Michael Davis

  • Blogs

    October 16, 2012

    Obama Mural Defaced Once Again, But You Cannot Kill It

    Uh-oh, did we just put "Obama" and "kill" in the same line? We'll expect our Secret Service call any day now. The Breakfast Klub's eye-catching Obama mural by Reginald Adams, which has been attracting attention at Alabama and Travis since 2008, has been defaced yet again. It should be used to such ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 18, 2009

    Guilty Plea In The Trial Of Texans Involved In GOP Convention Protests

    Photo by Zack AkukumbaWe've written before about the tangled set of circumstances revolving around Brandon Darby, a Pasadena native who was an FBI informant on a group staging protests at last year's GOP convention.Darby Darby has become a villain to the left. He was a key piece of the case against ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 2, 2009

    Jury's Still Out On The Houston Radicals (And Informant) Who Tried To Bomb The GOP Convention

    Texas-style radical politics took center stage last week at Minnesota's Federal district court in Minneapolis, as a trial which has involved anarchists, death threats and bomb-sniffing dogs paused Friday with a deadlocked jury. David Guy McKay, of Austin, faces up to ten years in federal prison, for ... More >>

  • Film

    September 6, 2007

    Shoot 'Em Up

    Shoot 'Em Up proves that its star could have been a killer Bond

  • Music

    June 17, 2004

    Spreading the Jams

    There'll never be another MC5, but Wayne Kramer will settle for 3

  • Music

    July 18, 2002

    The Real Motor City Madman

    Former MC5 guitarist Wayne Kramer is still kicking out the jams

  • News

    December 14, 2000

    The Big Score

    A roving band of young men took to the streets of Montrose, committing more than 20 armed robberies in one week, police say. One guy was shot. No one was killed. A lot of people were terrified. Most times, the robbers' "loot" was a couple of bucks.

  • News

    May 6, 1999
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    November 5, 1998
  • News

    July 24, 1997

    Death of an Informant

    Donald Chaline died as he had lived: in a tangle of crime, alcohol and mystery.