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  • Water Slide Failure Caught on Camera (Video)

    Water Slide Failure Caught on Camera (Video)

    The next time you’re at some guy’s house and he asks you if you want to try out his water slide, let this video be a warning that not all such slides are created equal. An incident which for SEO purposes I can only describe as a severe water slide failure was captured on camera […]

  • ‘Franklin Barbecue: A Meat-Smoking Manifesto’

    ‘Franklin Barbecue: A Meat-Smoking Manifesto’

    When Barack Obama was in Austin, TX, he ate at Franklin Barbecue (he didn’t have to wait in line with everybody else, though). He wasn’t alone, as seemingly everyone in the city lines up outside those hallowed doors just to get some of that sweet smoked meat. But now you won’t have to wait in […]

  • Daniel Johnston’s First Public Mural in 20 Years Unveiled (Photos)

    Daniel Johnston’s First Public Mural in 20 Years Unveiled (Photos)

    Even if you don’t know the name “Daniel Johnston,” you’re probably familiar with the Austin, TX artist‘s work, if for no other reason than Kurt Cobain famously wearing a t-shirt bearing his famous Hi, How Are You cover art, which also happens to be a prominent mural near the UT Austin campus. Now, Johnston has […]

  • 9 Great Cities For Single Guys

    9 Great Cities For Single Guys

    It’s graduation time. You’ve got the world ahead of you: the career, the partner, the house with the picket fence. But it can tough to know where to even begin in terms of picking a stomping ground. With the economy being what it is, the prospect of moving to a new town and messing things […]