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The New Battle for the Alamo

February 15, 2017 Ryan Thorson 4

Beginning last Saturday, the Alamo once again became a battleground when members of the TNM Alamo Guard were prevented by the Alamo Complex Management from conducting their monthly memorial for the martyrs of the Texas Revolution. […]

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Texas is Tacos

February 11, 2017 Noah Smithwick 0

Texas is many things: the Alamo, armadillos, Willie Nelson, and pecan pie.  However, one thing stands out, more so than other cultural emblems associated with the Lone Star State: Texas is tacos. Whether you like […]

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Last Man: Remembering Gene Cernan

January 17, 2017 Ryan Thorson 0

January 16, 2017, one of the space program’s brightest stars fell from the sky, and Texas lost one of its most distinguished citizens. Eugene Cernan, known to most as the last Astronaut to touch the […]

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The Journey of Vasile Bolos

January 16, 2017 Ryan Thorson 0

It’s interesting how we decide which events make the cut of history. Larger events see print, while the smaller moments tend to slip into obscurity. However, not all of the quieter endeavors are unworthy of […]

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