Monthly Archives: December 2012

The Best Movie Dialogue of 2012

Once again, it's time for my favorite recurring blog post of the year. As you'll recall, I published a 2011 version of this post...

Off Asides On Dallas Cowboys vs Washington Redskins

The Cowboys quarterback has got mega-talent and puts up great stats. He's a nice guy. You want him to win. You know he wants...

Cowboys’ D: Trampled Under Foot

Yes, boneheaded plays and mistakes are killers. Missed game-winning field goals, unconscionably dumb penalties in crucial situations, interceptions –– they’re all horrible but do...

Further Notes on “Django Unchained”

Here we go with my leftover thoughts about Django Unchained that I couldn’t get in my review of the movie. Warning: spoilers ahead. Everyone’s discussing...

Good Service? Shinjuku Station

My wife Dana is a strict vegetarian, and no matter where we are on the globe –– Fort Worth, Houston, Austin, Arlington –– eating...

D/FW NORML Holiday Bash

Thanks to this year’s contentious campaign, we learned that Barack Obama is America’s first foreign-born gay Muslim socialist president. But did you also know...

Snoop Throws Dallas Cowboys A Bone; Fiona Apple Who?

Here's a Snoop Lion photo we didn't have room for in this week's cover story ("Happy New Year From Sierra Blanca...But Leave Your Weed At...
Anna Karenina now playing.

Film Shorts

NOW PLAYING: Anna Karenina (R) Joe Wright turns Leo Tolstoy’s masterpiece into a shallow, gimmicky movie that stars Keira Knightley as the married 19th-century Russian...

Night & Day

WED ▪ 26 Area churches and a Fort Worth mosque will be hosting events this week as part of the Kwanzaa celebration. The nonreligious Afrocentric...

Chronicles

This past summer, I realized that my entire professional life revolves around bars. From working in one to performing in others and writing about...