Monthly Archives: May 2012

State Sen. Wendy Davis Endorses Marc Veasey

As predicted in last week's cover story, the new Congressional District 33 election features a runoff between Dallas attorney Domingo Garcia and Fort Worth's...

Sen Chris Harris Gets Eye Full On Facebook

All these changes to Facebook lately are confusing -- and enlightening. Timelines and other tracking features now tell everybody about what you post, or comments...

New York City!?! Get A Rap

When it comes to picante sauce, Texans say "get a rope" if it's been made in New York City. When it comes to fracking for...

Saggy Pants Are Just the Start

Are you better off now than you were one year ago? If so, you can probably credit that vague sense of well-being to the...

Wanted: 21st Century Knowledge

Throughout her spring semester of teaching English to college freshmen, a close friend of mine used a variety of online media as essay prompts....

Film Shorts

OPENING: Moonrise Kingdom (PG-13) Wes Anderson’s latest film stars Jared Gilman and Kara Heyward as 12-year-old kids who run off together and spark a massive...

Night & Day

WED ▪ 30 Having cooled off somewhat after an insanely hot start to the season, the Texas Rangers conclude their three-game series against the Seattle...

Missing Siblings Found

One great band you won’t be seeing at our 48-Fort-Worth-band Music Awards Festival, Sunday, June 24, at eight venues in the West 7th corridor,...

Don’t Frack With Me

For big business, a snappy, easy-to-remember slogan or catchphrase is usually a major plus: Everything goes better with Coke. Just do it. The fabric...

Wonderful World

Whenever I’ve been asked or allowed to make up my own special at a bar I’m pouring at, I usually try to make it...