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No Flood of Money

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Katrina West

Rick-y Business

What Now, Cowtown?

2nd Thought

2nd Thought

he Muddy Waters of Race

The television coverage of Hurricane Katrina began with scenes of black, apparently poor, people lining up outside the New Orleans Superdome for shelter, and...

True Wealth

The other day my son tried a new tack to get out of going to school. He said he didn’t like his school because...

Family Values

When Dallas Mayor Laura Miller announced July 6 that she wasn't running for re-election, headlines in The Dallas Morning News hyped the news that...

The Binge Conundrum

Even college presidents say a lower drinking age could reduce student alcohol problems. By DAN MCGRAW When I started college, I was 17 - had to...

Dog Days, Cats’ Pajamas

It was a recent weekday afternoon when I saw an old friend of mine at LaGrave Field - one of those "businessman's specials" games....

Lost: Meanings

They say what has been seen can’t be unseen, that once you know the truth, you can’t unlearn it. That was before I saw...

Tell a Joke for Sam

Sam Kinch Jr., among the finest Texas political reporters ever, died Feb. 1. On Feb. 18, he would have been 71. Sam earned a...

Adrift

A couple of months ago I found myself on the verge of drowning in the Gulf of Mexico. The skiff I was in capsized...

Fools Rush In

The Texas Legislature will hold hearings this year on the supposed benefits of our state storing the very hottest type of radioactive waste. Only...

More Perry?

Gov. Rick Perry had hinted he might run again in 2010. But now Perry flatly says he will - regardless of what plans U.S....