2011 Japan Disaster

  • News

    August 16, 2012

    No Sanctuary at Spindletop

    People dropping dogs off at the refuge trusted they were sending them to the best place possible. Not exactly.

  • Culture

    August 25, 2011

    Debris Downer

    Lawndale's current shows bring the detritus.

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2011

    Rick Perry's Prayerapalooza: Let The Whitewashing Begin!

    ​Sharp eyes at the Austin American-Statesman have noticed something different about the home page for the epic Houston prayer meeting called The Response: It seems to have been scrubbed. The page no longer includes a list of "endorsers," several of whom drew criticism for being frothing luna ... More >>

  • Calendar

    June 23, 2011
  • Music

    May 26, 2011
  • Calendar

    May 26, 2011
  • Blogs

    April 19, 2011

    Expansion of Bay City Nuke Plant Abandoned

    Josh HarkinsonNo expansion at Bay City.​The ambitious plan to double the size of the South Texas Nuclear Project, already in trouble over cost concerns, has been abandoned "as a result of the ongoing nuclear incident in Japan," its owner announced today. NRG Energy, owner of the plant, said " ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 7, 2011
  • Blogs

    March 22, 2011

    Sprinkles' Efforts to Help Japan

    ​With the recent disasters that have occurred in Japan, we're all looking for a way to help out however we can. There are numerous benefits and texting campaigns that have successfully raised money for relief efforts. Today Sprinkles Cupcakes is selling Red Cross Red Velvet cupcakes to ben ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 17, 2011

    Top Five Animals Who Probably Deserve the Lethal Injection

    A blight on an otherwise perfectly good cartoon.​We reported today about how the state of Texas is considering using the same drugs used for euthanizing animals to carry out lethal injection executions of humans. While we take no side on the issue, there are certainly a lot of criminals out th ... More >>