William Dean Singleton

  • Blogs

    November 6, 2012

    Get Off Jefferson's Lawn: On Election Day, an Ode to the Free, Diverse, Annoying Press

    Op-ed piece by Princeton professor Kevin M. Kruse in this morning's New York Times argues the real loser in this election cycle was the truth. Kruse marshals instances on both sides of the line but comes down clearly in the camp that sees Mitt Romney as the biggest fattest pants-on-fire liar ever. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2012

    We Few, We Miserable Few: Jim Rallies the Troops With Words Fit for Henry V

    Sometimes I think the dumbest people to talk to about the newspaper business are newspaper people, of which I am one, obviously. Is it possible to scream blindness? David Carr, The New York Times's media columnist -- one of the few media reporters on whose word I truly hang, often -- has a piece in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2008

    Fear Not, Startlegram-ers! Dean Singleton Says He Ain't Coming Home.

    William Dean Singleton Journalists love to gossip -- so much easier than picking up a phone. And word around the anxious Fort Worth Star-Telegram newsroom is that the budget-slashing McClatchy Company is making such deep cuts over there -- 130 staffers are losing their jobs, 50 of those from the new ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 22, 2006

    To Heaven, Like Hell

    In today's New York Times, there's a profile of the guy who helped kill The Dallas Times Herald: Dean Singleton, or, as the Times calls him, "a bantam figure with flinty blue eyes." (That was the title of my first album, matter of fact.) The story, which is essentially a watered-down version of a fa ... More >>

  • News

    September 26, 2002


    It's not easy selecting the Best of Dallas

  • News

    May 11, 1995