Monthly Archives: April 2012

The Nuge Blows His Own Cover

You may have thought Ted Nugent was just a gripey gun owner, mediocre guitarist, and failed cook book author. But he is, apparently, right...

2012 High School Playwrights Contest

Your high school kid may be a budding playwright if: 1) They call speaking up in class “breaking the fourth wall”; 2) They describe the long...

City To Weigh Tobacco-Free Hiring Policy

All those ashtrays surrounding Fort Worth City Hall could be a thing of the past if the City Council approved a proposal to stop...

JR Martinez Rep for District 8 Revised

Five minutes ago, the Fort Worth schools board of trustees voted unanimously to name J. R. Martinez to fill the empty and new District...

Bad People Alert

A neighborhood patrol officer is warning residents about sneaky thieves prowling around the Fairmount neighborhood. Joel Stary sent us this warning: "A few months back we...

CIA Dudes Like To Party

Reading about Secret Service agents partying with prostitutes made me think of the late Roy Stamps. The former KXOL radio personality was working as...

Monday Night Fights FWISD Style

Monday night, April 16, at 5:30 in the Fort Worth ISD board room, 2903 Shotts Street, the trustees will open a meeting that will, before the...

More Thoughts on “The Cabin in the Woods” (With Spoilers)

I was planning to lead off this blog post with a definition of "Pirandellian device," but I found that there's not a whole lot...

Dis-Connects Finally?

Connects, the million dollar student accountability system owned by Tyler Technologies and leased to the Fort Worth schools that has never worked will finally...

“Interrupters” in Arlington

I just got the word that The Interrupters will be screening tomorrow (Friday) evening at 7pm at Unity Church at 3525 S Bowen Rd,...