100 Years of Painting

Critical Thinking

Lost in Hospitallandia

Budget Wars

Blotch Jumbo

2nd Thought

2nd Thought

Yawn Radio

I miss Bigfoot. It used to be you could count on discovering his latest adventures from Kevin McCarthy on KLIF. But, alas, no more. Sasquatch isn't...

Tear Down the Parking Lots

On a fresh green late spring morning, I thought of young people working alongside their elders tending pinto beans and poblano peppers. I thought...

Oh Say, Can You Hear?

In 1983, I was sitting on the couch at my father's house watching the National Basketball Association All-Star game in Los Angeles. Don't remember...

Reality Bites

I have a 6-year-old son. A couple of weeks ago, he got spooked while we were watching The Day After Tomorrow. In fact, during...

Lipstick on a Poison Pig

What a difference a day makes. Or does it? In light of Saturday's gas well tragedy in Forest Hill that killed one man and...

What’s in Your Mini-Skirt?

I've never really understood the whole cheerleading thing. Like that controversy in Southlake recently when young girls and their parents went crazy because some...

Live! Who Cares?

Car crashes, murders, and fires are local tv reporters' bread and butter on Saturday nights. But on April Fools Day - no joke -...

A Letter on School Funding

Dear Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst: Gov. Rick Perry has called the Texas Legislature into special session to begin April 17. And after months of saying...

A New Landmark, Please

Dear XTO Energy, Hi. You don't know me, but I live in downtown Fort Worth. I'm familiar with you, not through any vast knowledge of...

Tea Time

A couple of hundred years ago, a bunch of colonists - including some of my ancestors - fought a revolution to win freedom from,...