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Sports Rush: My Mother’s Basketball

Rush Olson
The WNBA’s Dallas Wings want you to know this is not your mother’s basketball game. “My style of play is to get a lot of shots up and run,” said Wings head coach Fred Williams. When I say “your mother’s basketball g...


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Reason No. 837 To Love FW — Self Policing

Jeff Prince
I’ve closed down my share of beer joints at 2 a.m. and left smelling like the ashtray that Keith Richards keeps beside his toilet. Drankin’ and a’ smokin’ and a’ dayncin’ all seem to go hand ...



LARRY JOE TAYLOR PLAYS MARK CIGAINERO'S CHILI PEPPER GUITAR ON STAGE LAST NIGHT AT THE LJT TEXAS MUSIC FESTIVAL. (Photo by Rob Grogan)

Hot (As In Spicy) News Update: Chili Guitar A Hit

Jeff Prince
Coastal-and-western singer Larry Joe Taylor christened the chili pepper guitar that Mark Cigainero introduced to the world yesterday at the annual LJT music festival and chili cook-off. The event runs through Sunday. A few year...


MARK CIGAINERO AND HIS CHILI PEPPER GUITAR. (Photos by Jeff Prince)

Luthier Takes Chili Pepper Guitar To Larry Joe Taylor Festival

Jeff Prince
Most local guitar pickers go to Mark Cigainero when they need work done on their six-string babies.  Cigainero and his brother, Mitchell, have been repairing axes for three decades in Fort Worth. A few years back, Larry Joe Ta...



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Top 5 Shows

Steve Steward
1) If you go to a bar tonight (it’s Wednesday), you’ll probably be treated to some sort of 420 celebration. If that bugs you, well, I guess stay home. One day, weed will be legal here, and I hope someone blows a huge, victo...


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On Tap in Fort Worth: Chimera Brewing Company

Edward Brown
When Adam Gonzales partnered with Chimera Brewing Company founder Carlo Galotto in 2012, the duo’s lofty aspirations for the brewpub were softened by the realities of running a kitchen, restaurant, and brewery with little ful...



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Sports Rush: Sowing Dreams

Rush Olson
It’s one thing to break new ground. It’s another to continue to plow it, plant seeds in it, and nurture it year after year. Last Thursday, a group of prominent sports figures (and a handful of entertainers) congregated in N...


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‘Dear President Obama’ Screening Thursday Night

Jeff Prince
The natural gas drillers who used bullying and deceptive tactics to roll over urban residents in a quest for greed are getting their karmic comeuppance these days. The price of natural gas has plummeted. The industry is reeling...



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Untitled: Fort Worth Weekly’s Art Blog

Christopher Blay
“What you see” Timothy Harding at Cris Worley Fine Arts, Dallas A lot of painters eventually move away from the canvas and into sculptural installations. I think it’s because when painting moved away from represen...


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Top 5 Shows

Steve Steward
1) If you haven’t already, you should read last week’s FW Weekly’s cover story, because it contains some hot sports opinions about gentrification from 1919 Hemphill Head Volunteer Al Rios. You can read it here and make yo...