Dave Mann

Dave Mann
Dave Mann has been with the Observer since 2003. Before that, he worked as a reporter in Fort Worth and Washington, D.C. He was born and raised in Philadelphia. He thinks border collies are the world’s greatest dogs, and believes in the nourishing powers of pickup basketball.

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The More Things Change…

by Dave Mann | Thu, Nov 13, 2014 at 14:21 CST
Blogs, The Contrarian

Welcome, Chris Hooks

The 2014 election is shaping up as one to remember in Texas, even by our high standards. Kinky Friedman is back on the ballot—oh, how we missed him—Ted Nugent is serving as treasurer for agriculture commissioner hopeful Sid Miller, and … Read More

Wendy Davis speaking
Blogs, The Contrarian

Wendy Davis’ Media Fail

The campaign’s mismanagement of the press is damaging Davis' candidacy.

The Wendy Davis campaign’s mismanagement of the press is damaging her candidacy. Read More