Long Live The Village

In an article titled “Put Your Money On Texas,” numbers just released by Advertising Age show Texas now with 3,613,473 millennials, a 14% increase from 2000 to 2010.  The 24-35 year old age group “is critical to a state’s future because they represent the next wave of families, new home buyers and big spenders.” Telling: […]

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Time to Take Down the “Where’s the Birth Certificate” Billboard on Central?

It’s been up since September, visible to every commuter heading south, still promoting the extremely-debunked conspiracy theory that questions the legitimacy of the President (and, by extension, American democracy). It’s only been two and a half years since he released the certificate (while running for President), and just three months since he released the “long […]

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Should the Texas Rangers Ballpark Move Downtown, With a Roof?

After Dan posed his question Monday about whether we’d prefer early-morning or late-night games at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington, the official D Magazine Twitter account proposed that the real solution was to build a retractable roof stadium in downtown Dallas. Some of our Twitter followers endorsed the idea. Patrick Kennedy said he’d put it in […]

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Leading Off (7/13/11)

C.J. Wilson Loses His All-Star Debut. He gave up a three-run homer to Prince Fielder. In the sideways world, Wilson struck out Fielder, which made his dad finally admit that he was proud of him, and he was able to move on into the light. (Lost reference.) Toledo Bishop Tells Parishes to Stop Supporting the […]

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