Feast or Famine

As always in Austin, the rain is either a feast or a famine….  It seems the famine is over and now we’re gonna get waterlogged for a while. This is altogether pretty much a good thing, so I’m not complaining.   Just commenting on it…. However it’s a right pain in the ass getting around by […]

Rain! Finally some rain!

Hey everyone, sorry it’s been so long since I’ve added anything to my blog… I just haven’t been in a blogging mood lately. I’m glad we’ve gotten at least a little bit of rain… Although it will definitely lead to a miserably sultry day. Right now though, I definitely have to side with Cookie Monster… […]

Austin Taxi Service

For those not “in the know”, there are 3 taxi companies in Austin.  The largest and possibly the oldest is Yellow Cab, then Austin Cab, and finally the smallest & newest Lone Star Cab.  I’ve recently had the “honor” of experiencing rides with all 3. Yellow Cab has over 500 cabs in Austin, so of […]

Master Pancake

Okay, everyone who isn’t blessed to have an Alamo Drafthouse Cinema is IMNSHO really missing out on some great fun.  Those that are should definitely check out some of their original shows.  Tonight I went with friends to see a cheesy movie from the 60’s (Goldfinger, to be exact) and while it took a bit […]

Fire the CapMet Board

Capital Metro has gotten the board to agree to their fee doubling in a 2-step increment.  so the regular fare will go from $0.50 to $0.75 then eventually to a $1.00 fare. They claim that they need the money.  This claim is false because they neglected to report that they’ve already essentially raised their fare […]