Monthly Archives: December 2011

Where House New Year’s

Seems like a lot of people I know are still undecided about their New Year’s Eve plans, or if they’re going to make any...

The Best Movies of 2001

I was late with this feature last year, so I’m not repeating that slip-up this year. Here, with the added perspective of 10 years,...

The Top 250 Films of 2011

Let's be totally ridiculous for a moment. Since the whole concept of ranking the top 10 movies of the year is an arbitrary exercise...

A Bitter Pill

You hear a lot about culture wars these days – the war on Christmas, the war on women, the war on science. Now I’m...

Film Shorts

OPENING: Sleeping Beauty (R) The filmmaking debut of Australian novelist Julia Leigh stars Emily Browning as a high-priced prostitute who allows male clients to indulge...

Night & Day

WED ▪ 28 With the Texas Brahmas set to embark on a 17-day road trip, their game tonight is a chance to give them a...

Happy New Year

What seemed like a dream home in 2004 became a living nightmare for Tim and Christine Ruggiero after drillers started fracking for natural gas...

Upward to Madràs

Started by brothers Jeevan and Mathew Antony, Madràs –– everything about it –– was created out of a series of seeming disconnects, fitting for...

Shocking Apparel

When the defendant was walked into the Johnson County Courthouse in 2009 to stand trial on multiple charges of sexual assault on a child,...

Louie Lou-way

Here’s a funny story about my trip to Bar Louie a couple weeks ago, when the Fort Worth location of the national chain kicked...