Monthly Archives: September 2011

Ahead to the Past

Boy. Lately I’ve been having this eerie feeling of waking up in a strange place. Labor and bargaining rights, minimum wage statutes, even child...

Gallery

Frank Reaugh lived from 1860 to 1945 and spent most of his years sketching the landscapes of the American Southwest in pastels. UNT on...

They Call Me Warrior

The powers that be are marketing Warrior as a mixed-martial arts movie, but it’s not really about MMA any more than The Social Network...

Apollo 18: Stuck in Orbit

The “found-footage” subgenre of horror movies is pretty hit and miss. For every The Last Exorcism, there’s a Diary of the Dead (sorry, Romero...

9/11 Blind

After witnessing the first jetliner crash into the Twin Towers on that Sept. 11 morning, a friend’s wife and 7-year-old daughter fled to their...

Good Day, Sleepyhead

I love all the old breakfast favorites: eggs, sausage, pancakes, French toast, bacon. I just never eat them for breakfast. Who wants to start...

First Church of Maple

What did we do on Sundays before brunch? Yes, football and church (for non-heathens), but Chow, Baby (a dyed-in-the-wool heathen) once considered it mostly...

Debating Texas Identity

With Rick Perry making his bid for the U.S. presidency, you can expect to hear in his rhetoric many familiar tropes of Texas identity,...

9/11/11

As the calendar would have it, the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks falls on a Sunday. Not that there would have been...

Historic Fort Worth Art Show

Historic Fort Worth presents its ninth annual art show and sale called Preservation is the Art of the City at the Fort Worth Community...