Joplin (Missouri)

  • News

    October 18, 2012

    Apocalypse Now(ish): Irvin Baxter's End Times Empire

    Death, destruction and the end of humanity: Dallas pastor Irvin Baxter is building a media juggernaut by predicting the very worst.

  • Blogs

    July 12, 2011

    IHOP To It: A Little More About the Prayer Warriors Behind Rick Perry's "The Response"

    Mike Bickle had to shut down classes at his IHOP University because the spirit took over the building.​We're sure that you've been shocked (shocked!) to hear that many of the leaders and endorsers of Rick Perry's upcoming prayer-palooza, The Response, are people from organizations who really disap ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 23, 2011

    Oklahoma City: My Top 10 Observer-ations

    ​10. Regrettably, I didn't go to the Oklahoma City National Museum, but apparently Jason Kidd did. Can't believe that tragedy was 16 years ago all the sudden. 9. Stayed in a hip, happening part of OKC called "Bricktown." Think of it as Dallas' West End, with a canal running through it. Part S ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 4, 2010

    From the City Auditor, Our First List of 2010

    If nothing else, we're pretty sure the city owns Dallas City Hall. Then again, who really knows?​Dallas City Auditor Craig D. Kinton just published his department's audit of maintenance of city-owned buildings, which makes for some mildly amusing reading this morning. It's after the jump, but what ... More >>

  • News

    May 18, 2006

    The Devil and Doyle Davidson

    Did a preacher's obsessions push Dena Schlosser over the edge?

  • News

    May 11, 2006

    The Devil and Doyle Davidson

    Did a preacher's obsessions push Dena Schlosser over the edge?

  • Dining

    March 2, 2006

    Rocky IV

    Tangerine finds new digs

  • Music

    May 30, 2002

    The Gambler

    Ty Thomas bets his future on his infamous con man pop and some high school sweethearts

  • Culture

    January 4, 2001

    Still Born

    Jubilee Theatre's subdued Black Nativity lacks its usual wallop

  • News

    May 14, 1998

    Fly Boys

    Like a gang of punk Peter Pans, suburbia's not-so-lost boys flock to Eisenbergs Skate Park to test their wings