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Amanda and Almir Go to Austin

We took a break from the house for the last few days and headed down to Austin for a good friends wedding. We arrived early on Thursday afternoon, checked into our hotel then went straight to downtown to start exploring. 380 more words

Our Lives

Public Pisser Imprisoned

Who hasn’t been caught short at times, especially after a drink – desperate for a pee and no toilet in sight ?

Times like these there’s only one thing to do… 40 more words


When You've Gotta Go, Don't Do It On The Alamo -- Unless You Like Jail

We’ve all been there — that pressing urge like no other, where your bladder might as well be the Goodyear blimp, insisting you pay attention to its large size and presence and go ahead and micturate already. 166 more words

Remember Not To Pee On The Alamo

A Texas man was sentenced to 18 months in prison on Monday for urinating on the Alamo shrine in 2012.

Daniel Athens, 23, is not eligible for parole, and will serve the entirety of this sentence as well as pay $4,000 in restitution, The Smoking Gun… 61 more words

Things free men say

On 6 March 1836 after 13 days of fighting, the siege of the Alamo ended when Santa Anna’s Mexican army of 3,000 defeated, overran, and killed the 189 Texas volunteers. 155 more words

American Commentary

Springtime in the River City...Lovely San Antonio, Texas

Last week, I spent three days in beautiful San Antonio, Texas.  This was my fourth visit to the River City.  The weather was ideal–sunny with temps in the 70s and, thankfully, no sign of any pesky mosquitos!  215 more words

The Alamo & San Antonio Riverwalk

This past week I was fortunate enough to be able to visit The Alamo and the San Antonio Riverwalk. I was able to spend four wonderful days in the city of San Antonio and enjoyed the festivities that led up to the Fiesta. 805 more words