Sunday, June 30, 2013

Sunday Comic: The Adventures of Pizza and Myrtle

Posted By on Sun, Jun 30, 2013 at 6:07 PM

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Ask Aliyah: The Office Slob is Not Your Problem

Posted By on Sun, Jun 30, 2013 at 11:42 AM

Dear Aliyah, I work in a professional field, yet a casual office atmosphere. I enjoy my job and appreciate my co-workers but a couple of people’s choice of clothing is getting under my skin. In fact, the pair in question happen to be married and each wear atrocious...

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SA Scorpions win 4-1 at Ft. Lauderdale, and could win it all

Posted By on Sun, Jun 30, 2013 at 12:34 AM

SA Scorpions' defender Blake Wagner (#13) being marked by Ft. Lauderdale Strikers' Jesús Chávez (photo courtesy of nasl.com) Just a few games ago, the SA Scorpions were near the bottom of the North American Soccer League standings. After soundly beating last-placed Ft. Lauderdale Strikers 4-1 at St. Petersburg,...

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Saturday, June 29, 2013

A History of Pride Celebrations in San Antonio

Posted By on Sat, Jun 29, 2013 at 5:09 PM

Cheer Dallas at San Antonio Pride Parade, 1998 This year’s Pride month has pretty much been the best ever for the LBGTQ community, with the striking down of DOMA and California’s Prop 8 being dismissed, but it’s also a landmark year for Pride San Antonio as they celebrate...

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Friday, June 28, 2013

Brazilians pissed about the 2014 World Cup

Posted By on Fri, Jun 28, 2013 at 5:21 PM

Shortly before the start of the Confederations Cup (the soccer tournament with the champions of the different continents one year before the World Cup), Brazilian filmmaker Carla Dauden posted a short video that went viral: No, I'm Not Going to the World Cup. Shortly after, Brazil exploded: reportedly,...

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Thursday, June 27, 2013

Perry Attacks Davis At Anti-Abortion Convention

Posted By on Thu, Jun 27, 2013 at 6:03 PM

Standing before his anti-abortion cadre, Gov. Rick Perry took the opportunity to bash Sen. Wendy Davis and the hundreds of Texas citizens who came to the Capitol to protest a dead (for now) abortion bill. As everyone with an Internet connection knows, Davis successfully launched an epic 13-hour filibuster earlier...

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Meet and Geek with Geekdom

Posted By on Thu, Jun 27, 2013 at 4:09 PM

Geekdom is a new kind of collaborative coworking space where entrepreneurs, technologists, developers, makers & creatives help build businesses and other cool things together. It has 500+ members, and has the goal of improving networking among members. For this reason, Geekdom is hosting a Meet and Geek! Think speed...

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Wednesday, June 26, 2013

This is What Happens when You Google the Word 'gay' Today

Posted By on Wed, Jun 26, 2013 at 1:25 PM

DOMA was struck down by SCOTUS and Prop8 was dismissed this morning. Celebrate with our Pride issue, out today!...

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Anti-Abortion Bill Dies After Senate Filibuster

Posted By on Wed, Jun 26, 2013 at 7:58 AM

Sen. Wendy Davis (D-Forth Worth) successfully filibusters a sweeping anti-abortion bill. Photo by Mary Tuma. *UPDATE* This afternoon, Gov. Rick Perry called a second special session to take up abortion- related legislation once again Related: Filibuster by Democratic Senator Kills the Anti-Abortion Bill Live Tweeting #TXLege Abortion Bills...

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Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Filibuster by Democratic Senator Kills the Anti-Abortion Bill

Posted By on Tue, Jun 25, 2013 at 2:47 PM

**UPDATE** 3:05 a.m. Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst officially tells Texas Senate that "Senate bill 5 cannot be signed in the presence of the senate." He adds, "See you soon." 2:20 a.m. Lt. Gov., in the Capitol rotunda, says #SB5 has died. It did not pass the Senate. Still awaiting an...

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