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Smoltz Tomahawk-Chops the Astros' Playoff Hopes
"...Turn out the lights at the home that Enron built. The Astros slammed their own door shut with..."

Oct. 2, 2006 Sports Post by Mark Fagan

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"...power, and related to this, witness how far the Enron, Tom DeLay, Texas Lottery Commission problems (to name just..."

July 21, 2006 Column

Case Most Likely Motivated by Biases
"...power, and related to this, witness how far the Enron, Tom DeLay, Texas Lottery Commission problems (to name just..."

July 18, 2006 Postmarks

Naked City
Headlines and Happenings from Austin and Beyond
"...month after being convicted of multiple counts of fraud, Enron founder Kenneth Lay died Wednesday morning of a massive..."

July 7, 2006 News Feature

The Hubris at Enron
Rarely have convictions been more deserved than those of former executives Ken Lay and Jeff Skilling
"...crimes they committed while the duo were heading Houston-based Enron Corp. Together they face nearly 200 years in prison...."

June 2, 2006 News Feature by Robert Bryce

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...editorial, May 26, on the criminal convictions of former Enron executives Kenneth Lay and Jeffrey Skilling. Attorneys for Lay..."

June 2, 2006 News Feature

Dwarfing the Frost Tower
Two new skyscrapers coming to Congress
"...in Houston – and, yes, that includes the original Enron headquarters – all are more than 50 stories. The..."

May 26, 2006 News Feature by Kimberly Reeves

The Hightower Report
An Explosive New Politics; and Sports Brandalism
"...as Office Depot Center, Bank Of America Stadium, and Enron Field (until that corporation plunged into infamy and bankruptcy.)..."

April 28, 2006 News Column by Jim Hightower

Fun With Dick and Jane
The original version of this comedy was a little countercultural, a lot class-conscious, and a touch subversive; this remake is all farce when what is needed is satire.
"...our current era of corporate scandal as names like Enron, WorldCom, and Adelphia have become synonymous with white-collar banditry..."

Dec. 23, 2005 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...has successfully collected $8.3 million in back taxes from Enron Corp., and three of its subsidiaries, bringing the total..."

Dec. 16, 2005 News Feature

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"...toll authority (CTRMA) is the project coordinator! That's like Enron auditing itself...."

Oct. 21, 2005 Column

The Founder Speaks Out Against Toll Roads
"...toll authority (CTRMA) is the project coordinator! That's like Enron auditing itself. And here's where the pro-toll steering committee,..."

Oct. 19, 2005 Postmarks

Ha, Ha, Ha, Ha - A Damned Clever Comparison (Though Totally Inaccurate)
"...on a corrupt, evil organization surely on par with Enron or WorldCom, the UN. It has all the necessary..."

Aug. 9, 2005 Postmarks

George A. Romero's Land of the Dead
Romero has again crafted a character-driven horror film that doubles as a metaphor for the economic disparity in America and, to a lesser degree, the war on terror.
"...affluent, ruthless Kaufman, Hopper carries the well-pressed stink of Enron-ian faux-entitlement about him, controlling a massive, shining skyscraper nicknamed..."

June 24, 2005 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Get Your War On
The Rude Mechanicals' 'Get Your War On' bulldozes through the buried media and lost horrors of the post-9 / 11 years with a sarcasm that strikes sparks
"...spoon-fed quack rhetoric from world leaders, the fall of Enron, Homeland Security terror alerts, the PATRIOT Act, and an..."

May 6, 2005 Arts Review by Heather Barfield Cole

Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room
Oscar winner documents the collapse of Enron in vivid detail and with cinematic flourish.
"...that approach applied to failures as well successes? The Enron debacle – the bankruptcy scandal that demolished the Houston..."

April 29, 2005 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Getting Ahead of Themselves
Enron's collapse caught on tape, sort of
"...Parts of this interview have been taken from "The Enron Autopsy: Alex Gibney Takes on 'The Smartest Guys in..."

April 29, 2005 Screens Feature by Shawn Badgley

The Hightower Report
Senator takes pity on poor little CEOS; and Propaganda Rules!
"...corruption law. This act was congress' response to the Enron-style scandals that were front-page news back then. So the..."

April 15, 2005 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Enron Autopsy
Alex Gibney on The Smartest Guys in the Room'
"...turn of the century, one of the many markets Enron had cornered was that of Fortune's Most Admired Companies..."

March 11, 2005 Screens Feature by Shawn Badgley

The Hightower Report
A Big Corp. becomes Big Brother; and, the SEC decides corporate reform is a 'stale' issue
"...of CEO greed, which had suddenly erupted out of Enron, WorldCom, Tyco, and so many others...."

March 4, 2005 News Column by Jim Hightower

Page Two
SXSW 2005 looms on the horizon
"...Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (Documentary, directed by..."

Feb. 11, 2005 Column by Louis Black

Page Two
It's time to celebrate the coming of South by Southwest and think about how we're going to pay for our roads
"...film, Palindromes, is scheduled, as are a documentary on Enron and Sarah Silverman's performance film...."

Feb. 4, 2005 Column by Louis Black

Film News
Updates on Robert's and Rick's adaptations, Texas on TV, and 'Dot' plays L.A.; plus, have you ever considered a double bill of 'Tarnation' and 'Mrs. Doubtfire'?
"...film is still a deep, dark secret... Sundance-bound documentary Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room will be released..."

Jan. 21, 2005 Screens Column by Joe O'Connell

Mighty Fine
Dixiecrat Jesse Dayton ain't banging his head against a wall
"...who has since sung the national anthem at then Enron Field, now Minute Maid Park. "It was awesome. I..."

Dec. 24, 2004 Music Feature by Christopher Gray

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"...states of California (and Michigan) have not forgotten the Enron energy manipulation from the Bush league; the last two..."

Dec. 17, 2004 Column

Shame on Us
"...states of California (and Michigan) have not forgotten the Enron energy manipulation from the Bush league; the last two..."

Dec. 14, 2004 Postmarks

'He's Forked Himself'
Our Full conversation with Louis Dubose about 'The Hammer'
"...would be a wonderful gesture. He didn't give the Enron money back either. I'm really more pissed off –..."

Oct. 29, 2004 News Feature by Michael King

She Hate Me
Spike Lee strikes out with his new "joint" about an unemployed whistle-blower who makes a living impregnating sperm-deprived lesbians.
"...Mackie, who must carry the film through its heavy-handed Enron-like plot and into its preposterous pregnancy gaffes, never connects...."

Oct. 1, 2004 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

TRMPAC Indictments Come Down, 'More Work' Remains
Ronnie Earle and the Travis Co. grand jury announce the initial results of the TRMPAC investigation
"...events and specifically solicited "corporate and personal" donations from Enron Corp. during a period when TRMPAC raised $600,000 in..."

Oct. 1, 2004 News Feature by Michael King

Plead Ignorance
In the wake of the TRMPAC indictments, the big players are scurrying for cover
"...worked the D.C. side, he reportedly personally shook down Enron for $100,000 expressly in corporate and executive money to..."

Oct. 1, 2004 News Column by Michael King

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