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Scary Story With Mineral Wells As A Character

There’s a subreddit named NoSleep. Authors write short scary stories and people read with a suspension of disbelief. So what’s written is fiction, but people who comment pretend it’s real to add to some of the horror element. Recently I … Continue reading

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The best description of the different parts of Texas comes from the movie “Bernie”

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Question leads to awkward interruption during Starr interview

A lot of folks are applauding this local news station for airing this segment and good reporting. If anything, the local news should have uncovered everything that led up to this moment before ESPN. This was also the guy that … Continue reading

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Rare, Red Sprite Bursts Near Amarillo

Per Digg  – Sprites are large, flickering discharges triggered by the discharges of positive lightening between an underlying thundercloud and the ground. They are also very cool looking. Scott McPartland – Extreme Weather Photography (YouTube) – I managed to capture on … Continue reading

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Keep Sugar Land Weird

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This Texas High School Ump Is No Police Lieutenant Frank Drebin

MUST WATCH: after @JT_Morgan12 HR. WATCH UMP. So he couldn't see it to touch and get called out? #Playoffs #txhsbsb pic.twitter.com/vlsy6xrNpG — KIP (@kipwilliams15) May 9, 2016 The footage appears to show the first base umpire running over toward home … Continue reading

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RIP Aluminum Pan Man

Per Reddit: This happened in San Antonio, Texas last week during a storm we had. The guy under the aluminum pan was alright. His thought process was the pan would block the softball size hail we were getting. he didn’t think … Continue reading

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Texas Tornado Damage News Coverage Topped By A Dog Perched On A Riding Mower

Andrea Martinez, reporting for local news station KYTX, was assessing damage in Malakoff, Texas when she came across a very strange sight. Amidst the rubble and devastation, she discovered a totally relaxed funny dog, perched atop a lawnmower.

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McDonald’s is holding a contest for the official McDonald’s burger of Texas

If anything, I got a kick out of the graphic. www.mcdburgershowdown.com

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Fellow Texan Making Us Look Bad While in Nevada

Ricky Thornton, a 54-year-old mechanical contractor from Irving, is shown on video pointing a gun at a motorcyclist in Henderson, Nevada, while at a stoplight. Article and YouTube video

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This old video of two Texans being interviewed went viral yesterday

This was originally uploaded in October 2011 and it was all over the place yesterday. People love the accent and the gentle demeanour, but personally, I didn’t hear any accent at all. Heck, I felt like I was in Mineral … Continue reading

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Prosper High School Pep Rally

I just saw this over at LiberallyLean who stated that pep rallies aren’t what they used to be.  He couldn’t be more correct. Just when I thought people might be exaggerating how big high school football is in Texas, something … Continue reading

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