Dallas' independent source of
local news and culture
How Congress Offers the Worst Job in America, Starring Kay Bailey Hutchison, a Former Dallas Mayor and Others
By Pete Kotz
The Politely Evil Empire
How the U.S. Chamber of Commerce became the greatest (bumbling) enemy of America.
The 20 Worst People of 2013
The “Ag-Gag” War
Behind the scenes of the death match between Big Ag and undercover animal-rights activists.
Major League Baseball's Screwball Economics
As another season begins, MLB faces an unsustainable future -- and you’re picking up the tab.
Join the Observer community and help support
independent local journalism in Dallas.
Get the latest updates in news, food, music and culture, and receive special offers direct to your inbox.
Become a member and go ad-free!