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In Defense of the Manic Pixie Muppet Babies

[Ed. note: hey y’all, remember Austin’s Allison from Ask A Texan? She wrote another thing for us.] As a kid, and even as a teen, I never wanted to grow up. Being an adult, as far as I could tell, … Continue reading

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Ask A Texan: Why do Texans get off on being from Texas?

[Ed. note: please welcome Austinite, crafter and design maven Allison to “Ask A Texan.” As a multi-generation Texan, we feel she is more than qualified to answer this question. If you think she got it wrong–or right–let us know in … Continue reading

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