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All-American Torture

One reason I've always been proud to be an American is that I could go anywhere in the world - and I've been many...

Blustery Wind Warning

Rick Warden, adjudicator of all things moral in the Metroplex, recently sent out a mass e-mail encouraging people to write letters of support to...

Baseball Blame Game

First, a disclosure: I was born and raised in Cleveland and have been a big fan of the Cleveland Indians my whole life. And...

Funny, How Limes Slip Away

Texas icon Willie Nelson recently hosted the 20th annual Farm Aid concert - can you believe two decades have passed since Nelson, Neil Young,...

Katrina West

Here in Fort Worth, "Where the West Begins," I felt melancholic watching the airlift of New Orleans' mostly poor, mostly black folks to far-flung...

Tragic Loss of Profit

The Trinity River Vision was always portrayed as a flood control project - but with a wink. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers had...

War of Words

Over the weekend, the folks on both sides of the Iraq War debate gathered in Washington to shout out their pain in mass demonstrations. First...

Sticking It to Us

Across this great and mighty state of Texas, grown men and women are falling to their knees and weeping like babies as they try...

Scopes Revisited

I've been listening to the congressional hearings for Supreme Court chief justice nominee John Roberts, and the process fills me with dread. Two down,...

Raining on the Water Board Parade

Was that the sweet fragrance of democracy that Static detected at a recent question-and-answer coffee klatch about the plan to build a half-billion-dollar lake...