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mike-tabor's picture
Jul.19.2013
Forensic odontology was dealt yet another opportunity to help families who’ve lost a loved one bring closure yesterday in West, Texas. When I first caught the name of the town where the explosion occurred, I thought it was a misprint. What city in the west part of Texas? The West Fertilizer...
dale-estey's picture
Jun.30.2013
I have what I think is a civilized solution to the death penalty. Anyone convicted of three murders should be executed. Many murders are unique and situational acts of passion, and unlikely to be repeated. Others might be accidental, with repetition to be unlikely. My solution would also remove the...
bob-mustin's picture
Jun.29.2013
Time to recap my fave magazines from last month. You may or may not agree with my assessments, so if not drop me a line. If your riposte is well thought out, I'll put it up here.   Harper’s Magazine, June 2013   As I’ve implied in previous posts about Harper’s, they are what they...
tim-haywood's picture
Jun.28.2013
Wow, what a week. And what a strange land we Americans occupy. In a fragmented political atmosphere that could only be compared to such fickle mindsets as Sybil and those three zany faces of Eve, we experienced both the heroic and the nefarious these past four days. Actually, both events transpired...
sherrie-theriault's picture
Jun.24.2013
June 24     The Tide in Texas       I cannot tell you of my pain, how the liars took me off my land, how my heart lay shattered all around, how I’m so foolish and left in town.  I cannot show you the big red ball, which to me is a shame or how it bobs and sways or how...
r-barri-flowers's picture
May.24.2013
From R. Barri Flowers, award winning criminologist and internationally bestselling author of The Sex Slave Murders, comes a riveting new true crime short, The Pickaxe Killers: Karla Faye Tucker and Daniel Garrett. Having written about hundreds of notable murders in his bestselling true crime book,...
phil-naessens's picture
May.16.2013
The San Antonio Spurs are the gem of Texas. Pounding the Rock Managing Editor J.R. Wilco joins host Phil Naessens to talk about his beloved Spurs, why this franchise is so good and much more but first up The Sports Goons Jameyen Smith joins Phil to talk about Jameyan's new...
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Apr.28.2013
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tracy-ewens's picture
Apr.26.2013
Hold On (Click to Watch Video) Hold on, hold on to yourself...this is gonna hurt like hell. I posted this just under a year ago.  In light of Boston and Texas, it seems appropriate.  Songs convey emotion that words alone can not. Loss is universal and the pain reminds us all that we...
dianne-lindsey's picture
Mar.26.2013
  “It is only hope which is real, and reality is a bitterness and a deceit. " William Makepeace Thackeray _________________________________________________________   “Bootsie died today...” That was all I heard. It was over. I no longer had my most admiring fan, and the world no...