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Michael Keaton soars to No. 1 with the DFW Film Critics.

DFW Film Critics Choose 2014′s Best Movies

Kristian Lin
This morning, the DFW Film Critics Association announced their awards for the best movies of 2014. I am a member of this group, and I turned in my vote on Saturday. Birdman wound up being the big winner, with gongs for the best...


YOU'RE GETTING SLEEPY, VERY SLEEPY. (courtesy wikimedia)

Off Asides On Dallas Cowboys vs Philadelphia Eagles, Dreams

Jeff Prince
Attending an after-hours party on Saturday night/Sunday morning means Off Asides is not in tip-top shape on Sunday night to deliver the world’s most insightful column on the Dallas Cowboys. This stark reality dawns on me when...



Mara Lee Miller's Bosque Brown is back after a long hiatus.

Top 5 Shows

ANTHONY MARIANI
1.) After a few relatively quiet years, Bosque Brown, the relatively quiet Fort Worth/Seattle duo of frontwoman Mara Lee Miller and multi-instrumentalist Jeremy Grant Buller, has new material. To celebrate the release of the fo...


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Open Call for Artes de la Rosa Resident Acting Company

JIMMY FOWLER
This is exciting news for the North Texas theater scene: It was recently announced that Artes de la Rosa, the performing and visual arts arm of Fort Worth’s historic Rose Marine Theater, would create a resident acting company...



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Once ‘Seedy’ Fort Worth Now No. 12 — Woo, Er, Uh, Hoo?

Jeff Prince
Vocativ, the online magazine that provides “news from the deep web,” just hit me with an email. The subject describes Fort Worth as being among the “top cities to live.” “Our new Livability Index r...


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Occupy TCU, Baylor

ANTHONY MARIANI
A lot of folks are upset that the Horned Frogs weren’t invited to the big dance, the inaugural College Football Playoff. Their pain is palpable. TCU went 11-1, their only loss coming on a horrible pass interference call in th...



PROTESTERS AT A CHICK-FIL-A IN TENNESSEE (Wikimedia photo)

TCU Frogs Are Gigged, Tossed Into Chick-fil-A Bowl

Jeff Prince
Oh the irony. LGBT students, alumni, and supporters expressed disappointment when Texas Christian University allowed a Chick-fil-A restaurant on campus last year. The fast-food chicken chain was getting slammed on social media ...


THIS BEANIE-WEARING DOG ONLY WISHES HE LOOKED AS COOL AS HAZEL (courtesy Jason Sussberg on flickr)

Off Asides On Dallas Cowboys vs Chicago Bears, Statistics

Jeff Prince
If the calendar is to be believed, it’s December. And if curses are to be believed, the Dallas Cowboys will soon crumble. The curse appears to have rubbed off on me, as I’m pulled over for speeding on my way home from work ...



Ze War Party

Top 5 Shows

ANTHONY MARIANI
1.) Dallas Observer Music Awards showcase is Saturday. Taking place at multiple venues in Deep Ellum, it features dozens of acts, including some Fort Worthians –– Son of Stan will headline Club Dada (2720 Elm St., 214-744-3...


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A Win By TCU Frogs On Saturday Could Be Sweet As Sugar

Jeff Prince
USA Today predicts Texas Christian University’s football team could earn a Sugar Bowl berth with a big win against Iowa State on Saturday. The Horned Frogs are on a six-game winning streak after slaughtering the Texas Lon...