If you read weather updates on Facebook from the San Antonio Express-News, then you’re keenly aware that it’s summer and the forecaster is not happy about it. “There is no weather,” a typical forecast reads. “There is only this. Always this. Unchanging. Eternal. Forever. This.” Then there was this gem: “It’s mostly sunny and almost … Read more
This must be the first time in history when a comedian analyzed IRS tax records for nonprofits, uncovered unflattering news about the Miss America pageant, and boiled it all down in hilarious fashion. John Oliver is amazing.
I got to spend Sunday afternoon with members of the San Antonio Living History Association, who reenacted the historic battle of the Alamo and showed onlookers what life was like 177 years ago. This was pure heaven for history buffs.
When you work the weekend shift at a newspaper, you never know what you’re going to cover. Yesterday I witnessed a shy, hard-working girl named Caeley Cody win a record $112,000 at the San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo for her grand champion steer, Rabbit. But winning can be bittersweet.
Bracken Bat Cave, home to the largest concentration of mammals on the planet with 20 million Mexican free-tail bats, is opening up to the general public for a brief period. This is awesome. A few years ago, Jen and I saw the surreal exodus at dusk. So many bats fly out of the cave to … Read more
I’m assuming the other John Tedesco is Bad Spock because they both have goatees and a Vulcan death grip.
Wait for the Homer Simpson moment.
This video by the Texas Tribune was a creative way to give readers a sense of what it’s like in Austin during the first day of the 2011 Texas Legislative session.
Hard to believe Pete was born a year ago.
“You are the hottest garbage man I have ever seen.”