Joe Pappalardo is editor in chief of the Dallas Observer.
2 days ago | News
There was much excitement when Uber announced plans to expand its ride-ordering app to the skies, with customers ordering helicopters as easily as they send for ground vehicles. Jeff Holden, the company’s chief product officer, revealed that Dalla...
4 days ago | News
Flying taxis are coming to DFW, and Mayor Mike Rawlings and Ross Perot Jr. are waving them in for a landing. In Dallas on Tuesday, Uber announced plans to expand its ride-ordering app to the skies, with customers ordering helicopters as easily as ...
5 days ago | Longform
“Sorry I’m sweaty,” Mark Cuban says, shaking hands with the ESPN China correspondents waiting for him outside the Mavericks locker room at American Airlines Center. He’s wearing shorts and a sleeveless shirt, just minutes removed fr...
10 days ago | News
Yesterday, the Middle East's largest airline announced a 20 percent cut in flights to the United States. One can almost hear the applause coming from the airlines and union headquarters here in North Texas. For years, airlines and unions have argu...
13 days ago | News
A stolen car sting operation ended in a officer-involved shooting early this morning, Dallas police say. Like many police departments, Dallas has embraced the use of "bait cars" to lure car thieves. The vehicles, often festooned with electronics a...
25 days ago