Git along lil' doggies: The Texas Independent
Trail Riders make their way through the Gulf Freeway feeder to Memorial
Park before the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo officially kicks off with
a parade Saturday. The trail ride started in Brazoria.
The usual foibles of the typical
high school student — acne, peer pressure and the prom — were replaced
with the more global-encompassing issues of terrorism and the World Bank
at the 27th Annual Houston Area Model United Nations on Thursday.
An article in the Washington Post
disturbed me recently. It reported that the New Jersey Department of Education
had revised its history standards. It added some names and deleted a few
from the list of historical figures who would be covered in the history
classes of the state's public schools.
Revenge — to inflict punishment
in return for (injury or insult); to seek or take vengeance for (oneself
or another person); avenge; the act
of taking vengeance for injuries or wrongs;
The Horned Frogs average 87.9
points per game, third in the nation. Junior Blount leads the Frogs in
scoring with 16 points per game while Corey Santee, Bingo Merriex and Jamal
Brown all average in double figures.