Monthly Archives: April 2013

Ryan Gosling prepares to rob a bank on his motorcycle in The Place Beyond the Pines.

Beyond the Pines: Fathers and Sons

I hate to agree with the consensus, but sometimes there’s just nowhere else to go. Three years ago, Derek Cianfrance made a magnificent filmmaking...
Chadwick Boseman receives his numbered Brooklyn Dodgers jersey in "42."

42: Mister Robinson

Jackie Robinson’s story was already made into a rather amateurish movie in 1950, with the Dodgers’ infielder and civil rights pioneer portraying himself. It...

Toxic Legacy

Wayne Morris was as dedicated an employee as a company could want. For 13 years, he worked as a maintenance man for a small business...
You’ll be tempted to wolf down Lizzano’s Chicken Jerusalem, but take your time. Tony Robles

Lizzano’s: A Family Fave

Most people have their favorite hole-in-the-wall restaurant, whether it’s a roadside barbecue shack, a gas-station taqueria, or the family-owned Italian dining room in the...
Snag one of these t-shirts from Miss Molly’s Toy and Candy Shop, Sat.

Westside Saturday

Saturday is shaping up to be a Westside kinda day. From 11am to 6pm, the three-mile stretch of Camp Bowie Boulevard between University Drive and...

VELVEASL!: Velvet Paintings for a Good Cause

Admit it. You’ve always wanted a velvet painting. You know that every time you walk into The Gold Standard, you’re eyein’ up that part...

Fort Worth Was The ‘Jersey Shore’ Of 1890

Hometown By Handlebar site shares this interesting tale of politics and polygamy. The time was 1890, and "Fort Worthites" (as the local newspaper described residents)...

QLive! Presents Josh Johnson

Standup comedy is a dangerous art form, and not just for the standup comics who risk their necks by baring their souls at the...

Dark Matter: Why Should We Care Again?

A lack of scientific curiosity is allegedly one of the many things wrong with American Kids Today. Young people would rather be reality TV...

Mark Cuban Envisions Brittney Griner As Maverickess

The Dallas Morning News report that Mark Cuban is considering drafting Baylor women's basketball standout Brittney Griner reinforces the notion that the Dallas Mavericks...