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Well, Let Me Say This About That

Well, Let Me Say This About That is an interesting twist on current events, as told by Dallas’ finest and funniest Craig McCartney.

A Little Style, A Little Substance

It’s been a tough week for style icons. First it was the death of Lee Radziwill, followed four days later with the passing of Karl Lagerfeld. Since they go in […]

I’m An Indian, Too

Family stories are the best. And Southern family stories are practically an art form. Of course, some of the more lurid ones don’t get talked about much, and certainly not […]

The Stuff That Dreams Are Made Of

Yesterday morning, my day started when I awoke with a dream hangover. Somewhere floating through my subconscious, disjointed thoughts and feelings had produced a strange little inner movie for my […]


A great many people today seem susceptible to distraction and too often move to the next issue having incompletely contextualized the one on which they had just focused.  I was […]


It seems that everyone loved Carol Channing. One of the nine movies Katharine Hepburn and Spencer Tracy made together was 1948’s State of the Union. Julius and Ethel Rosenberg were […]

Just Say No

Earlier this week, I saw the Turner Classic Movies montage of those who died last year. And as is usually the case when seeing one of these “In Memoriam” pieces, […]

Deconstruction & The Problem of Hindsight

Daddy liked to say that hindsight is always 20/20. There have been more than a few times over the years when I’ve said that to myself. It’s a good maxim […]

Total Recall

So that California farm with the E. coli laced romaine lettuce has now recalled its red leaf lettuce, green leaf lettuce, and cauliflower. Boy, am I glad that farm isn’t […]

In The Case of Michael Cohen

With the sentencing of Michael Cohen this week and his statement to the judge before his punishment was pronounced, my mind wandered back to an incident from childhood that I […]

What A Tangled Web

Mother could be the absolute best at untangling things. She had a real talent for rubbing a thin chain, balled up as it may be, between her thumb and forefinger […]