Monthly Archives: June 2011

Weinergate: It’s Monogamy, Stupid

Now that Anthony Weiner has admitted to the tweeted shlong, the U.S. congressman’s name has been added to the Hall of Shame for politically...

Lone Star Open Call

The Lone Star Film Society sponsors an open call for entries for this fall’s 2011 Lone Star International Film Festival. Feature length and short...

Hundred Days Of Heavenly Hell

June, July and August, which I lovingly refer to as The Hundred Days Of Hell, is upon us like the pox. I was complaining...

Preliminary TAKS Scores Do Not Bode Well for FWISD

Preliminary TAKS Scores Do Not Bode Well for FWISD by Betty Brink The Fort Worth schools’ preliminary rankings on the 2011 Texas Assessment of Knowledge...

FIFA Follies of 2011

While four countries are playing in the CONCACAF Gold Cup tournament at Cowboys Stadium this Sunday, the real high drama black comedy in soccer...

Several Good Things About Today

First off, it's Friday. And that's a very, very good thing. And how about them Dallas Mavericks? Not only was last night's comeback in Game 2...

Our Plates Are Full

Apparently there are only two things keeping America from returning to its glory days: We're fat and stupid. The feds are trying to alleviate this...

Red Light Cameras Promote Unsafe Driving

A recent article in The New York Times warned readers about speeding, saying police citations can increase your insurance payments by double digits. The story...

Film Shorts

OPENING: The Tree of Life (PG-13) Terrence Malick’s drama is about a present-day man (Sean Penn) contemplating the loss of his innocence growing...

Night & Day

WED ? 1 Given the role of the aerospace industry in local business, it’s not surprising that Fort Worth Museum of Science and History is...