Tag: Houston

What the Hell is This, Jersey?

According to the National Weather Service, the Houston area could experience up to, get this, half a FOOT of snow tomorrow. We’ll get sleet in the morning, snow by lunch and freezing temperatures for up to 12 hours tomorrow night after the snow calms down. This is the second year in a row we will be experiencing snow assuming the… Read more →

The Doucheification of Washington Avenue Soon Complete (UPDATE)

Well, it was bound to happen. UPDATE According to the Press, Walter’s is moving, NOT closing. Good news for live music fans. It doesn’t save Washington Avenue, but it’s something. Thank you for all the comments here and on Broken Record. Keep the faith. Craig Hlavaty from the Houston Press reported on Twitter that Walter’s on Washington will close down… Read more →

Five Ways the Rockets and Houston Are Alike

The winding story of the Houston Rockets’ season has rarely made room for logic, linear thinking or any standard notions of cause and effect. Star players disappear, expectations sink and the Rockets surge. They are confounding and exhilarating all at once. – The New York Times I am an unabashed Houston Rockets fan. I have been since I was just… Read more →