Monthly Archives: September 2013

Amphibian Presents “Thom Pain (based on nothing)”

“The past is never dead,” William Faulkner famously declared. “It isn’t even past.” Though he was speaking in national historical terms, our personal lives...

Bicycles In Wheelchair Area Crowding Woman On TRE

A woman in a wheelchair came to the office recently and complained about bicycles being parked in the handicapped seating areas on the Trinity...

Rick Perry Takes Bold Stands Against Reality

I don’t know about you, but I’m starting to worry about Rick Perry. For a long time, his states’ rights/secessionist shtick looked loony, but...

Help the Arts on North Texas Giving Day

September 19 is North Texas Giving Day, which means that if you contribute $25 or more to a Texas charity between 7am and midnight,...
C.O.G. opens Friday

Film Shorts

OPENING: C.O.G. (R) Kyle Patrick Alvarez adapts David Sedaris’ short story about a young writer (Jonathan Groff) who has his romantic notions about life picked...

Emmitt Smith Finally Gets Some Recognition

The greatest running back to ever play for the Dallas Cowboys (sorry Tony D.) is Emmitt Smith, and the poor guy just never got...
Ron Nief and Tom McBride lecture at UNT Wed, Sept 18.

Night & Day

WED ▪ 18 If you’re a professor, it’s a tad embarrassing to refer to The Fresh Prince of Bel Air or The Spice Girls and...
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Otra Vez

The first time I visited Enchiladas Olé (901 N. Sylvania Ave.), a semi-new Tex-Mex place on the East Side, my server came on a...
Photo by Jeff Prince

Separation of Church and Trail

A granite monument sporting an engraved Bible scripture was recently installed on public property near Fort Worth’s Trinity Trails, and some folks aren’t happy...

Dia De Los Brand Loyalty

Is there a better drink on a hot summer day than a cold Coors Light? Well, water, of course, but as the joke about...