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ATX Brainwashed Me

So I haven’t been writing, and I have a very good reason (that is actually a terrible reason): I’ve been working. And while it hasn’t been that long since I’ve started working, I’ve felt… 279 more words


Texas Thuesday: La Barbecue

If you’re trying to decide where to go for BBQ, you’ve come to the right place. I know the choice has usually been Franklin (rightly so), but I believe I’ve… 279 more words


Texas Thuesday: Vintage Heart Coffee

Three words: Iced Vanilla Latte.

Before you coffee snobs roll your eyes at me, go have one and then you can tell me that I’m dumb. 313 more words

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Texas Thuesday: Pieous

I remember the first time I heard about Pieous. It was from my friend Jaime, and I feel like she told me that:
1) They make their own pastrami and 2) They import their water from Brooklyn. 299 more words


Contempt case reopened against Perry prosecutor

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The special prosecutor who secured two felony abuse of power indictments against Gov. Rick Perry is facing his own legal problems after a decision by Texas’ highest criminal court to renew a contempt of court case against him. 490 more words


Crews rescue driver in West Austin rollover wreck

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Firefighters kept busy early Friday morning after a car drove off the road and rolled down a 30-foot embankment in West Austin. It happened near Lost Creek Boulevard at 1008 South Capital of Texas Highway. 188 more words


Flash flooding problems come easily with saturated soil

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Early Friday morning, 1 inch of rain fell over West Austin during the period of an hour. In Jollyville, that area saw 2.65 inches in an hour. 431 more words