• Blogs

    August 2, 2011

    At Daybreak, a Few Questions for Mayor Mike Rawlings About Hiring Kathy Nealy

    One month ago, Jim broke down exactly how Kathy Nealy spent the $270,000 paid her by Mike Rawlings's campaign: $50,000 to phone-bank workers, $15,000 on "religious outreach," $65,000 on the so-called "walk program" and so on. A few days later it was revealed tha ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 6, 2011

    Is This What Ron Corning Meant When He Said WFAA Needed To Be "a Little More Casual"?

    Haven't yet had a chance to check out the work of WFAA's new morning-show co-host, New York transplant Ron Corning, but several Friends of Unfair Park direct our attention to this clip in which he makes a cameo, courtesy Alexa Conomos's Mayfest gaffe. Turns out, Corning tweeted the clip this morning ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 25, 2011

    Ron Corning Will Save WFAA's Morning Show?

    ‚ÄčA few weeks ago, Ed Bark noted that WFAA-Channel 8 was moving Chris Flanagan, co-host of its morning-news show Daybreak, to Good Morning Texas, whatever that is. His replacement: Ron Corning, who's leaving Kabletown's Long Island affiliate to pair up with Cynthia Izaguirre, the sixth-most famous ... More >>

  • News

    August 13, 1998

    Toxic Justice

    Lawyer Fred Baron says he's one of the good guys, fighting a war against evil asbestos manufacturers. But some former employees claim his firm is a factory that mass-produces lawsuits by implanting memories and inventing testimony.