Blotch

Mother Nature An Expensive Date

Jeff Prince
A fifth day of paralyzed airports in Europe prompted the director of an airport operators association to compare the economic fallout to that of 9/11. Airports over there are losing an estimated $200 million a day because of th...


Virtual Ambulance Chasing Easy As Pie

Jeff Prince
In today’s Anderson Law Firm blog post, Fort Worth-Dallas personal injury attorney Mark Anderson reiterates a news report about a motorcycle accident on Stemmons Freeway that killed a local man. Then he offers condolences...



Tom Hicks to Sell Liverpool Soccer Team

eric.griffey
Embattled soon-to-be former owner of the Texas Rangers and Dallas Stars has announced his intentions to sell his English premier league “football” team. Hicks’ critics are finding this move to be ironic, since...


Throw Support At Glee Hopefuls

Jeff Prince
Glee is the hot new show on TV, and a bunch of hopefuls who are wanting to get their fresh faces and phat pipes on the show will be performing at Grapevine Mills on Saturday. A panel of judges will be listening to 100 preselect...



Is It Me, or Does This Suck?

Jimmy Fowler
Check out this thought-provoking blog meditation by NYT theater critic Charles Isherwood on a phenomenon he calls “Odd Man Out Syndrome” – that is, when you’re apparently the only one in the audience who dislikes a pla...


April 15: Tax Man Cometh

Jeff Prince
In honor of April 15, the deadline to ask for an extension to further delay doing your taxes:



Victory for Kathleen Hicks

betty.brink
Chalk up a victory for the neighborhoods and Kathleen Hicks, city council representative from District 8 — and a resounding defeat for the rest of the council. Rita Vinson, representative of the Brentwood-Oak Hills Neighborho...


“But Officer, It Was Bait”

Jimmy Fowler
National web forums are aflame with unsparing words for a Garland man convicted in Rockwall County: He’s a “low life” and a “dirt bag” who deserves a beating and will have to live with what he’s done “for the ...



Dale Hansen Rants About Jerry Jones Video

Jeff Prince
Sportscaster Dale Hansen showed two things last night on the 10 o’clock news – he’s got balls the size of Dallas, and he’s becoming a dinosaur. He slammed his bosses on air for showing a video of Dallas Cowboys Owner Je...


Samuel Barber: Music, Moody Food

Kristian Lin
UTA Wind Symphony is performing Samuel Barber’s Commando March on Thursday as part of an all-American composers program for Tax Day. Interestingly enough, they’re not playing it to honor the 100th anniversary of Barber’s ...