Posts Tagged ‘2008’

We Can Move the Earth

… Or at least our economic system.
E.R. BILLS
On Feb. 8, 2008, I felt the earth move beneath my feet. It wasn’t an earthquake or a Hemingway-esque tryst. It was simply a gathering of dendraster excentricus, otherwise known as Pacific sand dollars.


Bombs Away

Perry should prepare for the fine-tooth comb.
DAVE MCNEELY
After insisting for a year that he had no interest in running for president, Texas Gov. Rick Perry said a few weeks ago that he’s thinking about it.



Inside Job: Forever Blowing Bubbles

Our financial system sucks. This documentary explains why.
KRISTIAN LIN
 “It is impossible to get a man to understand something when his paycheck depends on him not understanding it.” — Upton Sinclair


Breaking Bad

KRISTIAN LIN
Somehow, the upper reaches of stardom have always seemed to just elude Jeff Bridges’ grasp despite all his advantages as a well-known actor’s son who came of age during a golden period for Hollywood filmmaking and k...



Big as all Outdoors

Big Ticket
It seems like everybody wants to get outside this weekend, judging by how many open-air festivals are going on.


Tasty Bits

Gallery
Erik Tosten, founder of DallasArtCast.net, a web site devoted to podcasts on local art galleries, served as curator for Gallery 414′s current show and used his personal tastes to choose the nine artists on display here.



Cirkit of Mythos: SYNAPTIC SNAP!

Gallery
The group of artists who call themselves Cirkit of Mythos have displayed before at TCC, UNT Artspace FW, and Dallas’ 500X.


Total Pandemonium

The Show
If anyone in town knows how to think big, it’s Smoothvega.



Big Art, Little Art

Big Ticket
It’s too early in the year for the local museums to be launching major exhibits, but some of them are giving us new stuff to look at all the same.