August 2015 Issue

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The Calm Before the Storm

Seven years since it was last ravaged by a hurricane, Galveston is doing as well as ever. Will it always be so fortunate?

Features

Miscellany

Columns

The Texanist

Our estimable advice columnist on ducking tornadoes, mom’s new boyfriend’s haircut, the politics of pro football, and the mysterious origins of the Texas sheet cake.

Reporter

Chat

True Grits

Innocence Project of Texas executive director Scott Henson says his organization is about more than DNA evidence.

Touts

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