Monthly Archives: November 2011

Unfamiliar Strains

Well-regarded in his usual job as associate conductor of the Philadelphia Orchestra, guest conductor Rossen Milanov takes the podium for this weekend’s Fort Worth...

Occupy Fort Worth Marching On Saturday

The Occupy protests in cities across the country have been messy. Critics complain the message is unclear. City officials gripe about people having to...

“Searching” in the Fort

This week’s “Screen” page features an interview with writer-director and Fort Worth native Andew Disney, whose first feature Searching For Sonny had a hometown...

If Rick Perry Becomes President Can He Secede?

Gov. Rick Perry figured he'd make a fierce run at the presidency, win the Republican nomination, and then even if he somehow lost to...

Attack of the Black Friday Creep

The recently coined phrase “Black Friday creep” sounds like the name of a Goth metal band, but it refers to this year’s decision by...

In-N-Out Burger Is Really, Really…

Three months after the In-N-Out Burger opened on 7th Street, I finally got around to seeing what all the fuss was about. More than a...

Off Asides On Dallas Cowboys vs Bills

Seventy players were drafted before the Dallas Cowboys selected DeMarco Murray with the 71st pick in the 2011 NFL draft. Doh! X 70 = Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh! Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh! Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!Doh!DOH! The New...

Apropos Oops

Gov. Rick Perry's brain freeze during a recent debate has some Americans questioning his mental capability to lead this country. But in his defense, he...

Our LSIFF Blog Is Up

As we have each year, we're putting our thoughts on the Lone Star International Film Festival on a Weekly blog devoted to the event....