Media

Circle’s New Website

Jimmy Fowler
Circle Theatre is, of course, already one of the top purveyors of live theater in North Texas. Now they’re preparing to step up their online presence with a new website launching next month. They’re currently working with t...


Steve Jobs: Guru of Entitlement?

Jimmy Fowler
After Steve Jobs’ untimely death last week, his 2005 Stanford commencement address was replayed across social and traditional media. Parts of the speech were wonderful, including his advice to live with an awareness that life...



Is Rick Perry Dumb? Duh!

Jimmy Fowler
Ever since the website Politico published a story last month asking Is Rick Perry Dumb?, a flurry of media opinionators have declared the question unfair. There are different ways of being intelligent, they said. Not everyone h...


Rahr’s Visionary Brew Has Arrived

Anthony Mariani
It’s here. Rahr & Sons Brewing Company’s Visionary Brew, a dark beer brewed specifically in honor of our inaugural Visionary Awards (three $500 cash prizes given to three outstanding, young Fort Worth artists: Michelle ...



Hands Off SpongeBob

Jimmy Fowler
Attention, child learning experts – put down your study and back away from The Sponge. In case you haven’t heard, an online journal released an article today suggesting that SpongeBob SquarePants makes four year olds du...


Rick Perry Reviews Aren’t Great

Jeff Prince
The Stepford Wives grin…George W. Bush bluster…Rush Limbaugh insensitivity…Cliff Clavin world insight…it was there for all to see. Rick Perry made his national TV splash at last night’s Republican ...



Fort Worth Music: Hot Snot?

Anthony Mariani
The Dallas Observer’s Daniel Hopkins recently invited four media types –– Cory Graves of Subservient Experiment, Andy Odom of Dentoneer, Mark Schectman of The Edge’s local show, and yours truly –– to join him in a v...


Haltom City Stories Project

Anthony Mariani
Not that Haltom City is necessarily lacking an identity, but Fort Worth multimedia artist Christopher Blay is helping define the Northeastern Tarrant County ville via his latest artistic endeavor. The Haltom City Stories Projec...



Movies About Maids

Kristian Lin
The Help looks poised to be a huge hit this weekend, and everyone is healthily chewing over the book and the film’s racial politics. There’s even a panel discussion on this subject going on at Dock Bookshop on the 18th....


7th Haven in The Chive

Anthony Mariani
Knowing 7th Haven owner Jimmy Moore pretty well, I’m fairly certain that part of the reason he decided to relocate his bar to its current spot on the corner of West 7th and Carroll is that huge marquee, a veritable canvas for...