Brinker Portrayed as Big-spending Autocrat

As discussed here last week, revenge must be visited upon Komen for the Cure founder Nancy Brinker for her heresies regarding Planned Parenthood. The latest salvo in the predictable smear campaign by the left/feminist machine and their media pals: this Daily Beast article that paints Brinker as a modern-day Marie Antoinette — spending frivolously, jetting […]

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Things To Do In Dallas Tonight: Feb. 13

Since this weather is absolutely miserable, I suggest keeping the location-hopping to a minimum. Indoor activity number one: Second Thought Theatre’s only Monday night performance of Pluck the Day, a redo of the first play the company ever did. It’s written by co-artistic director Steven Walters, and stars other co-artistic director Chris LaBove and a […]

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CentralTrack Launches a Bit Awkwardly

Former Observer music editor Pete Freedman’s new gig, CentralTrack, launched over the weekend. Here’s the way he describes it: “CentralTrack.com [is] a new Dallas-focused publication that plans to aim its focus directly and unapologetically at the elusive 18-to-35-year-old demographic by writing about the things they’re most interested in — music, restaurants, bars, nightlife, fashion, sports, […]

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Denton Singer Kristy Kruger Shares Story of Her Broken Heart on This American Life

Just happened to hear the beginning of This American Life on KERA on Saturday. And I was going to post this morning about how impressed I was that Kristy Kruger, a singer-songwriter who lives in Denton and went to high school at Dallas ISD’s Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts, […]

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Leading Off (2/13/12)

Mayor Reveals Southern Dallas Plan Today: Lots to sort through regarding Mayor Rawlings’ new Southern Dallas initiative, “GrowSouth,” which he will formally announce this afternoon at South Side on Lamar. The Dallas Morning News praises it in this editorial as “exactly the kind of enthusiastic and bold approach we’ve been seeking,” while News reporter Rudy […]

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