George Watson

Practice Report No. 4

By: George Watson | Blog: Texas Tech / Big 12 Baseball

Welcome back, everyone. With the team taking Monday off and practicing late on Tuesday (under the lights partially) I decided to wait a while before my latest report. But here it is. Practice on Sunday afternoon was definitely a day for offense.

lubbockleft

Don't Divorce Us

By: lubbockleft | Blog: Lubbock Left

A few friends have pointed out this video from the Courage Campaign as an example of very effective advocacy against marriage discrimination in California.

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scottslemmons

Lubbock's Comics Connections: Dirk West

By: scottslemmons | Blog: Hero Sandwich

I'd like to start a semi-regular series now about people from Lubbock who work or worked in comics, cartooning, and animation. There are actually a lot more than you'd expect, but let's start off with someone who just about everyone in Lubbock knows about: Dirk West.

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Tickets available for Williams' comedy/benefit show

By: Anonymous | Blog: Center Stage

Comedy fans have four days left to purchase tickets to see Jaston Williams on stage -- and people from Austin to Washington, D.C., have been filling my e-mailbox with a reminder that this is a hilarious one-man show.

Cactus Theater already reprising a Lubbock Unwrapped

By: Anonymous | Blog: Center Stage

Cactus Theater general manager Don Caldwell indicated that the Feb. 6-7 performances of Lubbock Unwrapped enjoyed such phenomenal responses -- both to the comedy and the music -- that the entire show will be repeated one-time-only on Saturday, Feb. 21.(Performances on Feb. 20 and 21 previously had been canceled, leaving the dates open.)Thus...A variety show called Lubbock Unwrapped will take place at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 21 at the Cactus Theater, 1812 Buddy Holly Ave.

lubbockleft

Texas Progressive Alliance Round-Up 2/9/2009

By: lubbockleft | Blog: Lubbock Left

It's Monday, and that means it is time for another edition of the Texas Progressive Alliance's weekly round-up. Enjoy this week's look at the best of the TPA.

Should park be named after Buddy AND ALSO Maria Elena?

By: Anonymous | Blog: Center Stage

I initially misunderstood the future naming of the land across from the Buddy Holly Center at 1801 Crickets Avenue (formerly Avenue G).

LMM will stage "Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story" in Lubbock

By: Anonymous | Blog: Center Stage

A number of news and feature stories about Charles Hardin

lubbockleft

Let's Get Coffee!

By: lubbockleft | Blog: Lubbock Left

It's time for round 2 of "Coffee for Progressives." If you want to hang out, talk progressive politics, and maybe meet some of your fellow blog commentators, then swing by Sugar Brown's Coffee (4818 50th Street) this Tuesday, February 10th at 5:30pm. We will kick back from the workday and enjoy some great coffee and company. See you there!

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scottslemmons

Death and Taxes

By: scottslemmons | Blog: Hero Sandwich

Well, after this weekend's angst over the economy, you'd think I'd be completely uninterested in dealing with finances, but no! As it turns out, I decided to go ahead and get my taxes done. Wasn't too bad -- as always the biggest pain was spending half-an-hour entering in all the info.