Fowl Persuasion

Tax Attack

Left, Right, Left, Right, Left

Color Us Happy

Harvesting Elections

Blotch Jumbo

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A U-Turn on Beautiful Highways

Lady Bird Johnson was barely cold in her coffin before federal highway administrators began gutting her heralded beautification efforts. Back in the 1960s, the former...

Lost (or Tarnished) Gold

The bizarre news a few days ago that Newsday had, um, lost three of its storied Pulitzer gold medals for public service, reminded Static...

Mad Boy, Mad Boy

Static has no excuse for waiting weeks to look at its Tivo-recorded premiere of Jail, except maybe that it seemed like duty rather than...

Marking This Place

Last week, as the Weekly was putting its "Best of 2007" issue to bed (a chore not unlike getting an 800-lb. gorilla to brush...

Rolaids and the River

Juan Rangel, the maverick Fort Worth schools trustee who gave former school superintendent Tom Tocco heartburn and helped usher him out the door in...

Bullcorn Through a Bullhorn

Fort Worth residents aren't thrilled that a large stand of old-growth trees is pegged for destruction to make way for gas drilling near the...

Not so Spare Change

State Rep. Anna Mowery's resignation came as no surprise ... and no great loss. She hasn't done much in the way of leadership and...

(Not)Waving a Red Flag

Jerry Lobdill begs to differ with Static's deDELETEion of what happened at city hall last week when a group of local activists asked the...

Impeach — Is That a Fruit from Parker County?

In far-flung parts of our great land - admittedly, the more foreign parts, like California and Vermont - there is a homegrown movement afoot...

Showing Skin

If you're driving around on Wednesday afternoon and happen to see naked women holding signs that say, "When Plaid Goes Bad," then you'll know...