Everson vs. Irvin, hoops styleIf the Mavs-Thunder somehow doesn't do it for you, how about some Colonial golf out in Fort Worth or even a basketball game played by football players?
After delivering a eulogy for his dear friend Ron Springs at his Carrollton funeral this morning, forme ... More >>
It wasn't Kevin Smith's proudly rude series of films-as-dick-jokes that brought him fame among the masses. It was a bad customer service experience. You remember: Southwest Airlines designated him a "passenger of size" and kicked him off an Oakland-to-Burbank flight. One assumes the Southwest sta ... More >>
Avi AdelmanJust another weekend on Lower Greenville, where DPD checks IDs at the Hotel CapriSome weekend catch-up while we wake up following several base-running mistakes last night:
Kevin Smith is at the Granada Wednesday night, and, maybe, he'll address his earlier-this-year run-in with hometow ... More >>
Maker's Mark master distiller Kevin Smith believes Maker's new bourbon might persuade some Texans to give up on Canadian whiskey.
"Bourbon's very big in Texas, but one of the things that's always surprised me is the number of Canadian whiskey drinkers," says Smith, who was born at Fort Hood. ... More >>
So, let's see ... Larry King now wants Kevin Smith to come on his show to talk about getting booted off a Southwest flight Saturday. Smith would rather go on Jon Stewart with a row of Southwest seats to prove, yeah, he can fit just fine, thanks. Meanwhile, the locally based airline is taking a po ... More >>
On his SModcast recounting his "portly misadventure," Kevin Smith refers to Southwest Airlines as "the food-stamp airline."A Friend of Unfair Park intimately familiar with the doings at Southwest Airlines says, yeah, today was hell at the Love Field-based airlines, but tomorrow's sure to be worse ... More >>
Speaking of the late John Hughes, one of his biggest acolytes is Kevin Smith, who told The Los Angeles Times last year, "Basically my stuff is just John Hughes films with four-letter words." So happens that the writer-director of Clerks, Mallrats, Chasing Amy and Dogma will bring his one-man stan ... More >>
So there's this three-day music festival of sorts happening next month in Forth Worth called, fittingly, the Fort Worth MusicFest. And it's the fest's third annual go-'round. And it helps raise money for college scholarships for area kids. And it takes place August 21-23, costing $15 per general ad ... More >>
Handle The Proof is our weekly exploration of spirits, cocktails and the culture of fine drinking.Despite the inroads of craft and single barrel brands, bourbon still suffers from somewhat of an image problem. Once when I ordered a round of Booker's in some Uptown bar, for example, a woman snapped h ... More >>
Whether you're at the end of your rope or merely the end of your week, welcome to Whitt's End:
*You'll have to savor this offering like a cow with its cud, because this morning I'm headed out to the Byron Nelson to chug margaritas and chase girls in The Pavilion watch golf and conduct research ... More >>