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Will Barack Obama's unexpected late night visit from ex-Presidents Bush Sr., Bush Jr., Clinton, Ford, Reagan and Carter help him sort out the difficulties that face the Consumer Financial Protection Agency? Probably not, but you could laugh along at the sleepless president. And...
What does Romney's former Hotmail Inbox have in store for you? Idea for a swimming pool in an eight-story parking garage here, rooftop infant car seats there . . . well, you get the picture. The Huff Post Comedy department has done Mitt Romney a favor: they've compiled a list of...
Did you witness the Venus transit? Over the last few days, Venus passed right in front of the sun. The planet was visible for nearly 7 hours (depending on where you live) as it made its track across the sky. According to the EarthSky.org , this is the last time the event will...
Did you witness the Venus transit? Over the last few days, Venus passed right in front of the sun. The planet was visible for nearly 7 hours (depending on where you live) as it made its track across the sky. According to the EarthSky.org , this is the last time the event will...
The highly-anticipated lineup for the 2012 Austin City Limits Music Festival has been released, and it brings to the Capital City a wealth of rockers, a few indie surprises, and a bevy of Rock and Roll Hall of Famers sure to bring big crowds. Set to take the stage are The Black...
Welcome to the first episode of Fast Foodies, we dive into the growing community of Austin's Food Trailers, getting to know the cooks, the patrons, and the signature dishes that make these can't-miss Capital City eateries. For our inaugural culinary adventure, we sat down with...
Last week our listeners selected the Vista Ridge High School Choir to represent Austin and sing on stage with Foreigner. Here’s a video of their performance at the Backyard: http://classroom.leanderisd.org/webs/vrhs.choir/home.htm
Last night, popular public radio program This American Life took to movie screens worldwide, with a simulcast screening that aired in theaters across 2 continents. The event featured performances from Tig Notaro, David Sedaris, David Rakoff, and one of our all-time favorites,...
A couple of weeks ago, I was unable to make the second bracket of the Munch Madness Taco Challenge from Austin Food Challenge (you can check out our coverage of the Austin Food & Wine Festival here , which happened the same weekend). Below is the updated bracket as well as...