Category Archives: Texas

Another day in Paradise for me…not so much for others

We landed at Kailua-Kona airport yesterday, which means I can finally cross Hawaii off my bucket list. Erin and a friend are here for a medical conference…and the spouses are… Read more »

Old enough to die for your country…but not old enough to smoke?

Metro Health is surveying residents now about raising the legal age to buy tobacco products to 21 from 18 in order to discourage people from getting hooked at an early… Read more »

“I am more fearful of large gatherings of white men….”

Mayor Mike Rawlings of Dallas, the ninth-largest city in the country, said he is “more fearful” of armed white men than of alleged ISIS moles posing as Syrian refugees during… Read more »

Everyone hates government oversight…until it’s desperately needed

Houston left with a toxic mess as Trump relaxes rules https://t.co/q9ohYIQGO8 pic.twitter.com/LcVScfxqU2 — POLITICO (@politico) September 2, 2017 Explosions and fires at a Houston-area chemical plant triggered an evacuation Thursday… Read more »

Hindsight is always 20/20

Over the past few days, I’ve heard a few Very Serious People © criticize Houston’s Mayor, Sylvester Turner, for not evacuating the city prior to Hurricane Harvey wreaking havoc upon… Read more »

“‘Facts matter,’ Sen. Ted Cruz said, while pushing falsehoods”

Ted Cruz calls Chris Christie "desperate" as he doubles down on Sandy hypocrisy https://t.co/MlySCdf8K8 pic.twitter.com/PgjMhRskck — HuffPost (@HuffPost) August 31, 2017 Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) hit back at New Jersey… Read more »