Best Of 2008

Liftoff

Fort Worth Weekly Staff
Back again, readers? Come on in. We’ve saved a chair for you at the table. Hors d’oeuvres are up, the game is afoot, there’s beer in the cooler, and you still have time to place your bets.


Culture

Weekly Staff
  Solo Dance Performance (Female)Critic’s choice: (tie) Leticia Oliveira, Olga PavlovaPavlova’s portrayal of the star-crossed Juliet in Paul Mejia’s condensed version of the classic story for Metropolitan Cla...



Getting and Spending

Weekly Staff
Customer ServiceReaders’ choice: Action Insurance4200 South Fwy, FWCritic’s choice: Teresa Matthews, Dairy Queen, 2050 Montgomery St, FWWhile driving down Montgomery Street during the summer months, we saw that the ...


Good Grub

Weekly Staff
All-Star BarbecueRibs: No sauce needed – the glorious rub keeps these meaty ribs crispy outside, moist and tender inside. Pit Barbecue, 702 N Henderson St, FW.Brisket: A miraculous balance of charcoal-tinged fat, crusty f...



On the Town

Weekly Staff
Happy HourReaders’ choice: Blue Mesa Grill, 1600 S University Dr, FWCritic’s choice: A Great Notion, 2024 Ridgmar Blvd, FWAs we’ve said before, the party is inside you. If you’re in a good mood and thirs...


People and Politics

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Thing Tarrant County NeedsCritic’s choice: A revolutionary with moxieLots of folks are whining about how the gas drilling companies are taking over Fort Worth, stepping on its citizens, and controlling city hall. Whine, w...