Monthly Archives: January 2012

Go NY Giants!

Watching the New York Giants pummel the Atlanta Falcons yesterday filled me with joy. A very evil joy. Every season after the Dallas Cowboys get eliminated...

The Best Lead Performances of 2011

Assembling the photos for this blog post made me painfully aware that there are no actors of color on this list. I'm not happy...

Breakout Talents of 2011’s Movies

Please note that some of the filmmakers and actors who announced their presence in 2011 are included in the other posts citing notable achievements...

Guy Clark Tribute CD Does Him Justice

The late Townes Van Zandt is often lionized as Texas’ sharpest songwriter, but his best friend Guy Clark ultimately created the body of work...

Kathy Griffin at Verizon

Is there a more polarizing performer in American comedy today than Kathy Griffin? Some people love her rapid-fire, merciless approach to celebrity destruction. (Yes,...

The Best Supporting Actors of 2011’s Movies

The list of best lead performances of 2011 is forthcoming. In the meantime, without further ado... Albert Brooks It’s hard to discuss his performance in Drive...

Dunbar Students to Gather

Today (Friday, Jan. 7) at 6pm at Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center (5565 Truman Dr., East Side), students from Dunbar High School will...

An Old Drunk Is A Wise Drunk

The Tarrant County District Attorney's website is listing the names and ages of people arrested for drunken driving over the New Year's weekend. Police arrested...

USA Goalkeeper Scores Goal!

I briefly interrupt my 2011 film highlights to bring you a soccer highlight from earlier today. During Everton FC's match against Bolton Wanderers, Everton...