America looks forward to Rick Perry’s next Count Von Count imitation Rick Perry’s 2012 run for the White House was the campaign equivalent of Disaster Movie, the Ebola like parody written and directed by Jason … Read moreRick Perry’s Back, and This Time He Can Count to Three
It’s a hoot to watch Gov. “Oops” Rick Perry try to explain away his felony indictment. Trial lawyers will tell you that any good prosecutor could convince a grand jury to indict a ham sandwich. … Read moreRick Perry’s Clown Show
When a Texas library book thief was arrested, it inspired this librarian to dream big. A Texas man was recently arrested for failing to return a GED study guide to his local public library. He’d … Read moreFreeze! It’s the Library Police!
Rick Perry: He’s back. And, this time, he has eyeglasses. Yes, Rick “Oops” Perry, is back, pitching himself for another presidential run. What fun! Who can forget the Texas governor’s nationally televised pratfall during a … Read moreRick Perry’s Bespectacled Mess
The 2013 election circus was at least entertaining Election days can be dizzying — like trying to absorb a three-ring circus with all three acts going at once. In last week’s elections, the national media … Read morePeeking Under the Big Top at This Year’s Three-Ring Election Circus
Reproductive rights defended by brave lone woman over brutish GOP tactics A few years ago, during consideration of a bill being pushed by a Republican elder in the Texas Senate, first-term Sen. Wendy Davis asked … Read moreTexas GOP Unleashes Political Quackery on Women’s Reproductive Rights
Big doings in Big D — the George W. Bush Presidential Library is open for business! What a piece of work it is: a $250 million, 226,000-square-foot edifice on 23 acres in Dallas. His brick-and-limestone … Read moreGeorge W’s $250 Million Can of Whitewash
‘Not Fade Away’ — a film review by Gary Chew Coming-of-age films are as common a genre as a staged car chase on a hilly street in San Francisco or anywhere else in United States. … Read moreMovie Review: Not Fade Away
‘Killer Joe’ — a film review by Gary Chew Something told me that William Friedkin’s new film, Killer Joe, (now playing at the Crest Theatre on K Street in Sacramento) wouldn’t begin with a cool … Read moreMovie Review: Killer Joe
Toll road speed limit is touted as a “premium service” to lure paying customers The song says “the eyes of Texas are upon you,” but right now the eyes of the rest of the nation … Read moreTexas Speed Limit: Cause For Envy Or Alarm?