Monthly Archives: April 2011

FW At Night Is A Pretty Sight

Fort Worth's skyline at night is hard to beat. While trolling around YouTube this morning I found this entertaining video of our lovely city:

Scenes/Sounds from TNL

A few dozen folks showed up at Central Market last night for our free weekly outdoor concert series, Thursday Night Live. Openers Mission to...

Identity at the Science Center

I’m glad the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History (1600 Gendy St., Cultural District) has come to the realization that not every adult...

Sally Resident Turns 100 Today

HAPPY BIRTHDAY, Maria Reyes! Ms. Reyes, a resident at the Salvation Army's Friendship House for low-income seniors turns 100 today. And she's having a party. According...

Cut Football, Too

With all the buzz about laying off teachers, increasing class sizes, and cutting whole programs to balance the state budget, I’ve been wondering when...

Still Raking Muck 25 Years Later

The Pine Log, my old college newspaper, blogged about me today and made me feel special. Last Friday I spoke to young writers at the...

An Open Letter to Princess Birthday

Yo, drunk girl. Not you, the other one. Yes, you, with the tiara and the sash that says “PRINCESS!” on it. I see that...

Film Shorts

OPENING: Arthur (PG-13) Russell Brand stars in this remake of the 1981 comedy as a spoiled wealthy playboy who must support himself when faced with...

Night & Day

WED ? 6 The next time some string player makes a joke about the viola, you should point out that no less than Béla Bartók...

Nine Lives for the Trans-Texas Corridor?

As predicted months ago by Static, the Trans-Texas Corridor has more lives than a cat and simply refuses to go away. Governor Slick Rick...