Thomas Jones

  • News

    January 1, 2009

    Buzz Reviews the News of 2008: Yes. It Was All Bad.

    Sex clubs in the 'burbs, teacher layoffs in the district, black holes in the commissioners court—Buzz makes perfect sense of 2008

  • Blogs

    July 9, 2008

    More Fun, As Ken Mayfield Suggests John Wiley Price Consult a Shrink

    Ken Mayfield, who doesn't have a calendar. Shame. Dallas County Commissioner Ken Mayfield called this morning -- one guess why. As he was out of pocket yesterday, Mayfield didn't get the chance to respond to commissioner John Wiley Price's comments to Unfair Park in which he branded Mayfield a "raci ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 7, 2008

    Space, the Final Frontier Between John Wiley Price's Ears?

    Just a quick note to John Wiley Price and Judge Thomas Jones, because, gentlemen, I'd really like to loan you my copy of the greatest movie ever to star Maximilian Schell, Ernest Borgnine, Anthony Perkins, Robert Forster and Yvette Mimieux. It was awesome when I was 11; I think you'll still dig it, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 5, 2007

    Ralph Isenberg Heading Back to the U.S. and A

    Ralph Isenberg is bringing home the missus and their 18-month-old daughter after months in exile, more or less. Former City Plan Commission member Ralph Isenberg called me this week from Guangzhou, China -- at 3 a.m. his time-- to say that his years-long effort to get a visa for his Chinese-born wif ... More >>

  • Music

    May 23, 2002

    Pine Bluffing

    Joe Cripps spent the past couple of years trying to coax a new record out of Delta blues legend CeDell Davis. In August, he finally will.

  • Music

    January 31, 2002

    A Marked Man

    Pimpadelic, Tommy Boy Records split

  • News

    April 27, 2000

    Damaged goods

    What do you get for 50 bucks a meeting? Thomas Korosec sizes up the man and woman most likely to succeed Al Lipscomb.

  • News

    May 29, 1997

    His own man

    Sore losers say the white establishment bought and sold Ron Price. Don't believe it.

  • News

    January 23, 1997

    Mommie dearest

    Why I'm trading my typewriter for diapers and drool cloths

  • News

    January 25, 1996

    What I did on jury duty

    Only the fates could land me in J.P. Jones' court

  • News

    November 9, 1995

    Kress and the merry morons

    Dallas' political rabble takes after minority students' best friend

  • Calendar

    June 8, 1995

    Undue process

    In JP Jones' court, you can be found guilty without even being charged

  • News

    April 6, 1995

    Who ya gonna call?

    City Hall's top brass use taxpayer-provided mobile phones to call sweethearts, power brokers, and Pizza Hut.