There I Fixed It/FailblogBe inventive.ERCOT says it set a new record for electricity demand yesterday, and it won't be long before it's broken again.
Reliant Energy has sent out a bunch of tips on how to conserve electricity during these heavy-demand 100-degree days. We present some of them. ... More >>
I'll be honest, some of the jokes this week are wafer thin. Including this one.Welcome back to the weekly roundup here at Eating Our Words, where we've just read the CDC's report that teenagers are still drinking too much soda. Holy crackers 'n' crumpets 'n' tubas 'n' trumpets! We've got to p ... More >>
We're on the run this week at Health Department Roundup, sprinting after some of the city's mobile eateries.
In a routine inspection Tuesday, Taqueria Taconmadre - 7 Mundos (7501 Brownwood) notched 12 violations and was closed temporarily. The truck was not conforming to Article II, did not ... More >>
High winds knocked out power to Elkins High sometime last night, causing a basketball game to be canceled. But even though power wasn't restored as the school began opening this morning, parents were not informed and kids went as if it was a normal day.Once they got there they were herded into a ... More >>
Photo by howiesboxThe Code Enforcement Department of the City of Houston had to do a little code-enforcing on its ownself last week.Here's how one a-mailer described things at 3300 Main: "they have been redtagged for violations and have created havoc with some departments. on friday 4-17 a man ... More >>