Austin Motel’s phallic signange?

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By Zolton in Cool Travel on Monday 27 July 2009

I was in Austin last week and spent a night at the Austin Motel, where the rooms are all themed and the signage is a little … err … suggestive. As far as I can tell, it’s either telling me to bugger off or to come prepared. I mentioned it to the receptionist as I […]

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Chicken Poop Bingo at Ginny’s Little Longhorn Saloon

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By Zolton in Cool Travel on Tuesday 14 July 2009

From deep within the WTF files, comes this out of Austin, Texas: a dive bar at which a rather unique form of bingo is played. Yes, every Sunday at Ginny’s Little Longhorn Saloon, a dive bar near the main college campus, the locals play Chicken Poop bingo, which involves a poor fowl wandering aimlessly about […]

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Art-pop ensemble: Future Clouds and Radar

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By Casper Johansson in New Music on Friday 6 February 2009

Austin-based Future Clouds and Radar, the eclectic art-pop ensemble headed by Robert Harrison, has recently released its sophomore recording, Peoria. Where their self-titled debut album showed Harrison as the central figure in a large musical cast, Future Clouds and Radar’s latest offering finds the core band focusing their kaleidoscopic vision into a single cinematic narrative […]

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