It’s so big that…

I was both kind of surprised and not surprised to discover that every two years the good folks at the Texas State Historical Association publish the Texas Almanac. This biennial beast clocks in at around 3 pounds and 700+ pages. Despite covering the history, geography, economy, agriculture, politics and demographics of just one state, it... Continue Reading →

Truths, Stereotypes & Sports

Gentle readers, by now I’m hoping that all of you have watched Cheer – the Netflix docu-series that follows the cheer team of Navarro College (a junior college in Corsicana, Texas, ~50 miles south of Dallas) to their 2019 competition at the Collegiate National Championship in Daytona, Florida. It’s a delightful look at the young... Continue Reading →

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