Monthly Archives: November 2012

Obama To Veto Jerry Jones?

We The People is a website where citizens can create petitions to get the attention of this nation's leaders. A recent petition, filed under the...

Jenna Bush Hager: From Party Girl To Southern Living Matron

Seems like only yesterday that George W. Bush's cute, blonde daughter Jenna was running wild, drinking while under age in Fort Worth and Austin,...

Community Leaders To Discuss The State Of Black Children

Tiptoeing around the issue of race just isn’t Rev. Kyev Tatum’s style. In the past, he’s filed complaints that accused the Fort Worth Independent School...
Rise of the Guardians opens Wednesday.

Film Shorts

OPENING: Rise of the Guardians (PG) This animated adaptation of William Joyce’s book features Jack Frost, Santa Claus, the Tooth Fairy, and the Easter Bunny...

Night & Day

WED ▪ 21 Despite its name, the Quad Cities area is a cluster of five towns located on either side of the Iowa-Illinois border. This...

This Tree Is Your Tree, This Tree Is My Tree

When a small group of people began protesting construction of the southern leg of the Keystone Pipeline — which will carry dangerous  Canadian  tar...

Wright: So Wrong

To the editor: Jeff Prince’s “Other Side of the Gavel” story (Oct. 31, 2012) serves as a “buyer beware” to anyone considering leasing or...

Sunday EVENIN’ Comin’ Down

Long ago, when I had a real job, one that required me to be behind a desk at 9 a.m., go to weekly meetings...

Take My Dad. Please.

Consider this a public service announcement for all the waitstaffers in the 817: Beware of dads bearing bad, lame, tired old jokes. Or maybe...
By the beginning of next year the peripatetic Oh Whitney will be based in Texas.

Time Out of Mind

Oh Whitney frontman Peter More was born in Fort Worth, spent his formative years here, and for a little while lived here with his...