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Paying for Abuse

On Oct. 25, 2005, Patsy Keifer, a homemaker from Cleburne, was picked up on suspicion of driving while under the influence and brought to...

On the Border of Fear

A major policy shift is under way on the Texas-Mexico border. It's been called the Berlin Wall, the Wall of Shame, and even Wall...

Shoulda Known Better

Recently, I mistakenly received the Winter '08 edition of Hooah!, the U.S. Army National Guard's call to arms in teen-beat magazine form. It says...

Indian Ink-stained Wretches

The news that the Fort Worth Star-Telegram is outsourcing 26 advertising design jobs to India comes as no surprise, seeing as how Fort Worth...

Changing of the Colors

In recent years, Tarrant County has become something of a star in the Republican crown: Among urban counties with more a million in population,...

Blue-Collar Paradise

The $100 bottles of Patron tequila have been flying off the shelf at Two Bucks Beverage Center for the last couple of years. But the...

Monopoly Money

I'm getting a check from the federal government - woo-hoo! Taking advantage of our two lovely tax deductions - I mean, kids - my...

The Daily Obamagram

Visited the Fort Worth Star-Telegram's web site lately? You might have been there without even knowing it. In recent days the site more closely...

High-Speed Solutions

Driving down to Austin lately has become a real trip. I-35 is usually packed for most of the 185 miles, and what used to...

Code Red for JPS

Alan Cattlett spent more than a week in 2006 eating almost nothing and drinking himself almost to death, a result of severe depression. The...