Archive for April, 2014

GLBT Community Hosts First Mayoral Candidates Forum June 1

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Don’t forget: Tomorrow night, June 1, from 5:30 to 7:30, Fort Worth mayoral run-off candidates Betsy Price and Jim Lane are scheduled to talk and field questions at a forum hosted by the North Texas GLBT Chamber of Com...


Mavs Can Be This Millenium’s First Champion

Jeff Prince
It’s amazing what a World Series appearance did for the Texas Rangers. Some locals (chiefly me) grew weary of our local baseball franchise after four decades of underachieving teams and consistently poor personnel decisio...



OMG! The Bieb in Arlington

Jimmy Fowler
If you were feeling a little swoonier than usual this holiday weekend, it could be an airborne case of Bieber fever. The Bieb was eyeballed out and about in Arlington with his current old lady Selena Gomez. They were at Six Fla...


Point, Joel Burns; In Yo Face Rick Perry

Jeff Prince
Fort Worth City Councilman Joel Burns tweeted something funny a minute ago: “If Gov. Perry becomes President of the United States, his case for Texas Secession becomes more compelling.”



Josh Weathers Rocks The Joint

Jeff Prince
As I was writing the headline for this post, I wished somebody would have poked fun of soul man Josh Weathers last night. That way, I could have written the headline, “Josh Weathers Weathers Joshing.” But nobody mad...


Perry to Weigh Prez Run

Jimmy Fowler
So Rick Perry, after saying he was absolutely not going to run for president, just said this morning that he will consider running for leader of the free world after the state legislature adjourns. Perry has a history of crony...



Walter Dansby – In or Out?

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            “I’ve never heard anyone on this board say a negative word – ever — about Walter Dansby,” said Fort Worth schools trustee Carlos Vasquez, “But now that some of us want to hire him to fill ...


Josh Weathers Will Kill At Central Market Tonight

Jeff Prince
You’d be foolish to miss Thursday Night Live tonight at Central Market at I-30 and Hulen Street. Foolish I say! The most soulful guy around is going to be performing with his crackerjack band — Josh Weathers and the...



Not That Handicapped

Jeff Prince
A Fort Worth Weekly fan was waiting in the drive-thru line at Starbucks and noticed an interesting array of messages coming from the car in front. Note the handicapped license plate, the Jesus fish, and the unusual sticker at t...


Music Awards Ballot Ready For Voters

Jeff Prince
The nominees for this year’s Fort Worth Weekly Music Awards are listed on the ballot here. Cast your votes for Tarrant County’s most killer bands, and plan on attending our big awards festival on June 26. Glancing o...