What the Peter Svarzbein Win Means

As you likely already know, Peter Svarzbein is the new District 1 representative at the El Paso City Council. Svarzbein won the runoff by 431 votes, out of 4,065 cast, according to the unofficial results. Historically, the runoff results mirror the Election Night results. It was Al Weisenberger’s election to lose and he lost it.… Read More What the Peter Svarzbein Win Means

Borderplex Consultant Apologizes for Cut-and-Paste Report and Refunds Money

In its continuing quest to erase the uniqueness that is El Paso, the Borderplex Alliance went out and hired an outside consultant to tell El Paso how to market itself for economic development. The report, released on June 2, 2015, has already stirred up controversy, according to Vic Kolenc at the El Paso Times. What… Read More Borderplex Consultant Apologizes for Cut-and-Paste Report and Refunds Money

How You Are Helping to Build the City you Will One Day Be Excluded From

My two articles last week focused on the impending economic doom of El Paso and the resulting tax increases. I believe that it has become obvious that the tax increases are needed because El Paso government officials have refused to acknowledge the ample evidence of economic strife and instead are hoping to spend their way… Read More How You Are Helping to Build the City you Will One Day Be Excluded From

The Only Truth that Matters: Hunt Doesn’t Want Red, White and Blue in His El Paso

As an immigrant I have learned that there are three things that define the United States: the red, white and blue, apple pie and the Super Bowl. Two of those are central to today’s events, and possibly in some households, apple pie, the third item on my list. Because of that, today I’m posting a… Read More The Only Truth that Matters: Hunt Doesn’t Want Red, White and Blue in His El Paso

El Paso Triple-A Team Name: Lessons in Marketing Success and Failures, Mostly Failures

And there you have it, the El Paso baseball team is the El Paso CHIHUAHUAS. If you thought the horde had any respect for El Pasoans by now I’m sure you’ve put that notion completely out of your mind. Whether you were hoping for the Aardvarks, or the Buckaroos or you just hated all of… Read More El Paso Triple-A Team Name: Lessons in Marketing Success and Failures, Mostly Failures

Election Season Starting: Stable of Useful Idiots Increased by One

As expected, the horde has begun to feel the sting of the “crazies”, not to mention the loss of their premier useful idiot Jaime Abeytia. Therefore they have conscripted a former blogger into their stable. On September 14, 2013, Jay Koester launched a new blog. You might remember how Jay Koester came to the online rescue… Read More Election Season Starting: Stable of Useful Idiots Increased by One

The Horde Propaganda, A Case Study and Naming the Team the Desert Gators

It is more than likely that the baseball team will be named the Desert Gators. Here is why. The invading horde’s naming the team scam gives the illusion that El Paso is solidly behind the ballpark fiasco. This scheme gives us an opportunity to see how a full-court public relations blitz, also known as propaganda… Read More The Horde Propaganda, A Case Study and Naming the Team the Desert Gators