Monthly Archives: June 2012

Ron Paul Speaking In Fort Worth Today

  The guy that many alternative-leaning Republicans see as the most interesting politician on the scene, Rep. Ron Paul (R-TX), speaks this afternoon at the...

And Boom Goes the Oil

Gritty Dallas/Fort Worth bluesmen Oil Boom haven’t been playing out much, but they’ll be coming back Thursday with a bang. Along with Austin psyche-rockers...

Film Shorts

OPENING: Grand Illusion (NR) A 75th-anniversary re-mastered print of Jean Renoir’s film about two French prisoners (Jean Gabin and Marcel Dalio) during World War I...

Night & Day

WED ▪ 6 Having brought Fats Waller and Bob Fosse to Broadway, Richard Maltby’s revue Ring of Fire didn’t hit the boards until after James...

Andy Samberg Goes Hollywood

Rapper/funnyman Andy Samberg was on Jimmy Kimmel Live last night and talked about his decision to leave Saturday Night Live. Like many of his predecessors,...

No … Again

Tarrant County commissioners gave another spanking to the county’s information technology (IT) program this week and then refused to award a $3.4 million contract...

Continue?

At some point in life, a person quits going out during the week, whether it’s a matter of funds, kids, ankle monitors, or any...

Jekyll and Fried

Jekyll and Hyde have nothing on me in the morning. Before my customary nosh and multiple cups of coffee, I have all the charm...

Dying for Change

As he choked down handfuls of aspirin in the stall of a Fort Worth high school bathroom, 16-year-old Caleb felt precisely nothing. Beaten by bullies...

Death from Above

Among the myriad branches of heavy metal’s family tree, none are as reductive as death metal. Overprotective parents think the moniker applies to any...