Felicia Mccarthy

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  • 16 years ago | Longform

    Rudy V is a voice. Soft, warm, throaty, the cadence so deliberate and sensual, you'd think this man was born to tell bedtime stories. The naughty kind. When you hear that voice rolling over the airwaves, you envision a playboy. And if that is wher...

  • 16 years ago

    Tim Lott stood before a seething crowd of East Dallas homeowners and residents of the Roseland Homes public housing project, trying to show them the big picture. In one hand he held a diagram of the Dallas Housing Authority's plan for a new and im...

  • 16 years ago

    "Let me get a look at them," a petite twentysomething black woman says to the woman sitting next to her in the city council chambers. "I like to look my adversary in the face." She stares at the white man with silver hair taking a seat in her row....

  • 16 years ago

    When Sandora Cooper told an old family friend that she wanted to sublease a restaurant during breakfast time to dish up chicken and waffles to commuters, the friend warned Cooper that her plan would never work. The problem wasn't with the menu. Co...

  • 16 years ago

    Timothy Kelley's 10-year battle with Dallas County over court fees wasn't so much about the money the county overcharged the public -- it was only $30, after all -- but the principle. In the end, that principle and that $30 could end up costing th...

  • 16 years ago

    Former Assistant District Attorneys Linda Guadarrama and Terry Moore don't know why they didn't have successful careers in former Dallas County District Attorney John Vance's office, except for one thing: Neither of them has a penis. Nearly a year...