University of Arkansas

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2013

    Mayor Rawlings Says Real Men Don't Hit Women. They Don't Beat on Gays Either.

    Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings has scored points in disparate places with his man's man campaign against woman-beating, from New York Magazine to the metro page of today's Dallas Morning News -- all of it much deserved, if you ask me. A guy like Rawlings, Class of '76 at Boston College where he playe ... More >>

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    September 27, 2011

    Dallas ISD Versus the World: Playing Around With the Bush Institute's "Global Report Card"

    From the Global Report Card/George W. Bush Institute‚ÄčThe George W. Bush Institute this morning unveiled its Global Report Card, which compares and contrasts 13,636 U.S. school districts with their in-state peers and national and international counterparts. Long story short: U.S. school districts, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 15, 2010

    A Federal Lawsuit Filed in Dallas Sparks Breastaurant Wars! Starring Twin Peaks.

    Patrick Michels Ralph Daniels and Roksana Spirina, who worked at Twin Peaks back when we ran this story in September 2009‚ÄčThere's a restaurant in Fayetteville, Arkansas, called Northern Exposure. Its slogan: "GREAT STEAKS, COLD DRINKS & FREE SCENIC VIEWS." (Which may be true, according to the ... More >>

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    April 15, 2009

    Chewing The Fat: Wednesday Ground 'Round

    revjim5000 via FlickrKids love the junk food.It's hump day again, and that means random links from the world of food news. Who keeps funding these studies? In the latest academic issuance of common sense, a joint effort of researchers from National Taiwan University and the University of Arkansas, ... More >>

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    December 13, 2007
  • News

    June 19, 2003

    Memory Problem

    Plans for a 9-11 memorial for American Airlines workers hit snags

  • News

    April 4, 2002

    Desperate Measures

    Welcome (again) to the Arena League, where Desperados are kind, giants are invisible and rock concerts turn into football games

  • News

    February 1, 2001

    The Phantom Menace

    In 1946, a serial killer haunted sleepy Texarkana, stalking his victims under the cover of night. Investigators wonder if he died decades later in a Dallas rest home--or simply disappeared.

  • Calendar

    March 4, 1999

    Night & Day

    March 4 - 10, 1999

  • News

    August 27, 1998

    Wizard of os

    Candidate R.D. Rucker explains the joy of sex and the problems of an elected judiciary

  • News

    November 27, 1997