In the pantheon of lawmaker-involved squabbles, what happened at the J.W. Marriott hotel in Austin on Wednesday night probably doesn’t rank higher (lower?) than the time Borris Miles whipped out a gun at a party, or the time Bob Bullock pulled a gun on…
Articles by Christopher Hooks
Feb 26, 2019 — By Christopher Hooks
“Two men, both alpha males, from vastly different cultures, are about to collide. . . HARD.”
Feb 6, 2019 — By Christopher Hooks
Our state is accustomed to deference from Republican administrations—deference it has earned. Why are our Republican leaders letting him create our narrative?
Jan 25, 2019 — By Christopher Hooks
That viral video of a Colorado senator berating Ted Cruz makes one wonder if there’s a double standard at work.
Oct 19, 2018 — By Christopher Hooks
The U.S. Border Patrol and the governor of Tamaulipas are looking for a few good anonymous tips—and hoping it doesn't all backfire.
Aug 24, 2018 — By Christopher Hooks
Developers are pitted against landowners over a solution that keeps the peace and preserves the lake.
Nov 22, 2017 — By Christopher Hooks
The recent release of JFK files is probably the last significant injection of new information into the psychic landscape in which assassination theorists like Mark North have resided for the past 54 years.
Mar 10, 2016 — By Christopher Hooks
An Austin artist's youthful experience as a bank robber was—kind of, sort of—the inspiration for a recent movie. But the real story of her life is even stranger than what made it onto the screen.
Dec 23, 2013 — By Christopher Hooks
Michael Mascha doesn’t care so much whether the glass of water is half full or half empty; he wants to know its mineral content, hardness, pH level, vintage and virginality.