Some people may think that King Of The Hill is a hilarious bit of hyperbole that lampoons life in Texas. Those people don't live here. This show is as real as it gets. I suspect it may be a documentary. Hell, I think I may be related to a few of the regulars on the show.
Enter a story from today's news here in my home town: "An apparent comment about a hat is to blame for a shooting Friday afternoon in the San Jacinto area of Amarillo." Yes. A comment about a hat. You can read the whole, brief account here.