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Deadline for Joel’s Undies

Jimmy Fowler
You can still buy $5 raffle tickets to win the pair of gift-bag boxers councilman Joel Burns received during his visit to the Ellen show. The drawing for a winner will be held at tonight’s 8pm performance of Amphibian Product...


We Cover the LSIFF

Kristian Lin
The fourth Lone Star International Film Festival starts up tonight, and you can tune into our coverage at our blog. I’ll be blogging about the movies I see, and other staffers can drop in and offer their thoughts.



Fort Worth Bicyclists Win

Jimmy Fowler
Fort Worth bike riders, the city just made a commitment to your healthy, environmentally friendly mode of transportation: Last night the city council passed a bicycle parking ordinance that requires all new city development to ...


Criterion Finally Releases “Antichrist”

Jimmy Fowler
Criterion Collection has just released the art house “movie event” of the fall DVD season: Antichrist, 2009’s loved and loathed Cannes Festival sensation from the brilliant Danish director Lars von Trier (Dancer in the Da...



Young Playwrights at Stage West

Jimmy Fowler
As part of its Neighborhood Play Contest, Stage West is offering free basic playwriting classes for kid scribes from grade school to high school age. Interested older folks are invited, too. Class schedule is 10-11:30am Novembe...


You Must Be Weird or You Wouldn’t Be Here

Anthony Mariani
Local filmmaker Giles McCrary has produced and directed a documentary about one of the most storied clubs in all of Texas: The Cellar. You Must Be Weird or You Wouldn’t Be Here is filled with never-before-seen photos and 8mm ...



Jason Garrett The Next Tom Landry?

Jeff Prince
The Jason Garrett Watch has begun, and he’s not exactly being embraced by fans or sports writers because of his previous failures as offensive coordinator. The Landry Hat predicts he’ll need to win six of eight game...


“Ticked-Off” DVD Release Party

Jimmy Fowler
If you missed our August cover story on the controversy over the locally filmed “transploitation” thriller Ticked-Off Trannies With Knives, here ‘tis again. Writer-director Israel Luna and several of the cast members are ...



It’s Official — Wade Phillips Gone

Jeff Prince
ESPN is reporting that Dallas Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones fired his head coach and replaced him with former journeyman quarterback and offensive coordinator Jason Garrett. Keep the changes coming, Jerry. It...


Coco Returns

Jeff Prince
The best late-night host of the 21st Century is back 10 months after his dismissal from NBC’s Tonight Show. Conan O’Brien’s new talk show Conan premieres at 10 tonight on TBS. The ginger man’s sporting a...