Marriage

Mother of the Bride

Jun 5, 2014 By Ruth Pennebaker

A few days before her wedding, my daughter asked for marriage advice. But what’s there to say about the craziest institution around?

Can Transgender People Get Married In Texas?

Sep 23, 2013 By Dan Solomon

The ongoing saga of Nikki Araguz—the transgender widow of a deceased firefighter, who's still fighting a legal battle for survivor's benefits—had its most recent appeal hearing this month. Until it's resolved, there will be a lot more questions than answers.

Love + Photo ID = Marriage?

May 14, 2013 By Laura Wright

Senator Donna Campbell puts a new twist on the debate over photo ID: You can't say "I do" until you show the proper form of identification.

Alone Together

Jul 31, 1999 By Jan Jarboe Russell

No one denies that there was love at the center of Lady Bird Johnson’s marriage to LBJ. But like Hillary Clinton, she endured quite a bit, spousally speaking, as her husband’s star was on the rise.

The 1996 Bum Steer Awards

Jan 1, 1996 By Texas Monthly

A year of Anna’s antics, biker Barbara, capsized chiles, Davidians defined, expensive electricity, futile freebies, Gramm gossip, helpful hurricanes, insect ingestion, jousting jurors, king-size kindergartens, lottery litigation, Microsoft misprints, naughty nonagenarians, ostracized Oilers, punching princes, questionable quenching, romantic rhinos, sanctified shooters, topless trading, unfriendly unionists, vetoed vagrants, weird wine, X-posed X-presidents, yaklike yearnings, and zilched zoos.