Friday, November 17, 2017

This Houston Driver Started Dancing When Police Pulled Him Over

Posted By on Fri, Nov 17, 2017 at 12:17 PM

A Houston driver had an — ahem — entertaining arrest after he was pulled over for a traffic violation. Police attempted to stop the man, identified as Darrious Brown, but he decided to keep on driving onto the highway. He only stopped after he saw that police officers had put up spike...

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Popular Zombie Apocalypse Show Reportedly Filming in Texas

Posted By on Fri, Nov 17, 2017 at 10:31 AM

The apocalypse has arrived in Texas. Not really, but a spin-off of one of the most popular zombie apocalypse television shows has reportedly made its way to just north of Austin. Circulation of photos and online buzz has fans of "Fear the Walking Dead" believing that the show is being...

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Owner of Truck with Anti-Trump Sticker Believes Arrest on Unrelated Charges Was Retaliation

Posted By on Fri, Nov 17, 2017 at 9:28 AM

Just days after Ford Bend County Sheriff Troy Nehls posted a photo of a massive "Fuck Trump" sticker on a truck, the owner of that truck was arrested — but not for the reason Nehls suggested. In a now-deleted Facebook post, Nehls said he wanted to speak with the owner of...

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Thursday, November 16, 2017

Cornyn's New Bill Includes Incentives For Agencies Actually Following the Law

Posted By on Thu, Nov 16, 2017 at 2:24 PM

Texas Senator John Cornyn has followed through on his promise to write legislation that, essentially, bribes states and agencies to follow already-existing laws on updating background checks. The bipartisan bill, co-authored by South Carolina GOP Sen. Tim Scott and Connecticut Democrat Senators Chris Murphy and Richard Blumenthal, comes 11 days...

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This Texas Company Wants to Clone Your Dog

Posted By on Thu, Nov 16, 2017 at 1:04 PM

Dogs are seriously the best. They're always down to eat, they love you unconditionally and they're tons of fun to play with. You always have a buddy by your side if you have a pup, but just imagine if you could have two exact copies of that perfect dog you...

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UT Student Tells Police "You Can't Arrest Me!" — Still Gets Arrested

Posted By on Thu, Nov 16, 2017 at 12:12 PM

A University of Texas student was arrested last week and charged with DWI after allegedly crashing her car into a restaurant on The Drag, the university's strip of shops and restaurants. Austin's KXAN reports that 21-year-old Esther Shim, a junior in the College of Communication, crashed her vehicle into Poke...

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Community Struggles to Fund Rainbow Crosswalk on Main St.

Posted By on Thu, Nov 16, 2017 at 10:19 AM

In June, the San Antonio City Council approved a permanent Pride-themed rainbow crosswalk for the Main Avenue and Evergreen intersection — however, they'll only be paying half of the construction costs, which leaves District 1 residents with a $30,000 tab. In response to this hefty financial responsibility, James Poindexter launched a...

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Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Thomas J. Henry Wants You to Know That His Law Firm Exists

Posted By on Wed, Nov 15, 2017 at 3:59 PM

On Tuesday, Thomas J. Henry, the personal injury lawyer seen gazing stoically from billboards across San Antonio, held a press conference on the steps of the Bexar County Courthouse — a move usually reserved for elected county officials, not the head of a private law firm. In a statement...

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Gregg Popovich Reads and Responds to Feedback from Trump Tirades

Posted By on Wed, Nov 15, 2017 at 3:53 PM

Gregg Popovich actually cares about what y'all have to say about his savage criticism of Donald Trump. Well, maybe not cares, but he definitely reads the feedback he's received. Before Tuesday evening's game, the Spurs coach told reports that he reads letters responding to his comments and tries to respond...

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Houston-Area Sheriff Wants to Talk to Trump-Hating Driver

Posted By on Wed, Nov 15, 2017 at 3:12 PM

Updated 12:15 pm Thursday to reflect the driver speaking out and the sheriff deleting the post. Original story: In a now deleted Facebook post, Ford Bend County Sheriff Troy Nehls posted a photo of a sticker that had a very clear message for President Donald Trump and his supporters. Nehls...

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