Mark Donald

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  • 4 years ago | Longform

    Be Our Guests We're Getting the Hell Out Anyway On behalf of the Host Committee For Pimping Out the Super Bowl, it is our great pleasure to welcome you to Dallas. It seems as though we have been waiting forever for you (and your debit cards) to ge...

  • 11 years ago | Longform

    Shelly Martin was bone tired from the countless hours she spent at the bedside of her sick friend, but she figured she had better return to the hospital, and fast. For the last 10 days, Mike Scarcella had been in the intensive care unit at Presbyt...

  • 11 years ago | Longform

    McKinney, May 16, 2002, 1:33 p.m. "McKinney, 911," answers a female dispatcher, sounding somewhat blasé. "What was the address of your emergency?" "Yes, ah...I am at the hospital at North Central Medical Center," says a male caller. "Uh-huh...

  • 12 years ago | Longform

    He can't be more than 18 or 19, brown hair, tight T-shirt, tighter jeans, light blue eyes that have yet to be deadened by the street. It's obvious what he wants: a quick hustle, sex for money, drugs, his next meal. Yet he approaches Neal Shaffer w...

  • 12 years ago | Longform

    Like flies to honey, they swarm into the Sonic Drive-In on Northwest Highway near Garland Road, revving their high-performance motorcycles as if to announce their "Hey, look at me" arrival. Some ride their sport bikes solo, others travel in packs,...

  • 12 years ago | Longform

    "Then there was the guy who loved his wife so much, he almost told her." --Anonymous It seems a bit bizarre and a lot ironic that the Army, part of the mightiest military machine in history, is offering its troops a touchy-feely weekend workshop i...