Good, Bad and Ugly

Mental Disability in Death Penalty Cases, and a Spat in Pasadena: The Good, Bad and Ugly of the News

A lot can happen in a week. Some of it good. Some of it bad. Some of it downright ugly. When faced with intriguing developments in the week’s news, we turn to our rotating panel of “non-experts” to parse The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of it all. This week, our panel weighs in […]

GBU Panelists Group Shot - Roberts Mathew TameezA lot can happen in a week. Some of it good. Some of it bad. Some of it downright ugly. When faced with intriguing developments in the week's news, we turn to our rotating panel of "non-experts" to parse The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of it all.

This week, our panel weighs in on: the Supreme Court ruling Texas’ standard for mental disability in capital cases is unconstitutional and obsolete; Pasadena Mayor Johnny Isbell using a term with a Councilman Cody Ray Wheeler that Wheeler saw as offensive; and the debate over whether Houston or Austin should lay claim to an official state music museum.

This week’s panel includes:

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Michael Hagerty

Michael Hagerty

Senior Producer, Houston Matters

Michael Hagerty is the senior producer for Houston Matters. He's spent more than 20 years in public radio and television and dabbled in minor league baseball, spending four seasons as the public address announcer for the Reno Aces, the Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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