Monthly Archives: October 2012

Wow, everyone's so pretty! The cast seems to be enjoying all the "Blissful Lies."

Films on the Fly

Half a dozen things make demands on Jennifer Brown-Thomas’ time these days, but she looks remarkably put together as she arrives for an interview...

Drawing a Line in the (Tar) Sand

It was a dreary late- September morning in the East Texas woods outside of Winnsboro, chill and drizzly. Everything was wet or damp except...
Mixed veggies and pita bread accompany a serving of pastitsio at The Vine. Chase Martinez

Off the Vine

The Vine Greek Taverna is owner John Ieronymides’ big fat Greek retirement. Well, not technically Greek: Ieronymides was born on Cyprus, a Mediterranean island...
Lucas Priolo and Betsy McBride in TBT’s Peer Gynt.

Without Peer

Dwarves, witches, a troll king and his retinue of troll courtiers and maids! It’s not the upcoming film of The Hobbit. It’s Texas Ballet...

The Tricky Business of Role Models

This morning there were two announcements concerning North Texas native turned steroid needle pincushion Lance Armstrong: 1) The disgraced cyclist will step down as...

Off Asides On Dallas Cowboys vs Ravens

Football fans are funny. And by funny I mean sad. Neurotic, too. Last week, Dallas Cowboys fans boo-hoo'd about the team's poor play in its first...

Cowboys Implode Against Ravens

Dallas Cowboys fans, first of all, thanks for nothing. My beloved Steelers (2-3) beat your dreaded conference rivals the Eagles (3-3) last weekend, and...

Brahmas Back, Under New Ownership

Ahead of the Texas Brahmas' October 22 home opener comes the news that the team has been sold by Stuart Fraser to a group...

Donnie Nelson Screens Basketball Documentary

Mavericks fans and devotees of recent Eastern European history will want to show up at Dallas' Magnolia Theatre tomorrow evening. That's when Mavs' president...

Whiskey Folk Ramblers Tonight

Friday on the Green will be thumped by the beguiling, booze-soaked sounds of the Whiskey Folk Ramblers tonight. Seems as good a way as any...