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Announcement: New issue of The End of Austin released

Summer’s here, which means that the latest issue of The End of Austin, has been published. Here’s what editor and American Studies professor Randy Lewis had to say about this issue: 95 more words


‘I turned down actor Chris Hemsworth’

Tara Pearson was in the middle of baking a long list of orders when Hemsworth phoned last Thursday wanting a dinosaur cake for his daughter’s birthday last Sunday. 179 more words


More scenes from the Battle of Barton Creek

It’s good to remember that Austinites of all ages took part in the Battle of Barton Creek. See previous recent Austin Found images from those crucial BC days in the 1970s, ’80s and ’90s 71 more words


Our Time in Texas

My neglect of this blog has been weighing on my soul like a kettle bell on my pinky toe for nearly two months. I realize my readers weren’t waiting with bated breath for an update, but for me, the experiences fade from my memory more quickly now. 860 more words


Why they fought the Battle of Barton Creek

The more we dug into the American-Statesman photo archives about Barton Creek, the more we found about why Austinites fought so hard to keep it pristine. 91 more words