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 involving wit, clarity and whatever else we feel like at the moment.
We wrote about Hemi, a rescue dog who wandered from his home and returned skinned alive, covered in blood, and then walked off to die.
We Believe Local Journalism is Critical to the Life of a City
Engaging with our readers is essential to the mission of the Houston Press. Make a financial contribution or sign up for a newsletter, and help us keep telling Houston’s stories with no paywalls.
Support Our Journalism
One reader summed up others' feelings.
To the caring family who adopted Hemi: I am so sorry for your pain. He was lucky to have found you, and I'm sure you were glad to have had the time you did with him. I better stop; it's not good to be a 53-year-old man and be seen at the office with tears running down his cheeks...