The Hitman’s Bodyguard

One of the top bodyguards in the business (Ryan Reynolds) has suffered a career mishap and has hit rock bottom. His new client (Samuel L. Jackson) is a hit man that has to testify against the evil leader of Belarus (Gary Oldman) at the International Court of Justice at The Hague. The freedom of the…

Ray Charles

Meet Ray Charles. I found him on Friday, August 10, 2017, in the middle of Northside Drive.  I almost got hit twice trying to save him. I took him straight to the vet.  They called me about 2 hours later with an extremely grim prognosis. He is 10-11 years old.  Fully blind in one eye, with…

Cattlemen’s Steak House – Fort Worth, Texas

Sometimes a girl just needs some serious man-food.  When this happens to me, I head to Cattlemen’s for lunch. Pretty much everybody knows where it is, but not everyone has been. For over 70 years, Cattlemen’s has been serving up some damn good steaks to the residents and visitors of The Fort. Almost always, whoever…

Landline

A much-welcomed break to the Summer blockbuster madness, I really enjoyed “Landline”. Set in New York City in 1995, it seemed quite current, aside from the lack of cell phones. The youngest daughter is trying to figure out who she is, the parents are still basically trying to figure out what they want, and the…

TV – 2017 Fall Premiere Dates

Summer is winding down and the events for Autumn are gearing up. For television, this means new offerings and the return of your favorite shows. Starting with the returns, the new shows are at the bottom of the list. I give all credit to my favorite go-to entertainment site, Dark Horizons. What will you be…

Gus’s Fried Chicken – Fort Worth, Texas

I will do it, but rarely. I will write about chain restaurants. In this case, the closest locations to the one in Fort Worth are Austin and Little Rock, so I think it’s OK. Gina and Ms. Maggie Vanderbilt built their first fried chicken place in Mason, TN in 1973 after many years of selling…