Bill Ratliff

  • News

    November 14, 2013

    Creationists' Last Stand at the State Board of Education

    Will anti-evolutionists be able to adapt and survive in a new textbook market?

  • Blogs

    May 21, 2007

    A New-Wave Flashback, Courtesy the Ghost of PM Magazine

    There are approximately 32 things about this clip from PM Magazine that are hysterical, not the least of which is the use of Billy Joel's "It's Still Rock and Roll to Me" during the segment on Dallas' new-wave movement. (Thanks to our pal Steve Dirkx for the posting; he keeps us hanging on the Telef ... More >>

  • News

    February 17, 2005

    Right Hand of God

    Two Texas leaders of the extreme Religious Right get ready to flex their political muscle

  • News

    January 13, 2005

    Bubble Brains

    Think a strong mayor is a good idea? See who agrees with you.

  • News

    August 16, 2001

    Over the Line

    A GOP state redistricting plan targets a longtime Democrat and others

  • News

    September 2, 1999

    Strategic withdrawal

    A tax-subsidized marketing firm backs out of politics -- sort of

  • News

    September 17, 1998
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    September 3, 1998

    GOP to gays: Butt out

    Texas' Log Cabin Republicans find themselves the ultimate outsiders--vilified by both the GOP and fellow gays

  • News

    February 22, 1996

    Bo? Hell no!

    Chicken king Bo Pilgrim wants to bring a new plant and new jobs to East Texas. But East Texans say they want no more of his filthy business.