Oh, Mark Cuban. Your Dallas Mavericks brought us an NBA championship. You have the best investment-themed reality show on television. You have billions of dollars. But that's not why we respect you; we respect you because you're not afraid to do ridiculous things, like be videotaped clutching a Bud ... More >>
America's for-profit colleges offer education only a con man (or a congressman) could love.
Barbarians in the Ivory Tower
Welcome to Local Music 'Mericans , where we meet some of the people behind the local music scene -- those who aren't necessarily members of local bands, but more the people who make the scene move. Jeff JacobsJeff Jacobs, a fairly recent transplant from Chicago, spends ... More >>
Researchers say the new UNT stadium will pump $29 million a year into Denton's economy. You'll never guess where the researchers work.The University of North Texas unveiled its shiny new football stadium last week, a $79 million complex designed to bring some juice to Denton come college foot ... More >>
Wanna bribe us? Keep the food. Try this instead.A recent University of Texas at Dallas release that was ostensibly about T-shirts raises an interesting food issue: Explaining why he'd decided to display 300 commemorative T-shirts in a university building, Dean J. Michael Coleman said, "Free ... More >>
This morning, The Wall Street Journal goes to church -- Bent Tree Bible Fellowship Church, specifically, on International Parkway in Carrollton, where membership is high (4,000-plus pray at the arena-rock-sized megachurch) and shekels are low. Which has necessitated a few cuts superficial (lawn c ... More >>
Local swingers think life is a bowl of cherries, but Duncanville wants to spit out the Pit
Jared, the Subway Guy, visits Barnes & Noble
Bill Condon's movie about Kinsey is warm-- and plenty hot, too
A decade ago, Eduardo Greene abandoned his wife, his home and a successful restaurant, expecting a nightmare in pursuit of a dream
Plus: Dumb Muggles; Tom U.
Want to know why the city is making plans for the homeless downtown? Visit the library, but don't take the kids.
How does a losing Cowboys season affect sports bars?
Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban has reason to shout-his money and enthusiasm are resurrecting a dead team
Mark Cuban raising the Mavericks from the dead
If Dallas taxpayers think they will get a free ride as the city pursues the Olympics, they might want to think again
City scrambles to finance arena privately--and steal racetrack back from Fort Worth
What City Hall isn't willing to hear about the new arena