Best Thing In Texas

ted cruz and the trailriders
The Best and the Bums: Streets of Rage

Jun 5, 2020 By Texas Monthly

A little girl responds to unspeakable loss, the governor de-escalates, black trail-riders take Discovery Green, Ted Cruz’s craven response to military force, and a guy with a sword in Deep Ellum.

Karthik Nemmani
The Best Thing in Texas: A Texan Wins the National Spelling Bee

Jun 1, 2018 By Doyin Oyeniyi

What: The 2018 Scripps National Spelling Bee. Who: Karthik Nemmani, a fourteen-year-old from McKinney. Why It’s So Great: On Thursday night, a Texan took home the championship title from the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Karthick Nemmani, an eighth grader at Scoggins Middle School, knew he…