Pontius Pilate

  • Blogs

    May 23, 2013

    Dallas ISD Trustees Voted to Fire Two Principals and Hundreds of Teachers Tonight

    In a key win for the district's embattled administration, Dallas Independent School District trustees voted tonight to fire two principals and as many as 400 teachers, over the often heated objections of employees and activists. It was the culmination of months of debate and protests over Superinte ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 1, 2013

    Will the Real Jesus Please Rise Up and Kick John Wiley Price in the Junk?

    They say the devil can quote scripture as well as the righteous, which helps explain the confusion sown by Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price, who whipped out his New Testament this week and rained thunder down on Dallas Independent School District Superintendent Mike Miles. Price is burni ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2013

    John Wiley Price Seems to Be Calling For the Crucifixion of "Fake Jesus" Mike Miles

    John Wiley Price first inserted himself into the debate over school reform in Dallas ISD when he showed up at a November board meeting to lambast Superintendent Mike Miles' heavy-handed attempts to enact change. His specific complaint then was the departure of longtime administrator Shirley Ison-New ... More >>

  • Calendar

    July 9, 2009
  • Film

    May 22, 2008

    Shots in the Dark

    Reflecting its moment, Cannes 2008 takes a decidedly serious tone

  • Culture

    November 15, 2007


    Risk Theatre puts Judas Iscariot on trial; Oleanna goes to academic hell

  • Film

    May 20, 2004

    Blessed Are the Cheeky

    Python's Brian returns, bearing cinematic salvation

  • Culture

    March 25, 2004

    No More Wussies

    Or, why Tom Hanks isn't Steve Guttenberg

  • News

    March 4, 2004
  • Film

    February 26, 2004

    God Awful

    Mel Gibson's passionate about getting into heaven

  • News

    February 26, 2004

    Sams' Club

    Plus: Lethal Lord 2: Savior's Revenge; Hey Mr. DJ

  • Culture

    July 18, 2002

    After M*A*S*H

    Larry Gelbart is one of TV's last great writers. So why can't he stay tuned?

  • News

    March 9, 2000

    Bench press

    A pack of well-heeled lawyers calls for the head of mercurial Dallas Judge John Marshall

  • Film

    January 29, 1998

    Heaven forbid

    The Apostle's road to hell is paved with good intentions

  • Film

    July 31, 1997

    Flunking out

    187 is a blackboard bungle

  • Film

    November 21, 1996

    Joe Bob Briggs

    Drive-In Movie Critic of Grapevine, TX