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Putin Texas

Morning News Roundup, Jun 25

Kristian Lin
Vladimir Putin Hates America, Loves Texas At least one person can’t get enough of seceding from America. Politico published a bizarre report this week detailing Vladimir Putin’s efforts to cozy up to Texan secessionists. It...


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The Taco Blog: Thurber Mingus

Keith Grober
For all of the hype around newish taco/burger joint, Thurber Mingus (4400 White Settlement Rd., Fort Worth, Texas, 817-570-0537), it is apparent that the place still has a few wrinkles to iron out. On my recent visit to the roa...



Animal Spirit

Concert Review: Animal Spirit at Three Links

Lyndsay Cole
If there is one guy in town who is throwing touchdown after touchdown with the local shows he puts together it’s King Camel, or as his parents know him, Jeffrey Brown. As soon as the show featuring The Outfit, TX, Sudie, ...


Alex Morgan scored for USA against Colombia.

Women’s World Cup Update (The Shutting Off the Coffee Edition)

Kristian Lin
On Monday, USA defeated Colombia in the Women’s World Cup round of 16, and nobody seems all that happy about it. To which I say, welcome to life as a soccer superpower. If the men’s team ever reaches that status, the negati...



MFA

Sunday’s Music Awards Festival ’15 Full Lineup

Eric Griffey
Lola’s Saloon 9pm Quaker City Night Hawks 8 The Unlikely Candidates 7 Pinkish Black 6 The Me-Thinks 5 Bitch Bricks 4 Feletha Black Trinity River Tap Room (formerly The Pour House) 9pm Son of Stan 8 Squanto 7 Ronnie Heart 6 Mi...


Stockyards

Morning News Roundup, Jun 24

Eric Griffey
Endangered Stockyards The Fort Worth Stockyards was name one of the country’s 11 most endangered places by the National Trust for Historic Preservation, sighting the nearly one billion square-foot, $175 million redevelopment ...



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Morning News Roundup, Jun 23

Peter Gorman
Planned Parenthood Cancer Screenings Defunded While Gov. Greg Abbott received praise yesterday for signing into law a bill that makes middle and high school truancy a civil, not a criminal issue, today Abbott is heaped with sco...


Cats

Sports Stuff You Should Do

Rush Olson
You look to this space for sports insight. Today, we’ve decided to offer information you can use to enhance your sports life. Herein lies a bevy of experiences anyone would enjoy. Sit on the Glass at a Pro Hockey Game OK, I d...



TPS

Concert Review: Polyphonic Spree at Bar Louie

Jasun Lee
The third installment of the Good Records curated Live at Louie’s summer concert series took place on Saturday night, and Dallas’ The Polyphonic Spree and their faithful followers were out in full force. For their first For...


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Fort Worthology: Fort Worth Water Gardens

Kevin Buchanan
When the Water Gardens opened in 1974, the south end of downtown was not a pleasant place. Lancaster Avenue, which had once been a street lined with buildings and activity, had become a high-speed divided road with a massive ov...