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Megan Rapinoe was good for two goals against Australia.

Women’s World Cup Update (The Sour Grapes Down Under Edition)

Kristian Lin
The sad realities of working in an office meant that I had to miss the Nigeria-Sweden game, which looked like a real barn-burner. Fortunately, I was on hand to see USA dispatch Australia 3-1 in their opening match, and I’ve m...


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News Roundup: June 9, 2015

Eric Griffey
School’s Out Fort Worth school district students are off for summer as of yesterday. If musical theater has taught us anything, high school-aged kids are currently performing well-choreographed songs about how great summe...



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Concert Review: Doug Burr at Magnolia Motor Lounge

Jasun Lee
Fort Worth crowds aren’t known for staying quiet during a band’s set – especially in the see-and-be-seen West 7th corridor. Generally the people directly in front of the stage are fans who are attending specifica...


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Concert Review: Dead Vinyl at The Cellar

Lyndsay Cole
Last year, Panther City Exchange hired me to book the organization’s biggest event, The Fort Worth Rock Assembly, in which original bands cover a classic rock band. A new band, Dead Vinyl (called The Sweet Rides at the time),...



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South Main Street Development Update

Kevin Buchanan
South Main Street, in the Near Southside, is currently in the early stages of an $8.6 million reconstruction process that will see the street rebuilt with wider sidewalks, street trees and lights, safer pedestrian crossings, an...


A PRE-GLASSES RICK PERRY, BACK WHEN HE WAS MORE INTERESTED IN LOOKING PRETTY THAN SMART (photo courtesy wikipedia)

News Roundup: June 8, 2015

Jeff Prince
They Won’t Let Me Slide! All those people paying all that money to drive to downtown Fort Worth, scramble for a parking spot, and stand in line on a hot muggy day for hours, only to be told that the 2,000-foot mega slide was ...



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Bad Blonde: Super Unknown

ANTHONY MARIANI
Rarely does a young band drop onto the scene fully formed. Burning Hotels, Lifters/The Orbans, The Unlikely Candidates. And maybe a couple more. Now there’s Bad Blonde. Purveying a kind of high-octane grunge, all buzzsaw barr...


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Dinner at the Gormans, Friday Night

Peter Gorman
You know, when you’ve been a chef and a dad and had to feed a room full of people–maybe 150 at the restaurants, though i preferred the New York joints which had about 46-60 seats–or a family full of 8 includin...



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Concert Review: Chris Watson Trio

Lyndsay Cole
It was almost two years ago when I slipped my way through a sea of middle-aged music connoisseurs (translation: dancing cougars) all packed in front of the stage at the Key’s Lounge, until I found my friend front and center a...


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Women’s World Cup Preview

Kristian Lin
Tomorrow, the FIFA Women’s World Cup kicks off in Canada, with a record 24 teams contesting for the championship of the world. Just like I did with last year’s men’s tournament, I’ll be here all June blogging on the dev...