Date: Wed, 8 Nov 1995 15:42:00 -0600 From: Katherine Catmull Subject: Re: Funny Names for Newspapers The local Austin American-Statesman is known in some circles as the Austin Real Estatesman because of their relentless boosting of all that is dear to local land developers. About half the city is pleased with said boosting and half is enraged by it. Texas journalists refer to the Dallas Morning Snooze (Morning News, and it is pretty dull) and the Fort Worth Startlegram (Star-Telegram). Kate Catmull kate[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]