News from the front…

The Harry Ransom Center at UT-Austin has acquired the archive of David Foster Wallace.  I must say, having heaved around Infinite Jest for the better part of last year, I’m hella curious to go and check out that handwritten manuscript in its entirety!

Dallas: Call To Action On DART Transphobia

Housing discrimination in Euless (DFW area) against South Asian Americans and Muslims:

There was an Art Against the Wall exhibition last week in Brownsville, TX; artists hung their work on the border wall.

Also in Brownsville, Edward James Olmos stopped by to ask BISD to fund a documentary about the history of the Brownsville chess program.

A “Christian” group named Repent Amarillo is hellbent on wrecking the lives of patrons of an Amarillo swingers club.

The University of Texas Board of Regents has approved more fee and tuition hikes.


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I love donuts. Chocolate iced, hold the sprinkles.
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