Monthly Archives: December 2011

Dragon Tattoo Redo

Ever since Stieg Larsson’s flawed but highly addictive Swedish-language Millennium trilogy exploded into the English-speaking world, movie fans have been waiting for a Hollywood...

We Bought a Zoo: Animal House

There are two ways to evaluate Cameron Crowe’s family-friendly new film We Bought a Zoo. One is by the standards of other PG-rated Hollywood...

Two by Spielberg

Only a filmmaker of Steven Spielberg’s stature could convince two rival Hollywood studios to put out two films by him in the same week,...

Pinched by the Principal

As controversy continued to build this week over the actions of Dunbar High School’s Doug Williams in pinching and photographing male students, some local...

Up Next

If you’ve lived in Tarrant County for more than a decade, you might hear “Colleyville” and think “pasture.” Although Colleyville just made Money magazine’s...

Bless This Lasagna

A few months ago, I wrote a column about locations that are restaurant sinkholes — places where, for unknown reasons, restaurants go to die...

Big Brass Ones

The 23rd annual Merry TubaChristmas event moves to a different location this year. Instead of downtown, it’ll be held outside TCU’s Jarvis Hall. In...

365 Days To Die

The Earth has persevered plenty of apocalyptic predictions over the years. Turns out those claims came from false prophets. Ha-ha! But today is most certainly...

“Give Local” at Where House

This evening (Wed Dec 21) at 5pm, The Where House (2510 Hemphill, FW) hosts the second day of an artists and musicians’ trunk show...

Fort Worth Drunker Than Dallas?

In almost every top this or top that national list that comes out, Dallas always beats Fort Worth. Not this time, though. Insurance.com has just posted...