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Five Zip Line Adventures to Try in Texas

Apr 25, 2018 By Hazel O'Neil

Family-friendly extreme sports have become increasingly popular over the past decade. Due to higher safety standards, attractions like indoor bungee jumping are no longer seen as pure insanity. For example, my relatives and I, ranging in age from two to nearly eighty years old, recently went cliff jumping. My grandmother cannonballed. It was spectacular. Now is the time in Texas to enjoy the outdoors, and whether you’re looking for an… Read Story

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For the Love of Food

Mar 29, 2018 By TM Promotions

For the Love of Food   Texas Monthly is thrilled to announce a partnership with fellow foodie fan Uber Eats! Starting April 1, you can order dishes from local restaurants that have been reviewed or featured by… Read Story

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Gotta Lubbock

Apr 30, 2000 By Michael Hall

Buddy Holly. Waylon Jennings. Carolyn Hester. The Hancocks. The Flatlanders. An oral history of the state's most storied music scene.

The Ghosts of Mount Carmel

Apr 1, 2003 By Michael Hall

Ten years after eighty Davidians died in a government-led siege, a few surviving members of the sect have returned to the plains east of Waco, looking for something. And, in some cases, waiting for David Koresh to return.

Love and War in Cyberspace

Feb 1, 2001 By Katy Vine

Brandon and Denise were not like other people. They were smarter, more introverted. They adored computers, playing games online at three in the morning with people in Finland. When they and other hard-core techies moved to Walden, a Houston apartment complex with the fastest residential Internet connection in the world, it seemed like a wired paradise. For a while, it was.

Soldiers of Misfortune

Jan 20, 2013 By Robert Draper

For as long as the U.S. military has patrolled the border in search of drug smugglers, there has been the possibility that an innocent civilian would be killed. The government insists the chance is worth taking. Tell that to the family of Ezequiel Hernandez, Jr.

Gentling Cheatgrass

By Sterry Butcher

What does it take to break a wild mustang? Patience, horse sense, experience, and if you’re Teryn Lee Muench, no more than one hundred days.

Issue: December 2010

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