Rooker Talks ‘The Walking Dead’ In-Depth

July 30, 2014
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A Full Double Barrel Load of Merle Dixon: Actor Michael Rooker Talks ‘The Walking Dead’ In-Depth

Not enough Merle Dixon in this week’s Current interview with Michael Rooker? Ask no more: in honor of his upcoming appearance at Wizard World San Antonio Comic-Con, in town August 1-3, we dig in deep with Rooker about his most famous role. One of the most interesting things about Merle is the deep fan reaction...
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The Adventures of SA’s Indie Comic Book Publisher Antarctic Press

July 29, 2014
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When I arrive, the office looks abandoned. It’s dark, cluttered, and piles of boxes are stacked along the walls. I’m looking for the indie comic book publisher Antarctic Press (AP). Instead, what I find looks like a storage closet. Based in San Antonio, AP has been in business for the last 30 years. In...
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Linklater’s ‘Boyhood’ is Life Told Through the Small Things

July 29, 2014
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As a massive fan of Richard Linklater and someone who has been anticipating this film for months, I made the drive up to Austin this past weekend to view it as soon as I could. Waking up early on a Saturday for a 10:25 a.m. showing in a different city, I regret none of it....
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5 Things You Have to Do This Week

July 28, 2014
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Mon 7/28 King Buzzo You’d be hard-pressed to find a harder working or more dynamic rock musician than Buzz Osborne of the groundbreaking experimental sludge-metal outfit Melvins. Since 1986, Melvins have put out more than 25 studio albums and EPs, touring with a seldom seen ferocity. Pioneers of grunge music, King Buzzo and co....
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Spurs Deny Manu Ginobili Permission to Play in FIBA World Cup

July 28, 2014
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Spurs Deny Manu Ginobili Permission to Play in FIBA World Cup

On Monday, the Spurs sent a letter to Manu Ginobili denying him permission to play for the Argentinian national team in the FIBA World Cup, citing a stress fracture that the 37-year-old forward suffered in his right leg during the NBA Finals. Normally stress fractures—tiny cracks in the bone caused by repetitive impact—take about...
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10 Free Events Happening This Week

July 28, 2014
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Mon 7/28 Kings of BBQ: Barbecue Kuwait and Gold Star Children The San Antonio Film Festival kicks off with two free screenings for Military Night. Kings of BBQ: Barbecue Kuwait is a documentary short that follows five high-power pitmasters as they travel to Kuwait with 2,300 pounds brisket and more to serve up home-cooked Southern BBQ to 5,000 troops stationed in Kuwait (read...
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NBA Rumor of Opening Night Spurs vs. Cavs Matchup

July 28, 2014
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NBA Rumor of Opening Night Spurs vs. Cavs Matchup

Yesterday, Gary Washburn of the Boston Globe broke a rumor that the NBA wants the Spurs versus the Cavaliers as the 2014-2015 season opening game. Though the 2014-2015 schedule doesn’t come out for another month, the Spurs-Cavs tipoff makes sense, as the NBA tries to start each season with a marquee matchup. The SA-Cleveland game would...
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‘The Kings of BBQ: Barbecue Kuwait’ Kicks Off SA Film Festival’s Military Night

July 28, 2014
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  In 2010 John Markus did the unthinkable to raise the spirits of U.S. troops overseas. He united five legendary Southern BBQ pitmasters, transported thousands of pounds of meat and fixings to the desert heat of Kuwait, and made a documentary in the process. Chronicling the efforts of these expert Dixie grillers, in collaboration with the United Service...
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The Entire Simpsons Series To Go Up Online

July 25, 2014
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The Entire Simpsons Series To Go Up Online

It’s the television equivalent of mapping the human genome. Not only will every episode of The Simpsons’ 25 season run will be available for streaming online, the entire series will be available for searching. Want to know every appearance of Hans MoleMan? How about Bart’s prank phone calls to Moe’s Tavern? Search it up and...
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