"Ebola Nurse" Nina Pham Will Sue Employer 

Texas-based nurse, Nina Pham, was the first known person to contract Ebola in America. Pham was diagnosed with the often-deadly disease after treating Thomas Eric Duncan, a Liberian man who later died of the disease. The nurse told the Dallas Morning News that she will sue Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas and… » 3/01/15 2:15pm 3/01/15 2:15pm

Texas School District Bans Books Because They're Too Real for Teens

Not to be outdone by California when it comes to freaking out about books, a Texas school district has yanked several award-winning (Pulitzer Prize winners among them) books from its approved reading list for high schoolers because they are gross, icky and altogether offensive. » 9/23/14 6:30pm 9/23/14 6:30pm

This Kid's Amazing Bar Mitzvah Dance Has Raised the Bar for Everyone

A young man who was once a boy named Sam Horowitz has outdone all other Jewish Sams who will ever be Bar Mitzvahed, in this video of a performance he did during his special coming of age ceremony last fall. As a preview: after being introduced by some "burlesque" dancers to the tune of the Christina Aguilera classic… » 8/13/13 2:40pm 8/13/13 2:40pm

Meet 'Lucille Baller,' the Violent Rap Alter-Ego of a Dallas Cop

During the day, Dallas Police Lieutenant Regina Smith oversees burglary and theft investigative detectives. Off hours, however, she's a rapper named "Lucille Baller," who calls her revolver "Ms. Lucy," brags about her shooting skills, and, much like any run-of-the-mill rapper, threatens to fuck her haters up. The… » 11/29/12 4:00pm 11/29/12 4:00pm

Dallas Socialite Gets Busted With Tons of Child Porn in Her McMansion

When you think of the kind of person most likely to be trafficking child pornography, a wealthy Texas socialite is probably not the first person who comes to mind. Yet that is exactly how one would describe 41-year-old Erika Perdue, whom police in Dallas arrested after investigators found she was in possession of… » 6/06/12 10:25am 6/06/12 10:25am

Hey, How About We Stop Ticketing Trans Ladies for Using the Bathroom?

A transexual woman was cited for "disorderly conduct" for using the women's restroom at a Dallas-area hospital, even though she offered to show the officer medical documentation and there was no one in the bathroom for her to be "disorderly" with. » 5/02/12 10:40am 5/02/12 10:40am

Now You Can Apply Your Mary Kay Cosmetics in Your Very Own Mary Kay…

If you love the color pink and have a spare 3.3 million dollars laying around, you might want to consider investing in Dallas real estate because the home of cosmetics legend Mary Kay Ash is for sale. Yes, the Mary Kay. She died last year at the age of 83, and her former home is now on the market. It's a pale pink… » 2/20/12 10:20am 2/20/12 10:20am

TSA Agents Singling Out Sexy Women for Multiple Body Scans

Several women who flew through Dallas/Fort Worth's airport have filed complaints against the TSA claiming that officials asked them to walk through the body scanners multiple times. Why would female agents do such a thing? So the male agents viewing the scans could get a better look at their bodies. Ew. » 2/15/12 3:55pm 2/15/12 3:55pm

School District Celebrates Black History Month With Boys-Only Movie Day

To celebrate Black History Month, the Dallas school district decided to take its fifth-graders to a screening of the movie Red Tails. The male ones, that is. Because girls can't be fighter pilots, or even learn about them, obviously. » 2/09/12 4:45pm 2/09/12 4:45pm

Here's What Your New Dallas Remake Will Look Like

Who would have guessed that this generation's Dallas would just be more Dallas? After receiving word that TNT had green-lit the revamp, we got a preview of the series last night. South Fork looks just like we left it, complete with Larry Hagman, Patrick Duffy, and Linda Gray. In the new season, the Ewing family's… » 7/12/11 3:54pm 7/12/11 3:54pm

Super Bowl Will Be Cheerleaderless

The Packers and Steelers are two of six NFL teams that don't have their own cheerleading squads. But how will people know who to cheer for now? How will anyone know when good stuff is happening?! America will be lost! » 2/06/11 12:30pm 2/06/11 12:30pm

Better Call Tyrone

Dallas, Feb 4: Recording artist Erykah Badu spins during the Grey Goose lounge series at Super Bowl. Presumably, this trip to Dallas didn't end with Badu nude at the site of the Kennedy assassination. (Image via Getty) » 2/05/11 1:25pm 2/05/11 1:25pm

"I'm Not Buying It" Targets Super Bowl Sex Trafficking

Some say the Super Bowl is a magnet for sex trafficking, but the Super Bowl Host Committee has yet to acknowledge the problem. The "I'm Not Buying It" campaign wants to change that. » 1/28/11 11:14am 1/28/11 11:14am

Guy Films Self Punching Wife's Lover and Posts It on YouTube

Probably not the best thing to do even if you are a "Stage 4 cancer husband," as the law blogger Crime & Federalism describes the cuckolded guy. "Why not punch her?" C&F wonders. I have an idea why. » 12/18/10 5:05pm 12/18/10 5:05pm

Dallas Revises Rape-Prevention Strategy Beyond "Watch Your Drink"

Good news: Dallas Police have come up with a broader way to deal with the 25 percent increase in rapes than telling women to "have your friends watch you" when drinking. All it took was a little outrage! » 9/02/10 2:06pm 9/02/10 2:06pm

Police Chief Insists He Wasn't Blaming Drunk Women For Rapes

The chief of police in Dallas is disputing that his recent comments about Dallas's rape rates were blaming victims. But is he missing the point? » 8/04/10 4:06pm 8/04/10 4:06pm