Category Archives: Texas

It’s Floodin’ Down in Texas

For those of you who haven’t been paying attention to the news lately, Texas has been enjoying something of a rainy hurricane monsoon season.  Now, after nearly a decade of drought, I don’t think we should be complaining so much.  As a kid, I saw Houston flood plenty of times (with no Hurricane involved) and no one thought the world was about to end.  The Brazos River flooded Kerrville twice after my folks retired there in 2001.  This state is no stranger to strange weather patterns.  So to all my fellow Texans out there, stay dry and don’t assume your SUV can handle that “puddle”.  To those of you in California, sorry we took your rain.  For everyone else, I leave you with the best and worst kept secrets in the state:

(YES! Another excuse to feature some King’s X music! From Ogre Tones, a fantastic CD!)

(You had to know Stevie Ray was going to be in here somewhere, right?!  I mean, the subject line kinda gave it away!)