Monthly Archives: May 2012

Loving Tosca

Fort Worth Opera kicked off its 2012 festival on Saturday at Bass Performance Hall with a performance of Puccini’s Tosca, a three-act work that...

Killer or Filler?

By the time you reach the end of Pinkish Black’s self-titled LP, your brain feels like it’s been forced to take a journey perilously...

Music Awards 2012

Bait for Cruelty

The pit bull’s wounds were so ghastly that his rescuer was instantly moved to tears. His snout had been torn to ribbons, his bottom lip...

The Not-So-Great Dictator

I jumped the gun on calling this once before, but now it truly appears that Sacha Baron Cohen has become too famous to keep...

What to Expect: Friends with Kids

Ah, the advice-book movie! The last 10 years have seen a trend of Hollywood piggybacking off the popularity of self-help books through similarly titled...

Madness in Muenster

Margaret Medders’ final departure from the tiny North Texas town of Muenster on an unseasonably warm day last January was a far cry from...

Bollywouldn’t

Recently, on one of my customary library crawls, I passed an Indian restaurant on the corner of a strip mall in Watauga. Alternately intrigued...

Sons and Big Girls

The continuing vitality of African-American theater will be demonstrated in Fort Worth this week when two new plays open. Jubilee Theatre brings us Broke-ology, a...

We Saw Krys Boyd First

Tumblr.com placed local NPR talk radio host Krys Boyd on its list of "Hotties on the Radio," prompting the D Magazine news blog, FrontBurner,...