After my editor assigned me to write up a collection of some of Houston's creepiest tales for this week's cover story Houston Babylon, I took to Facebook for some group-sourcing of ideas and leads. That thread ballooned into an 158-post beast. Far too many good stories came in for me to include them ... More >>
We have some great commenters here on Hair Balls, and it's time we paid some damn attention to them.
So we'll be highlighting a Comment of the Day each morning, from the previous day's work. Maybe two comments, even.
This will all be determined by a highly rigorous scientific formula involv ... More >>
Casey Anthony: A Houston type of gal?Casey Anthony, who according to a jury most definitely DID NOT murder her daughter Caylee, is a free woman.
No one seems to be sure where she's headed, but at one point rumors were saying she'd come to Texas.
We think she should, especially Houston. We a ... More >>
Photo courtesy HCSOAn expert on postpartum depression tells us Modarresi may not have known right from wrongâ€‹Many observers believe that attorney George Parnham is planning an insanity defense for
Narjes Modarresi, the 28-year-old mother accused of burying alive her two-year-old son Masih Golabba ... More >>
Photo by normanackIn a surprisingly civilized and advanced move for our great state, local Texas House Democrats Jessica Farrar and Garnet Coleman co-authored and introduced a bill that would make post-partum psychosis a possible legal defense in trials of women who kill their children. Under the te ... More >>
Even though Alexander Hatcher is bipolar and schizophrenic, he wasn't given his meds for his first three months in jail. He got in fights with the guards. Now he's sentenced to prison for a long, long time.