In his new memoir, the former chief of emergency medicine at Brackenridge Hospital recounts stories that are by turns tragic, triumphant, and NSFW.
Articles by Rich Oppel
‘Letters From the Pit’ Tells Tales From an Austin ER With Humor and Empathy
Meet the Texas Republican Going After the House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairmanship
Sep 26, 2018 — By Rich Oppel
Michael McCaul, the chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee, shares his views on some of the world’s biggest political hot spots.
Experience the Best of Texas—and Texas Monthly—at Our Second-Annual Edge of Texas Weekend
Aug 22, 2018 — By Rich Oppel
Join us in Dallas on September 7th and 8th.
TM This Week
- Matthew McConaughey and Beyoncé Did More for Texas Than Ted Cruz
- The Texas Blackout Is the Story of a Disaster Foretold
- 13 Curses to Mutter Against Ted Cruz While You Boil Snow to Drink
- El Paso Heeded the Warnings and Avoided a Winter Catastrophe
- What Went Wrong With Texas’s Main Electric Grid and Could It Have Been Prevented?