100 Years of Painting

Critical Thinking

Lost in Hospitallandia

Budget Wars

Blotch Jumbo

2nd Thought

2nd Thought

Local Heroes? Who’d Know?

Since I was a little kid, I've always read the sports section of the daily newspaper before anything else. When I was a newspaper...

Shop ’Til You Drop

There's a scene in the great Woody Allen movie Love and Death where an imprisoned Allen has a jail cell vision the night before...

A Failure of Conscience

It still astonishes me that the whole country could scream impeachment from the rooftops over one president's mild sexual indiscretion, yet turn a blind...

Outsource of Trouble

Good journalism requires accurate know-ledge of local people, places, and practices. A no-brainer, right? Apparently not. The Orange County Register announced June 24 that it...

Sins of the World

An institution as large and as complex as the Catholic Church presents an enormous target for its critics, especially since its stands often go...

Aching for Justice

When an Arlington woman was indicted for manslaughter last year because she lied to her husband, I was concerned, but not much. Surely no...

KPAX Romana

So let me get this straight. Space aliens are now an acceptable part of God's creation, but homosexuals are not? What if the space...

Death Be Not Prosaic

Texas executions will be starting back up again this month, after an eight-month dry spell while the U.S. Supreme Court considered whether lethal injection...

Drilling for Voices

Fort Worth is facing one of the most critical debates in many years, one that will affect our city profoundly for decades to come...

When the Music Stops

While the political attention of many Texans is focused on the 2008 presidential election, and, for a more involved few, control of the Texas...