Leading Off (10/27/08)

1. James Fantroy, 1937-2008. The DMN sums up: “four-term Dallas City Council member, street-wise civil rights warrior, convicted thief, renowned polemicist, respected activist, and beloved southern-sector icon.”

2. The Cowboys beat the Bucs. Other foes vanquished yesterday: four decades of advancement in the area of the forward pass, my attention span, and Terrell Owens’ patience.

3. And finally, the owners of the Cherry Pit in Duncanville are fighting the sex club charges from the city on the grounds that whatever is on Jim Trulock’s forehead is punishment enough.

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10 responses to “Leading Off (10/27/08)”

  1. Spamboy says:

    1 = is that in order of importance?

  2. Daniel says:

    3. Jesus, it’s a cockroach.

  3. Puddin'Tane says:

    Omg, is that a parasitic twin on that guy’s forehead?

  4. Amy A says:

    3. um…eeeeew. As if the club itself weren’t eeew enough.

  5. amanda says:

    3- That’s either some type of herpetic lesion, or the worst case of count choculitis I’ve ever seen.

  6. Daniel says:

    A parasitic twin? Criminy on a salt cracker, for this man to have a twin at all would be repellent enough; that it should be parasitic sends the sensibilities reeling.

  7. Tey says:

    3: Obviously a hickey.

  8. Bethany says:

    How do you get a face hickey like that?

    Wait. Don’t tell me. Please.

  9. Bethany says:

    I wondered about that, Liles – aren’t the guns at gun shows supposed to be unloaded?