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Pre-K

SAGA POD: Miguel Solis on Pre-K, Mike Morath, and Wu-Tang

He also makes fun of my old world HQ, which is not nice
By Eric Celeste
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Local News

SAGA Pod — Miguel Solis on pre-K, Mike Morath, and, of course, Wu-Tang

Also, he makes fun of my old world headquarters, which is just not nice
By Eric Celeste
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Education

SAGA Pod: Jim Schutze on DISD, Racial Politics, and Scott Griggs

We recorded this one twice because I screwed up. Oh, well.
By Eric Celeste
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Education

Susan Hawk, Joyce Foreman, and Houston Envy — It’s the SAGA Pod

Jim Schutze from the Dallas Observer drops knowledge.
By Eric Celeste
Uncategorized

SAGA Pod Returns: Schutze talks about the end of Hinojosa’s Honeymoon

Eric_saga We're back! Jim Schutze promises to make this at least a bi-weekly exercise. We'll see. This week we talk about the D Magazine story on Susan Hawk's return, why Democrats are wrong to call for her resignation (at least over this), the real story behind the end of Michael Hinojosa's honeymoon, and whether Highland Park has a pocket of racists located within. Oh, and we ask Jim why he's such a baseless speculator. There's also a some light cursing. Fun for the whole family. Go to Frontburner for the full post.
By Eric Celeste

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Politics & Government

SAGA Pod: Jim Schutze on Trinity Toll Roads New and Old; Also, DISD

It's SAGA Pod After Dark! We stop by Schutze Manor to discuss the Trinity Toll Road, the Mayor, the people who really run this city, the group trying to get the Toll Road done at any cost, the Dream Team plan and more traffic noise. Then we go over the latest non-scandal scandals in DISD and wonder if the Bad Guys have finally won. Also, you can find it on iTunes here. As always, please listen with your ears.
By Eric Celeste
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Local News

SAGA Pod / Learning Curve with City Councilman Philip Kingston

Shy, quiet District 14 Dallas City Councilman Philip Kingston stops by world SAGA pod headquarters to discuss his ongoing opposition to the Trinity toll road -- including, but not limited to, bashing the mayor and his "dream team" of architects and urban planners. We also discuss the new PAC co-founded by D Magazine Group chairman and D Magazine publisher Wick Allison, and its efforts to back politicians for city council who support restoration of urban neighborhoods by replacing and rerouting I-345 and I-30*. We then touch on what the city could learn from DISD and its comprehensive plan. And, oh yeah -- we talk about Kingston getting kicked out of [...]
By Eric Celeste
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Education

SAGA Pod: Jim Schutze on DISD, DMN, and Mayor Mike’s Money

Also, I curse a lot. Don't let the kids listen!
By Eric Celeste
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Local News

SAGA Pod / Learning Curve — Rafael Anchia on Toll Roads and Home Rule

Horizontal Jesus is also discussed. Seriously.
By Eric Celeste
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Local News

SAGA Pod / Learning Curve 12.03.14 — Mayor Mike, the Sequel

Rawlings, Tollways, DISD, and more
By Eric Celeste