Monthly Archives: June 2012

It’s a Big Mark Duplass Weekend!

This is a banner weekend for Mark Duplass in North Texas. This weekend sees Safety Not Guaranteed (in which he stars) opening in Grapevine,...

Madràs: Good News, Bad News

First, the good news.   Awesome Fort Worth dream-poppers Madràs have just released their debut album, Things Can Change, a collection of 13 rather mellow tracks...

Josh Hamilton at the Movies

Attention Texas Rangers fans: The news has just dropped this afternoon that Josh Hamilton's life story of overcoming addiction is garnering interest from Hollywood....

String Of Music Awards Parties Begins

The Fort Worth Weekly Music Awards evolved into a multi-event extravaganza over the years, and 2012 is destined to be the biggest blowout yet. Festivities...

Southern Baptists: Still Wacky

If you want to know why so many young adults view organized religion with great skepticism, look no further than the monumental strangeness of...

Notes From Euro 2012

The group stages of Europe’s soccer championships are done, the brackets are set, and I’ve had the chance to see all 16 teams play...

Why Some Locals Root For Miami Heat

The NBA Finals that the Dallas Mavericks failed to reach because owner Mark Cuban blew up the team (I digress) is approaching Game 5...

‘Phibs Raise the Flag

Lovers of culture and top-shelf theater, take note: Tomorrow (Fri June 22) at 5pm, Amphibian Productions will celebrate its new Near Southside performance space...

Dallas Cowboys Among Most Hated

  The rabid dogs at Yardbarker.com are yelping about the top 5 most hated NFL teams, and naturally the Dallas Cowboys are on the hit...

Film Shorts

OPENING: Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter (R) The year’s best movie title goes to this adaptation of Seth Grahame-Smith’s novel, in which our nation’s 16th president...