Show 68 – Texas Politics, State GOP Convention, Bathrooms!!

Show 68 starts with beer conversation and what’s coming up on the show, including bathroom legislation and odd happenings in Dallas.

At 3:44, Bill talks about purchasing rain barrels and we compliment Mitch Cohen on the launching of The Market at Sawyer Yards. Bill and Stig then breakdown various happenings at the Texas GOP convention in Dallas. We then answer the question, “Will Texas turn blue?”.

At 14:56, Stig and Bill discuss bathroom judgments and higher education. Bill talks about changing chromosome combinations. Bill wraps the segment with Paxton’s comments on Target’s bathroom policies.

At 28:06, Stig starts with the recent decisions to get rid of Uber and Lyft in Austin. Bill and Stig consider local government making regulations. Stig then gets upset with high definition laundry soap. Bill shares something new to watch, Stig suggests a new music video worth watching.

Music featured in this episode:

  • “Don’t Believe the Hype” – Public Enemy  (iTunes)
  • “Brick” – Ben Folds Five (iTunes)
  • “YYZ” – Rush (iTunes)

Show 56 – BCBC Festival Review, Sports Gambling in Texas, Weather.

Show 56 starts with Bill and Stig previewing what’s coming up on the show including a review of the BCBC, weather news, and corrections from the previous show.

At 4:25, segment two starts with a review of the recent Bayou City Burlesque and Circus Arts Festival along with discussion of Stig and Bill’s favorite acts. Stig then discusses the Texans’ connections to the Super Bowl.

At 13:27, Bill starts segment three by connecting a Bronco’s player to certain earth sciences. Stig tries to discredit the Attorney General of Texas and Bill follows up with a recent opinion offered on sports betting in Texas. Also, will Texas have another NFL team?

At 23:56, Stig congratulates Bill on his tweet likes from NYC. Weather fatalities due to snow storms and other snow related news.

Music featured in this episode:

  • “Signs” – Five Man Electrical Band (iTunes)
  • “I’m Ready, Let’s Roll” – Bob Schneider (Live at the Mucky Duck)
  • “France” – Lady Saw (from SXSW sampler)