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On Tap in Fort Worth: Texas Beer Wars (UPDATED)

Edward Brown
[UPDATED 2:40pm: State District Judge Karin Crump has ruled in favor of independent breweries today, According to Live Oak Brewing's Facebook page.] Michael Peticolas is expecting a verdict soon in a lawsuit that’s been in t...


Sports Rush: The Mascot Whisperer

Rush Olson
It’s not easy to be an anthropomorphic wasp. Ditto a supersized pirate or a latter-day centurion. To start with, do you even know where your eyes are? How about your ears? Or your tail?       Most humans don’...


Top 5 Shows

Steve Steward
1) Like shoegaze, post-punk, and bands that cite shoegaze and post-punk as influences? Then Lola’s Wednesday night show is right up your alley. Tame Tame and Quiet headline, with Opposite Day from ATX in the middle slot, Slum...

Rose Pearson (pictured with Bill Newberry)

R.I.P., Rose Pearson

Kristian Lin
Sad news to report about Rose Pearson. The woman who co-founded Circle Theatre in 1981 with Bill Newberry passed away yesterday at the age of 69 after a lengthy battle with cancer. The theater troupe, which began life in Bluebo...

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Untitled: Groundhog Day

Christopher Blay
I was forwarded an exchange between an artist and an event organizer that has me thinking (again) about how artist negotiate the landscape of making, exhibiting, and selling art. The essence of the exchange was that artist shou...


Top 5 Shows

Steve Steward
1) Austin by way of East Texas pop rock band Purple headlines a show at Lola’s Saloon on Thursday night, starting at 8:30 with local garage punks Vegan Shark, who are followed by indie rockers Picnic Lightning, and the spacey...


Sports Rush: The Big Leagues of Officiating

Rush Olson
At a recent event, a youngster got to meet his basketball idol, someone he’s loved watching perform on national television.  The pro provided the up-and-comer some useful knowledge about making his game better, although in t...

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Amon Carter Gets a Rainbow

Kristian Lin
Officially, the Amon Carter Museum of American Art’s exhibit Plexus No. 34 doesn’t open until Tuesday, but you can in fact see it right now if you head over to the museum. The Mexican-American artist Gabriel Dawe ha...


On Tap In Fort Worth: Revolver Brewing Company

Edward Brown
Revolver Brewing Purchased by MillerCoors The craft beer market has proved yet again that it’s as unpredictable as Donald Trump’s Twitter feed. Yesterday, Revolver Brewing’s owners announced that MillerCoors, though its c...

on March 25, 2010 in Berkeley, California.

DEA Declares Earth To Be Flat

Jeff Prince
The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration is sticking to its long-held belief that marijuana has no medicinal value and should be categorized as a Schedule 1 drug right alongside LSD, heroin, and cocaine. All those people who us...