Monthly Archives: June 2011

A Better Life, Mi Hijo

I remember watching Gregory Nava’s drama El Norte for my high-school Spanish class. I thought about that film while I was watching A Better...

Transformers: Cock-Eyed Optimus

Hey, I’m back! I know. I missed the second Transformers movie. Sorry, everyone. But I’m here now to write about the third installment, Transformers:...

FWSO’s “Rock and Roll Heaven”

We’d like to suggest one excellent way to start off your Independence Day holiday weekend: Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra’s 8pm Fri July 1 edition...

Michele Bachmann Needs New Song

Poor Michele Bachmann. First laconic rocker Tom Petty told the presidential hopeful to cease and desist from playing "American Girl" while she's on the campaign...

Woah Trigger!

As someone who capitalizes poorly when writing on social network sites, I cracked up when this advice was passed along by a Facebook friend:...

Film Shorts

OPENING: Queen to Play (NR) Caroline Bottaro’s comedy stars Sandrine Bonnaire as a French chambermaid who escapes her life of poverty when she...

Night & Day

WED ? 29 If you missed any of the performances from the recently ended season of Metropolitan Opera broadcasts, you can catch them now in...

All the News Money Can Buy

This week’s cover story examines the embattled newspaper industry and ponders whether two things — paywalls and iPads — might save the day. Most...

JJ & The Rogues: Stare Down

After being nominated in the 2011 Fort Worth Weekly Music Awards as best comeback band, JJ & The Rogues want to begin showing Fort...

Two Strikes

Two North Texas homeowner groups, including one representing a broad swath of southwest Fort Worth, have struck out — thus far — in their...