What Is It With The Alt-Right and Male Virility?

The alt-right is a loosely defined coalition of various far-right conservatives, hate groups, social regressives and conspiracy theorists. It’s a nebulous collection of what Hillary Clinton rightfully called a basket of deplorables, and, boy, they sure are making headlines lately with openly Nazi protests that feel more like a chan raid that got way out of hand than anything else. There is one…


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Chef Bryan Caswell’s newest restaurant to open next week

Chef Bryan Caswell has announced when his newest concept will debut.

Oxbow 7 will open Aug. 29, according to CultureMap. The restaurant is located inside the renovated Le Meridien Houston Downtown hotel at 1121 Walker St. The hotel will also open on that date and is accepting reservations for stays on or after Sept. 12, according to its website.

The chef has said that this concept is “incredibly personal” and different from his award-winning seafood eatery, Reef, which was slated to undergo…

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I Am Job: Listings for End of August

If you’ve kept up with the news lately, you may have heard about some of the Charlottesville protesters deservedly losing their jobs after photos of them attending the racist white supremacist rally went viral. Now that we’re a few days out, it’s time to reflect on the terrible events that took place and find commonality with the diverse individuals who we share our communities with.


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C-suite exec leaves Francesca’s after less than 2 years

Francesca’s Holdings Corp. (Nasdaq: FRAN) announced Aug. 21 that Laurie Hummel, executive vice president and chief merchandising officer, has left the company after less than two years.

The Houston-based specialty retailer did not disclose the reason for Hummel’s departure, but the company has already begun a search for a new chief merchant, according to a press release.

“We have a lot of talent in our merchandising team and are confident in their ability to execute our strategy as we search…

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FPTV Speaks With Beto O’Rourke

It’s been nearly 30 years since a Texas Democrat has won a U.S. Senate seat. Will U.S. Congressman Beto O’Rourke (D-El Paso), who is challenging Sen. Ted Cruz for his Senate seat in the 2018 midterm election, be the one to change that three decade trend? FPTV recently spoke with Rep. O’Rourke about his scrappy political campaign, his views on drug legislation, race relations in…


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