Texas Rangers Manager Ron Washington Gets Two-Year Contract Extension

Seems about right.  Take your team to the World Series two years in a row, even if your managerial decisions may have allowed for a heartbreaking Game 6 collapse, and you’ve earned two more years on the job. He should be in the dugout in Arlington through 2014 at least. Congratulations, Wash. We’re looking forward […]

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USA Today Says Baylor Health Care Has Gone ‘Down a Dangerous Road’ With Tobacco Ban

USA Today opines that when a company refuses to hire anyone who smokes tobacco it “crosses a troubling line.” The newspaper singles out Dallas’ own Baylor Health Care System, which formalized its anti-smoking policy as of January 1, in an editorial: Treating smoking, in essence, like illegal drug use takes Baylor and an increasing number […]

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Is Ed Young Really “Sexually Stunted”?

Over the last few weeks, pastor Ed Young and his wife Lisa, of Fellowship Church in Grapevine, have received a lot of international attention for their book, Sexperiment: Seven Days to Lasting Intimacy with Your Spouse, and their 24-hour bed-in on the church roof–promotion for said book. Most of the coverage has been relatively positive, […]

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Leading Off (1/30/11)

DISD Teacher Calls for “Sick Out” Last week the Dallas ISD school board voted to close 11 campuses and extend teachers’ work day by 45 minutes without additional compensation. Now an anonymous teacher is trying to organize a “sick out” protest for February 29. Mom Will Give Son Kidney: When Jace Glenn was four weeks […]

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