The Spin
A tongue in cheek review of the news published this week regarding Wise County.
Normally posted every Sunday before 10:00 p.m. unless I'm lazy.
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For the week ending 6/27/09
This Week's Overall News Theme:  Curve Ball

The Story Three Wichita Falls murder suspects are arrested outside Decatur after a stop by a local trooper (who was not named in the story, and is probably very angry for not getting his street cred.)

)News worthiness (1 to 5)
The Spin Obviously, just another example of racial profiling.

The Story Our congressional rep, Kay Granger, makes an appearance at a Wise County ranch to talk about water.
News worthiness *
The Spin "If that local paper isn't here to cover this and give me a little pub,  I'm soooooo gonna work on redistricting. You can't even get a martini in this place," said a Fake Kay Granger.

The Story
News worthiness **
The Spin  What? Taking your taxpayer money so that the government can care for children of others? If we don't stop this Obama Socialism, the next thing you know Bridgeport will have the best set of teachers in Wise County..

The Story Texas' best softball  pitcher (who hails from Wise County) announces she'll leave the Evil Empire but doesn't say why.
News worthiness **
The Spin You're the star pitcher for the University of Texas as a sophomore, and you're going to pack up and leave? Something is going on. Big time.

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