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  • Blogs

    December 19, 2013

    The 11 Best Concerts in Dallas This Week: December 19 to 25

    Last week on Fox News, anchor Megyn Kelly took it upon herself to advise the children of America that Santa is in fact Caucasian. Tasteless? Yes. Unnecessary? Absolutely. Racist? Of course. But no one could've predicted how wrong she'd be proven when just a few days later, Santa would prove to be a ... More >>

  • News

    April 25, 2013

    How Medicare Became a Thieves' Bazaar

    In Dallas and across the country, hospitals, doctors and dealers have made Medicare the nation’s sweetest crime. The feds are now trying to shutter the door.

  • News

    October 20, 2011

    Purple Hazed

    Pledge took beating, not oath, to become Omega Psi Phi.

  • Music

    November 27, 2008

    Dallas Hip-Hop: Swagger Like Us

    Local artists make waves with D-Town Boogie, but the real test comes in 14 months

  • News

    October 23, 2008

    Picking Cotton

    Texas-OU is great and all, but what about the Cotton Bowl's other 51 Saturdays a year?

  • Blogs

    September 4, 2008

    Breaking News: Park Board Approves Selling Naming Rights to Cotton Bowl

    For years, folks have whispered that perhaps one day, the city might consider selling the naming rights to the 76-year-old Cotton Bowl in Fair Park. After all, maintaining The House That Doak Built is an expensive proposition with, some would insist, dwindling rewards hardly worth the $50 million wo ... More >>

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    August 15, 2008
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    May 27, 2008

    Caraway Cares About The Kids

    Deputy Mayor Pro Tem Dwaine Caraway Deputy Mayor Pro Tem Dwaine Caraway has been sort of on my case ever since I wrote an article this article in the paper version of Unfair Park in March. He says I made him out to be a grandstander and a flim-flam man, which I don’t think I did at all. Maybe a st ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 23, 2008
  • News

    March 27, 2008

    The Dwaine Caraway Show

    Starring that new breed of politician who wants to root out your crack houses, close down your whorehouses and pull up your pants

  • Blogs

    January 12, 2007

    A Rough Discovery

    Thirty-five-year-old Dallas man Kenyatta Dante Canady, who's daring enough to wear an eyepatch into a federal courtroom, claims his chief influence in the bank-robbing game is television -- the Discovery Channel, to be precise, which he says is where he picked up his brilliant technique that apparen ... More >>

  • News

    July 18, 2002

    Bearing Witness

    Dallas civil servant Dale Long was there the day a bomb changed the civil rights landscape forever

  • News

    November 8, 2001

    Out of Mind, Out of Sight

    For a growing number of Texas kids with mental illnesses, the only place to get help is behind bars.

  • News

    April 19, 2001

    The Race Race

    In the battle for the District 6 council seat, the dark horse has a white face

  • News

    December 28, 2000

    A Miracle Waiting to Happen

    With a little luck and a wise school superintendent, Dallas could do what Houston did

  • News

    September 21, 2000

    Searching for Gold

    Like other past Olympic stars, local gold medal winners often have trouble keeping track of them

  • News

    February 6, 1997

    Poor ol' Foots

    Gregory Morris has nothing but his musical talent. He gives back more then he gets on the streets of Dallas

  • News

    January 25, 1996

    A great spirit

    Barbara Jordan, a woman of firsts, was faithful to the last