And so it was that when Claire’s company arrived at four that I was sloshingly hebetated, into the home stretch
The Golden Life
There’s nothing wrong with the rosy future the ballpark proponents have advanced. The ballpark hasn’t been mired in the inescapable
Government Serving the Oligarchs
The El Paso Times Letter of the Day for October 1, 2012 The surreptitious way in which this baseball stadium/relocated
According to this story from El Diario, the City of El Paso has a professional real estate agent/consultant on salary
Did MountainStar Sports really pay $20 million for the Tucson Padres? According to this story from Forbes magazine, in 2008
The future of El Paso
Our benevolent overlords the Illuminati Paso del Norte Group have posted on their website their vision for the future of
At Large in Europe by Lank Dresser
It’s day eight of a ten-day tour. I just woke up in a renovated suite in a castle in County
Winning the War on Drugs
Under the mask of the war on drugs By Lars Schall “If you look at the drug war from a
Roseanne Barr on Drugs
The War on Drugs: Now, after all these years, it even sounds dumb and tiresome. Here we are on our
What’s wrong with El Paso
I like El Paso. What about all those people saying it’s not good enough for them? (read more)
Except for the shooting, the war is over.
“I’d go to Juarez,” the straw man said, “except for all the killing.” (read more)
Does El Paso need downtown development?
All across American, downtowns are in trouble. They’re dead, or dying. It’s epidemic. When happy motoring drew middle class Americans
Las Cruces has lots more exciting news than El Paso. “While being booked last Thursday night at the Doña Ana
When machetes attack
Las Cruces has lots more exciting news than El Paso. “Las Cruces Police detectives learned that Gower was at 810
The economic impact of a downtown baseball stadium
Are they crazy? Seventy-one games a year. Four hours a game, including pedestrian commute time. The rest of the time,
“Is it any surprise that most cyclists indentify as atheists and liberals?” (read more) Hat tip to Federico Villalba.
Music Under the Influence
Have y’all been to Music Under the Stars lately? Of course you haven’t, because they’re not letting you bring your
What if the baseball team sucks?
What if the team sucks? Because (spoiler alert), they do. (read more)
I’m sure they mean well, those private investors and city politicians who want to build a baseball stadium in downtown