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Deadspin Continues Its Investigation Into Former Ranger Oddibe McDowell’s Water Bill

It started in February, when a Deadspin reader sent in a tip that journeyman baseball player Oddibe McDowell’s water bill was $88.61. Why did Deadspin publish this information? Because it could. There was a follow up in March. Then another in April. Then May, June, July, and August. In the latest installment, we learn that […]

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Debbie Denmon Sues Channel 8

An alert FrontBurnervian points out that Uncle Barky’s story about Debbie Denmon suing her employer hasn’t gotten much play. So let’s give it some play. Denmon claims that station management bypassed her for a weekday anchor position because she’s too, er, full figured. Apparently Dale Hansen has been deposed, because, you know, come on! Hansen’s […]

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Leading Off (09/26/11)

Art West, Inventor of Doritos, Dies: Art West was a marketing executive at Frito-Lay when he invented Doritos, the first national tortilla chip brand. He died this weekend at 97. A statement from West’s family says that they plan on “tossing Doritos chips in before they put the dirt over the urn.” Is AMR Going […]

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