Danny Gallagher has written news and feature stories for newspapers and websites such as CNET, Mental Floss and the Dallas Observer and comedy pieces for Cracked, Mandatory and Maxim.
The comedian and star of The Jim Jeffries Show performed a surprise set at a Dallas comedy club and stayed long after his show to party with the local comics and give them advice on their acts.
The television wing of the Sony Pictures corporation now owns the largest stake in the Flower Mound animated film studio Funimation, but there's no indication so far that Sony plans to change how Funimation makes, dubs or distributes its cartoons and merchandise to fans.
What's it like to shoot and chainsaw demons in a virtual environment? Find out in this hands-on preview of "DOOM VFR" for UploadVR.
Dallas was more than just the economic epicenter for all of the film’s explosions, gunfire and endless downpours of fake blood that [director Paul] Verhoeven wanted for his movie. Dallas' role in RoboCop was physically bigger even than [actor Peter] Weller’s crime-fighting robot.
Dallas is becoming a major hub for the indie Latino comic book movement with superheroes who battle for the rights of immigrants and use their luchador skills to save the day.
Here's the evolutionary reason why we're not disgusted by blood, sweat and saliva until after it leaves our body. Hint: It may just save your life.
If you're a big shot, there are many ways to deal with criticism: You can address it with counterarguments, you can use it to improve yourself, you can ignore it ... or you can spend inordinate amounts of money trying to nuke the reputation of your critics in the hopes that it will make people stop listening to them. This is about the people who go for that last option.
When you really need something done, the simplest method is almost always the best.
But don't tell that to Hollywood bad guys, who can't seem to kill a single victim without planning out a complex, Rube Goldberg-style sequence that's almost sure to end in failure.
The Red Bull Air Race takes the thrill of professional racing to new heights. CNET gets up close with the racing planes in the air and on course during a stop at the Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth.
Brewvies Cinema Pub, a theater that serves meals and drinks to customers during screenings, is in danger of losing its liquor sales license after the DABC said the theater violated a state law that prohibits the sale of alcohol on premises that also offer certain forms of sexually oriented entertainment.
Flight of the Conchords' Bret McKenzie, the smaller one with the higher vocal range, talks about going back on tour with Jemaine Clement, testing new genres of comedy music and how performing live is like vacation to him.
Id Software and Bethesda Softworks, a sister studio under the same umbrella of Id's current parent company ZeniMax Media, released a new Doom game last month. It's the fourth in the top-selling franchise, ending a 12-year drought when gamers thought they'd never get to go back to Mars and bringing Doom back to its bloody roots, planted firmly in North Texas soil.
Stephen Tobolowsky's strength as an actor is that he finds complexity in all of his characters; he doesn't believe stories can always be reduced to a struggle between good and evil. Take, for instance, the Dallas native's role as "Action" Jack Barker in the current, third season of Silicon Valley, the HBO comedy created by fellow Texan Mike Judge that looks at the ever-morphing tech industry.