Homeland Security has the power it has because we are afraid. Terrorists have probably planned dozens of attacks our government has thwarted and not publicized. We know that some suspects are detained longer and “questioned” in ways that standard civil law does not allow, yet we look the other way because we’d rather be sure we are safe and let one man or woman suffer for it.[Read more…] about Fear: The Cause of Lost Freedoms
So this blog was supposed to be about Mama Mia. Angelika had come through with a free screening pass to Mama Mia, and I invited my old college roommate, who lives in Bedford, to make the trek to Dallas on a Thursday night to see it with me.[Read more…] about Movie Review: Then She Found Me (2008)
Who should we hate for the lack of content on tv? Do we blame the writers or the executives? Possibly both, but that doesn’t really matter.
What matters is finding a Prime Time replacement for all the shows I usually enjoy. Due to the recent lack of watch-worthy content, I’ve chosen seven solid steps to survive the strike.[Read more…] about 7 Steps to Surviving the TV Writer’s Strike
Already very late to the party, FOX continues to prove that they don’t understand customer satisfaction. This time last year, you couldn’t watch all primetime television shows from the FOX website. Only a few were available, and you had to watch them on MySpace.com/fox.[Read more…] about FOX Locks Out House Fans for 8 Days
It is truly a sad day in the life of North Richland Hills citizens. Those of us who frequent Davis Boulevard will now be subject to the whim of automated red light cameras.[Read more…] about NRH Cracks Down with Red Light Cameras
NBC’s local Channel 5 News team just announced that a premium outlet shopping mall is headed for south Grand Prairie. Along the Hwy 360 and I-20 corridor, a San Marcos-style outlet mall is planned for the near future. Christmas shopping fanatics like the Wellspring Church women’s group will no longer have to travel hours beyond the DFW metroplex to get the best deals on popular name brand items.[Read more…] about Premium Outlet Mall Coming to South Grand Prairie