Monthly Archives: June 2013

Drums Along the Nile

Editor’s note: Water fights in Texas and elsewhere in the United States are gettting serious, but the furor building in Africa provides a taste...
The Street: A Journey into Homelessness by B.J. Lacasse; TCU Press; $29.95; 103 pps.

The Street: Hard Hitting

There’s absolutely nothing glamorous or sexy about documenting homelessness, and that’s the point of B.J. Lacasse’s new book, The Street: A Journey into Homelessness. The...
Still from GAS’ “Molitov”

Gallery

You get two art openings for the price of one this weekend at Brand 10 Artspace and its annex, And X Artspace. The former...
Dead to rights: Patriot purveys true singer-songwriter music.

Patriot: Fire, Brimstone

Shortly after singer-songwriter Jake Paleschic graduated high school in spring 2009, he packed his bags and moved from Fort Worth to Nashville. Some friends...
Herman, left, and Fox couldn’t fit their presentation check into carry-on luggage, but the proceeds will fit nicely into their business. Photo by B.J. Lacasse, courtesy TCU

Profit and Virtue

Dylan Fox and Zach Herman made their first-ever trip to Texas on April 18. When they checked in at their hotel near Texas Christian...
Where others see a default homepage, Owen Wilson and Vince Vaughn see an opportunity in The Internship.

Googly Oogly Oogly

Cast your mind back to 2005 for a second, when MySpace was the internet’s hottest website, Desperate Housewives was the most exciting new show...

After Earth: Aftertaste

Remember when M. Night Shyamalan was a household, if lazily mispronounced, name? The Sixth Sense, Unbreakable, and Signs made him and his signature twist...

Apartments Coming To Longtime Green Space Near Trinity River

The five-story apartment complex planned for the southwest corner of I-35 and Northside Drive took another step closer to reality. The Fort Worth City Council...

Victims of the Registry

When Allen and his girlfriend moved into their Austin-area house, a woman down the street passed out fliers warning neighbors that a monster had...
Elote co-owner Cynthia Loeb has a plate of fresh Tex-Mex and some ’ritas with your name on them. Adrien P. Maroney

Elote Is Elite

The words “gluten-free” and “Tex-Mex” combine in a way that makes your average cowboy grimace. In reality, Mexican cuisine, like most Western regional cuisines,...