Monthly Archives: August 2011

Disappointing Mindset

[Author’s note:  If you are a college freshman or the parent of one, here is a pretty good blog entry on setting up your freshman year/college career. It came from last year, and it’s something I’ll dig up in three years. … Continue reading

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It Figures.

And now? The Aggies can’t even leave. Yet. Doesn’t matter. They’re as good as gone when the SEC figures out who else they can poach. My first guess is N.C. State, another alienated school needing cash. I’m told there is … Continue reading

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I’d Leave, Too!

OK, gotta discuss this. The highest paid state employee in all of Texas is… Nope. How about Giuseppe N. Colasurdo, M.D.–President of The University of Texas Health Science Center? …not even close. Yep! Mack Brown. Head football coach of the University … Continue reading

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Back in the Day…

Sometimes you need to look back a little to understand just how forward we all are. I once read an article in The Onion, where I get all my news, that spoke about Google renaming itself “The Google” to appeal … Continue reading

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Head + Sand = Marginal

photo from wallygrom (very busy at work) Again, it all seems to start in Texas. That’s why Molly Ivins called the Texas legislature the National Laboratory for Bad Ideas. Bad ideas migrate up (and in this case, east). Congress wants to … Continue reading

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