Monthly Archives: July 2011

Tu Hai Times

The tiny Tu Hai location opened in Haltom City about 20 years ago. Original owner Jimmy Ho died in November 2009, and...

The Universal Answer is Both, Alan

Not everyone can make weird seem sweet, endearing, possibly even cool. Check that: Most people who are outwardly weird are scary. You fear for...

Film Shorts

OPENING: Cowboys & Aliens (PG-13) Jon Favreau’s adaptation of a comic book is about an alien invasion in an Arizona town in 1873, starring...

Steppin’ in It

Last Tuesday, I skipped out on watching Big Mike at The Moon to get out of my comfort zone and try something new, which...

Economic Indicators

Shitty economy? What shitty economy? Of course, I’m just being cute (which isn’t hard for me, what with my pigtails, unicorn-emblazoned...

Cal’s State: Crazy, Stupid, Love.

Not so long ago, a movie like Crazy, Stupid, Love. would have been released at the height of Oscar season and touted for awards....

A Widow Needs A Little Help

Steve Carell isn’t the only star of TV’s The Office with a movie out this week. Jenna Fischer charmed millions of viewers portraying the...

School Bullies

Last month, Fort Worth schools trustees voted to broaden the district’s antidiscrimination policy to include “gender identity and expression” for students. The change is...

Gallery

Whether depicting soap bubbles, foreign landscapes, undersea creatures, or the architecture of the Gaylord Texan, Vince McCall’s photographs are striking studies in color. This...

Women on Boards

Written as a 60th birthday present for a member of the board of directors at Seattle’s ACT Theatre, Becky’s New Car has had a...