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Buddy, Can You Spare A Dimebag?

fwuser
Eastside residents have been complaining about panhandlers for years, although little has been done to curb the problem. It’s one thing to be accosted by bums on trips to the grocery store or car wash and quite another to...


Decaying Evil

Gwynne Dyer
Don’t honor terrorists with overreaction. The U.S. National Intelligence Council’s report on global trends, published in November, predicts that al Qaeda “may decay sooner” than many experts expect becau...



When Green’s Not Enough

Wendy Lyons Sunshine
A proposed Navarro County power plant draws opponents despite its clean qualities. By Wendy Lyons Sunshine The owners of the proposed Pin Oak Creek Power Plant might justifiably have expected support from environmentalists and ...


A Border Under Siege

Peter Gorman
American military training and Texas guns are helping boost drug-war violence. By PETER GORMAN The sun is shining on the low rolling hills covered in Texas short grass and dotted with cattle along the southern end of I-35, the ...



We’ve been FEMA’d – Again

Static
Put it down for posterity: Static agrees with Gov. Rick Perry – and is even applauding him. In print.


God’s Art

JEFF PRINCE
Painting steel beams is nothing new for Jeff Trice, a commercial painter who’s done plenty of industrial jobs over the years. But painting a unique steel artwork in the city’s highest-profile spot – the museum...



Who Moved The Lake?

ERIC GRIFFEY
Off Old Granbury Road in Southwest Fort Worth, a sign with the message “marina for sale” leads to the sad-looking shores of Benbrook Lake. Stay on the dirt road, past roaming cattle and a trash pile heaped with old ...


Glad We Knew Ya

DAN MCGRAW
Texas Christian University football coach Gary Patterson should get out of town.I’m not saying this because TCU has lost two games this year, meaning that the Horned Frogs won’t be busting through to the big-buck Bo...



We’ve been FEMA’d – Again

Static
Put it down for posterity: Static agrees with Gov. Rick Perry – and is even applauding him. In print. The momentous occasion for this confluence of Good Hair and Weekly wit? Perry’s decision last week that he could ...


God’s Art

JEFF PRINCE
Beams bent by the tornado will help mark the entrance to the Cultural District. By JEFF PRINCE Painting steel beams is nothing new for Jeff Trice, a commercial painter who’s done plenty of industrial jobs over the years. ...