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Them’s Some Nasty Vines

Jeff Prince
Last week’s blog post about preparations for Prairie Fest included a picture of founder Don Young unloading hay bales, and I dubbed the playground area behind him “Phallic Symbol Park” because of, well, see th...


Obama Birth Certificate Flap Finally Over?

Jeff Prince
Potential presidential candidate Donald Trump’s ego is making him look like more of a doofus than usual. Who thought that was possible? Trump is taking credit for forcing President Barack Obama to release his long-form bi...



Will & Kate: Sadly Normal

Jimmy Fowler
Don’t know about you, but my preparations are afoot for Friday morning’s historic wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton. The blood pudding is congealing, the cream is clotting, and the kippers are pickling. I’ll p...


Fort Worth Fight Video Posted On YouTube

Jeff Prince
Somebody posted a fight video on YouTube yesterday called “Fort Worth Fights,” which shows two young men punching each other for several minutes while people stand around watching, laughing, and commenting. The figh...



Aggie Lust Unleashed

Jimmy Fowler
Have you heard a college student use the word “unchaste” recently? Me, neither. Apparently you have to go to Texas A&M’s Texas Aggie Conservatives student group to hear such harrumphy Victorian language. The group’s...


Worst. Vlog. Ever.

Jeff Prince
A vlogger going by the name of Wray’s Entertainment, who says vlogging “is a way of life,” made a trip to the Fort Worth zoo and posted it on YouTube. Warning: It is one of the most boring vlogs ever created. ...



Live Theatre League Awards

Jimmy Fowler
This afternoon (Monday Apr 25) at 5:30pm, The Live Theatre League of Tarrant County will present its eighteenth annual awards ceremony to honor actors, directors, designers, administrators, and volunteers who pour their hearts ...


Comptroller Letter Requires Reading Between Lines

Jeff Prince
On Saturday I was notified by letter that my personal information, including name and social security number, was among those left unsecured on the state comptroller of public account web site. The letter was dated April 13. So...



Civility in the FWISD or Politics as Usual?

betty.brink
Is civility, like beauty, only in the eye (or ear) of the beholder?  That’s what some Fort Worth school board trustees are asking after discovering that a group is organizing under the banner of “Put Our Students First,”...


Free Tix to Granbury Wine Walk

Anthony Mariani
Historic Granbury will be the site of an oenophile’s and/or gourmand’s dream Friday and Saturday, April 29 and 30. The 2011 Granbury Wine Walk will feature vino from some of Texas’ most popular wineries, gourmet cuisine f...