Oswald: The Actual Interrogation rejiggers history into a tight, taut drama.
Got a note today from the Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza's Liza Collins saying that the museum has restored and just re-hung the old 2.5-foot-by-17-foot Texas School Book Depository sign once displayed above the Elm Street entrance to the building. Removed n the '70s and stored by the museum ... More >>
Speaking of a Dealey Plaza's redo ... I've had a copy of National Geographic Channel's JFK: The Lost Bullet sitting on the desk for a week; haven't watched it yet, but there's time -- it doesn't air till Sunday at 8 p.m. And while it's said to show Lee Harvey Oswald acted alone on November 22, 1963 ... More >>
From the Dealey Plaza renovations briefing the council's Quality of Life Committee never got to hear earlier this yearWe first told you back in May that Dealey Plaza is due for a makeover, which involves redoing the north and south plaza pergolas, planting new way-finding and history-of signs, a ... More >>
ReplicaBuildings/InFocusTechA Friend of Unfair Park directs our attention to Boing Boing, which yesterday pointed out that you can buy a replica of the Texas School Book Depository made of pewter courtesy something called InFocusTech. (Which prompted this comment: "It's a riddle, wrapped in an en ... More >>
Photo by Patrick MichelsPiece No. 3, "Untitled," from Patrick's multipart series "The D'oh Faces of the Dallas County Commissioners Court"When Dallas County Commissioners first fessed up that an internal audit revealed that some deputy constables lied about doing their jobs -- which is to say, de ... More >>
Photo by Patrick MichelsFrom Patrick's multipart series "The D'oh Faces of the Dallas County Commissioners Court"Patrick paid a visit to The Building Formerly Known as the Texas School Book Depository Friday, where Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins and commissioners John Wiley Price and Maureen Di ... More >>
Perhaps there's some proud Woodrow Wildcat out there in need of a '67 Shelby GT Fastback.On Christmas Eve we bid farewell to the Pate Museum of Transportation just outside of Fort Worth, the first museum I can recall my classic-car-rebuilding, auto-parts-selling father taking me to when I was a b ... More >>
The latest mystery in the JFK legacy is...a window?
The Voices are calling from the Sixth Floor
Frustrated, fed up, and ready to fight, Laura Miller trades muckraking for a run at City Hall
JFK assassination buffs who peddle their wares on the grassy knoll think there's a plot to put them out of business. They may be right.