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Customer Service Meltdown

The Evil Boob Empire's big fail: Victoria's Secret takes a stand against breasts — no, really

By Shelley Seale

Quick, what's the first thing you think of when you think of Victoria's Secret? Breasts, right? Lingerie and fragrances and all that stuff, sure — but mostly, scantily clad breasts. ...


Homestate Shame

Bigotry lives on: Gay couple barred from dancing in a Texas country Western bar, told it's "unacceptable"

By Elizabeth Rhodes

After being ejected from a nightclub in Victoria — little more than two hours southeast of Houston — a young gay couple is trying to fight back against bigotry. ...


Standing Strong

Racists on Twitter taught a lesson by the NBA Finals 11-year-old National Anthem hero

By Joel Luks

When an 11-year-old kid stepped in at a moment's notice to belt out the "The Star-Spangled Banner" before Game 3 of the NBA Finals in San Antonio, little did he know that he would tak ...


Debate It

Prominent economist wants fat people to pay more to fly, claims it's a transportation norm

By Whitney Radley

The idea that passengers should be charged according to body weight is nothing new. The incensing suggestion has been presented for years as a way for airlines to recoup rising fuel costs and  ...


Legal news

Man without fully-formed hands slaps Six Flags with a lawsuit after being asked to get off ride

By Claire St. Amant

When Clint Bench bought his family season passes to Six Flags Over Texas in 2012, he didn't think his lack of fully-formed hands would prevent him from enjoying the rides alongside his children ...


Discriminatory TV?

Houstonian favored to be "First Black Bachelor" hasn't dated in five years, wants no part in lawsuit

By Tyler Rudick

ABC's The Bachelor has been under fire this spring, with American audiences finally seemingly noticing that the wildly-popular "reality" romance competition has never once cast a non- ...


Like a bad RENO 911

Topless photos of a local police officer causes her police chief boss to get creepy, complaint charges

By Whitney Radley

Chief Robert Pruett of the City of Galena Park Police Department has a specific oral policy: No dating in the workplace. According to one female police officer, however, the rule is not applied in ...


Gay hate or gray area?

Unfriendly skies: Lesbian kiss earns L Word actress a lecture from "family" airline Southwest

By Fayza A. Elmostehi

Who knew your travel plans may never take flight on account of smooching your sweetheart? Certainly not Leisha Hailey. The L Word actress and Uh Huh Her musician was kissing her latest lover, f ...


If your junks out of sight, you're alright

US Airways boots passenger for saggy pants; so what's appropriate for air travel?

By Caroline Gallay

Dress codes for mass transit are nothing novel. Just a few weeks ago we reported that Fort Worth had installed a grandma shame-based campaign to eliminate saggy jeans on the city bus system. Ap ...


Transamerica

It's all about the toilets: Annise Parker's transgender order causes protest

By Sarah Rufca

One might have thought that in a time when Felicity Huffman can win an Academy Award for playing a transgender woman (and Hilary Swank can win one for portraying a trans man), Eddie Izzard can sell ...


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