What's the Catch?

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Dallas--the real Dallas, the people out there, the 'hood, the demographic--did resolve Central the right way. Dallas doesn't want to give itself cancer with pesticides or secondhand smoke. And it will love this river deal, if it really happens. At some point in the not too distant past, Dallas, the city, became much smarter than its traditional leaders, who dated from the small-town days.

This is all catch-up.

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Jim Schutze has been the city columnist for the Dallas Observer since 1998. He has been a recipient of the Association of Alternative Newsweeklies’ national award for best commentary and Lincoln University’s national Unity Award for writing on civil rights and racial issues. In 2011 he was admitted to the Texas Institute of Letters.
Contact: Jim Schutze