Monthly Archives: August 2011

Film Shorts

OPENING: Apollo 18 (PG-13) Gonzalo López-Gallego’s vérité horror movie is about two NASA astronauts whose moon mission in the 1970s comes to a bad end....

Night & Day

WED ? 31 Oh, this is too good to be true. Former Delaware Tea Party U.S. Senate candidate Christine O’Donnell, the first politician we can...

Say Neigh to Equine Suffering

There was a time in Texas when horses meant the difference between life and death for people. Horses carried riders, pulled plows, and hauled...

FWSO’s American Celebration

In a dramatic change of direction, the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra turned its focus from traditional European fare to American theater and concert music...

In the Drift Era

The three musicians in the post-rock instrumental project Drift Era love writing, performing, and recording original music, but their fantasy is to score films...

Help for Lyme Sufferers

Phillip Williamson studies ticks, especially those that carry diseases. His research at the University of North Texas Health and Science Center has helped establish...

Gobble Gobble at Finn’s

Like Iron Maiden and Mila Kunis, there are lots of good things to say about sandwiches, but they’re not always the best fit for...

Bad-assery All Around

There are some talented-ass mother-hunchers in this town. I don’t need to enumerate them here –– if you read me often...

Ducking Out

I was two years old when, one morning before the rest of the family was awake, I stacked a couple of stools on top...

Gallery

Before the craziness of Fall Gallery Night descends on us (Sat, Sept 10), now’s a good week to take in the shows that are...