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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...



Census Stats Show FW Is Place To Be

Jeff Prince
They like us! They really, really like us! The Census Bureau’s annual population estimate shows new residents are flocking to the Fort Worth-Dallas Metroplex. A diverse economy and stable home prices are two factors making us...


Health Care Bill: Death To America?

Jeff Prince
While driving home from SXSW last night – traffic was a bitch all the way from Austin to Fort Worth dammit! – I was listening to talk radio because I was sick of music by that point. WBAP show host Bill Cunningham was descr...



Final Score: 219-212

Kristian Lin
With Northern Iowa’s victory over Kansas on Saturday, President Obama’s March Madness bracket is pretty well busted. However, I’m sure that the healthcare reform thing this weekend will soften the blow. At suc...


Mugly! Puts Mugshots In Spotlight

Jeff Prince
Deanna Boyd’s story in today’s Fort Worth Star-Telegram tells us about Mugly!, a newspaper that features mugshots of people arrested in Fort Worth. Reminds me of a few other mugshots. The evil smirk on this young criminal&#...