Sole Survivor

The 2016 Turkey Awards

Craft Beer Rising

Racing on the Radio

Funding the Arts, Part II

Blotch Jumbo

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Praise The Lord And Pass The Kool-Aid

I like to think I’m relatively well-liked by my colleagues in the news business and that I’ve been doing this long enough to know...

The Sizzle on 7th

A walk down Crockett Street in the West 7th development on a recent Saturday afternoon felt like a stroll through a ghost town. The...

School Bullies

Last month, Fort Worth schools trustees voted to broaden the district’s antidiscrimination policy to include “gender identity and expression” for students. The change is...

The Bard in Tweetland

On the 447th anniversary of Shakespeare’s birth in April, an arts blogger for a West Virginia newspaper wrote that the Elizabethan playwright had aimed...

He’s For Real

The final guitar chord and cymbal crash were still ringing as three Fort Worth women delivered their breathless verdicts. Had they been tweeting, they...

The New Thirty Years’ War

A 30-year war for energy pre-eminence?  You wouldn’t wish it even on a desperate planet.  But that’s where we’re headed. In the first half of...

The Incredible Shrinking Star-Telegram

“Big mistake.” That was the typical response from management types at the Fort Worth Star-Telegram when I announced in February 2001 that I was...

2011 The Fort Worth Weekly Music Awards

Fort Worth may never be a “music town” in the way that, say, Los Angeles, Austin, Nashville, Seattle, and New York City are, with...

Unleashing a Flood of Questions

What a difference a decade makes. It was about that long ago that that the Tarrant Regional Water District and City of Fort Worth...

The Power of Alienation

A Burleson mother discovered something in 2006 about Texas law that shocked her, dragged her into a sinkhole of misery, and pushed her family...