Monthly Archives: May 2011

Food Fight!

File this under “Stuff You Don’t See Every Day”: This afternoon (Tue May 24 at 5:30pm), Fort Worth’s Central Market will attempt to recreate...

Sarah Palin Book Understates Obvious

Anyone who reads Blotch regularly knows that most of its contributors have little faith in Sarah Palin as a presidential candidate. And by "little"...

Jeff Bridges Album Has Fort Worth Feel

Fort Worth native T Bone Burnett seems to be everywhere. His latest musical collaboration with Academy Award winning actor Jeff Bridges has resulted in...

Theatre Arlington Summer Camp

So you’ve got a kid with a big imagination, lots of energy, and a sense of the dramatic? Theatre Arlington’s Summer Camp programs offer...

Historic Mayoral Forum

I can’t think of another Texas city that has used a horrible event like the summer 2009 Rainbow Lounge raid to accomplish so much...

Hangman’s Noose Around Obama’s Neck

A guy named Lou in Arlington called this morning to express his shock and dismay at seeing President Barack Obama pictured with a noose...

Gas Fracking Inspires NYU Students

Tarrant County, being in the epicenter of the Barnett Shale natural gas boom, served as the national guinea pig for urban drilling. Most everyone around...

Fish Porn at The Modern

The world can be divided into two groups of people – those who think fishing is the dullest experience ever to be misnamed a...

Joe Ross Left Out of FWST List of School District Supers

In the Fort Worth Star-Telegram's long list of superintendents who have served the Fort Worth schools, published in today's paper, one name was curiously left out: ...

Breaking News: Melody Johnson to Resign

Fort Worth Weekly has just learned from Fort Worth school trustee Ann Sutherland that Superintendent Melody Johnson has told her board that she will be resigning...