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SIX FEET DOWN, SOMEONE IS ROLLING OVER RIGHT ABOUT NOW (Wikipedia photo)

Jerry Jones Jonesing For Off-Field Action?

Jeff Prince
The song “Me and Mrs. Jones” might have slipped Jerry’s mind. Sports gossip blogger Terez Owens is posting photos of what appears to be the Dallas Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones discussing, er, ...


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SceneShop’s “J.O.B.” at A5A

JIMMY FOWLER
A national polling organization just did one of those survey thingamajigs asking Americans if they were satisfied with their current jobs. Sadly, just like in polls past, very high numbers of people –– more than half ––...



NEED A SIZE D BATTERY SO YOU CAN LISTEN TO SERIALS ON YOUR TRANSISTOR RADIO?

RadioShack Might Downgrade To Real Shack

Jeff Prince
If I were down to my last $62 million in cash, I’d be upset but could somehow squeak by. RadioShack, on the other hand, might soon be looking for a tin cup and a shady street corner. A recent CNNMoney article shared the s...


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35 Closed, or How Hard Up Are You to See Def Leggend at Hat Tricks?

ANTHONY MARIANI
Between 9 p.m. tonight (Friday) and 6 a.m. Monday, all lanes –– northbound and southbound –– of I-35W between North Fort Worth and Denton will be closed for crews to demolish a bridge as part of a future expansion proje...



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Donate Denim And Help Local Kids

Jeff Prince
Got some jeans you need rid of? Got a kid that needs a new pair? Want to help a charitable cause? Tired of being asked questions? Then screw down your high hat and wind your watch: Belk stores are hosting a denim donation for U...


Catch Rhett Miller at Shipping & Receiving this weekend.

Top 5 Shows

ANTHONY MARIANI
Editor’s note: The following are recommended in addition to The Dangits’ album release show at Lola’s Saloon Saturday and Collin Herring’s CD release at The Aardvark Friday. 1.) Rhett Miller, naturally, is the biggest r...



Curtain call featuring (from left to night) Buddy Brae, Corrie Donovan, Cecily Gordon, Chrisian Bester, Ricky Ian Gordon, Colleen Mallette, Jenna Meador, Amy Stewart, Alison Whitehurst, and Anthony Fortino

Beautiful Festival of American Song

EDWARD BROWN
America has left an indelible mark on the world of vocal music, thanks in no small part to composers like George Gershwin and Irving Berlin, among others. The American song genre can be difficult to define, though, since it pul...


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Camp Bowie Boulevard Blacktop Gets New Sheen

Jeff Prince
Some folks got a thrill this past weekend seeing street construction workers removing the asphalt blacktop from Camp Bowie Boulevard between the Kimball Museum west to the big intersection at University Drive. Most of Camp Bowi...



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Dallas Morning News Writes About Lake Worth Monster

Jeff Prince
I’m just now seeing this story about the Lake Worth Monster that The Dallas Morning News published last week. In 1969, someone reported seeing a half-man, half-goat creature near Lake Worth. The public later dubbed the cr...


Ricky Ian Gordon

Ricky Ian Gordon: An Introduction

Kristian Lin
I wrote about Ricky Ian Gordon in the Night & Day page this week, but I didn’t really have the space to give much of a sense of what his music is about for those who are new to him. I figured I would use YouTube clips...