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    Vanity Plates - The perfect gift for the pet that has--ahem--almost everything

    With the rise of brick-and-mortar megastores marketing countless toys, chews, clothing and hair-care products to man's best friend, word is spreading about a company marketing a set of vanity plates made exclusively for the dog that has almost everyt...

    by J.d. Sparks on October 30, 2003
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    Feel Coppers - The city council weighs a serious new sex law

    Yuck. There's stuff I just don't want to know about people. When I served on the editorial board of a no-longer-extant major metropolitan daily newspaper in Dallas, I learned that certain people like to confess very personal things about themselves....

    by Jim Schutze on October 30, 2003
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    License to Thrill - The new Mavs lineup will shoot now, ask questions in April

    It was early Monday morning, and I was on my way to the dentist. A friend called with good news just before my appointment: Raef LaFrentz had been traded to the Celtics. I didn't even hear whom the Mavs got in return before I started doing a little d...

    by John Gonzalez on October 30, 2003
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    Stop the Presses - It's dj news at the DMN

    Stop the presses: "You might think the possibility of forged documents would have come up by now," The Dallas Morning News opined Saturday in an editorial about the Dallas police fake-drug scandal. The self-congratulatory editorial appeared the same ...

    by Patrick Williams on October 30, 2003
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    Tattoo You - Plus: Are You in or Out?; In the Army Now

    Tattoo You After meeting in a coffee shop as "blank slates"--or rather, sans tattoos--The Enigma (better known as "that puzzle-piece tattoo guy with horns") and Katzen (she of the tattooed tiger stripes and Teflon whisker implants) transformed them...

    on October 30, 2003
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    Defining Moment - Forty years later, "local yokels" take pride in covering tragedy

    It has been 40 years since these journalists played their various roles in the most dramatic and devastating event in Dallas' history. It was a different media era, when cops and reporters were routinely best of friends; when local TV stations didn't...

    by Carlton Stowers on October 30, 2003
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    Mr. Nice Guy - Is Antawn Jamison too big a sweetheart to make the Mavs tough enough?

    It is midafternoon, and another day of Mavericks training camp has wrapped up, sending the players scurrying from the practice court in the lower reaches of the American Airlines Center. Some head to the ornate locker room and gorge themselves on chi...

    by John Gonzalez on October 23, 2003
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    Bellies of the Beast - Food cuts have inmates and guards grumbling

    Two old ladies were vacationing at a Catskills resort. "The food here is horrible," one said. "I know," said the other, "and such small portions." Lisa Luna is in no mood for classic food jokes, not with the recent cuts to the meal budget of the Tex...

    by Scott Nowell on October 23, 2003
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    Vice is Nice - Checking in on the wages of sin

    When Buzz last checked in with the Dallas-based Vice Fund (VICEX) at its birth late last August, the mutual fund's managers were betting that investing in sin would pay off big. There are few certainties in life, the reasoning went. There are death a...

    by Patrick Williams on October 23, 2003
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    Sticker Shock - Our bill finally comes in for the Kirk/Ware era

    OK, now I don't want you to panic or anything. I've been sitting around City Hall listening to some of those boring old nuts-and-bolts discussions they sometimes have about money--the sessions that never get on television. And, yes, there does appear...

    by Jim Schutze on October 23, 2003
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    Letters

    Pretty in Pink I'm being followed: Thank you for your article on the Mary Kay Company ("Think Pink," by Sarah Hepola, October 9). It was interesting to note the comment by Ms. Piro: "That's why we don't go looking for salespeople. We want people who ...

    on October 23, 2003
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    Let's Hear it for the Boy - Plus: Date Book

    Let's Hear it for the Boy As we reported a month or so ago ("Can't Boogie No More," September 11), Mayor Laura Miller is considering revising Chapter 14 of the city code, requiring all clubs to shut down at 2 a.m. (They're currently allowed to stay ...

    on October 23, 2003
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    The Weird Girl - Erykah Badu is serious about saving the soul of the city

    She could have escaped this city the moment the ink dried on the recording contract that became her ticket outta here. No one stays here too long, not when theres a glam town like New York City or Los Angeles gleaming like a pile of gold at the end o...

    by Robert Wilonsky on October 16, 2003
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    ICE, ICE Babies - SMU kids learn about life outside The Bubble

    If you want to hang at the ICE house, first you have to know the rules. It's easy; they're posted on the living-room wall, scrawled in felt-tip on a poster. There are six, first among them no cursing. Second, no violence. Third rule, show respect for...

    by Patrick Williams on October 16, 2003
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    Help Wanted - Deborah Norville offers apology to fired security guard

    When we last left Richard Daniels, he had been removed as a security guard at the Dallas office of KTVT-Channel 11 (Buzz, October 9). He was let go after he had a run-in with Deborah Norville of Inside Edition, who was in town and had to tape her sho...

    by Eric Celeste on October 16, 2003
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    Schoolhouse Dynamite - If Russell Fish ever wins his lawsuit, watch 'em blow

    I'm sitting at a makeshift work table in a down-at-the-heels apartment complex in Richardson, staring at a table of numbers on a page. These figures, grainy and warped from too many generations of photocopying, are a parade of hieroglyphic epitaphs s...

    by Jim Schutze on October 16, 2003
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    Cowboy Up - A Philly fan admits the Boys are back

    It was Saturday night before the Eagles-Cowboys game, and some writer friends of mine from Philly were in town. They were looking for a grand time, but they had to settle for a grand amount of cold beer at one of those ubiquitous chain eateries in La...

    by John Gonzalez on October 16, 2003
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    Letters

    Miller's True Colors Facing the truth: "Color Bind" (by Jim Schutze, October 2) was a great article. After reading this I thought of the term "racist" and how ridiculous the word can be. It is a shocking word, meaning to shock the accused, and when ...

    on October 16, 2003
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    Tomorrow Always Knows - Plus: Sack of Kittens

    Tomorrow Always Knows There's a conservative revolution under way--read all about it in The New Republic and The New York Times--and for the nation's political cartoonists, it must seem like both the best and worst of times. On the one hand, there a...

    on October 16, 2003
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    Think Pink - How Mary Kay got its groove back

    Kimberlee Simko had a well-paying corporate job and a thousand complaints about it. One day, a girlfriend suggested Kimberlee speak to her aunt. This aunt wasn't just successful; she was living The Dream. She owned a big house. She was her own boss. ...

    by Sarah Hepola on October 9, 2003
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