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Saying Goodbye

Missing Reel

True Colors

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Wear Wars

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Detours on a Super-Highway

Four thousand miles of smooth blacktop. Six open lanes of road with never a traffic jam. Four lanes for trucks to keep the 18-wheelers from...

Pilgrim and a Preacher and a Problem when He’s Stoned

The stereo in Waylon Payne’s 1989 Mercedes Benz is blasting “Mama, Drive On” as he barrels down a farm road west of Fort Worth....

Ricky Bobby’s Guide to Life (Or At Least the Movies)

One of the things that makes movie-going such an enjoyably unpredictable business is that every once in a while, a lowbrow comedy tells us...

Como’s Cookin’

Back in 1978, Louise King looked out the window of her Como home and noticed some city workers doing repairs on her street. It...

Troubled Waters

When U.S Rep. Kay Granger pushed funding through Congress for the Trinity River Vision project — anointed as flood control, but really an economic...

Taking Lumps over Coal

Environmentalists protesting the pollution potential of industrial plants — electric generating stations, cement kilns, whatever — aren't that unusual these days. So when several...

The Dems Dig Out

It may still be too early to sing “Happy Days Are Here Again,” but some Tarrant County Democrats are daring to hum it under...

Drilling Through Peace and Property

Carl Fors wanted out. The noise and vibration from the gas well behind his house were enough to make the plates in his cupboard...

The Gasfather

A one-page memo went out from Fort Worth Mayor Mike Moncrief to neighborhood groups last month seeking nominations for the city’s ethics review committee....

The 2006 Turkey Awards

They thought it couldn’t happen to them. Nah, we’re not talking about the Repubs, although it applies to them, too. In this case, it’s the...