Category Archives: DFW

Shots fired, gotta record this with my phone

It’s the guy in the brown t-shirt that gets my attention, you can see him try to get in good position to record the incident. WFAA – Officer-involved shooting outside baggage claim at Love Field https://www.instagram.com/p/BGe3NqrOQc7/

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Local Not-Local Twitter Humor

I'm tired of being tweeted at as @dallasnews, my name is Dallas New and I live in Kentucky no where close to Dallas, TX — Dallas New (@DallasNew) May 30, 2016 .@DallasNew you're one of us now pic.twitter.com/G33NbJm0zn — Dallas … Continue reading

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How One Dallas Mom Made Texas Barbecue a Part of Her Son’s Homeschool Curriculum

“When I mentioned that one of the great upsides of homeschool was the ability to be flexible with our schedules and set up our days as we wished, including eating barbecue every week if we wanted to, he was in,” … Continue reading

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Fort Worth Police Office Dressed As Spider-Man for Child’s Funeral

Full WFAA Article

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First Baptist Dallas pastor Robert Jeffress invites you on an Alaskan cruise

I thought my fellow blogger, Barry in Wise County, summed it nicely, for the most part: FBC Dallas pastor Robert Jeffress is promoting an Alaskan cruise. And you know he’s getting a cut. The 30 second ad even includes a … Continue reading

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Physical political fight at local gospel radio station

DALLAS — A fight broke out between Dallas County commissioner candidates John Wiley Price and Dwaine Caraway at KHVN, a North Texas contemporary gospel radio station, this afternoon.  Full Article

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How Dallas compares to other Texas cities in poverty, income and housing

Here’s one chart that caught my attention from this Dallas Morning News article.

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Dirk Does His Best Trump

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Time-Lapse: Galleria Dallas Christmas Tree is raised and decorated

Watch as the 5-ton Galleria Dallas Christmas Tree is built 90 ft. high above the ice rink. It took a crew of workers nearly 3 days to build the structure containing 450,000 twinkling LED lights, 10,000 colored ornaments and 1,700 … Continue reading

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Decades Before Moneyball, The Dallas Cowboys Used Advanced Stats To Win Super Bowls

A. Salam Qureishi grew up in India and knew nothing about football — or America. And yet in the early 1960s, Qureishi, a computer programmer and statistician, helped the Dallas Cowboys overhaul their scouting system, replacing hunches with hard numbers. … Continue reading

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Denton – $399 million in bonds on ballot didn’t pass because of no voters

While $399 million worth of bonds were on the ballot for the Alpha Ranch Water Control and Improvement District No. 1 of Denton and Wise counties, no one showed up to vote. Six propositions asked the voters — or voter … Continue reading

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There’s a dollar sign on top of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

  GoogleMaps I discovered this from this Reddit post.

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