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Grammys: the STFU Version

MATT MABE
People really like to get worked up over award shows. Whether it’s the Oscars, the Grammys, or even the Fort Worth Weekly Music Awards, people just enjoy losing their minds over these sorts of things. Watching shows like this...


THE TRINITY RIVER IN FORT WORTH (courtesy wikimedia)

Water District Tests Trinity River’s Water Quality Often

Jeff Prince
This week’s Fort Worth Weekly includes a guest column by Kendall McCook that criticizes Tarrant Regional Water District and Trinity River Vision officials for ignoring water quality in the Trinity River. The column shows he l...



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Final Thoughts On Super Bowl, Stupid Play, Left Shark, Katy Perry

Jeff Prince
Did anyone else notice that the Seattle Seahawks made their grand entrance onto the field at the beginning of the Super Bowl to the tune of “Bittersweet Symphony” by The Verve? Great song, but pretty deep, dark, and cynical...


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Top 5 Shows

ANTHONY MARIANI
1.) They’re not scenesters and they don’t party balls until the wee hours of the morning, but Burette and Gabrielle Douglas and their bandmates in The Cush, guitarist Josh Daugherty and drummer Todd Harwell (Doosu, Flickers...



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A Marvel Experience … for the Kiddos

JOEY KEETON
Waiting to enter the first dome –– of The Marvel Experience’s total of seven –– may make you feel as if you’re about to step into Jurassic Park. It’s all searchlights, huge digital projections, and massive images ...


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Free Parking At ‘ONCE Around The Square’ Event

Jeff Prince
Tonight’s a good one for listening to some fresh music downtown (before the cold front pushes through). Stumbling onto Once on cable television several years ago was momentous for me. I’d never heard of any of the actor...



FISH IN TOP HAT UNDER TEXAS SUN (original art work by Picasso Prince)

Texas Agency Wants Kids To Draw Fish For Big Money

Jeff Prince
Hey, schoolkids, want to earn an easy grand? Put down your Game Boys or whatever it is you cretins do, grab a pencil and paper and draw a fish. The deadline to enter the Texas State-Fish Art Contest is March 31, open to student...


TOM BRADY IS LOOKING GUILTIER AND GUILTIER DESPITE WHAT TULSA AIR SPECIALIST BETTY STEWART SAYS. (courtesy flickr)

Analyzing Deflate-Gate, Tom Brady, Cheating Patriots

Jeff Prince
Deflate-Gate (aka deflategate)  is a hot topic, although nobody really knows what happened.  Did New England Patriots QB Tom Brady tell someone to deflate footballs to make them easier to grip? Was coach Bill Belichick aware ...



ADRIENNE BANKERT IS OUT, KAREN BORTA IS IN AT CBS 11 NEWS THIS MORNING (photo from Bankert's Twitter page)

Polished, Perfect Karen Borta In, Wacky Faves Out At CBS 11

Jeff Prince
The collapse of my favorite morning news program is complete. Thanks Channel 11 for taking all the fun out of the first hour or two of my waking day. First, co-anchor Brendan Higgins over-indulged one night up in Colorado while...


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Top 5 Shows

ANTHONY MARIANI
1.) Natural Anthem is finally making its live debut. Former Will Callers and co-songwriters Jacob Murphy (guitar, vocals) and Daniel Slatton (drums) generated a lot of buzz last year after busting out their new, at-the-time stu...