Monthly Archives: December 2011

Traffic Trauma

The request for payment took Terri by surprise. After all, the City of Fort Worth was demanding payment for a parking ticket that the...

Film Shorts

OPENING: Shame (NC-17) Michael Fassbender stars in Steve McQueen’s drama about a New Yorker whose struggles with sex addiction come to a head ...

Night & Day

WED ▪ 7 The sudden death of Argentinian director Fabián Bielinsky in 2006 meant that he only left behind two completed feature films. They are...

TBT’s Nutcracker Arrives

December is Nutcracker time, and Texas Ballet Theater brings its big, plush production to Bass Performance Hall on Friday for a two-week run. Ballet...

Killer or Filler?

Texas Music artists who celebrate redneckness via cliché-ridden novelty songs typically represent the worst of the genre. Fake cowboys glorifying the mundane make me...

Bloody Monday

To the editor: The Metropolis story “Bloody Monday at JPS” (Oct. 26, 2011) by Peter Gorman is another testament to the economy gone sour....

Stand by Zio Carlo?

As I write this, Zio Carlo Brew Pub is still trying to recover from some bad press. By now you know about owner Carlo...

Exit 380 to Bugs’ Benefit

If you’re like me, you spend your nights before bed wringing your hands over all of the stupid things said/done to...

Gallery

This UNT art exhibit focuses on work by current and former communication design students. The juried selection includes 123 works of graphic design, advertising,...

Counting Down New Year’s Eve

The financial success of last year’s Valentine’s Day inspired director Garry Marshall and screenwriter Katherine Fugate to team up for yet another star-packed omnibus...