David Theis

  • Killing Kid Care

    EDITOR’S NOTE: In a previous version of this story, the Observer stated that KTRK reporter Wayne Dolcefino failed to retract an erroneous reports that Kid […] Full Story

  • Review

    In a 1981 Paris Review interview, Donald Barthelme averred that his life’s story “would not sustain a person’s attention for a moment.” Perhaps he […] Full Story

  • The Man Without a Middle

    If you’re one of those people who grumbles that nobody in Hollywood takes chances anymore, take a moment to consider the cases of director […] Full Story

  • A Quiet Life, but Not Desperate

    I wonder how many residents of Gonzales, Texas, are aware that a luminous work of art has been created on the streets of their […] Full Story

  • Misfortunate Son

    Has anyone ever been more fascinating on account of his limitations, rather than his strengths, than George W. Bush has? The unreflective gut-player has […] Full Story

  • Killing Kid Care

    EDITOR’S NOTE: In a previous version of this story, the Observer stated that KTRK reporter Wayne Dolcefino failed to retract an erroneous reports that Kid […] Full Story

  • Review

    In a 1981 Paris Review interview, Donald Barthelme averred that his life’s story “would not sustain a person’s attention for a moment.” Perhaps he […] Full Story

  • The Man Without a Middle

    If you’re one of those people who grumbles that nobody in Hollywood takes chances anymore, take a moment to consider the cases of director […] Full Story

  • A Quiet Life, but Not Desperate

    I wonder how many residents of Gonzales, Texas, are aware that a luminous work of art has been created on the streets of their […] Full Story

  • Misfortunate Son

    Has anyone ever been more fascinating on account of his limitations, rather than his strengths, than George W. Bush has? The unreflective gut-player has […] Full Story