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Shelley Sekula-Gibbs

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    December 30, 2009

    The Five Most Entertaining City Council Members Of The Decade

    Photo courtesy GHCVB​Thanks to term limits, turnover among Houston city council members is fairly regular, and institutional memory be damned. But an ever-fresh supply of new meat means that at least some of that meat will be highly flavorful.This decade didn't disappoint when it comes to that asp ... More >>

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    October 29, 2008

    The 2008 Voting Charts: U.S. House District 22

    Congressional District 22, even after a few years, still contains the strong stench of Tom DeLay. Not to mention his hapless successor, Shelley Sekula-Gibbs, known forever to readers of the popular Wonkette blog as "Dracula Cunt" after we noted how she had received a write-in vote (that counted!) un ... More >>

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    May 8, 2008
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    November 22, 2007

    Turkeys of the Year: Honor Roll

    Shelley Sekula-Gibbs, Tom DeLay, Janet Jackson and Tom DeLay again

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    November 22, 2007

    2007 Turkeys of the Year

    Priscilla Slade is the biggest gobbler of them all

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    February 23, 2007

    Ask, and Ye Shall Receive

    www.sekulagibbsforcongress.com There's just something so very D.C. about her. Over at Off the Kuff, Charles Kuffner has plans to interview the candidates vying for the City Council seat vacated by Shelley Sekula-Gibbs, and he's asked his readers to offer up some suggested questions. We've got a f ... More >>

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    January 17, 2007

    Vaginus Transylvanius

    www.sekulagibbsforcongress.com She definitely became known as a D.C. politician. Every great journalist has that one story, that pice de resistance that makes his or her career. Rachel Carson had Silent Spring. Sy Hersh had the Mai Lai massacre. Woodward and Bernstein had Watergate. And our ve ... More >>

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    December 13, 2006

    Bad Spell

    www.sekulagibbsforcongress.com There are at least four ways to spell Kelly's, er, Shelley's name. Miya Shay, the political reporter for Channel 13, has a lively blog that's often worth checking in on. A few days ago (hey, we don't read it daily) she had an item about council member Pam Holm, wh ... More >>

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    December 7, 2006
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    November 30, 2006

    Conflict of Interest

    A gay Republican for City Council?

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    November 23, 2006

    Online Fun

    You, too, can patrol our borders

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    November 23, 2006

    Turkeys of the Year

    The 2006 Collectors Edition

  • Blogs

    November 7, 2006

    Democracy Watch

    Bell: Kicking it Intercontinental You've done your civic duty, and now it's time to see if your guy or gal is going pull through tonight. If you want to scream for your candidate with like-minded voters, rather than sit through "Decision 2006" coverage at home, you've got options after the polls ... More >>

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    October 31, 2006

    Hell to the Chief!

    Photos by Steven Devadanam for HouStoned Images Ltd., Ulmtd. A multi-tasking protestor denounces prison torture while modeling an excellent Halloween costume. As you know, the Leader of the Free World held court at the Sugar Land Regional Airport yesterday, stumping for one Shelley Sekula-Gibbs ... More >>

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    October 24, 2006

    Make That Elephant a Guinness!

    Photos by Steven Devadanam for HouStoned Images Ltd., Ulmtd. The Kid hammed it up for the camera, like a true star... You may have heard that the Houston Zoo is looking for help in naming its newborn elephant, whom staffers say currently goes by "The Kid." Starting today, you can vote on a name ... More >>

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    October 23, 2006
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    December 22, 2005

    Losing Ugly

    Remember when we praised City Hall? Forget it.

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    November 24, 2005

    Winning Ugly

    Don't ask how, but the city made a good move

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    June 23, 2005

    Got Your Health

    How much more can you cut?

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    May 12, 2005

    Got a Light?

    All kidding aside, why smoking may be good for Houston

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    October 21, 2004

    Dance Fever

    HISD kills a reality show on high school dancers

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    August 26, 2004

    Signs of Ignorance

    Just chop 'em where it says "Do Not Chop," boys

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    January 15, 2004

    Moving Target

    The city is rolling out the welcome mat for CITGO. But many workers want the company to get lost.

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    January 8, 2004

    Double Bogey

    A young parks worker gets caught up in a contractor's sweetheart deal

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    September 4, 2003

    Chop Talk

    Houston remains embroiled in what to do about Memorial Park

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    July 3, 2003
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    June 19, 2003

    Dueling Docs

    The city's top MDs collide, but the mayor sides with Shelley

  • Best of Houston

    September 26, 2002

    Best Gadfly

    Houston City Councilwoman Shelley Sekula-Gibbs

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    September 5, 2002

    Thrown for a Loop

    Plus: Hot Topic, Shooting Fish?, Sympathy - Not

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    September 5, 2002

    Myths and Legends

    The officers didn't know, their supervisors didn't know, the police chief didn't know. Oh, tell me another one. Tell me a Kmart story, please.

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    August 22, 2002

    Adept Ada

    Edwards draws raves in her inaugural year on council

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    August 22, 2002

    Overdose

    Dr. Shelley's new operating room reveals the worst and best of a City Council under term limits

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