Steve Forbes

  • Blogs

    March 9, 2011

    Rick Perry's New Sidekick, Grover Norquist

    Office of the GovernorGrover Norquist speaks on Tuesday at Manda Machine, along with Rick Perry. It's also nice to see The News's Gromer Jeffers doesn't let boring press conferences keep him from getting his Mardi Gras on.​As mentioned below, Gov. Rick Perry was in town yesterday -- at Manda Machi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 25, 2010

    The Seminar That's Too, um, Good to Be True?

    ​So much would you pay to hear a speech by Emmitt Smith? Troy Aikman? Terry Bradshaw? How about Zig Ziglar? Colin Powell? Laura Bush? Dr. Robert Schuller? Steve Forbes? Rudy Giuliani? $50? $100 $1,000? Never been to hear/see a motivational speaker, but listening to any of those wo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2008

    Wednesday Morning Wake and Bake

    15 UNT football players found a unique way to show school spirit. The first sip: As Richie pointed out yesterday, somehow Todd Dodge’s job is safe as UNT football coach despite an 0-8 start and a defense that ranks dead last in the nation in points allowed per game. Perhaps the team’s struggles ... More >>

  • Calendar

    October 16, 2008

    Steve Says

    Forbes gives his election opinion

  • Blogs

    March 1, 2007

    Pickens Says We're Running Out of Oil. But He's Not Running Out of Money.

    T. Boone Pickens -- who, just two weeks ago, was named the nation's eighth most generous philanthropist by Slate and the Chronicle of Philanthropy -- is in Doha, Qatar, this week for the Forbes magazine CEO conference. And in an interview with the Associated Press published today, the 78-year-old fo ... More >>

  • Culture

    May 29, 2003

    Dem Blues

    The left, turning right, was plain wrong to attack pop culture

  • News

    January 24, 2002

    Hate Crime

    The DMN's unctuous editorializing for Dunning conceals the real agenda--its hatred of Miller

  • Culture

    May 25, 2000

    Inside the soapbox

    Michael Moore gets out of his La-Z-Boy to find The Awful Truth

  • News

    May 13, 1999

    The Nerd Behind the Throne

    Karl Rove has masterminded all of Bush's political victories. Now he faces his toughest challenge: convincing you that the presidential front-runner owns his own soul

  • News

    March 4, 1999
  • News

    December 17, 1998

    Down-home Drudge

    Harvey Kronberg, the Avis of Austin political reporters, tries harder with Web gossip

  • News

    September 17, 1998

    Smoke-filled room

    When Dan Morales brokered Texas' $17.3 billion tobacco settlement, he blew away Governor Bush. He also made sure his friends got a few puffs.

  • Film

    May 14, 1998

    Out of time

    Narcissism drives Warren Beatty into the 'hood

  • Film

    April 9, 1998

    Travels with Mikey

    Michael Moore's ego is The Big One in his new documentary

  • News

    November 27, 1997

    Courthouse coup

    How County Commissioner Jim Jackson and his right-wing Republican cronies have Dallas' judges running scared

  • News

    August 14, 1997

    Mr. Nobody

    Bill Simpson is eager to dig up dirt on you. He'll even write down your license plate number if you visit a topless bar. But the self-appointed guardian of Dallas morals doesn't want you to know anything about him.

  • News

    March 7, 1996

    Feeling small

    Pat Buchanan ponders his puny conscience

  • News

    February 15, 1996

    Surplus labor

    The fashion for corporate downsizing cuts into the economy in many ways

  • News

    February 1, 1996

    Blue-collar blue bloods

    Phil Gramm and the R's cozy up to the average working guy