Random Stuff

(Nearly) Free Beer!

Anthony Mariani
Tomorrow night (Wednesday) from 5 to 7 p.m., Rahr & Sons Brewery will open its doors to the unwashed for a tour and sampling. On tap will be some of the Fort Worth brewery’s award-winning beers, including a porter and one...


Historic Fort Worth Exhibit Wrapping Up

Anthony Mariani
Preservation is the Art of the City is an art show and sale whose proceeds benefit preservation programs at Historic Fort Worth, a nonprofit agency devoted to preserving local historic sites such as Thistle Hill and the McFarla...



Tom Delay Finally Jumped the Shark

eric.griffey
Here he is on ABC’s Dancing with the Stars. For one night, forget the fact that he took money from lobbyists, embezzled money, and was generally one of the most corrupt, pandering politicians in recent memory… and g...


Off Asides on Dallas Cowboys

Jeff Prince
My colleague Peter Gorman erroneously predicted that the New York Giants would beat the Dallas Cowboys. Sorry, Peter, but the Giants didn’t do squat. Tony Romo beat the Cowboys. I’m always interested to see what my friend J...



Another Rainy Weekend

Jimmy Fowler
There are only three more performances in Amphibian Productions’ run of Richard Greenberg’s quietly affecting ”Three Days Of Rain.” Catch it if you can. The play features at least three characters with a grating tendenc...


2012 Doomsday Prophecy: $10 Milk

Jeff Prince
All these 2012 doomsday prophecies I’ve been inundating myself with online and on The History Channel for the past week have put me in a funk. Pangs of anger, depression, and worry are crowding into my more typical emotions o...



Chef Tim Love Back on Bravo

eric.griffey
Chef/Owner Tim Love (Lonesome Dove, Love Shack) will be back on the Bravo Network’s hit show Top Chef. Love, who recently competed on the network’s Top Chef Masters show, will appear as a guest judge on this season&...


Kids Under 12 Drink Free!

Anthony Mariani
Yep. You missed it.



“BobAAAY!”

Jimmy Fowler
I caught most of the ultra-hyped Oprah interview with Whitney Houston (part two today at 4!), and I have to say – I really regret never seeing an episode of ”Being Bobby Brown.” (Jeff, do you have any copies lying around?...


Jay Leno Takes It On Chin In Debut

Jeff Prince
Red flags popped up in my mind when the TV commercials promoting Jay Leno’s new primetime show for weeks on end were surprisingly unfunny. Then, I kept hearing about how Leno was going to bring back funny to prime time. More ...