Daily Archives: October 18, 2003

Ferry crash

During one of the brief times that I got to do a little websurfing last week, I was shocked to read (via Making Light) that there had been a deadly crash involving the Staten Island Ferry. I took the Ferry … Continue reading Continue reading

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What’s the big secret?

Among the things that went down while I was off eating cheese and swilling champagne was the revelation that the folks behind the anti-Metro referendum group don’t want you to know who they are. Texans for True Mobility has declined … Continue reading Continue reading

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Rice makes it official

Rice has signed on the dotted line to join Conference USA, along with SMU and Tulsa, thus rejoining its former mates Houston and TCU. Rice University president Malcolm Gillis signed an agreement Friday with Conference USA, paving the way for … Continue reading Continue reading

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