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“Ticked-Off Trannies” Invade Fort Worth

Jimmy Fowler
A tip o’ the hat to Q Cinema, Fort Worth’s LGBT film forum, for the recently announced decision to give Dallas filmmaker Israel Luna’s controversial “transploitation” flick Ticked-Off Trannies With Knives its Southwes...


Dog The Bounty Hunter Behind Bars In Fort Worth

Jeff Prince
Duane Chapman, aka Dog The Bounty Hunter, spent 18 months at Texas’ Huntsville State Penitentiary in the late 1970s for his role in a man’s death. (photo courtesy of Wyatt Newquist) He later became a bounty hunter, star...



Art Maverick Ted Pillsbury Dead At 66

Jeff Prince
A leading voice on Texas art has gone to stroll for eternity through that great Onderdonk painting in the sky. Edmund P. “Ted” Pillsbury, chairman of fine arts at Dallas-based Heritage Auction Galleries and former d...


Right Wing Tries to Roll Back Hate

Kristian Lin
You’ve heard all the stories by now. You’ve heard about the spitting. The racial slurs. The death threats. The bricks thrown at windows. The insults lobbed at bereaved little kids and Parkinson’s patients. Now the Republi...



FW Guitarists Riff On Idol’s Casey James

Jeff Prince
Cool Casey James made the American Idol Top 10 last night, guaranteeing the Fort Worth guitarslinger a slot on the Idol concert tour later this year. Folks around these parts have been watching James play and sing in local club...


Dog The Bounty Hunter’s Bad Hair Day Redux

Jeff Prince
Locked away in Huntsville State Prison back in the 1970s, Dog the Bounty Hunter swore he’d never come back to Texas. Back then, he couldn’t have known that coming back to Texas would mean selling more copies of his seco...



Soy Un Comico

Jimmy Fowler
Check out this week’s ”Stage” story about Fort Worth standup comic Paul Edwards and The Butterfly Connection artistic director Adam Dietrich, who’ve collaborated to create a 22 minute comedy pilot called “Illegal Grin...


Joe Biden, Obama, Emanuel Are Axis Of Evil Tongues

Jeff Prince
For a Harvard educated president who prides himself on being well spoken, Barack Obama surely does promote vulgar and unimaginative language. Yesterday’s F-bomb by VP Joe Biden is the latest in Camp Obama’s continuing attac...



The Gays Are Attacking!

Jimmy Fowler
Gay panic is sweeping the land! This might be news, except that it’s the usual cast of hillbillies, teabaggers, right-wing Christians, and right-wing Christian hillbilly teabaggers (look for the latter category on the 2020 U....


New Public Food Market to Open in May

eric.griffey
A group calling itself Good Food Co. will be opening a new public market that will offer fresh, locally grown produce and spices, and a variety of other fare, on May 1 at Into the Garden (formerly the Ice House restaurant) on C...