October 1990 Issue

Features

Feature

Go Fish

See the Gulf Coast from the bottom up at Corpus Christi’s new underwater show.

Feature

Power Switch

Are customers of the Comanche Peak nuclear plant better off with safety advocate Juanita Ellis on the inside or the outside?…

Miscellany

Art

State of the Art

Rich Clarkson brings a new perspective to Texas A&M honor guards “humping it”—Aggies claim the peculiar crouch helps project yells—in game day usa, a survey of college football culture by 22 photographers, just issued by Kodak/Thomasson-Grant.

State Fare

State Fare

At Austin’s Majestic Diner, co-owner and chef Mick Vann gives the royal treatment to even the simplest entrée. Vann has been cooking for twenty years (the last seven at Clarksville Cafe in Austin), and he still has a knack for the unexpected: whole leaves of spinach in spanakopita and a…

Domain Supplement

Domain Recipe

Domain

Crash Course; Rambling Roses; Absolutely Floored; Bones to Pick…

Columns

Science

The Brain Trust

Computers will finally use commmon sense if an Austin high-tech team can make them think like people.

Lifestyle

Table Manners

For my grandmother, offering food to hungry relatives meant much more than just serving another meal.

Reporter

Web

Recipe

Tamale-Stuffed Game Hen

Marinade 4 game hens 1 tablespoon achiote seeds 2 cups oil 46 ounces tomato juice 3 bay leaves 1 tablespoon granulated garlic 1 tablespoon oregano leaves 1 teaspoon each of dark chile powder, ground cumin, and salt 2 ounces lime juice…

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