Michael Cera: not-so-awkward director

What do you get when you mix Michael Cera, Kelis and (former) Das Racist's Heems? No, this is not a bad joke, it is just part of the cast of Cera-directed "Brazzaville Teen-Ager," that...

Riff Raff vs. James Franco

There is currently a war between James Franco and Houston slapstick rapper Riff Raff, also known as Jody Highroller. Riff Raff claims that James Franco's character in "Spring Breakers," a Harmony Korine film set...

Weslaco resident's haunted halloween house

Weslaco resident Rudy Muniz talks to OME about the motives behind building his annual haunted house, a three-month long project for a night of wholesome (and free) community fun. 1. Tell us about your haunted...

Life After Ambrosia

A litany of rumors has circulated over the last month surrounding the closure and future of Ambrosia Coffee House, which may have been McAllen’s most popular beer-selling coffee shop until it shut its doors...

Selfless Murder Clothing – NSN 2012

What do you get when you mix zombies, dinosaurs, neon colors and witty typography? Before the Never Say Never Arts Festival in Mission, Texas, I never would have known the answer to that question....

Unbox the fun: Local photo booth innovation

We've seen a lot of "retrogressive advancements" in the area of photography brought about by our pop cultures ever-increasing fascination with analogue/nostalgic aesthetics. It was the Poloroid movements and Lomography revivals that brought about...

UPDATE: Lime Cucumber Gatorade

Hello, friends. You've probably noticed that Lime Cucumber Gatorade is conspicuously absent from convenience store refrigerators in the Rio Grande Valley. This wonderful beverage tastes like the real thing and offers thirst-quenching refreshment like...

Summer Craft Fest Round-Up

This past July 29th, OME had its 1st Craft Fest in collaboration with The Tulle Room and HopSonic Radio. Not only was the event a blast, but it went above and beyond what we...

ICONS – VOL 2

ICONS – Vol. 1” was a boogie buffet of funk, soul, disco, and modern groove. Join us on Thursday August 18, 2011 at Molina’s Restaurant & Bar for 'Vol. 2 - The Superbad Sequel'...

Have your 3DS and eat it too.

Are you a Nintento DS fan but you're a little cautious about the hefty price tag for Nintendo's newest iteration of their popular handheld the new 3DS? Worry not, Satoru Iwata, Shigeru Miyamoto (of...