Archive for September 15th, 2009

Election Day is seven weeks from today and Early Voting is in 34 days and so far H-Town mayoral candidate Peter Brown is the only candidate that is SHOWING ME THE TV! You have to figure that is an advantage. The so called front runners, Annise Parker and Gene Locke, are not SHOWING ME THE TV yet. I’m sure there is a bit of nervousness over in their camps. They better watch out for Peter, he even has radio ads airing. I only listen to Sports 610 so I don’t know if the other candidates are running radio but I figure they are not because they haven’t sent me an email touting their radio ads. They need to get off of their arses if you ask me – of course nobody is asking me these days.

Speaking of hard times, there is a piece in Chron.com today about some local ISDs being hard up and wanting to let businesses put billboards on the sides of school buses so they can generate some revenue.  Check it out.  I don’t have a problem with that but the anti billboard folks would probably object of course they won’t come up with a plan on how to get money for our schools.

Tommy Lee Jones and Oliver Stone both turned 63 today and Stone directed Jones in “JFK.”

I got a note yesterday from the ‘Stros letting me know that the last game of the season at The Yard is Fan Appreciation Night even though the game is on a Sunday afternoon – huh. Meanwhile, the only good thing about last night’s 3-1 loss to the Reds was Wandy’s pitching and that’s about it.


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