Texas Rangers get it right; statue to fans and making the best of a tragic accident

Texas Rangers trying hard to get it right in response to horrible accident last year. I believe they did. Ranger erect statue of Shannon and Cooper Stone. And a tribute to all their fans. What a tough thing to have to go through. To their credit they kept it simple and heartfelt. I think it’s great work.     Continue reading Texas Rangers get it right; statue to fans and making the best of a tragic accident

The hidden cost of rising gas prices

The hidden cost of rising gas prices … Recently, gasoline thefts have been reported in the Rundberg/Parkfield area by Northeast Austin businesses. These types of thefts have been reported in the past and appear to be increasing. Business owners are advised to take precautions to secure company vehicles in such a manner that will not allow potential gas thieves to have access to large company … Continue reading The hidden cost of rising gas prices

Cost Of Occupy Austin (and it will continue to grow)

From KLBJ 590AM here in Austin: The Austin Police Department says monitoring the Occupy Austin Movement cost the department over one point one million dollars.  Assistant Chief David Carter says they have used over 26 thousand man hours. Carter says they made 136 arrests during the occupation that lasted from October 6th, 2011 through February 3rd, 2012.  KLBJ’s Carol Nelson reports Occupy Austin has indicated … Continue reading Cost Of Occupy Austin (and it will continue to grow)

Presidential Teleprompter Stolen

Per Dennis Miller this morning, and I am paraphrasing, an APB needs to go out for suspects who are:  pompous, self-aggrandizing, messianic, blameless, golf playing, incompetents likely occupying a major city park near you, and probably haven’t bathed in weeks. The president was asked for comment – ” uh, er, uh , let me be clear … privilege communications, um I mean its Bush’s fault” Continue reading Presidential Teleprompter Stolen