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Wesleyan Law Alumni Responds to A&M’s Resolution

Eric Griffey
Last week, the Texas A&M University School of Law announced its creation of a resolution certificate for Texas Wesleyan Law alumni. Many Wesleyan alumni felt like the proverbial baby in a basket left at the door of a univer...


NEAL LANGHAM'S THREE-EYED SCARECROW WILL BE APPEARING ON A RAHR BEER LABEL NEAR YOU. (all photos by jeff prince)

Artist Neal Langham Uses Third Eye To Win Rahr Beer Label

Jeff Prince
Art, music, booze, networking, bananas sculpted into dolphins — last night’s 4th Annual Visionary Awards had it all. Theater producer/director Adam Adolfo, multimedia artist Bradly Brown, and the art collective HOME...



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Lone Star Film Screens Eisenstein’s “Strike”

JIMMY FOWLER
If you have no set Easter plans this Sunday, spend your holiday with the Lone Star Film Society, local musician and Theater Fire member James Talambas, and the pioneering Russian filmmaker Sergei Eisenstein. LSFS screens Eisens...


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Viral Photo Of Kids With Guns Not All It Seems

Jeff Prince
Numerous blog sites, including Blotch, printed this photo of two children holding guns at last weekend’s Main Street Arts Festival. The photo of the boy and girl holding rifles accompanied articles about Open Carry Texas ...



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Visionary Awards Thursday

ANTHONY MARIANI
The place to be this Thursday is Artspace 111 (111 Hampton St., 817-692-3228) for our fourth annual Visionary Awards. Along with the presentation of $500 checks to three outstanding up-and-coming local fine artists –– direc...


THIS PICTURE OF "OPEN CARRY TEXAS" CHILDREN CARRYING GUNS AT MAIN STREET ARTS FESTIVAL WAS PUBLISHED ON THE MERICANS AGAINST THE TEA PARTY WEB SITE.

Arts Festival? Grab An Uzi!

Jeff Prince
Members of Open Carry Texas (OCT) showed up at Main Street Arts Festival on Saturday to parade around with guns. The organization’s website says its mission includes educating Texans about their right to openly carry rifles a...



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Chef Walter Kaufmann Honored by Restaurant Association

Eric Griffey
At its monthly board meeting last week, the Tarrant County chapter of the Texas Restaurant Association honored pioneering chef Walter Kaufmann by naming its very first scholarship after him. The 85-year-old Kaufmann, whose care...


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Kerrville Folk Festival Founder Rod Kennedy Dead At 84

Jeff Prince
The man who created the Kerrville Folk Festival, the huge and long-running celebration of songwriters, died in hospice care yesterday, according to a report published today in the San Antonio Express-News. Rod Kennedy was 84. &...



WILLIE NELSON BETTER FIND HIS OLD HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL HELMET IF HE PLANS TO POKE HIS HEAD IN THE TEXAS GUBERNATORIAL RACE.

Wendy Davis Uses Icon, Barbecue To Entice Voters

Jeff Prince
Wendy Davis is calling in the big guns in her attempt to become the next governor of Texas. The former Fort Worth city councilwoman and state senator is combining two Texas legends — barbecue and Willie Nelson — to ...


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A&M School of Law Announces “Resolution” for Wesleyan Law Alumni

ERIC GRIFFEY
In Feb., Fort Worth Weekly published a story about how a number of Texas Wesleyan School of Law alumni felt betrayed after the school was sold to Texas A&M University, leaving them with diplomas from a non-existent school. ...