Fred Johnson

  • Blogs

    September 11, 2014

    Red Collar Dog Rescue Calls Out a Pair of Owners For Alleged Douchebaggery

    Hell hath no fury like an animal rescue scorned. Such groups are unfortunately used to dealing with dogs mistreated by a-hole owners, but Red Collar Rescue recently took the unusual step of Facebook-shaming a Houston couple it says abandoned a dog they adopted seven years ago. The couple, Gustaf an ... More >>

  • News

    April 1, 2010

    Telling New Orleans

    The Wire's creator moves south in Treme on HBO.

  • Music

    November 20, 2008

    The Collector: Going Backwards

    How Mack McCormick put the z before the y and created z-y-d-e-c-o

  • News

    January 31, 2002

    Getting Wasted

    Local officials say they are only after compliance and cleanups. Critics claim otherwise.

  • News

    August 31, 2000

    Getting Hosed

    D.A.'s office charges a street-sweeping firm with illegal dumping and threatens an investigation of possible insurance fraud