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City Shaping VII: Connecting San Antonio

Charles A. Birnbaum | Posted 05.10.2016 | Arts
Charles A. Birnbaum

Parks and open spaces are taking center stage in North America's urban renaissance as multi-purpose catalysts and vital connective tissue. The reuse a...

Texas Just Declared Its First World Heritage Site

Hipmunk | Posted 10.29.2016 | Travel

Officials estimate that the new designation will invigorate tourism to the missions--to the tune of a hundred million dollars and tons of new jobs in the local tourism industry. Want to beat the rush? Here's what you need to know about America's newest World Heritage Site.

The Confederate Flag Is Not the Only Symbol of Racism that People Try to Whitewash

Dennis Jett | Posted 07.08.2016 | Politics
Dennis Jett

Like those who wave the stars and bars, those who revere the Alamo would deny that and say it is all about their proud heritage. But anyone who doesn't rely on Walt Disney movies for their sense of history knows that is nonsense.

The Socialists Are Coming

Allen Schmertzler | Posted 05.13.2016 | Comedy
Allen Schmertzler

The prophecy must be true and it isn't a summer blockbuster movie. We are about to experience the end of capitalism and the end of our freedoms, as the era of powerful pink Socialist mutants is coming!

5 American Cities You Should Visit In 2015

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 03.02.2015 | Travel

In 2014, Minneapolis, Kansas City and Richmond were the coolest place to be. But with a new year brings a new set of cities to add to your bucket list...

This Magnificent Snow Penis Was Just Too Edgy For Society, Man (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 01.26.2015 | Weird News

This is the Alamo of Texas Tech. In a video uploaded to YouTube Thursday, a group of brave college bros can be seen banding together to protect a s...

A Texas State of Mind

Barbara Barton Sloane | Posted 10.06.2014 | Travel
Barbara Barton Sloane

Austin is a creative, constantly evolving city. Everything you've heard about it is true. With vibrant entertainment and culture, inspiring cuisine and stunning outdoor settings, Austin lets you create a soundtrack all your own.

I'm With Stupid: Watch Where You're Aiming That Thing

Todd Hartley | Posted 06.25.2014 | Comedy
Todd Hartley

Everyone knows that one of the best things about being a guy is the ability to pee standing up just about anywhere. It's kind of like a superpower, an...

Bosnia's Alamo -- Srebrenica?

Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey | Posted 09.01.2013 | World
Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey

From the massacre of all its defenders, "Remember the Alamo" became the call to victory. Executing all the defenders of Srebrenica and expelling all its Bosniak residents was the tactic that was intended to also wipe away all of Bosnia & Herzegovina.

Phil Collins Remembers the Alamo in Beautiful New Book

Holly Cara Price | Posted 07.10.2012 | Home
Holly Cara Price

Odds are, the word that pops into your mind when I mention Phil Collins is probably something like "Sussudio." It's highly unlikely that the first word you'd think of would be "Alamo," but that's about to change.

Pee-Wee Herman Takes 'Top Chef: Texas' To The Alamo

Posted 04.02.2012 | TV

There was an element of fun added to this week's "Top Chef: Texas" (Wed., 10 p.m. EST on Bravo) with the addition of Pee-wee Herman to the judge's pan...

A Huffington Post Travel Guide to Family Vacations in San Antonio

The Huffington Post | Sandy Mitchell | Posted 01.02.2012 | Travel

Family vacations in San Antonio can be rewarding experiences or absolute disasters -- it all depends on pretrip homework. To make planning easier, we'...

Twittering Through American History

Ben Fractenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Ben Fractenberg

"The British are coming! OMG! Wake up the militia! Sound the church bells! Update your Facebook status!"

Bill O'Reilly Should Not Be Giving Quizzes on the Factor

Dan Abrams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Dan Abrams