Monthly Archives: July 2013

The Booze Book

Book lovers know the dilemma: Should their next selection be educational or entertaining? With Rita Cook and Jeffrey Yarbrough’s new tome, they don’t have to...
Landon Donovan leads USA at Cowboys Stadium, Wed.

We Want Gold

The U.S. men’s national soccer team plays its first-ever game at Cowboys Stadium on Wednesday during the semifinals of the CONCACAF Gold Cup, the...

The Taco Dog: New, Exclusive, and Pretty Gross

I thought any baseball fan who could afford those pricey tickets at Rangers Ballpark would want fancy noshes from the concession stand. You know,...

Star-Telegram Loses Mind

If it weren't July, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram could explain today's front page as an April Fool's joke. Why else would the newspaper recycle a...

Oui Lounge to Be Fred’s Texas TCU

Fred’s, according to a press release sent earlier today, will expand into the space formerly occupied by The Love Shack and Oui Lounge on...

Fort Worth Opera Star on “America’s Got Talent”

A once and future leading man for Fort Worth Opera just boosted his Q rating by appearing on NBC's America's Got Talent. Sean Panikkar...

Texas Troubadour Abroad: Rudolstadt

My name is Keegan McInroe, and I am a singer-songwriter from Lubbock who’s been living in Fort Worth off and on since 2001, when...

7-Eleven Bans Rolling Stone “Bomber” But Keeps “The Bomb”

I almost had a heart attack when I saw this headline: "7-Eleven Bans 'The Bomber' From Its Stores Nationwide." As it turns out, the convenience...

Texas Republicans Versus New York

Governor Rick Perry has been on the warpath against other states. He's taken out radio ads in Illinois, California, and New York trying to...

Indie-Music Fests Fill Fort Worth this Fall

Look at Fort Worth. Gettin’ all festival-y this fall, with not one but two huge events landing on our not-so-sandy shores, and that’s not...