Posts Tagged ‘school’
Fort Worth Star-Telegram film critic’s debut novel, A Push and a Shove, pulls a neat trick by not being purely gay fiction but also wholeheartedly of it.
Classic novels of homoerotic obsession — titles like Evelyn Waugh’s Brideshead Revisited, Thomas Mann’s Death in Venice, and, if you want to give it a queer-theory spin, John Knowles’ A Separate Peace — have tradition...
Keeping a bullying P.E. teacher from becoming your stepdad drives the tepid Mr. Woodcock.
If you saw last year’s School for Scoundrels and wished that it had been funnier, you should know that Mr. Woodcock answers your prayers.
MC Router is riding the nerdcore wave from Cowtown to ... who knows?
The grainy video on YouTube shows a rapper with wild hair, goth-like mascara, and vintage clothes, marching from one end of the stage to the other.
If you’re gonna kill brain cells, do it for a cause.
Marijuana’s musty aroma escapes through the cracked windows of a car that’s just pulled up outside a Fort Worth club. On this particular night, the club is open to minors only — no alcohol served.
Elitism and money have turned a summer pastime into big business that burns out many kids.
At 10:30 on a blisteringly cold morning, when most 14-year-olds are just rolling out of bed, the Tigers of the Texas Select League are into their second baseball game of the day — the first was at 8 a.m.
Local avant-garde and straight-ahead jazz pianist Jhon Kahsen already serves as the ultimate music educator in town.
Will local officials’ vision match the moolah coming in from the gas boom?
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So, you’ve won the lottery — not the biggest one, maybe, but juicy enough that if you’re already earning, say $50,000, that winning ticket will add another $2,000 to $5,000 a year, after taxes. And while you can’t be su...
It’s tough to bring a beloved fantasy novel to the screen, as this movie shows.
An unusual number of people have come up to me in the last month or so to tell me how marvelous they found Pan’s Labyrinth.
Just one art exhibit won’t re-create the feel of Gallery Night by itself, but it’ll still be nice when Justin Bryant displays his paintings for four hours at downtown Fort Worth’s Fizzi restaurant on Sunday.
New dress rules bring out the creativity in local high-schoolers.
You almost have to feel sorry for Fort Worth public school administrators. When they instituted a stricter dress code for high schools this year, their aims were laudable: Get rid of the saggy-bottom, droopy-drawer guy-wear, an...