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Get Free Car, 15 Minutes Fame

Jeff Prince
I’d like a new Ford pickup, please. Preferably red in color. With in-dash GPS, of course. And if you don’t give it to me, I’m going to burn the Quran.


Beat The Rush With Early Voting

Jeff Prince
People get excited about early shopping days, and so I’m sure everyone is equally pumped that early voting for the upcoming November election season begins on Monday!!!! Tarrant County elections for federal, state, distri...



Save Our Schools, Superman

Kristian Lin
I had a lot of thoughts about the film Waiting for “Superman” that I couldn’t get into this week’s Film Shorts. This documentary an infuriating movie on many levels, not only because it depicts widesprea...


New Vids from The Burning Hotels, Exit 380

Anthony Mariani
A few months ago, The Burning Hotels were asked by Dallas photographer/filmmaker Thom Jackson to write a song based on a video that he was shooting. Without seeing the footage, the Hotels came up with “Allison,” a track tha...



K-Mart Conceptualism Short Story Project

Anthony Mariani
As part of the new Vernon Fisher retrospective at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, K-Mart Conceptualism, writers are encouraged to submit stories inspired by Fisher’s literary paintings and assemblages to the museum for p...


Joel Burns’s “Better” is Best

Jimmy Fowler
Okay, I’ll be the first to admit something unpopular – as laudable as the It Gets Better video project against anti-gay bullying is, there are a fair number of cheesy, self-indulgent personal testimonies amidst the flood o...



Benefit for Fort Worth Documentary

Jimmy Fowler
This Friday (Oct 15) 7-10pm organizers will host a benefit art show and silent auction in Dallas called Out of the Ashes. Various Fort Worth and Dallas visual artists have contributed work to help fund the completion of North T...


Amon G. Carter Poker Table To Sell

Jeff Prince
I’m betting the Amon G. Carter handmade poker table will fetch a pretty penny at this weekend’s auction of Jarrell and Brenda McDonald’s huge collection of Western memorabilia. Then again, who knows what can h...



“Jackass 3D” Gives MPAA the Willies

Jimmy Fowler
  The blabosphere is all worked up over the fact that the upcoming Jackass 3D earned its R rating primarily for “male nudity” – only the third feature film after Eat Pray Love and Grown Ups to be age-restricted for an ap...


NFL Football Monument Set For Sundance Square

Jeff Prince
You’d think two National Football League teams, a massive ESPN crew,  hundreds of thousands of fans and revelers, global media scrutiny, and all the various bookies, prostitutes, drug dealers, con artists, and assorted r...