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We’ve been FEMA’d – Again

Static
Put it down for posterity: Static agrees with Gov. Rick Perry – and is even applauding him. In print.


God’s Art

JEFF PRINCE
Beams bent by the tornado will help mark the entrance to the Cultural District. By JEFF PRINCE Painting steel beams is nothing new for Jeff Trice, a commercial painter who’s done plenty of industrial jobs over the years. ...



Glad We Knew Ya

DAN MCGRAW
Patterson has earned a new job, to a fare-thee-well. By DAN MCGRAW Texas Christian University football coach Gary Patterson should get out of town.I’m not saying this because TCU has lost two games this year, meaning that...


Who Moved The Lake?

ERIC GRIFFEY
Benbrook Lake business owners and devotees want their water back, but hope is drying up. By ERIC GRIFFEY Off Old Granbury Road in Southwest Fort Worth, a sign with the message “marina for sale” leads to the sad-look...



We’ve been FEMA’d – Again

Static
Put it down for posterity: Static agrees with Gov. Rick Perry – and is even applauding him. In print. The momentous occasion for this confluence of Good Hair and Weekly wit? Perry’s decision last week that he could ...


Muzzled

DAN MCGRAW
Suzette Watkins had plenty of reasons for attending the Nov. 8 town-hall meeting held in her part of East Fort Worth: She’s a resident and business owner there, an Eastside activist – and, though the election is six...



2008 Turkey Awards

THE FORT WORTH WEEKLY STAFF
The news headlines of the past year – if not the last eight – have sometimes seemed like footage from some ’50s B-movie thriller, where logic is the first casualty and bad actors open doors on one inexplicable...


Piano in the Park

Static
What had been rumored for months is now official: The new addition to the Kimbell Art Museum will be done on the big west lawn.



Muzzled

DAN MCGRAW
An Eastside activist wants to know why Hicks supporters were able to remove her from a town-hall meeting. By DAN MCGRAW Suzette Watkins had plenty of reasons for attending the Nov. 8 town-hall meeting held in her part of East F...


2008 Turkey Awards

Fort Worth Weekly Staff
Forgive them for their sins. By THE FORT WORTH WEEKLY STAFF The news headlines of the past year – if not the last eight – have sometimes seemed like footage from some ’50s B-movie thriller, where logic is the ...