Jeff Smith

  • Blogs

    October 21, 2014

    Ebola in Dallas: October 21

    With 17 days until the last person in direct contact with one of Dallas' three Ebola patients finishes monitoring, here's the latest: The condition of the patients: Amber Vinson's mother, Debra Berry, discussed her daughter's condition on Good Morning America early Tuesday. Mom says Vinson remains ... More >>

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    August 18, 2014

    The Story in Ferguson, Missouri, Hits Close to Home

    Something in the Ferguson, Missouri, story I keep looking for, waiting. My dad's family is from St. Louis. Sorta. So anyway today I found an op-ed piece in The New York Times that maybe gets to part of it or somewhere in that general direction. Jeff Smith, a professor of urban policy at The New Sc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 2, 2014

    Watch an NBC 5 Reporter Get Stuck in Mud, Listen to His Cameraman Cackle

    Reason 5,312 why reporting for print is better than TV: There's no video camera to catch your journalism fails. That time I knelt in a nice fresh pile of dog turds while I snapped a picture? The evidence was washed away with the next load of laundry. That time NBC 5's Jeff Smith embedded himself cro ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2014

    A 7-Year-Old Girl Was Killed Tuesday Night in a Vickery Meadow Hit-and-Run

    The 6900 block of Hemlock Avenue would have been dark at 9:30 Tuesday night. There are no street lights, just whatever light spills over from the adjacent apartment buildings. It would have been hard to see a couple of kids playing in the grass on the side of the road, and all but impossible to stop ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 6, 2014

    ICE FORCE LEVEL TWO: May The Lord Have Mercy On Us All

    Welcome to our second ever live weather blog, where the news is made up and the weather doesn't really matter. Here are the facts -- it's cold. How cold, you ask? Well, imaginary internet person, it's really very cold. Cold enough that, were Jack Nicholson to head outside with an axe right now and e ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2009

    Echoes and Reverberations: Loco Gringos Vivir Para Siempre en Nuestros Corazones

    For more photos, album art and show posters, check out our slideshow here.Dallas bands are usually judged within the context of their efforts and accomplishments. Some spend stupid money on hair care products and aspire to a label deal; other bands actually rehearse and wanna make an important art ... More >>

  • Music

    August 10, 2006


    Thursday, August 10, at Bar of Soap

  • News

    December 15, 2005
  • News

    January 24, 2002

    Men From g.o.d.

    Why are these Dallas high-tech hotshots chucking the action, gore and riches of the computer gaming world to hawk a genteel digital magazine?

  • News

    October 22, 1998
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    May 29, 1997

    Goofy golf

    Out among the fiberglass elephants, Putt-Putt pro Jeffery Smith searches for his zone