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This photo shared on Twitter shows litter washed up along the banks of the San Antonio river near Confluence Park.
San Antonio news hounds didn't just gravitate to political scandals and legislative food fights this week. Nope. Far from it.
's most-perused stories this week were as diverse as our readers, running the gamut from the permanent closure of Alamo Drafthouse's Westlakes location to Sen. Ted Cruz's big snooze during the presidential address.
Along the way, readers also checked out stories about a trash cleanup along a south-of-downtown stretch of the San Antonio River and local high schoolers kicking ass in shoe company Vans' nationwide art contest.
Here's how those stories stacked up in popularity. We even presented them in descending order, you know, to heighten the drama.