Saucy Pictures of Jennifer Nicole Lee at the W Hotel Pool

See here. I did not know who Jennifer Nicole Lee was until I read part of her Wikipedia page. And I took no joy in looking at pictures of her in a tiny bikini at the W Hotel pool. But she’s a celebrity and this happened locally and so it’s my duty to bring you this […]

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Denton County Teen Bench-presses 700 Pounds, Breaks Own State Record

From the Abilene Reporter-News: What drove [Matt] Poursoltani to such greatness? “When I tore my ACL, I didn’t have anything else to do, so I benched every day. I had to do something. It’s all I had,” he said, quietly and without a hint of braggadocio. Poursoltani played defensive tackle on the Pilot Point Bearcats […]

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Dallas Trails Get Top Priority in NCTCOG Funding Recommendations, May Pull in $5 Million

Dallas’ Coombs Creek and SoPac trails may soon get a welcome boost to their coffers, provided the North Central Texas Council of Governments takes its own advice. The two trails are the highest-ranked Dallas-area projects that applied for funding from the council last fall, outshining similar projects in Frisco, Lancaster, Terrell, and other area cities. Back […]

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Texas Ranger Nelson Cruz Denies Performance-Enhancing Drugs Allegations

In a short statement to the Associated Press, from Nelson Cruz’s attorneys: “We are aware of certain allegations and inferences. To the extent these allegations and inferences refer to Nelson, they are denied.” Evan Grant noted that the attorneys, from Pittsburgh-based Farrell & Reisinger, do not include Cruz’s agent. Jay K. Reisinger and Thomas J. […]

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Nelson Cruz Linked to Miami Steroid Clinic

A report by the Miami New Times today indicates that Texas Rangers slugger Nelson Cruz may have received steroids or human growth hormones from a  Miami clinic that also catered to San Francisco Giants outfielder Melky Cabrera, Oakland A’s pitcher Bartolo Colón, Cuban boxer Yuriorkis Gamboa, and even Alex Rodriguez. The clinic in question is Biogenesis, an “anti-aging” clinic […]

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Texas Legends Trying to Lure Allen Iverson

From ESPN’s Marc Stein: Iverson has likewise resisted the Legends’ overtures so far this season — as well as a similar offer last season — but sources say that the Legends are trying again now because they’ve moved back to the top of the list in the D-League’s waiver line, meaning they’d have an unobstructed […]

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For-Profit Race Company Poised To Take Money Away From Sick Kids by Competing With Dallas Marathon

UPDATE: Dan Cruz with the Competitor Group sent me a note on Friday letting me know that the San Antonio Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon has been moved to mid-November. Also, he let me know that the Competitor Group has contributed more than $200,000 to Scottish Rite Hospital in the past four years. So all is […]

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Dallas’ Trail System May Continue to Grow

Dallas’ Parks and Recreation board will vote on nearly $3.5 million worth of trail construction and procurement projects Thursday, projects that will grow the city’s trail system in South Dallas, West Oak Cliff, and Lake Highlands. First up is the Chalk Hill Trail, which you see on your right. The Board will vote on procuring […]

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DeMarcus Cousins Punches O.J. Mayo in the Groin, Says He Didn’t Punch O.J. Mayo in the Groin

Spotted this last night: O.J. Mayo to ref re: DeMarcus Cousins: “Check the tape, he hit me in my nuts!” Double technicals. — Tim MacMahon (@espn_macmahon) December 11, 2012 Some choice quotes from O.J. Mayo, via ESPN: “Man, I was so pissed,” Mayo said after his 19-point, seven-rebound performance in the rout. “It’s just, where […]

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Leading Off (11/19/12)

Ann Margolin Will Not Seek Reelection: The last time the district 13 city council seat was vacant, Ann Margolin beat-out Brint Ryan in what was the most expensive campaign for a single council seat in city history. Now Margolin, a respected voice on the council, has suddenly and surprisingly decided to not seek an additional […]

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