Monthly Archives: July 2011

Mike Murdoch Regains Creepy Guy Title

Former Fort Worth Mayor Mike Moncrief creeped me out for years with his plastic smile, his bullying, his incessant babbling about "the Fort Worth...

Method Acting at Panta

Naturalism and emotional realism in acting have reigned for so many decades in the American theater and the movies, we almost forget how utterly...

FW Star-Telegram Is The Spin Doctor

Maybe it's coincidence, or something more sinister. Or maybe I'm just full of myself. You be the judge. In May 2010, I wrote a story...

Jazz by the Boulevard Now Fort Worth Music Festival

The title Jazz by the Boulevard is no more. Instead, the annual multi-genre music and art festival at the Will Rogers Memorial Center, in...

Maxim Hometown Hottie from Fort Worth

I admit. While I’m as red-blooded as the next heterosexual American male, I stopped reading Maxim in college, and I was in college before...

Palazzolo is Back on the Payroll

 Joe Palazzolo, former Arlington Heights High School assistant principal turned whistle blower, is back on the payroll of the Fort Worth school district  -- plus...

More “Texas Women” on CMT

The second episode of CMT’s Fort Worth reality show Texas Women should’ve been called “Career Day,” since it explored the day jobs of barrel...

Gambling With Taxpayers’ Money

 On the advice of its attorneys from the Houston law firm of Walsh Anderson, Fort Worth school trustees on Tuesday night voted 6-2 to appeal...

Film Shorts

OPENING: Captain America: The First Avenger (PG-13) Chris Evans stars in this superhero flick as a U.S. Army reject during World War II who submits...

Night & Day

WED ? 20 Forget the canvases! The Amon Carter Museum’s current exhibit, The Allure of Paper: Watercolors and Drawings from the Collection, showcases the museum’s...