Archive for October, 2014
Magic Mike

This Week in Love: Consensual Sex App, Uniform Dating

Eric Griffey
Love Contract A few years back, The Chappelle Show aired a skit about two people signing a contract of consent before sex. In an instance of life imitating art, a company called Sandton Technologies has created an app called Go...


CLAUDE RAINS

ALERT! No Off Asides On Dallas Cowboys vs Saints

Jeff Prince
Off Asides is out of the office this week. Thus, the Metroplex’s most heralded sports column (note: no heralds actually heard) will not be entertaining you with the wit, insight, non sequiturs, puns, and pathos you’ve come ...



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Opal Lee Wants To Celebrate 88th Birthday With You

Jeff Prince
Opal Lee is about to celebrate her 88th birthday, and she’d like to see you at her party. If you go, bring a little money for the collection plate. Lee’s using her birthday as a means to fund an even bigger party. &...


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Drink for Turtles

Eric Griffey
Turtles have been all over the news lately. The story of a turtle that survived in a box for 30 years made the social media rounds earlier this week. The country is still recovering from the turtle smuggling ring that was broke...



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DFW Meet and Cruise on Sept 27

JIMMY FOWLER
Despite gradually expanding (and much-needed) light rail systems in North Texas, the automobile remains the transportation of choice around here. It’s therefore inevitable that people would maintain a certain fetishy relation...


BARRY CORBIN AND JOE STEVENS DISCUSS A SCENE ON A HOT AFTERNOON IN GAINESVILLE (Photo by Jeff Prince)

Final Thoughts on Windsor, Barry Corbin, Joe Stevens & Co.

Jeff Prince
The ol’ notebook is about emptied out, the camera card is picked clean, and my buzz is finally subsiding after visiting the set of Windsor earlier this month (“A Script For Texas,” Sept. 17, 2014). If you’d ...



Art Institute's section winner, Jonathan Ayala.

Best Of People & Places 2014

FORT WORTH WEEKLY STAFF
Thing Tarrant County Needs Critic’s choice: An Occupy the Shale protest group Can’t you see it? They show up every time a well is drilled or fracked next to a school or park. They record the noise and play it back outside c...


Art Institute's section design winner, Jean Gonzales.

Best Of On The Town 2014

FORT WORTH WEEKLY STAFF
Overall Drinking Establishment Critic’s choice: Shipping & Receiving, 201 S Calhoun St Want a place with live music, a chic urban vibe, respectable beer selection and diverse crowd, plus pool, shuffleboard, and an outdoor...



Adam A. Anderson, Rico Romalus, and Seun Soyemi star in Jubilee Theatre’s The Brothers Size. See Friday.

Night & Day

KRISTAIN LIN
WED ▪ 24 What’s better than horses? How about horses and guns? The American Miniature Horse Association’s World Championship Show comes to Will Rogers Memorial Center this week, but separately there’s also the MSA Mount...


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Best Of Good Grub 2014

FORT WORTH WEEKLY STAFF
All-Star Barbecue Appetizer: There are many ways to get your barbecue “pre-game” on in North Texas. The BBQ Ranch (10250 Western Oaks Rd) serves up a formidable starter — the Ranch Rattler. What better way to begin your m...