The convention center has moved to the front of the MAPS 3 pack, but not without some controversy.
News Clifton Adcock
The Oklahoma City Council approved two major MAPS 3 measures at its July
5 meeting, despite requests to delay consideration of the items by a
councilman unable to attend the meeting and harsh criticism from other
Commentary Kate Richey
The job market in Oklahoma is considerably better than in most other
states, but its employment situation remains bleak for
African-Americans. The unemployment rate for black workers in Oklahoma
City last year was nearly 13 percent, almost double the rate for the
city’s white workers.
Television series Rod Lott
Four of the finest hours of entertainment this year can be found in The Crimson Petal and the White, an
enchanting, seductive BBC miniseries based on Michel Faber’s
best-selling novel. Set in London of 1874, in a time of cholera, it is,
as co-star Chris O’Dowd (Bridesmaids) states in a bonus interview, “a love story almost entirely bereft of love.”