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Cliff Lee Hurls Spitball In Texas’ Face

Jeff Prince
Gosh, we thought you liked us. We thought you’d bonded with us. After all we’d been through, we thought we had something special. Nope. “Hey, babe, it was fun — see ya around sometime,” pitcher Cli...


Will FWISD Trustees Break Drilling Moratorium Deal Tonight?

betty.brink
Tonight, Tuesday, Dec. 14, a school board meeting will be held that  could affect gas drilling safety at 43 Fort Worth schools, almost half of them in the East and Southeast sides of the city. Parents and all interest...



No Labels: The Politics of Wuss

Jimmy Fowler
Have you heard about the new national political organization called No Labels? It’s a ragtag collection of journalists, pundits, and politicians who claim they support civility in campaigning and bipartisanship in government....


Burning Hotels Songwriting for Next Album

Anthony Mariani
The redesigned Burning Hotels are currently writing songs for album No. 3, the follow-up to the band’s last effort, early-2010’s Novels. Co-songwriters and –frontmen Chance Morgan and Matt Mooty are video-documenting the ...



Don Meredith Pioneered Tripping For Jets Coach

Jeff Prince
The NFL is reviewing video footage of the New York Jets coach that tripped a Miami Dolphins player who was running down the sideline during a play. The coach is now a target for discipline up to and including firing. Most USA T...


Wondering Whatever Happened To Jeff Crilley

Jeff Prince
Ever wonder what happened to Jeff Crilley, the longtime FOX 4 TV news reporter who disappeared a couple years back? Nah, I hadn’t thought about him either. But lately I’ve been getting emails from him. Which reminds...



Holiday Bake Sale at Jubilee

Jimmy Fowler
Jubilee Theatre will hold its annual holiday fundraiser and bake sale 5:30pm Sunday (Dec 12) in the downtown theater space at 506 Main St in Fort Worth. There will be a silent auction and a live auction for event tickets, signe...


Clubhouse’s Last Waltz Is Sunday

Jeff Prince
An era ends on Sunday when the Clubhouse Concert Series hosts its final show after eight years of Texas Music goodness. And just like The Band tapped into its talent-rich pool of friends for The Last Waltz back in the day, Joni...



Further Notes From the “Inception”

Kristian Lin
I got the DVD of Inception a couple of weeks ago, and I’ve been obsessively re-watching it. Indeed, this is one movie that seems made for the experience. I already tacked on a few links about the movie at the end of this ...


Burning Hotels on Drummer Split

Anthony Mariani
Regarding the departure of The Burning Hotels‘ drummer Wyatt Adams, frontman Chance Morgan issued a statement, not placing blame, though you can tell by his words that a stylistic divergence had occurred.  The split has ...