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Read A Texas Book On Sunday

Jeff Prince
A group of book lovers has declared April 12 as Drop Everything And Read (DEAR) Texas Day. You’d think a bunch of literary folks could come up with a better name for their event. “Drop Everything And Read Texas Day” s...


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Ranking The Justin Bieber Roasters

Jeff Prince and Eric Griffey
News alert! Cubicle mates disagree over who the best roasters were on the recent Comedy Central Roast of Justin Bieber! Eric Griffey (and most of social media) say Martha Stewart surprised everybody by being the funniest roaste...



DALE HANSEN (courtesy WFAA)

Dale Hansen’s Beef With Greg Hardy, Cowboys Goes Too Far

Jeff Prince
A coworker has a bumper sticker that says, “I Stand Against Genocide.” So heroic! Every now and then, Channel 8/WFAA sportscaster Dale Hansen puffs out his chest, points his baby blues straight into the camera, and delivers...


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Considering Taraji P. Henson

Kristian Lin
Like many of you, I just got through the season finale of Empire after enough stuff happened in the first 12 episodes to make Scandal look sedate by comparison. While everybody else is recapping the show’s plethora of inciden...



JENNY PEDROZA AND CHRISTA BEEBE MAKE SOAP AT PEDROZA'S ARLINGTON HOME LAST YEAR (photo by Jeff Prince)

Jury Favors Local Woman In ‘Fifty Shades Of Grey’ Lawsuit

Jeff Prince
A local woman who felt cheated out of hundreds of thousands — if not millions — of dollars in a Fifty Shades of Grey publishing deal is now tingling like Anastasia Steele after a dalliance with Christian Grey. A Tar...


THAT'S POWERFUL LOOKING POT, BUT IS IT AS DANGEROUS AS CRACK AND HEROIN? (courtesy pixabay common domain)

Why Former Drug Czar’s New Book ‘Going To Pot’ Lacks Credibility

Jeff Prince
William J. Bennett’s new book — Going to Pot: Why the Rush to Legalize Marijuana Is Harming America — might have some interesting information. But I’ll never know because I won’t read a book by som...



The Orcanaut is legit.

Top 5 Shows

ANTHONY MARIANI
            1.) Holy shit, this looks like fun. Great life-affirming music, booze, chicks (and dudes, I guess). What a party. The orchestrators of the noise are The Orcanaut, a young Denton outfit....


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Bruce Wood Panel Discussion at Arlington Museum of Art

JIMMY FOWLER
“Everyone asks me what kind of dancing we do,” wrote the late Fort Worth choreographer Bruce Wood in a program for one of his company’s many performances. “If you asked a ballet dancer, they’d say it was modern dance....



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A Marvel Experience … for the Kiddos

JOEY KEETON
Waiting to enter the first dome –– of The Marvel Experience’s total of seven –– may make you feel as if you’re about to step into Jurassic Park. It’s all searchlights, huge digital projections, and massive images ...


FISH IN TOP HAT UNDER TEXAS SUN (original art work by Picasso Prince)

Texas Agency Wants Kids To Draw Fish For Big Money

Jeff Prince
Hey, schoolkids, want to earn an easy grand? Put down your Game Boys or whatever it is you cretins do, grab a pencil and paper and draw a fish. The deadline to enter the Texas State-Fish Art Contest is March 31, open to student...