Monthly Archives: May 2012

Super Moon A Big Bust

The Super Moon Party I attended this weekend turned into the Bunch of People Drinking Beer and Staring at Clouds Party instead. Even when the...

R.I.P., Adam Yauch

I was setting up to post today about The Avengers, but I got derailed by the news that Adam Yauch has died at age...

D/FW NORML March

If you’re outside in the Fort tomorrow afternoon (Sat May 5) and detect a distinctive prickly odor drifting in from the east, it could...

Another Hole In Hobbs’ Claim

More evidence has filtered in that casts doubt on whether Fort Worth City Council candidate Marshall Hobbs was living in District 8 long enough...

TCU Students Earn First Jay Milner Awards

Dallas Morning News arts columnist Michael Granberry could have gone to just about any college in 1969 when he was an 18-year-old kid bound...

Time to Fly

On Sunday the Star-Telegram ran a story about Marcial Ortega, a man serving time for murder after he got drunk, got behind the wheel,...

Candidate Vows To Fight ‘Islamization’

Okay, how about this one? A white Republican walks into a Muslim bar (just go with it) and vows to fight against Islam. Actually, I'll...

UPDATE The Ticket’s Danny Balis Joins Calhoun

As a P1, I’m happy to report that Danny Balis, producer for The Hardline, probably the longest-running radio sports-talk show in North Texas, on...

Cowtown Council Argues Over ‘Water Hogs’

Supposedly, Mark Twain once said, "Whiskey is for drinking. Water is for fighting over." Well, at least two Fort Worth City Council members expressed concerns...

The Transgender Blues

If you doubt the life of a transgender person is a tough road to walk, look no further than the case of Paula Witherspoon,...