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2001 Stories by Joe Pappalardo

Archives: 2001 | 2000
  • Trick Town

    published May 31, 2001

    NUEVO LAREDO--It's nearly 10:30 on a Thursday night and 23-year-old Les is on the street, prowling for women. He's come to the right--if... More >>

  • Mean Green

    published April 19, 2001

    HUNTSVILLE--Stampy the nervous beagle weaves through the metal chairs, braving a tangle of feet and ignoring the hands that sporadically... More >>

  • War Torn

    published April 5, 2001

    "...Persons of humanitarian and reformist disposition often the Balkan peninsula to see who was in fact ill-treating whom...all... More >>

  • Asphalt Jungle

    published April 5, 2001

    Welcome to Monday morning at the corner of Hermosa and Peavy. It's a mess. Approach the ravaged intersection like a crime scene: There's... More >>

  • Lee's Library

    published March 15, 2001

    Jeanette Lee points to the pepper spray on her key chain lying on the table at St. Luke's Love Field United Methodist Church. "I have one on... More >>

  • Love & Rockets

    published March 1, 2001

    These days, the front door of Beal Aerospace is locked, and knocks go unanswered. Three vehicles dot the otherwise empty parking lot,... More >>

  • Big Murk's Kids

    published February 8, 2001

    There is a faint but distinct tearing sound as Billy Murkledove flips through a stack of old photos, each showing a group of smiling youths. The... More >>

  • Dirty Pictures

    published January 4, 2001

    When C.A. Reynerson walked into Keith's Comics in September 1999, it was clear he wasn't looking forward to catching up on the action in the... More >>

Archives: 2001 | 2000