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Writing a Wrong

Settling for Less

Data For Sale

Walls of Shame

R.I.P. Greg Jackson

Blotch Jumbo

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Everywhere, Signs

Some townsfolk are accusing mayoral candidate Jim Lane of cattle rustling. They say he lassoed Molly the longhorn, Cowtown’s mascot, and lifted her distinctive...

The Fest in Flower

A unique Fort Worth festival was in danger of going belly up just a few months ago when Fort Worth Weekly published “Prairie Fest...

Clouds of Suspicion

A small storm has broken out in the Fort Worth school district over nearly identical letters sent by two school board trustees to the...

Nine Lives for the Trans-Texas Corridor?

As predicted months ago by Static, the Trans-Texas Corridor has more lives than a cat and simply refuses to go away. Governor Slick Rick...

Bravos to the Brave Ones

It’s always nice to see folks get the recognition due them, and Static gets to let loose a double-barreled rendition this week.   First there’s Adriana...

Paying the Piper

Static is no stranger to large bar tabs. But the Fort Worth Police and Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission should really think about the one...

Direct from Frac to Fish

Unnoticed by most local news media, on March 9 a tanker carrying toxic wastewater from a gas field overturned just north of the intersection...

Drilling for Hardware

OK, it’s not the Pulitzer Prize or the Nobel, but Fort Worth Weekly is honored to receive this year’s Environmental Reporting Award given by...

Water Wars … um … Ignite

You couldn’t say it’s the opening salvo in the Texas water wars. Those battles started when Texas was still a republic (“H2Ow,” Nov. 10,...

High Interest, Deep Fang Marks

Static once knew a pit bull named Daisy, which is a funny name for a dog both feared and revered for its immense biting...