A City's Shame: Inflatable Gorillas
The Houston City Council, having solved every other conceivable problem -- be it Ike-related or not -- is now tackling the important issues.
Like giant, inflatable gorillas.
The city wants to ban the giant blow-up animals that dot used-car lots all over town, because apparently those things are all that keeps us from being a world-class city.
We here at the Press have been tackling this issue for months. If by "tackling" you mean putting together a slide show.
Rice University Owls Football vs. Prairie View A&M University Football
TicketsSat., Oct. 22, 2:30pm
University of Houston Cougars Football vs. UCF Knights Football
TicketsSat., Oct. 29, 11:00am
Rice University Owls Football vs. Florida Atlantic University Owls Football
TicketsSat., Nov. 5, 2:30pm
University of Houston Cougars Football vs. Tulane University Football
TicketsSat., Nov. 12, 11:00am
Hey, isn't that how Jacob Riis got things done?
-- Richard Connelly
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