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    Deep Ellum is Self-Destructing

    Seems like the recent storms have started to finish what years of willful inattention set in motion: Says the site, "It appears to my untrained eye that the drains were probably clogged on the flat roof, collecting thousands of pounds of water." Whic...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on July 3, 2007 @ 4:20 pm
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    Chuck This

    We see that Charles Shaw Chardonnay, otherwise known as the Two Buck Chuck, captured a double-gold medal at the California State Fair Commercial Wine Competition, marking it California's best chardonnay with Best of California and Best of Class laure...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on July 3, 2007 @ 2:42 pm
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    Rub It In, Travelocity. Rub It In.

    Case in point: Travelocity's "Local Secrets, Big Finds" collection of crap to do, which, according to a recent press release, features six local, secretive, big finds when it comes to DFW tourism. Locally (secretively? Bigly?) they chose: Dallas' Caf...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on July 3, 2007 @ 1:52 pm
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    ACS to Fork Over $2.6 Mil to Feds

    ACS allegedly violated the civil False Claims Act by submitting inflated claims for payment between 2002-2005 for programs run by and through the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL), and the Administration for Ch...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on July 3, 2007 @ 1:12 pm
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    Whatdya Mean the Lakes Are Rising?

    The picture accompanying the piece, which appears today in USA Today, raises a couple of questions, among them: Did Williams and his family intend to go camping, or are they moving in? Because that's a lot of shit to take on a camping trip (then agai...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on July 3, 2007 @ 12:30 pm
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    Inside Dallas County's "Safety Net"

    Parkland Health & Hospital System's top officials have penned a paper congratulating, um, Parkland for its fine, fine work. Actually, the 7,000-plus-word paper -- titled "The Quest for Quality: Perspectives from the Safety Net" -- is part of a larger...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on July 3, 2007 @ 11:28 am
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    Daily Campus Wonders if SMU Needs a Stronger Dose of the Truth

    Turns out that even since sending missives to the Dallas and Chicago-area media in June, hoping to humiliate SMU into some kind of a response, the Stiles haven't heard a single thing, according to yesterday's Daily Campus. This is despite text messag...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on July 3, 2007 @ 10:19 am
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    Don't Mess with Texas' Film Bidness

    If you shoot a movie in Texas that makes Texas look bad, well, bubba, don't expect the state to pony up any dough for yer pitcher. That's the long and short of this Time story about the sorry state of the state's film business, which dwindled next to...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on July 3, 2007 @ 9:13 am
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    T.O. Says N.O. to New York City Club in New Lawsuit

    Everyone's in a suin' mood today: News just came down the pike that Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Terrell Owens is going after an NYC nightclub for $600,000. Seems that a club called Avalon might have "improperly used his name, likeness a...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on July 2, 2007 @ 5:34 pm
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    How to Get Into the Baseball Hall of Fame

    Batter up. On the heels of the highly successful exhibition delving into the human body, the Dallas Museum of Nature & Science's next endeavor will be a historic examination of baseball. In conjunction with the State Fair of Texas, starting Sept. 2...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on July 2, 2007 @ 5:05 pm
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    Highland Park Village Among Shopping Centers Suing DCAD

    But the 11 shopping centers involved are claiming "their tax appraisals have increased this year by over $150 million," says a press release just received at UP HQ. Also involved in the suit: Preston Trail Plaza, the Frankford Oaks Shopping Center an...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on July 2, 2007 @ 3:48 pm
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    It's Now Tum Thousand and Seven

    "Anthem" reveals down below, the guy's very proud of his hometown -- safe to say it's the first video to ever feature the marquee for W.W. Samuell High School. I still like the title of his 2006 release, featuring "I'm From Dallas": Tum Thousand and...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on July 2, 2007 @ 3:06 pm
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    Lakewood's State Rep. Still Calculating the Battlefield Breakdown

    Everything you need to know about state Rep. Allen Vaught is on his Web site; the representative from Lakewood Heights (District 107) even has a picture of his baby son and dog Scout. But Vaught, the managing attorney of the Dallas office of personal...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on July 2, 2007 @ 1:33 pm
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    Part of the Heard

    Or, let's not talk. Let's listen about HIV -- more specifically, let's listen to what 17-year-old Charlotte Roork has to say about it. She's the winner of this year's Hear Me Project story writing contest, and she's from Highland Village. The Hear Me...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on July 2, 2007 @ 12:36 pm
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    George Bush Really Focused on Things That Matter -- Like, Oh, Michael Young, Maybe?

    And when he's not jawin' with the smartypants, he's surrounded by old pals from Texas with whom he refuses to talk politics. Even when he's with D.C. types, well, Bush shies away from talking about issues or cutting deals or doing any kind of Beltway...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on July 2, 2007 @ 11:45 am
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    Making Those TrinityVote Signatures Count

    Anonymized posts and e-mails to Unfair Park over the weekend have suggested the Dallas City Secretary's Office is already finding a low ratio of valid signatures on petitions turned in last Friday for the referendum on building a superhighway between...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on July 2, 2007 @ 10:58 am
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    Is The Simpsons Even Still On?

    But as three Friends of Unfair Park (our whole readership, I always have to assume) have asked this a.m. precisely where they can find their nearest Kwik-E-Mart, and as we do bow to demand, here's 'tis: 6833 Northwest Highway at Hillcrest Road -- oth...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on July 2, 2007 @ 10:15 am
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    Hedge Fund Clearly Planning One Hell of a Fourth of July Throwdown

    That's because New York-based hedge fund GSO Capital Partners LP announced this morning it's spending about $1.1 billion to buy Dallas-based Reddy Ice. And stockholders in Reddy Ice stand to make a decent haul from the buyout: Says the c...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on July 2, 2007 @ 9:08 am
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    "We Lost a Little Battle..."

    SEIU made comprehensive immigration reform a chief priority long before the rest of Big Labor realized its importance in stopping the rapid plunge workers' wages and benefits have taken across the country, in part due to employers' taking advantage o...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on June 29, 2007 @ 7:03 pm
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    So, Looks Like We're About to Get to Vote on that Trinity Thing Again...

    Our man Jim Schutze has just emerged from the Flag Room at Dallas City Hall, where council member Angela Hunt and her TrinityVote peeps just sprung the news: They have the signatures. Sez Jim from the bowels of the City Secretary's Office: They wer...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on June 29, 2007 @ 5:44 pm
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