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DMN: Death Good for bin Laden, Bad for Texas Murderers

Because of the newspaper’s high-profile stance against capital punishment, it was a little surprising to read today’s DMN editorial cheering on the swift dispatch of Osama bin Laden with almost-giddy praise. I mean, according to news reports, the president OK’d an operation to kill the terrorist leader without even giving the poor guy a fair […]

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David Beckham Jets from Royal Wedding to Pizza Hut Park to Play FC Dallas

On Friday, famed English soccer ball-bender David Beckham was a guest at the Royal Wedding at Westminster Abbey in London. From there he spent his Sunday in our own beautiful Frisco, Texas, where his LA Galaxy  lost to FC Dallas. Those Who Care About American Soccer take Beckham to task for placing a higher priority on […]

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President George W. Bush Was Dining at Rise When he Heard About Bin Laden Death

I don’t know if I buy this story, told on a Star-Telegram blog, about how former President George W. Bush was at Rise restaurant in Inwood Village last night when he was informed of the death of Osama bin Laden. Something about the tale just doesn’t ring true: Bush appeared relaxed at first. [Star-T reporter […]

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Leading Off (5/2/11)

Osama Bin Laden Killed — The Local Angles: After news broke that Osama Bin Laden was killed by U.S. forces, about a dozen people gathered at the North Dallas house of former President George W. Bush (here’s some video of the revelers). Bush called the death “a momentous achievement.” Senator Kay Bailey Hutchinson reminded us […]

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