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Jessica Simpson fumbles Tony Romo

Jeff Prince
I was probably one of the few people who watched every episode of Newlyweds: Nick and Jessica on MTV between 2003 and 2005. Hey, I love reality TV and I think Jessica Simpson is one red-hot hottie — how could I say no to ...


Rainbow Lounge investigation questioned

Jeff Prince
Some police are offended by the manner in which local and state politicians jumped on the Rainbow Lounge incident and started calling for outside investigations before the Fort Worth police department’s internal investigation...



Talk Show

Jimmy Fowler
Criterion Collection recently released a spiffy two-disc edition of Louise Malle’s ”My Dinner with Andre,” the love-it-or-hate-it 1981 gabfest between actor-playwright Wallace Shawn and actor-stage director Andre Gregory....


Fort Worth Having An Art Attack

Jeff Prince
It’s Christmas in July for early Texas art collectors – the big show is finally here and the paintings I saw hanging on the wall just a few minutes ago looked like the best bunch yet. The 8th Annual Collectors of Fort Worth...



One for the History Books

Gayle Reaves
If one were not from here, one might expect that an entity called the Texas State Board of Education would be a relatively quiet body, spending its time debating things like just how poorly public school teachers should be paid...


Weekender, Thur., July 9

Anthony Mariani
Around happy hour tonight (Thursday) on the patio at Central Market (4651 W. Fwy., 817-335-1373) you will be able to marvel at Chatterton, the superb Fort Worth alt-country quartet fronted by veteran songwriter and beard enthus...



Ex-Cowboys Dud Betrays His Bud

Jeff Prince
Former Dallas Cowboys piss-and-moaner Greg Ellis stabbed his “friend” DeMarcus Ware in the back by saying on the ESPN 103.3 “Michael Irvin Show” that Ware took himself out of games to force more playing time for Ellis. ...


Drama Queens: News at 5

Jeff Prince
This tearful goodbye between veteran news anchors Mike Snyder and Jane McGarry — complete with handholding, long gazes, and heartfelt “I love you’s” – is a freak show. And remember, Snyder is only switching to an ...



State Board of Indoctrination

Jimmy Fowler
Watching Texas state politics sometimes feels like reading a Terry Southern novel – there are so many absurd situations, bizzaro twists, and exaggerated examples of unlikely human behavior, you feel inured to almost everythin...


Palin, Perry Two Peas In A Pod

Jeff Prince
Gov. Rick Perry is yapping about Sarah Palin’s decision to campaign for his reelection. Makes sense donchaknow because political leaders in Alaska are just downhome folks with good moral fiber and strong Christian values donc...