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Flaw in the Ointment

This rag gave Payton Scarth and his daddy Danny, a three-term city councilman from the East Side, a hard time a few weeks back...

Forget “Don’t Drink the Water.”

Sometimes Static’s editor feels like it’s dangerous to open her e-mail inbox on Tuesdays, deadline day at your beloved Fort Worth Weekly. You never...

Mayoral Musings

January is usually when local candidates start announcing their election plans. Neighborhood advocate and former Fort Worth city councilwoman Cathy Hirt hasn’t officially announced...

Gas-Gobblers

Holidays promote a plethora of bad puns among writers and those who pitch stories to writers, so Static was neither surprised nor particularly amused...

Boxers for a Cause

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past couple of months, you probably know that Fort Worth City Council member Joel Burns...

From the Mouths …

When Fort Worth Weekly’s multitalented freelancer Caroline Collier wrote about the spike in Ecstasy use among local high school students last month (“A Kandi-Coated...

Onward (Yikes) Democracy

The rain and cold didn’t keep them away. The fact that it was a midterm election didn’t stop them. Not even the mind-numbing confusion...

Starting with the Weekly

Fort Worth Weekly’s numerous stories during the early days of natural gas exploration in the Barnett Shale played a prominent role in research by...

Radical Idea: Informed Voting

Early voting has started with a bang for the Nov. 2 elections. And while the contest for governor certainly has the most entertainment value,...

History For Sale

Let the drooling begin among Fort Worth history buffs. Amon G. Carter’s personal poker table is one of the prized items with early Fort...