The paper was no cheerleader for the bond last time. In fact, they gave an insane amount of ink to the opposition brain trust (Ernie, Woody & the king of Smarm (Kimball.) They published hand-wringing editorials saying, "a good idea, but the wrong time" for a bond election. They ran headlines about the "Pipeline Danger at New High School." Meanwhile, the costs continue to rise, the kids continue to go to school in shoddy facilities but on Friday nights, their sports guys get to sit in a fancy press box and pretend that they are covering the Cowboys vs the Bears.