Archive for April 24th, 2019


Jose Altuve has 9 dingers this season. How many times has Altuve hit more than 20 dingers in a season?

The H-Town City Hall mess or madness, pick your poison. This time it is the lead story in today’s hard copy of the Chron. The hiring freeze that wasn’t the hiring freeze.

Here it is: https://www.houstonchronicle.com/news/houston-texas/houston/article/Wary-of-Prop-B-layoffs-Turner-announced-a-hiring-13789763.php.

I don’t know what to say. Do you? Baffling. Puzzling.

Meanwhile, this is on today’s Houston City Council Agenda:

ORDINANCE amending Exhibit “A” of the City of Houston Ordinance No. 2017-290 and Exhibit “E” of the City of Houston Ordinance No. 2017-462 to abolish, vacate, and/or add positions, and substituting the Amended Exhibit as part of the current Houston Fire Department Classified Personnel Ordinance; providing a repealer; providing for severability.

It is going to be an interesting day for sure.

Remember the days here in the Lone Star State when GOP statewide candidates ignored their Dem competition.  Not anymore.  The Sen. John Cornyn campaign yesterday went after MJ Hegar big time yesterday.  They have to knowing they will be called a Trump toadie.

No wonder the intel folks didn’t want to give Donald Trump’s son-in-law security clearance. His arse is owned by Putin too. A couple of Facebook ads?

In 2016 and 2017, Jose Altuve hit 24 dingers of course. He had 13 dingers last season.

29,000 and change showed up at The Yard last night.

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