Paul Burka, the estimable Texas Monthly editor and blogger, is one of the smarter Texas political analysts around.
I like his analyses — most of the time. 291 more words
Also, if you didn’t a chance to hear her announcement speech it was in the same lofty echelon as Lyda’s. Skip ahead to 14:50.
So now it is revealed that state Sen. Wendy Davis’s law practice is proving to be lucrative for the legislator.
That’s a surprise?
Davis, who’s running for Texas governor and figures to be a shoo-in for the Democratic Party’s nomination, released her past three years’ tax returns. 201 more words
“Conspiracy theory” is a bad phrase. Utter it in intellectual conversation and risk outing yourself as somewhere between pathetically confused and perilously crazy. Indeed, many popular conspiracy theories, cobbled together from loose ends and outlier facts that don’t fit neatly into society’s consensus explanation of things, languish conclusory. 868 more words