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Adèle Exarchopoulos in "Blue Is the Warmest Color."

The Best Lead Performances of 2013

Kristian Lin
You may be surprised that I’ve relegated a number of Oscar-contending performances to the honorable mentions here. That’s because I ran into the same problem that I did with making a list of the year’s best films: Too man...


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Wendy Davis Named a 2013 “Gawker” Hero

JIMMY FOWLER
Well, this should confirm the worst fears of the rather large right-wing nutball bloc in Texas: Wendy Davis was named one of the Heroes of 2013 by Gawker, the liberal New York-based gossip and cultural/political commentary web...



James Franco in "Spring Breakers."

The Best Supporting Performances of 2013

Kristian Lin
Continuing my recap of the year in movies, here are the best supporting performances I saw in 2013. Usually the men get the better supporting roles over the course of a year’s movies, but the women caught my interest more in ...


CANDICE CRAWFORD ROMO (wikipedia)

Off Asides On Dallas Cowboys vs Philadelphia Eagles

Jeff Prince
The Cowboys playoff destiny rested on the rusty arm of backup quarterback Kyle Orton, who Orton to have thrown that last pass. The offense had the ball at the end of the game, down by two points, but needing only about 35 yards...



RESIDENTS CONCERNED ABOUT EARTHQUAKES WILL MEET AT AZLE HIGH SCHOOL, HOME OF THE FIGHTING HORNETS, FOR A TALK WITH THE STATE'S TOP REGULATOR OF GAS DRILLING.

State Official To Address Azle Earthquakes On Thursday

Jeff Prince
About two dozen earthquakes have rattled the Azle area in recent weeks, and residents are strongly suspecting the natural gas drilling industry is to blame. The quakes have been occurring almost exclusively near drilling activi...


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DFW Norml Presents Chronica 2013

JIMMY FOWLER
Another season of peace, joy, and good will to everyone has almost passed, and not a minute too soon: My face hurts from wearing a constant expression of child-like wonder and generosity. There’s still a few days left for the...



From the opening of "Gravity."

The Best Movie Moments of 2013

Kristian Lin
Welcome to my list of the greatest moments in the movies of 2013. I don’t do this list every year, but this year I felt like posting this. At a time when everybody else is listing the year’s best films, this exercise remind...


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Thief Caught on Video in Ryan Place

Eric Griffey
Some awful Grinch stole a box full of gifts right off the front porch of a Ryan Place resident early this morning. The victim’s no dummy. He recorded the burglary on a security camera. Here is the video of the woman who d...



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Tony Romo’s Back Chokes

Jeff Prince
ESPN was first to report that Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo will miss the rest of the season with a back injury, and now other media (hello!) are echoing the scoop. Romo gutted out a physically painful game yesterday an...


DEMARCO MURRAY(Wikipedia)

Off Asides On Dallas Cowboys vs Washington Redskins

Jeff Prince
Old-time rivalry. Must-win situation. Season on the line. Fortunately, the Dallas Cowboys were facing one of the worst defenses in the NFL, the lowly, snake-bitten Washington Redskins. Unfortunately, the Cowboys defense is wors...