Apollo 13 (Movie)

  • Film

    September 26, 2013

    Rush's Racers Draw New Life from Ron Howard

    There's nothing formulaic in this race-car biopic.

  • Blogs

    January 27, 2012

    Top 5 Man vs. Nature Survival Films, in Honor of The Grey

    Liam Neeson has become quite the badass as of late (IMO he's always been a badass...Darkman!), with machismo roles in Batman Begins, The A-Team, and of course Taken, in which he kills, like, more than 50 dudes with his bare hands in a manner that would make even Jack Bauer think twice about crossing ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 10, 2012

    The Right Stuff, But Whose Stuff? NASA, Astronauts Tussle Over Items Sold by Heritage.

    ​Back on November 30, our cross-the-street neighbors at Heritage Auctions dispatched a celebratory missive headlined: "Apollo 13 checklist brings $388,375 at Heritage Auctions in Dallas." (Note to self: Time to clean out in-box.) But if you check Heritage's website, the listing for the historic ar ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 8, 2011

    UT-Arlington Researchers Plan Study On Gas Drilling Operations' Affect on Water Quality

    ​Last month, we mentioned a far-reaching University of Texas at Austin study of complaints about gas drilling operations that's just now getting underway. Meant to connect the dots between air, soil and water quality complaints from the Barnett to the Marcellus Shale, the nine-month project from t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 7, 2007

    Making a Killin' Off Kennedy

    A couple of JFK-related item this a.m... First off, have you heard the one about Don McElroy, a funeral home worker who loaded President Kennedy's casket into a hearse at Parkland Hospital? He claims he has the original death certificate that was tossed after a few minor typos -- "600 Pennsylvania ... More >>

  • Calendar

    January 19, 2006

    Wild Bill

    Our tornado-chasin' hero returns to Fort Worth

  • Dining

    December 21, 2000

    Big Brother's Diner

    Online reservation systems are catching on, but at what price to privacy?

  • Dining

    April 18, 1996

    Give and take-out

    Marty's is still the best when you're ready to eat on the run