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  • Blogs

    February 26, 2014

    Wylie H: "Stop Me Before I Comment Again!"

    Yesterday I came in and found a fat suspicious-looking Fedex package waiting for me not on my desk with other mail but propped alone on my chair. Normally with potentially harmful mail, I leave it unopened and dispose of it safely in the trash can in the advertising department But the mailing lab ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 5, 2013

    Focusing on Dallas Finds Some Good, Some Bad and Nancy Brinker

    Now that we've given up hope that state or federal governments will ever do us any good, the focus is on cities. So what about Dallas? The Brookings Institution is offering us advice as part of its "Global Cities Initiative," telling Dallas to concentrate on education, exports and sister cities in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 14, 2010

    Maker's Mark Rolls Out the Barrel for a New Whiskey. Will Texans Give Up on Canada?

    ​Maker's Mark master distiller Kevin Smith believes Maker's new bourbon might persuade some Texans to give up on Canadian whiskey. "Bourbon's very big in Texas, but one of the things that's always surprised me is the number of Canadian whiskey drinkers," says Smith, who was born at Fort Hood. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 26, 2009

    Food For Thought 2.26.09

    "The straw and orange have been there for a long time, but people have not necessarily had a huge connection to them." (Neil Campbell, president of Tropicana North America, announcing a design change on boxes of the company's orange juice last month.) "What we didn't get was the passion this very lo ... More >>

  • Film

    March 4, 2004

    Mold School

    It's Hutch ado about nothing in this so-so remake

  • Music

    January 1, 1998

    Rock and roll over

    In today's music business, tomorrow's revolution is yesterday's fad

  • News

    June 20, 1996