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Gentrification and its Adorable Violence

Billy Bob’s? Let’s Talk, Fam

Dog Shot by Vote Canvasser

Fenced In

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Inspect Everyone

When Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission Administrator Alan Steen told the Dallas Voice that "If our guys would have followed the damn policy, we wouldn't...

At Least in the Movie, the Chief Got Away

The city's dogged efforts to cram gas wells down everyone's throats reminds Static of One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest. The movie's sympathetic characters...

Frog Flap

The Weekly's story about wheelchair-bound student Adam Main being booted out of TCU's on-campus housing ("Handicapping Adam," April 26, 2006)drew about 80 postings (at...

Downtown Hits Pay Dirt

The Fort Worth establishment had its prayers answered (assuming those folks can still pray without being struck by lightning). On Saturday, voters elected two...

Commuting One Sentence …

You've seen the old movies. The hands of the clock move slowly toward the appointed time. The warden eyes the phone - will there...

Credit, Due

All those kudos for the Fort Worth Star-Telegram's recent six-part series on the county's only charity hospital, John Peter Smith, and its multiple failures...

After the Shrub is Gone

Remember when war protests down in Crawford were as common as George W. Bush mispronouncing words like "nucular" and "subliminibal?" Now two of those...

The Other Brink

Given what Barack Obama's been going through with his tenuous ties to a 1960s domestic terrorist, Fort Worth Weekly might be in for a...

Fairness in Print

A recent ruling by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission might finally signal the beginning of the end of the struggle for a former...

The Order of the Red Suspender

"Politically Incorrect - And Damn Proud of It," reads a sign hanging in Chuck Silcox's business office on Camp Bowie Boulevard. Static, who is...