The Dallas Morning News: Week 12

Lupe Fiasco performs at the Granada Theater in Dallas, Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Lupe Fiasco performs at the Granada Theater in Dallas, Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Here is a collection of my favorite images from my last week at the Dallas Morning News.

Fans watch as Lupe Fiasco performs at the Granada Theater in Dallas, Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Fans watch as Lupe Fiasco performs at the Granada Theater in Dallas, Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Lupe Fiasco performs at the Granada Theater in Dallas, Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Lupe Fiasco performs at the Granada Theater in Dallas, Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Randy Cook, left, and Judith Christians, right, greet children who try to get a closer look at a fake mummy at Bledsoe Elementary School in Frisco, Friday, Nov. 8, 2013.     The Literacy League, which is a group of Frisco community leaders that promote literacy, came to Bledsoe Elementary during a Scholastic book fair to read to children. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News) 11122013xMETRO

Randy Cook, left, and Judith Christians, right, greet children who try to get a closer look at a fake mummy at Bledsoe Elementary School in Frisco, Friday, Nov. 8, 2013. The Literacy League, which is a group of Frisco community leaders that promote literacy, came to Bledsoe Elementary during a Scholastic book fair to read to children. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News) 11122013xMETRO

Selby Kiffer, senior vice president of special projects at Sotheby's art agency, shows the Bay Psalm Book to a group of people at Central Library in Dallas, Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013.  The book is one of eleven surviving copies of the first book printed in America. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Selby Kiffer, senior vice president of special projects at Sotheby’s art agency, shows the Bay Psalm Book to a group of people at Central Library in Dallas, Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013. The book is one of eleven surviving copies of the first book printed in America. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Oxtail consomme at Pyramid Restaurant and Bar in Dallas, Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Oxtail consomme at Pyramid Restaurant and Bar in Dallas, Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Chef Kent Rathbun's pumpkin cheesecake with caramel at his home in Dallas, Friday, Nov. 8, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Chef Kent Rathbun’s pumpkin cheesecake with caramel at his home in Dallas, Friday, Nov. 8, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Chef Kent Rathbun's smoked chicken stuffing at his home in Dallas, Friday, Nov. 8, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Chef Kent Rathbun’s smoked chicken stuffing at his home in Dallas, Friday, Nov. 8, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Lily Morris, 6, shows off a poster that she screen printed during the 35th anniversary party for Dallas Contemporary in Dallas, Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Lily Morris, 6, shows off a poster that she screen printed during the 35th anniversary party for Dallas Contemporary in Dallas, Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Claire Bradshaw, 7, and Maxwell Johnson, 7, cut out images in magazines for a collage during the 35th anniversary party for Dallas Contemporary in Dallas, Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Claire Bradshaw, 7, and Maxwell Johnson, 7, cut out images in magazines for a collage during the 35th anniversary party for Dallas Contemporary in Dallas, Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Charlie Milne runs on a gym mat during the 35th anniversary party for Dallas Contemporary in Dallas, Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Charlie Milne runs on a gym mat during the 35th anniversary party for Dallas Contemporary in Dallas, Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Tony Cimaglia gets his makeup done by Jayme Zimmerman before an Urban Shield law enforcement training exercise at Stipes Elementary School in Irving, Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Tony Cimaglia gets his makeup done by Jayme Zimmerman before an Urban Shield law enforcement training exercise at Stipes Elementary School in Irving, Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

A SWAT team responds to a school shooting simulation during an Urban Shield law enforcement training exercise at Stipes Elementary School in Irving, Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

A SWAT team responds to a school shooting simulation during an Urban Shield law enforcement training exercise at Stipes Elementary School in Irving, Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Mindy Vu paints an American flag and a Mexican flag on Jesus Soliz III's, 6, face during Fiesta Latinoamericana at Fair Park in Dallas, Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Mindy Vu paints an American flag and a Mexican flag on Jesus Soliz III’s, 6, face during Fiesta Latinoamericana at Fair Park in Dallas, Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

John Valadez, 5, makes Brazilian carnival masks during Fiesta Latinoamericana at Fair Park in Dallas, Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

John Valadez, 5, makes Brazilian carnival masks during Fiesta Latinoamericana at Fair Park in Dallas, Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Edrika Potter helps package meals at the North Texas Food Bank in Dallas, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013.  Bank of America, the Dallas Cowboys, and the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders teamed up to package nearly 4,000 holiday meals to be distributed to families in need. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Edrika Potter helps package meals at the North Texas Food Bank in Dallas, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013. Bank of America, the Dallas Cowboys, and the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders teamed up to package nearly 4,000 holiday meals to be distributed to families in need. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Dallas Cowboys mascot Rowdy helps package meals at the North Texas Food Bank in Dallas, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013.  Bank of America, the Dallas Cowboys, and the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders teamed up to package nearly 4,000 holiday meals to be distributed to families in need. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Dallas Cowboys mascot Rowdy helps package meals at the North Texas Food Bank in Dallas, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013. Bank of America, the Dallas Cowboys, and the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders teamed up to package nearly 4,000 holiday meals to be distributed to families in need. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Nissin Teitelbaum, 3, right, and his brother, Benjamin Teitelbaum, 4, left, wave American flags before the Dallas Veterans Day Parade in Dallas, Monday, Nov. 11, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Nissin Teitelbaum, 3, right, and his brother, Benjamin Teitelbaum, 4, left, wave American flags before the Dallas Veterans Day Parade in Dallas, Monday, Nov. 11, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

The Lone Star Paralyzed Veterans of America prepare to give a rifle salute at a Dallas Veterans Day Parade ceremony in Dallas, Monday, Nov. 11, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

The Lone Star Paralyzed Veterans of America prepare to give a rifle salute at a Dallas Veterans Day Parade ceremony in Dallas, Monday, Nov. 11, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Tech Sgt. Marc Perez plays with the Air National Guard Band of the Southwest during the Dallas Veterans Day Parade, Monday, Nov. 11, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Tech Sgt. Marc Perez plays with the Air National Guard Band of the Southwest during the Dallas Veterans Day Parade, Monday, Nov. 11, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Capt. Sam Brown leads a crowd in the Pledge of Allegiance during a Dallas Veterans Day Parade ceremony, Monday, Nov. 11, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Capt. Sam Brown leads a crowd in the Pledge of Allegiance during a Dallas Veterans Day Parade ceremony, Monday, Nov. 11, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

The United States Submarine Veterans ride in a float during the Dallas Veterans Day Parade, Monday, Nov. 11, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

The United States Submarine Veterans ride in a float during the Dallas Veterans Day Parade, Monday, Nov. 11, 2013. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Henry Godina prays with his wife Priscilla at the gravesite of his father, Rayes C. Godina, at DFW National Cemetery in Dallas, Monday, Nov. 11, 2013.  Rayes C. Godina served in the Korean War and passed away last month. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)

Henry Godina prays with his wife Priscilla at the gravesite of his father, Rayes C. Godina, at DFW National Cemetery in Dallas, Monday, Nov. 11, 2013. Rayes C. Godina served in the Korean War and passed away last month. (Garett Ray Fisbeck/The Dallas Morning News)