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TypePad ‘Journalist Bailout Program’

Several of my friends, contemporaries and past co-workers are out of work following recent cuts at the Dallas Morning News…

Pop culture: “Chinese Democracy”

Pop culture: “Chinese Democracy”

Dr Pepper is a company that stays true to its word. Case in point: last March, the soft-drink maker promised…

A.H. Belo hits another low

A.H. Belo hits another low

A.H. Belo, the parent company of Dallas’ Only Daily Newspaper, has fallen to yet another low. Belo, which owns three…

DISD update: Budget mess analysis

DISD update: Budget mess analysis

Kent Fisher offers an interesting chronology/analysis in the DMN, establishing that the $64 million budget overrun really originated years ago…

Back Talk will be here on Monday

Back Talk will be here on Monday

Starting Monday, this will be the blog’s home. So far, so good — not too many problems, and we appreciate…

Winnetka Heights fires: Still ablaze

Winnetka Heights resident and frequent Back Talk Oak Cliff commenter Meredith Stegall e-mailed again this morning to let me know…