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All’s Farrah In Love
Texas Monthly Magazine, by Skip Hollandsworth

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Posted By:StormCnter, 2/5/2014 2:38:06 PM

It was a Monday morning in mid-December at the Los Angeles County Superior Court, the day of closing arguments in the matter of the Board of Regents of the University of Texas System v. Ryan O’Neal, and the show was just minutes from getting under way. Outside the courtroom, the players milled about. O’Neal was strolling down the courthouse hallway in a navy blazer, an open-collared light-blue shirt, and dark pants. Seventy-two years old and still impossibly youthful, with only a touch of graying hair, he wore gold-rimmed sunglasses and held a plastic water bottle, which he wiggled before him

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I post this because some of you may enjoy a bit of Hollandsworth. He´s a Texas treasure.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: cjjeepercreeper, 2/5/2014 3:23:15 PM     (No. 9720787)

Very readable and interesting telling of this ongoing saga.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: shamrock, 2/5/2014 3:34:58 PM     (No. 9720802)

Thanks for posting, OP. I hadn´t heard of any of this so it was a nice diversion from non-stop politics. Dishing a little dirt now and then never hurt anyone.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: cmardh, 2/5/2014 3:58:23 PM     (No. 9720829)

A couple of thought here. One--the monogamous relationship. She died of anal cancer, most likely caused by a STD. Somebody was fooling around with somebody and it wasn´t, shall we say, conventional. And O´Neal´s testimony----geez people, he is an actor. How can the jury be so stupid?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: readaholic, 2/5/2014 5:04:02 PM     (No. 9720928)

#3 doesn´t know what caused her anal cancer, fer cryin´ out loud!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: cmardh, 2/5/2014 5:47:46 PM     (No. 9720974)

Look it up. Michael Douglas has a story to tell too. But it´s all about LOVE so it´s all good.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: texaspast, 2/5/2014 5:54:25 PM     (No. 9720982)

Texas Monthly is liberal, but they aren´t on a crusade - they are more ´old fashioned´ Texas liberal. TM has some EXCELLENT writers. Even on political stories they tell both sides of the story (even though you can usually tell which side the writer thinks is right). They do the best investigative and Texas-interest stories you can find. The two-part story on Michael Morton was about as good as it gets.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Safari Man, 2/5/2014 6:27:07 PM     (No. 9721030)

Normally I wouldn´t have stuck with an article this long on such a topic, but I wanted to understand the whole story.

Farrah´s roommate at UT (as least for part of the time) was my high school algebra teacher. (Anyone who went to Stratford High School in Houston will know who I am talking about). It would be very interesting to talk with her again (we were pretty good friends back then) and see what she thinks of this whole thing.


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Reply 8 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 2/5/2014 6:41:12 PM     (No. 9721054)

The truth will be obvious when Ryan sells the portrait.

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