Commentary

7:35am

Fri November 14, 2014
Commentary

Gary Borders: Titus County Fair livestock show rekindles memories of 'Lambo'

Credit Titus County Fair Facebook

I wandered through the livestock arena at the Titus County Fair recently. Participants were grooming their steers, fluffing up their hair with industrial-strength blow dryers. It was warm and aromatic, a familiar smell of bovines and sawdust wafting through the afternoon. Being at a livestock show evokes fond memories of my two older daughters — both now in their 30s — and their forays into animal husbandry.

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7:35am

Thu November 13, 2014
Commentary

What Was I Thinking for November 13, 2014

Brian O'Nuanain

Commentator Brian O'Nuanain is feeling a bit jaded by being self employed since a dishonest client got the best of him. 

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7:35am

Tue November 11, 2014

7:34am

Fri November 7, 2014
Commentary

Gary Borders: 'Hook 'em Horns' Harley made his mark

Credit David Swinney

I met Harley Clark in 2005 while attending a 50th anniversary celebration in Austin of the “Hook ’em Horns” sign. His buddy invented it one night while making shadow figures on the wall of a dorm room. Clark, who was the University of Texas head cheerleader in 1955, introduced the sign to the world at a pep rally. He unilaterally proclaimed the symbol for the Longhorns was now the official hand signal of the university.

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7:35am

Thu November 6, 2014
Commentary

What Was I Thinking for November 6, 2014

Brian "The Designated Driver" O'Nuanain

Commentator Brian O'Nuanain continues his post travels diet and shares with us a passage or two from his sobriety diary.

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