Monthly Archives: November 2012

Post-Election Wrap

It’s been hard trying to digest the press coverage of the presidential election while covering the film festival. I’ve read many insightful things from...

Scam Alert: Dumbass Edition

As the holiday shopping season arrives, criminal masterminds are hatching brilliant schemes to separate the good citizens of North Texas from their hard-earned cash....

LSIFF Report (Days 1-2)

Since I’m the only film writer covering this year’s Lone Star International Film Festival for the Weekly this year, I’m posting my coverage of...

Fort Worth High School Students Not Big Fans of Mitt Romney

This election dragged on so long that everyone and their dog knows that Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney didn't won because he couldn't get...

Clueless: Pegasus News, TCU 360 Assess Fort Worth’s Indie Scene

The Fort Worth music scene is highly amused. And maybe overreacting a bit. Earlier today, Pegasus News, a Dallas-centric online news outlet, reprinted a story...

Texas GOP Loses House Super- majority, Ensures Nasty 2013 Session

Just a year and a half ago, Texas Republicans enjoyed almost total control of the state government. Their 102-48 supermajority in the House --...

Obama Beats Romney: Now Can We All Just Get A Long … Club?

A Republican and a Democrat attack each other for months on end and spend millions of dollars to demean each other in TV ads....
This Must Be the Place opens Friday in Dallas.

Film Shorts

OPENING: This Must Be the Place (NR) Sean Penn stars in this dramedy by Paolo Sorrentino (Il Divo) about a retired rock star who returns...
Oh Whitney is back.

Oh Whitney Volvemos

Prodigal sons Oh Whitney have returned. But only for a couple of weeks. Fronted by Fort Worth native Peter More, the alt-Americana quartet has...
L’Elisir d’Amore

Night & Day

WED ▪ 7 If you missed the start of this season of the Metropolitan Opera’s movie-theater broadcasts, you can catch up with the first one,...