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Dave Lieber
Works at The Dallas Morning News
Attended University of Pennsylvania
Lives in Yankee Cowboy Ranch, Texas
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NEW by me: Shark Tank's Daymond John is a no-show at his 'Success Formula' business seminars. I went. What happened? http://www.dallasnews.com/news/watchdog/2016/09/29/daymond-john-abc-shark-tank-host-business-seminars
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Corporate denial. Lawyers' greed. Cutting consumer rights. And unnecessary secrecy. My story on the tuna lawsuit. http://www.dallasnews.com/investigations/watchdog/20160922-sorry-charlie-starkist-hopes-you-ll-forget-the-class-action-lawsuit-for-underfilling-tuna-cans.ece #StarKist @StarKistCharlie
Today I attempt to destroy the character and chances of a certain presidential candidate.
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Twenty years ago, Brad Bradley, then Southlake's municipal judge, invited me to breakfast. I had no outstanding traffic tickets, which is his...
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I'll be talking about Tarek and Christina of HGTV's Flip or Flop investment seminars on @NBCDFW around 11:20 am today - Monday
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Catch up with The Watchdog's latest stories here -- http://beta.dallasnews.com/news/watchdog
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WATCH: Talking with @MarcFeinNBC5 about why your property taxes have gone crazy. There's a solution. https://youtu.be/BHvmIG0mI_c
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Watch: Where's my tuna money? Amazing class-action lawsuit involving StarKist deception. Talking with @MarcFeinNBC5 https://youtu.be/cU0Olqi7AnQ
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Not too late. Throwing a party Sun nite. You're invited. A few tickets left. Folks say our parties are always the best. Texas country music & dinner - at Marq at Southlake. Fun-raiser for our children's camp fund. Details at www.summersanta.org. Celebratin' 20 years!
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Today I attempt to destroy the character and chances of a certain presidential candidate.
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Thank you @NBCDFW for helping us get the word out for our Sun nite fun-raiser. www.summersanta.org
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[TAKE ACTION] New technology may not be perfect, but right now I need to see a real reduction in the obnoxious robocalls that interrupt my day and introduce me to scammers. The phone companies should be taking the lead, not making excuses.
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NEW My latest: HGTV's 'Flip or Flop' hosts risk popularity with high-pressure investment seminars http://beta.dallasnews.com/news/watchdog/2016/09/16/watchdog-hgtv-tarek-christina-risk-popularity-investment-seminars via +The Dallas Morning News
On his HGTV Flip or Flop show, Tarek El Moussa tools around town from one busted house to the next in an expensive Range Rover. He acts like a...
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Crusading columnist/Dallas Morning News. NBC5 contributor. Popular comedy and storytelling speaker who entertains, educates and enlightens audiences in person, in print & online. Watch my TED video • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Bo3dpVb5jw
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   For more than 35 years, Dave Lieber, a humorist, storyteller, keynote and motivational speaker, has used stories to help change our world. Dave works as The Watchdog columnist at The Dallas Morning News. Dave is a Certified Speaking Professional.

   In 2012, he won local, state and national journalism awards for his columns. He's also won the Katie Award from the Dallas Press Club as the Best Columnist in the U.S. Southwest.

   He is co-founder of one of North Texas’ largest children’s charities, Summer Santa, which serves thousands of children each year through a volunteer service that has no office or paid staff.

   His work for Summer Santa earned him the Will Rogers Humanitarian Award which goes to the U.S. newspaper columnist whose work produces positive effects on the lives of readers.

   He is the author of five books. His latest is BAD DAD. He has also written the popular Dave Lieber’s Watchdog Nation, which is the winner of the 2009 Next Generation Indie Book Award for Social Change and the winner of the National Best Books 2009 Award for Social Change. The 2015 edition of this ground-breaking book teaches you tips, tools and strategies to bite back when businesses and scammers do you wrong. In addition, his popular The Dog of My Nightmares: Stories by Texas Columnist Dave Lieber, is now in its fifth printing. With almost 30,000 copies sold, the publisher has released The Dog of My Nightmares as a CD audio book version.

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A columnist who tells stories that help people. A speaker who works every day to entertain, educate and enlighten audiences across North America.
Education
  • University of Pennsylvania
    American Civilization, 1975 - 1979
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Male
Other names
The Yankee Cowboy
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Crusading columnist/Dallas Morning News. Popular comedy and storytelling speaker who entertains, educates and enlightens audiences in person, in print & online.
Skills
Dave earned his Certified Speaking Professional. The CSP is the speaking profession’s international measure of professional platform competence. Only the top 10 percent of speakers earn this credential.
Employment
  • The Dallas Morning News
    The Watchdog Columnist, 2013 - present
    Writes one of America's last investigative news columns, exposing wrongdoing and right-doing in businesses and governments. Column appears Fridays and Sundays in the newspaper and 24/7 on www.DallasNews.com/watchdog
  • Yankee Cowboy Publishing
    President/Speaker/Author, 2003 - 2015
  • WatchdogNation.com
    Founder/Leader, 2008 - 2013
  • Fort Worth Star-Telegram
    Investigative columnist, 1993 - 2013
  • The Philadelphia Inquirer
    Staff Writer, 1983 - 1993
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Yankee Cowboy Ranch, Texas
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1-800-557-8166
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Yankee Cowboy Publishing, PO Box 123, Keller, TX 76244-0123
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Finally found after many, many years in Texas a local air conditioning company I can fully trust.
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