IN JUNE, CHRONICLE columnist and editorialist Lisa Gray went nuclear on Port Aransas and our state. Why? For daring to invite tourists to Texas beaches back in '79 while the Ixtoc I well was still spewing fossil fuel into the Gulf of Mexico. In this excerpt, savor her indignation, her sarcasm, her scorn, her mockery, her rage:
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NOT LONG ago, the Chronicle's lead editorialist, Ms. Lisa Gray, luxuriated in righteous anger about how the folks in Port Aransas, themselves, were insufficiently angry about the thirty-one-year-old Ixtoc I oil spill. By her account, only two people measured up -- her own sweet, clever self (natch) and . . .
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