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Manly Men, Wild Women To Hike This Saturday

Jeff Prince
Rather than reclining on the couch this Saturday, nursing a hangover from New Year’s Eve and trying to somehow sleep, watch football, and eat all at the same time, why not do something healthy and constructive? The 1st Annual...


The Best Documentary Films of 2009

Kristian Lin
We’re coming to the end of the year in movies, and I’m going to be posting lots of these Top 10 lists to the blog in the days ahead, in addition to my usual Top 10 movies of the year list. I’ll start you off with the best...



Off Asides On Dallas Cowboys — The Prequel

Jeff Prince
“Off Asides” is usually a post-game “analysis” written by your trusty Monday morning quarterback. (By analysis I mean, “Random brain farts from a fair-weathered fan who TIVO’s the games and sometimes fast-forwards b...


Kiss Moncrief’s Grits

Jimmy Fowler
Say what you want about Mayor Moncrief’s leadership abilities, but if his wife Rosie’s recipe for grits souffle is any indication, the First Family of Cowtown sits down to a yummy holiday spread. Peruse the ingredients – ...



Doggone It, How Soon We Forget

Jeff Prince
It’s a sad day for dead celebrities, unless you’re  an odd-looking freak who can lick his own crotch — and I’m not talking about Michael Jackson. The Fort Worth Star-Telegram is taking a survey of which dea...


TCU Coach Patterson Named AP Coach of the Year

eric.griffey
It seems TCU is finally getting a little national respect. Today, head football coach Gary Patterson was named AP coach of the year. Brian Kelly, who recently abandoned his Cincinnati Bearcats for Notre Dame, came in second. I ...



Auditions at Circle

Jimmy Fowler
North Texas thespians, hone your methods over the holidays: Circle Theatre, one of the Fort’s most reliable purveyors of challenging professional theater, will hold auditions for their upcoming February show, Michael Hollinge...


The Best Movies of 1999 (and other years)

Kristian Lin
With the end of the decade fast approaching, movie critics are putting out lists of the best movies of the last 10 years. I’m not doing that, though. I think it’s silly enough to compare the movies I saw last week with the ...



Warren Buffett ‘All In’ In Fort Worth

Jeff Prince
Filthy rich super-investor Warren Buffett is at the biggest Texas Hold ‘Em table in the country and he’s going all in because he thinks this part of the country is primed for the new economy. Damn, and I was just thinking a...


Off Asides On Dallas Cowboys

Jeff Prince
The Dallas Cowboys are losers. L-O-S-E-R-S. The Washington Redskins will kick the living shit out of the Cowgirls come Sunday. Predicted score: a 45-10 drubbing. There, that ought to motivate the team. (This reverse psychology ...