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Anne Rice Ditches Church, Not God

Jimmy Fowler
The latest bit of non-news burning up the blogosphere – author Anne Rice declared on her Facebook page that she has “quit Christianity in the name of Christ.” Here’s an interesting piece on the Politics Daily website ab...


Calling All Guerilla Artists

Anthony Mariani
The Arts Council of Fort Worth and Tarrant County is seeking guerilla artists to help generate buzz for www.worthgoing.com, an online calendar that the arts council will launch in September. Anyone with any ideas (flash mobs, s...



More Thoughts on “The Kids Are All Right”

Kristian Lin
Because The Kids Are All Right played in Dallas before it came here, I was able to see the film three times before I wrote it up (a luxury that I very seldom enjoy), and I’ve been poring over it the way other people have been...


Another Reason Why I Love FW

Jeff Prince
Three white billy goats were crossing the Jacksboro Highway while I was driving back from lunch a few minutes ago. I didn’t have my camera with me, but they looked kind of like this guy: I’m not sure where they were...



Arlington Needs Another Cool Place

Jeff Prince
This morning’s Star-Tellygram headline practically knocked me out of my seat: Ten Cool Things To See And Do In Arlington. Are there that many? Apparently not. Veteran writer  John Austin has covered A-town for years but ...


“Searching for Sonny”? Here’s a New Clue

Kristian Lin
The word’s out from local filmmaker (and Weekly profilee) Andrew Disney. For the low, low price of $5, you can get a sneak peek at his upcoming movie Searching for Sonny. If you donate to his fund-raising campaign at Kick...



Mining Dad’s Sh*t For Gold Nuggets

Jeff Prince
The success of this twitterer-turned-author must be difficult to take for frustrated, would be writers who could never finish that novel, or, worse, the ones who did and couldn’t get it published. A guy in his late 20s mo...


Musical Magic At Central Market Tonight

Jeff Prince
It’s yin and yang time, peeps. The intense acoustical creations of Doug Burr and the dancing, drinking, good time singalong music of The O’s will mix in the name of merriment tonight at Thursday Night Live. The week...



Stage West Seeks Visual Artists

Jimmy Fowler
For Stage West’s upcoming 32nd season – which runs from October to September, 2011 – the theater company is seeking visual artists to exhibit their work during the run of each show. Paintings, drawings, prints, photos, an...


Iconic Actress Pam Grier Here Friday

Jeff Prince
When it comes to sexy African-American actresses, Pam Grier stands alone. She was Foxy Brown, she was Coffy, and she was one tough black action heroine — something moviegoers had never seen in the 1970s. Blaxploitation fi...