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USA Scores Greatest Soccer Win Ever

Kristian Lin
The last time I was this happy over something the U.S. did on the international stage, it was when Seal Team Six killed Osama bin Laden. Last week’s indictments of top FIFA executives in New York and subsequent arrests in Swi...


News Roundup, June 2, 2015

Peter Gorman
Texas’ (Not Quite) Medical Marijuana Law On Monday, June 1, Gov. Greg Abbott signed into law a bill that permits the very narrow use of CBD, a non-euphoric compound found in cannabis for children suffering from severe epi...

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Texas Troubadour Abroad: Somewhere in the Mediterranean Sea

Keegan McInroe
My name is Keegan McInroe, and I am a singer-songwriter from Lubbock who’s been living in Fort Worth off and on since 2001 when I began my four years of study at Texas Christian University. Over the course of my ten-plus year...


News Roundup: June 1, 2015

Jeff Prince
Marching In The Street A crowd marched in protest of police brutality on Saturday, and the Star-Telegram published Laura Buckman’s photos. The No. 8 photo shows someone holding a sign seeking justice for Daniel Brumley, who w...

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Miss Tipsy!: Douchebaguette

Colleen Fischer
It’s difficult for me to admit this, but I was a solid douchebaguette during the first few years I could legally drink. But I am now a recovered douchebaguette (10 years!), and I hope that by coming clean other ladies will fe...


The Top Shelf: Stir Event

Brad Hensarling
Anyone who knows me understands that rum tickles a very special place in my erogenous zones. Brugal, the brand that sponsored this month’s Fort Worth Weekly Stir competition held on Wednesday at Bird Cafe, has always been a p...

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Searching for Dim Sum

Lauren Phillips
As my guest and I pulled into the parking lot of ABC Seafood & Dim Sum (2420 E. Arkansas Ln. Ste. 216, Arlington, 817-861-8818), the sad realization that Fort Worth is completely bereft of dim sum hit me like a dried squid....

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News Roundup: May 29, 2015

Jeff Prince
Let’s Saddle Up And Pedal Apparently legs can be used for something other than climbing into pickups and pushing accelerators. Fort Worth Bike Sharing recently expanded to 43 stations and 350 bikes, including a station in the...


Top 5 Shows

Steve Steward
1) If you’re the type who will drive to Dallas to see an up-and-coming rapper named Bishop Nehru, then you probably already know (and have RSVP’d, because you have to do that to go) about his Red Bull Sound Select show at C...


Bobby on Drums

Edward Brown
Local artists Jeremy Joel and Jay Wilkinson aren’t the types to wait patiently in line as arts patrons decide how best to nurture a new crop of young, visionary painters and sculptors. The established museums have their own a...