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Journalism 101:

Kiss No Butts Rumors that their newspaper might be for sale usually strike fear into the hearts of journalists. At the Fort Worth Business...

Bucking the Old Guard

Is Fort Worth City Council getting the big cullions to go up against the old-money, Westside, trust-fund caretakers? Well no, not usually, but two...

Clueless in Cowtown

A tip of Static's dented cowboy hat to The Dallas Morning News for its recent series of articles revealing DynCorp's corrupt and downright creepy...

A Prairie Mis-Fire

Nobody can accuse Jarid Manos of dreaming small. When he and his Great Plains Restoration Council found out about the 2,000 acres of prairie near...

’Tis the Season … to Be Careful

The funeral procession for Fort Worth Police Officer Dwayne Freeto made its way last week down streets near Fort Worth Weekly's office, reminding Static...

Christmas at Carswell

Kathleen Rumpf is back, fasting, praying, and generally making herself a pain in the rump once again for the folks who run the Carswell...

Guilt by Disassociation

Tarrant County Judge Tom Vandergriff's decision to move out of his landmark house at 1216 W. Park Row in Arlington after 38 years sparked...

Ahead of the (Criminal) Curve

The modesty of Tarrant County residents is known far and wide, but gosh, sometimes you just have to toot your own horn - especially...

Abuse of Plain English

A Nov. 14 "pre-council" meeting at Fort Worth city hall would make an interesting case study for a semantics class. Assistant City Manager Joe...

Leave Their Names Out

Our Nov. 8 cover story, "Leaving Johnson County," caused a flurry of responses. To mix a metaphor, it seems as though writer Peter Gorman...