Kyrie O'Connor

  • News

    April 5, 2012

    The Stripper Reporter

    Society writer's other job

  • Blogs

    March 26, 2012

    Sarah Tressler: Houston Chronicle Society Writer By Day, Stripper By Night

    It sounds like a bad rom-com book and movie, which no doubt its author hopes it will be -- society reporter for a big-city newspaper by day, stripper by night. That's apparently the life being led by Sarah Tressler, who began writing society stuff for the Houston Chronicle after Douglas Britt left ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 1, 2010

    More Consolidation For Chronicle And San Antonio

    The Chron-Express News​Hearst's unending efforts to make the Houston Chronicle and the San Antonio Express-News one and the same continue apace.The latest memo appoints several editors to oversee matters at both papers, and offers tips on how the two can share coverage.Chron editors Laura Goldberg ... More >>

  • News

    April 8, 2010

    It's the Wife's Fault

    Can't enjoy child porn at home? Try school.

  • Blogs

    March 31, 2010

    Houston Chronicle's Adoption Joke Falls Flat (Updated)

    ​Bloghouston noticed a brief correction on the Houston Chronicle website this morning: Many readers called to correctly point out that our April Fool's joke on Page D2 of Tuesday's Star section was insensitive and inappropriate. We agree and apologize. See story on Page E1.Well, that whetted the a ... More >>

  • Calendar

    March 25, 2010

    Stop the Presses

    What's next? Holographic newspapers?

  • News

    December 24, 2009

    Our Stars Have Arrived!

    We totally agree with the Chronicle's ideas on news judgment

  • Blogs

    December 16, 2009

    We Totally Agree With The Way The Chronicle Writes About Its Reporters

    ​As we noted earlier this week, nothing whatsoever was as important to the Houston Chronicle as the announcement of their new society reporters Sunday. Mayoral race? Texans victory? Meh.The Chron placed a huge photo on its front page, and even-huger photo on its feature-section front, and an equal ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 14, 2009

    The Single Most Important News Event Of The Weekend -- The Chronicle's New Society Writers

    ​You might be forgiven for thinking it was a big deal that Annise Parker won the mayor's race this weekend.That little episode was as nothing, in terms of loving column inches devoted to it, as the Houston Chronicle's announcement of its new team that will be covering Houston society ("such as it ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 6, 2009

    Whitney Casey, Giving It All Up For You

    Whitney Casey is fast turning into the gift that keeps on giving.We got an e-mail blast from "her people" today, touting the new book by the Houston Chronicle columnist and former Great Day Houston host."Relationships expert Whitney Casey, who has dated Lance Armstrong and Rocco DiSpirito, and was m ... More >>

  • News

    July 6, 2006

    Debate Club

    KTRH's shouter has a hissy fit

  • News

    January 19, 2006

    Bee Keepers

    A spelling bee brings out the stalkers

  • News

    April 28, 2005
  • News

    April 14, 2005

    What a Devil

    Evil triumphs at one church's Easter festival

  • News

    October 28, 2004

    The Blog Age

    Matt Mullenweg helps usher in the real information revolution, one Web log at a time

  • News

    June 10, 2004

    No PAL of Mine

    The doors indeed will close on a respected program