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Morning News Roundup, Jul 17

Jeff Prince
Jerry Gets An A-Minus; Eagles Get Squat The experts are praising the Dallas Cowboys for wrapping up Dez Bryant to a five-year deal. Personally, I feel terrible for the Philadelphia Eagles. Some desperate people up there dared t...


THIS YOUNG WOMAN FROM RURAL IRAN IS NOW OUR FRIEND. (photo courtesy of wikipedia).

Morning News Roundup, Jul 14

Jeff Prince
Iran Agrees To Nuclear Deal The Middle East is saved! No more terrorism! No more violence! No more war! Well, that might be overstating Iran’s agreement to curb its nuclear program. But it’s a start. All Hail Sid Bass! Some...



GREECE IS TOO POOR TO ADD MORE COLORS TO ITS FLAG (courtesy Wikepedia)

Morning News Roundup, Jul 13

Jeff Prince
Greeks To Tighten Belts Cuts in pensions and increases in taxes are a couple of things people get to look forward to in Greece if this new deal goes through with European banks. What’s $95 billion between friends? Shooting At...


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Morning News Roundup, Jul 10

Jeff Prince
Blind Alligator Visits Cowtown A 10-foot alligator was captured in the Trinity River near Fort Worth’s downtown area. Experts point the finger at all the rain and flooding we’ve had this year. I blame Ariana Grande. TABC Ho...



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Morning News Roundup, Jul 7

Jeff Prince
Facebook Friends Facebook is building a data center in the Alliance Corridor. OMG! Please share! And hit like!  I’ll supply the cute kitty photo (see left)! Speaking Of Cats A really big cat could rip the skin right off ...


(photo courtesy FWFD twitter)

Morning New Roundup, Jul 6

Jeff Prince
Complaints About Red Dots The Fort Worth Fire Department’s twitter feed on July 4 illustrated the polar opposite approaches to Independence Day. The fire department showed red dots on a map indicating where complaints about ...



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Texas State Workers Can Apply For Same-Sex Benefits Today

Jeff Prince
It didn’t take long for Texas to notify state employees about how to enroll for benefits for same-sex spouses. The Texas Employees Retirement System sent out emails to its employees on June 30 telling them that benefits e...


(photo courtesy Panther Island Pavilion web site)

Morning News Roundup, Jun 30

Jeff Prince
Tubing At Panther Island Pavilion Just in time for Fourth of July, tubing resumes at Panther Island Pavilion. Now, I bet you’re expecting some smart-ass remark about how weird it is that people voluntarily getting into a rive...



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Morning News Roundup, Jun 29

Jeff Prince
We’re So Two-Dimensional This three-dimensional world we live in might really be flat but we’re living in a hologram that makes it look 3-D to us. It’s simple physics. You didn’t know that? What Is Fort Worth’s Id...


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Equal at Last

EDWARD BROWN
Discriminatory, anti-gay marriage bans violate the Constitution. That’s the ruling of a 5-4 vote by the Supreme Court today that divided liberal and conservative judges. Justice Anthony Kennedy gave what may be the most poign...