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Historic Fort Worth Exhibit Wrapping Up

Anthony Mariani
Preservation is the Art of the City is an art show and sale whose proceeds benefit preservation programs at Historic Fort Worth, a nonprofit agency devoted to preserving local historic sites such as Thistle Hill and the McFarla...


Tom Delay Finally Jumped the Shark

eric.griffey
Here he is on ABC’s Dancing with the Stars. For one night, forget the fact that he took money from lobbyists, embezzled money, and was generally one of the most corrupt, pandering politicians in recent memory… and g...



Off Asides on Dallas Cowboys

Jeff Prince
My colleague Peter Gorman erroneously predicted that the New York Giants would beat the Dallas Cowboys. Sorry, Peter, but the Giants didn’t do squat. Tony Romo beat the Cowboys. I’m always interested to see what my friend J...


Weekender, Fri., Sept. 18

Anthony Mariani
Got an un-mastered copy of Stella Rose’s new album (eight tracks, as-yet untitled). It’s badass: heavy, melodic, and a little trippy. (Think: My Bloody Valentine, Bush, Queens of the Stone Age.) I’m sure HearSay will tell...



Kimmel Sells Blagojevich Chair Creeply er Cheaply

Jeff Prince
Publisher Michael Viner of Phoenix Books might be sweating today. He’s the guy who paid former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich a reported six figures to write a book about his rocky time in politics. And yet a chair that was si...


Another Rainy Weekend

Jimmy Fowler
There are only three more performances in Amphibian Productions’ run of Richard Greenberg’s quietly affecting ”Three Days Of Rain.” Catch it if you can. The play features at least three characters with a grating tendenc...



TNL Canceled, Burning Hotels/Stella Rose Show a Go

Anthony Mariani
It’s Thursday. You know what that means: rain. And you know what that means: Thursday Night Live is canceled. Again. Tonight’s performance by Josh Weathers and the True+Endeavors has been rescheduled for Thur., Oct. 1. Same...


KERA’s New Music Station On the Way

Anthony Mariani
At 7 a.m. on Mon., Nov. 9, KERA’s music radio station, KKXT/91.7-FM, will go on air. “The KXT morning, afternoon, and evening shows will provide nine to 11 hours of weekday local programming,” the station said. “On Frid...



Spin That Record Babe

Jimmy Fowler
Make sure and check out this week’s ”Music” profile of Israeli-born DJ Avi Marco. He’s currently a student at TCU and the resident weekend DJ at Aura Lounge in Dallas. One of his favorite international electronica outfi...


2012 Doomsday Prophecy: $10 Milk

Jeff Prince
All these 2012 doomsday prophecies I’ve been inundating myself with online and on The History Channel for the past week have put me in a funk. Pangs of anger, depression, and worry are crowding into my more typical emotions o...