June 30, 2006


This is a good story about Icehouses in Texas. It is mostly in San Antonio, but Houston is similar.

One of the more famous Icehouses in town is just down the street from us - The Alabama Icehouse.

NPR : Texas Icehouses Melt Away

Interestingly enough, it is illegal to advertise "Cold Beer" in Texas. That is why you always see the signs "Ice Beer Soda" on the stores.

June 24, 2006

Quote for Today

"To punish me for my contempt for authority, fate made me an authority myself."

- Albert Einstein

I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.

- Thomas Jefferson