Monthly Archives: January 2013

Walmart Opens Friday In Overlooked Southeast Fort Worth

A section of town that is often ignored by retailers and developers is gearing up for a bonanza of a grand opening. "Walmart is opening...

San Fran Steve

The last time I gave a shit about who won the Super Bowl was right before kickoff of Super Bowl XXXV, when I shook...

Way to Go, Euphio

An artist-run label formed to take advantage of power in numbers, Euphio Records is another little something that wouldn’t have been conceivable as few...
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Spin Those Plates

Speaking as someone who was pretty much raised by television, I enjoy a good spinoff as much as any other over-stimulated, glassy-eyed child of...
Lisa Fairchild and Mark Fickert (left) face off against Leah Layman and Brad Stephens in Circle’s latest.

Undercooked Carnage

Civilization, basically, is a set of rules to which people frequently don’t adhere. That short, rather obvious statement sums up the plot, themes, and...
Banging beats and instrumental melodies complement some wicked rhymes on this new collaboration.

The Truth on Tape?

How refreshing it was to see Dru B Shinin’ come onto the scene a few years ago. Here was this young, hungry rapper with...
A grant will finance a study of whether payday loan burdens eat up money for healthcare. Sarah Angle

Financial/Health

Rachel was talking to her Sunday school class in Haltom City a few weeks before Christmas. Her voice broke, and she started crying. “We have...
Devon Nowlin’s “Nature Deficit Disorder”

Gallery

The women own the show at Artspace 111 for the next six weeks. The venue’s new exhibit, Go Figure, features paintings of human subjects...
Nicholas Hoult ponders his place in Darwinian theory in Warm Bodies.

Warm Bodies: My Heart Skips a Beat

The field is unexpectedly crowded when it comes to zombie movies that are funny. If Jonathan Levine’s Warm Bodies falls short of the magnificent...
Christopher Walken and Al Pacino re-enact old times in "Stand Up Guys."

Stand Up Guys: Last Valentine

To be clear, Stand Up Guys is not about comedians telling jokes in nightclubs. Instead, it’s a shaggy drama about two retired New Jersey...