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Fox-less Lady

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Five years ago, Fort Worth Weekly’s annual “Best Of” edition named KDFW/Channel 4′s Rebecca Aguilar as top TV reporter for her aggressive style of broadcast journalism.


A U-Turn on Beautiful Highways

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Lady Bird Johnson was barely cold in her coffin before federal highway administrators began gutting her heralded beautification efforts.



Lost (or Tarnished) Gold

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The bizarre news a few days ago that Newsday had, um, lost three of its storied Pulitzer gold medals for public service, reminded Static of another journalism organization, one closer to home, that discovered its own golden awa...


Mad Boy, Mad Boy

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Static has no excuse for waiting weeks to look at its Tivo-recorded premiere of Jail, except maybe that it seemed like duty rather than entertainment. Wrong-o.



Marking This Place

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Last week, as the Weekly was putting its “Best of 2007″ issue to bed (a chore not unlike getting an 800-lb. gorilla to brush its teeth and change into its jammies), word came that Peter Feresten, Fort Worth’s ...


Rolaids and the River

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Juan Rangel, the maverick Fort Worth schools trustee who gave former school superintendent Tom Tocco heartburn and helped usher him out the door in disgrace, has set his sights on higher (or at least, higher-profile) office.



Bullcorn Through a Bullhorn

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Fort Worth residents aren’t thrilled that a large stand of old-growth trees is pegged for destruction to make way for gas drilling near the Trinity River.


Not so Spare Change

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State Rep. Anna Mowery’s resignation came as no surprise … and no great loss. She hasn’t done much in the way of leadership and showed ethical lapses in the way she handled her campaign finances.



(Not)Waving a Red Flag

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Jerry Lobdill begs to differ with Static’s deDELETEion of what happened at city hall last week when a group of local activists asked the Fort Worth City Council to go on the record in favor of impeaching George Bush and D...


Impeach — Is That a Fruit from Parker County?

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In far-flung parts of our great land – admittedly, the more foreign parts, like California and Vermont – there is a homegrown movement afoot to (Warning: if you read the following words, Homeland Security officers m...