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Awards

  • 2007 - National Society of Newspaper Columnists, published November 2, 2006

    "Candidate of the Year"

  • 2007 - National Society of Newspaper Columnists, published December 7, 2006

    "Punk'd"

  • 2007 - National Society of Newspaper Columnists, published May 18, 2006

    "Lost Dog"

  • 2006 - Lone Star Awards, published April 14, 2005

    "What a Devil"

2009 Stories by Richard Connelly

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  • Turkeys of the Year

    published November 26, 2009

    Ah, the halcyon days of 2003. George W. Bush still had an approval rating over 50 percent (barely, once the bump he got with the Saddam Hussein... More >>

  • Houston's Choice for Mayor

    published October 22, 2009

    It's late October in Houston. That means, of course, the weather's nicer, the Texans are sucking, the Rockets haven't flamed out yet. Typical... More >>

  • No More Bull

    published August 27, 2009

    It is time again for the newest of Houston traditions — the annual point in August when you realize the Astros suck beyond all hope and will... More >>

  • Have a Nice Summer!

    published June 4, 2009

    For the second time in too many years, Houston faces the worst kind of hurricane season — the kind that follows a serious hit. The... More >>

  • Quanell Critics, Harvard Law and Extreme Recycling

    published March 12, 2009

    COURTS X Out The Uniform No badges for Quanell critics Some working stiffs would love to hear their boss... More >>

  • Random Rodeo and The End of NoTsuOh?

    published March 5, 2009

    BY RICHARD CONNELLY The Houston Livestock Show and ­Rodeo is in town this week, the sign that spring can't be far... More >>

  • Battle of the Big Crosses

    published February 26, 2009

    There amid the regiment of high-­tension, high-voltage power lines that line the South Beltway, Sagemont Church's brand-new 170-foot cross... More >>

  • She Almost Killed Stump!

    published February 19, 2009

    Texas A&M vet Katherine Snyder saved the life of Stump — Houston's most famous dog — about four years ago. The first time she saw... More >>

  • Twinkies, Racial Profiling and EaDo

    published February 12, 2009

    A Web site called the T.W.I.N.K.I.E.S. Project, is, in Internet terms, an ancient classic. A War and Peace of the Web, if you will. When... More >>

  • Star Trek for the Ages

    published February 5, 2009

    A Houston company is gearing up to — no, goddammit, we will not do a "go where no man has gone before" reference. But from an... More >>

  • Slip-Up on Taxes

    published January 29, 2009

    Galveston County is getting screwed out of about $33,000 in property taxes from a League City marina. The county knows about it, but doesn't... More >>

  • Beware Metro's Ninjas

    published January 22, 2009

    Kumar Arya, a City of Houston engineer, was summoned to his department's downtown offices last summer to defend his rejection of a Metro site... More >>

  • The Chron, Enron Hatah

    published January 15, 2009

    As everyone knows, the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals recently upheld the conviction of Enron's Jeff Skilling, although it overturned his... More >>

  • The Stars of HISD

    published January 1, 2009

    You probably don't realize it, but the Houston school district's Web site has a page dedicated to prominent alumni, listed by high... More >>

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