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Super Wants AHHS Whistleblower Fired

betty.brink
It is not official yet — the Fort Worth school trustees as well as a Texas Education Agency hearings examiner will still have to hear his case — but if they uphold district superintendent Melody Johnson’s recommendation, ...


Open Call of the Dead

Jimmy Fowler
The Fort Worth Latino arts organization Artes de la Rosa has announced an open call for its annual Dia De Los Muertos Art Show. They are accepting artworks on canvas, installations, sculpture, and altars in this celebration of ...



The 33 News On Guardianship “Gestapo”

Jeff Prince
TV news teams are finally figuring out how to do interesting segments about Tarrant County’s controversial and complicated guardianship program. It ain’t easy breaking that myriad mess into a two-minute TV segment. ...


Hilliard, Mosley on “The Other Side”

Jimmy Fowler
This week’s ”Arts” page explores the ongoing creative collaboration between filmmakers-UTA grads Justin Hilliard and Frank Mosley. The Other Side of Paradise, Hilliard’s 2009 dark comedy co-starring Mosley and Hilliard...



Frito Lay SunChips Bag Dooms Earth

Jeff Prince
Plano-based Frito Lay created some noise in the marketplace last year when it began using the “world’s first 100 percent compostable chip bag” on its SunChips products. Now the only noise being heard is the wh...


Fred’s is Tops in Texas

Jimmy Fowler
I don’t normally check out USA Today before deciding where to go to lunch, but that may have to change: The national daily declared Fred’s to be one of Texas’s great burger dives as part of its “51 Great Burger Joints...



Facebook on the Screen

Kristian Lin
Surprising no one, The Social Network was the most-watched film over the weekend. Now that my review of the movie is finally up on this site, I can post a bunch of links regarding the movie. Wired previews the film and does a p...


Deja Flozell Vu Barron

Jeff Prince
Dallas Cowboys had a bye week. The weather was beautiful. Sunday was a perfect day for outdoor fun. Unless you worked your fingers to the bone all week long and partied hard on Saturday night and just wanted to spend Sunday as ...



Goggle ‘n’ Gay

Jimmy Fowler
The fall edition of Arts Goggle happens tomorrow (Saturday, October 2) 4-10pm in different locations across the Near Southside. It’s a burgeoning arts festival to make the city proud, in which the work of local visual artists...


Three Hollywood Obits

Kristian Lin
Eddie Fisher passed away on Wednesday at age 82. He was initially known as a talented recording star, but his musical career was essentially killed by the arrival of rock and roll and the fallout after he dumped his wife Debbie...