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Notes From the Hard-Hat Tour of the Perot Museum of Nature and Science

As promised, here is intern James Williford’s dispatch from the Perot Museum of Nature and Science: The Newest Cube To Come to Dallas By James Williford “A large cube floating over a landscaped plinth.” That’s one of the phrases that the public relations folks at the new Perot Museum of Nature and Science chose to […]

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‘Shower of Affection’ Greets Emirates Flight

The Eagle, er, the Emirates, has landed. At Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, at about 8:45 this morning, to great fanfare – as shown in the photo above of the so-called “shower of affection” that was accorded the Boeing 777-200LR aircraft upon touchdown. (“Shower of affection” means something else where I come from, but apparently this […]

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The Other Dallas Woman at the Center of This Planned Parenthood Debate

As Tim pointed out yesterday, this whole Susan G. Komen for Cure-cutting-ties-to-Planned Parenthood thing has put Nancy Brinker is an awkward situation. But there’s another Dallas woman at the center of this controversy too. That would be Dallas product Cecile Richards, daughter of former Texas governor Ann Richards. Cecile is the president of the Planned […]

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Leading Off (2/2/12)

That Meteor You Thought You Saw Last Night Was a Meteor. Yep. President Obama Indeed Takes a Look At The Resume of Fort Worth Woman’s Husband. Jennifer Wedel’s fella has been contacted by recruiters, but she’s still on the fence about voting for Obama, unless he cures cancer or delivers the unicorn steak she ordered […]

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