Daily Archives: March 17, 2012

Saturday video break: I’m Free

Song #77 on the Popdose Top 100 Covers list is “I’m Free”, originally by the Rolling Stones, and covered by the Soup Dragons. Here’s the original: Am I the only one who remembers that early days Bloom County comic in … Continue reading

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Texas will be relevant to the GOP nomination circus after all

After Mitt Romney’s unimpressive showing on Tuesday, the race for the GOP Presidential nomination continues to slog on with no clear end in sight. Which is good news, I guess, if you’re a Texas Republican because it means that your … Continue reading

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There’s an app for binge drinking

There will be, anyway. And it’s not what you’re thinking because it’s the TABC that’s developing it. As college students from across the nation head to Texas beaches for spring break, the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission is already making plans … Continue reading

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It’s not so easy being green

For cities, anyway, at this time. College Station, the maroon-hued home of Texas A&M University, is finding it is not easy being green. Four years after launching an ambitious local effort to fight global warming, city leaders say their high … Continue reading

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