Monthly Archives: June 2013

Henry Cavill presents himself to the United States military in Man of Steel.

Man and Superman

The first time we get a good look at Superman in Man of Steel, he’s a bearded dude (Henry Cavill) in a rain slicker...
Brit Marling is geared up to live off the land in The East.

A Star in The East

Arriving in local theaters this week, The East is not only as good a thriller as you’ll find right now but also the latest...
Evan Hughes

A Perilous Grid

They crisscross the country in a complex maze just below ground level, carrying flammable, dangerous, and highly polluting liquids and poisonous gases. They are...
Steak, shrimp, and chicken fajitas are waiting at Flamingo’s. Lee Chastain

Flamingo’s Takes Flight

The recently opened Flamingo’s, located on the North Side just south of the Stockyards, specializes in recipes from the area of Acapulco and the...
This cup-holding figurine is part of the Kimbell’s Wari: Lords of the Ancient Andes.

The Art of Wari

In 2002 the Kimbell Art Museum acquired a Wari figurine of a standing dignitary that has become a popular item in the permanent collection....

MAF’13 Lineup Announced

Here’s the lineup for Fort Worth Weekly’s 11th Annual Music Awards Festival (MAF’13), taking place on Sunday, June 23, at eight venues in the...

Joe Palazzolo’s Whistle-Blower Trial: Day 1

At the Wise County Courthouse's 271st judicial district court, the long-awaited trial of former Arlington Heights assistant principal and whistle-blower Joe Palazzolo began today....

Chamber Music Society Gets New Director

Non-Cliburn-related classical music news: The Chamber Music Society of Fort Worth recently announced that Gary Levinson will be their new artistic director. Levinson is...

Star-Telegram Editorial Board Doesn’t Need Onion To Make It Cry

The Fort Worth Star-Telegram editorial board, which thinks it’s so smart that it tells readers which political candidates to vote for in local and...

“Stranger Danger!”: Online Edition

People live so much of their lives online nowadays that it’s easy to think of the internet as a virtual Mayberry –– an endearing...