Category Archives: Texas

They say all advertising is good advertising

A Texas plumber traded in his black Ford F-250 pickup truck at a Houston dealership and it ends up on the front lines of the Syrian civil war, operated by terrorist fighters.  His plumbing company has been bombarded with threats after a … Continue reading

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Politically-Challenged: Texas Tech Edition

Texas Tech’s new student political organization PoliTech goes to campus to see how much our students know about their nation’s politics! You might be surprised. [Hat-tip LiberallyLean.com]

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Where people who live in Texas were born

Texas is growing rapidly. The Texas-born population is itself booming, and additionally there is migration from all over the nation and a steady rise in an already large immigrant population. The net impact is that fewer Texas residents are natives … Continue reading

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Gov Good Hair Looking Like Neo From ‘The Matrix’

Rick Perry Is Driving Around In A Tesla Taunting California

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North Texas husband and wife have died when their vehicles collided head-on

ODELL, Texas (AP) — A North Texas husband and wife have died when their vehicles collided head-on near where both work. The Texas Department of Public Safety says the crash happened around midmorning Wednesday 3 miles west of Odell (oh-DEL’), … Continue reading

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How did the mayor of Mineral Wells celebrate the tax passage that will help renovate the Baker Hotel?

Dressed up as Doc Brown and riding to the Baker in a DeLorean modeled from Back to the Future, of course. “Doc Brown,” aka Mineral Wells Mayor Mike Allen, arrives at the Baker Hotel in a DeLorean with police escort … Continue reading

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Football’s Risks Sink In, Even in Heart of Texas

Here’s a piece from the NY Times about how Marshall ISD changed seventh-grade tackle football to flag-football. Amid widespread and growing concerns about the physical dangers of the sport, the school board here approved plans in February to shut down the district’s … Continue reading

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Stop the presses – Gov Rick Perry Gives Up on Boots

And — perhaps most surprising to those who’ve paired his take-no-prisoners governing style with the image of a Western roughrider — he’s ditched his trademark cowboy boots for comfortable plain black shoes, once and for all. “My feet are really … Continue reading

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They should have hired a better marketing consultant

I’m afraid most people think Irritable Bowl Syndrome when they hear IBS. Link

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Typical Texas Conservative Commercial

  Display of Texas flag   Portray Washington as the enemy, use menacing background music   State you are a fighter   Show image of Reagan, use uplifting background music   Show traditional white family   Display of faith   … Continue reading

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A local church encourages you to ‘Vote Under God’

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There is still no new Longhorn head football coach

Longhorn Humor

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