State of Texas

The State of Texas: April 1, 2015

Apr 1, 2015 By Jeff Winkler

The University of Houston is reportedly paying Matthew McConaughey $135,000 for a speaking fee, and oil’s decline causes further turmoil for Houston’s economy.

The State of Texas: March 6, 2015

Mar 6, 2015 By Jeff Winkler

Ted Cruz and Rick Perry make presidential plays, Texas’s population is estimated to double in 35 years, and Austin remains the fastest-growing city by a country (city?) mile. 

The State of Texas: January 21, 2015

Jan 21, 2015 By Jeff Winkler

Video of the Day Yes, college is a time for experimentation in the bedroom, but once in a while a student will really nail it. Case in point is Rice University senior David Nichol who turned his dorm room into a giant plastic ball pit. Creating a kids’s playground for himself has…

The State of Texas: December 21, 2014

Dec 22, 2014 By Jeff Winkler

Dubya Monday George W. Bush could spend the entirety of the holiday season painting all his gifts or wrapping up copies of his biography about his dad. But Dubya is a multitasker with a heart of gold. Like Santa himself, blurry photos appeared Saturday of Bush dressed for…