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2006 State Races
A sampling of some of the livelier contests taking shape in the March 7 primary and the general election in November
"...– state Comptroller Carole Keeton Strayhorn and singer/humorist/detective novelist Kinky Friedman; two Democratic ex-congressmen – Chris Bell and Bob..."

Jan. 20, 2006 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...Chris Bell dropped from 27% to 25%, and indie Kinky Friedman picked up steam with 21%, up from 18%...."

Nov. 18, 2005 News Feature

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...• The Kinky Friedman gubernatorial machine unveiled the campaign's first "Kinkytoon" last..."

Sept. 30, 2005 News Feature

Heroes and Villains
Van Dykes Parks: 'Smile' and the world smiles with you
"...Is You," and co-writing "The Take-It-Easy Trailer Park" with Kinky Friedman...."

March 18, 2005 Music Feature by Greg Beets

Authors Who Need Authors
Authors who need authors are the luckiest authors: We assess the harmonies and tumults at the 2002 Texas Book Festival.
"...an undisclosed family emergency. This wasn't good news. Then Kinky Friedman pissed off legendary heartland novelist Fannie Flagg at..."

Nov. 22, 2002 Books Feature by Shawn Badgley

Postscripts
Mixed Notes
"...Mayor Kirk Watson, Kinky Friedman, Threadgill's, and the Esther's Follies crew join forces..."

Oct. 9, 1998 Books Column by Clay Smith

Recommended
"...and Portland's horse-hoof to the head, Thirty Ought Six. KINKY FRIEDMAN, SWEET MARY'S BLAZING BEAUX La Zona Rosa, Saturday..."

Dec. 1, 1995 Music Feature

Bell Best Shot at Getting Rid of Perry
"...Bell and are telling it like it is about Kinky Friedman [“Endorsements,” Oct. 20]. Like many progressives, when I..."

Oct. 23, 2006 Postmarks

Tales Behind the Posters
"...him important. That was way before the Tornados." 1975: Kinky Friedman & the Texas Jewboys, AWHQ..."

Oct. 6, 2006 Arts Feature by Margaret Moser

Willie Nelson’s 4th of July Picnic Goes Virtual
Pay-per-view concert feat. Willie, Kurt Vile, John Doe, Margo Price
"...Doe of X, Charley Crockett, Sheryl Crow, Steve Earl, Kinky Friedman, and – of course – Nelson himself. The..."

June 26, 2020 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Life Is a Butt Dial: Tales From a Life Among the Tragically Hip
"...from his prison stint for smuggling pot to running Kinky Friedman's political campaigns with an anachronistic nonchalance, but his..."

Dec. 6, 2019 Music Review by Doug Freeman

Austin Music Awards Gallery, 1988-2007
"...Kinky Friedman, 1994..."

Nov. 27, 2019 Photo Gallery

ATX Film News
Acquisitions, awards, and a big gaming rumor
"...care product mogul was serenaded by his old friend Kinky Friedman, as well as a surprise appearance by Joe..."

July 6, 2018 Screens Column by Richard Whittaker

SXSW Music Live: Conqueroo Day Party
ATX hootenanny sends beloved PR maven out with a bang
"...on their girl group bow of 2016. Fellow Austinite Kinky Friedman followed with 30 minutes that offered as much..."

March 19, 2017 SXSW Post by Doug Freeman

Willie Nelson’s Fourth of July Picnic
"...Kris Kristofferson was introduced by Kinky Friedman...."

July 6, 2015 Photo Gallery

May Elections: Twice the Fun
Double election strains Travis County resources
"...conspiracy nuts). If Rogers wasn't bad enough, perennial showboater Kinky Friedman used name recognition and weed to get into..."

May 9, 2014 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Greg Abbott and the Nuge
Democrats wonder why Abbott stumps with 'admitted sexual predator'
"...of ZZ Top?) Yet somehow the hybrid spawn of Kinky Friedman and Manowar gets treated like a serious political..."

Feb. 18, 2014 News Post by Richard Whittaker

To Mars, With Love
Reinventing the romantic comedy, to infinity and beyond
"...President of the United States (played with aplomb by Kinky Friedman) – stakes its reputation on a successful Mars..."

March 12, 2010 Screens Feature by Belinda Acosta

And They're Off!
Primary filings reveal a who's who of contenders
"...their respective rivals, hair care magnate Farouk Shami and Kinky Friedman. The applause meter delivered a split decision for..."

Jan. 8, 2010 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Deep in the Art
Bob 'Daddy-O' Wade's 40-year road trip through all that is Texas
"...two backs); the vehicles, from an anthropomorphized trailer with Kinky Friedman's signature Stetson, 'stache, and cigar to the bullet-riddled..."

Oct. 16, 2009 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Tom Schieffer for Governor: The New Plain Vanilla
The former ambassador considers running for Texas governor
"...Tom Schieffer will sorely disappoint them. And he's no Kinky Friedman, either – though given the 2006 results (when..."

May 15, 2009 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Backstage With Bell
Chris Bell knew the TV debate was his one shot, so he tried to hit it out of the park
"...contributor to the Burnt Orange Report political blog, played Kinky Friedman. Most of the news panel was made up..."

Oct. 27, 2006 News Feature by Amy Smith

Election 2006
Tidbits from the trail

Oct. 13, 2006 News Feature

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...to 19% for Carole Keeton Strayhorn, and 17% for Kinky Friedman. – J.S...."

April 21, 2006 News Feature

Postmarks
Our readers talk back.
"...David B. MillerShocking: Kinky OffensiveDear Editor,..."

March 24, 2006 Column

March 6 Primary Report
Eckhardt dethrones Sonleitner, fundamentalists duke it out with public education, and more

March 10, 2006 News Feature

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...day after he provided conflicting information to Strayhorn and Kinky Friedman on when they can begin collecting petition signatures..."

March 3, 2006 News Feature

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...followed by Democrat Chris Bell with 14%, and independent Kinky Friedman with 12%. Rasmussen Reports concluded that Perry is..."

Jan. 13, 2006 News Feature

Point Austin: Pointed Questions for 2006
When the Lege comes back to school, will they have done their homework?
"...real chance of a four-candidate horse race: Perry, Strayhorn, Kinky Friedman, and whoever survives the Bell/Gammage March tap dance...."

Jan. 13, 2006 News Column by Michael King

State Supreme Court Justice Gammage Enters Governor's Race
Bell and Alvarado make it a three-way contest for now
"...reportedly contemplating running as an independent. Musician and novelist Kinky Friedman is also running as an indie...."

Dec. 23, 2005 News Feature by Amy Smith

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