Yearly Archives: 2010

Party Like It’s 1999 Plus 12

Here's to hoping your New Year's Eve blowout is every bit as insane as this dude's party from last year in west Fort Worth. Those...

Needham Opens FWISD New Year With Name Calling “Fireworks”

From: Needham, Judy (Board Member) <JUDY.NEEDHAM@fwisd.org> Sent: Wednesday, December 29, 2010 2:23 PM To: Sutherland, Ann (Board Member) <Ann.Sutherland@fwisd.org>; (With copies to the other Fort Worth...

The Best Documentary Films of 2010

Just as I did last year, I start off my cinematic blog posts with a list of the year’s best documentaries. Back in August,...

Mad Men Cocktails at Eight-O

There’s no denying the influence of Mad Men on popular culture. The AMC drama set in Madison Avenue in the early ’60s is abundantly...

Kodachrome Gave Nice Bright Colors, Dreams Of Summer

The most recognized cover of National Geographic depicts a haunted Afghan refugee with piercing eyes as she flees a Soviet invasion in 1984. Photographer Steve...

Film Shorts

OPENING: Casino Jack (R) Taking up the same subject as the documentary Casino Jack and the United States of Money earlier this year, this fictionalized...

Night & Day

WED ? 29 The swirling, psychedelic, nightmarish visions of Erik Parker are on display at the Modern in their show entitled Focus: Erik Parker. The...

Aggie Christmas Present

Well, the Texas A&M University System top dogs got a little something extra in their stocking on Christmas Eve — a letter from 15...

Merkin Tools Along

The guys in the mod-rock trio Merkin get a lot of flak for naming their band after a pubic wig. Calling their first full-length...

Blotch Wins; Judge Rules In Favor Of Rahr

Blotch's mighty influence is evident in the revised press release just sent out by Tarrant County. Blotch bitched this morning after Tarrant County Judge Glen...