- News on the Web, A Beginner's Guide
- A Republic, if you can keep it.
- Housewife Confidential
- Martini Service on Tiger Helicopters
- Han Shot First
- The Hook Brings You Back
- When Nietzsche pronounced God dead
- Sawdust and Planks
- British Imports
- Coffee Penalties
- Rivers Run With Wine
- An American Reading List
Thursday, April 21, 2011
Eighteen Minutes on April 21st
I have been so busy posting on the Royal Wedding, and switching out summer and winter clothes in our closets, that I almost forgot it was April 21st. (What kind of Texan am I?!) If you have every wondered about The Yellow Rose of Texas, according to legend, the battle only lasted 18 minutes because General Santa Anna was...preoccupied with a certain Emily West and had not set up proper scouts.