The Texas Progressive Alliance remembers Harris County Democratic Party stalwart Carl Whitmarsh, who died over the weekend, as it brings you this week’s roundup.
It was a disgraceful Cinco de Mayo for Drumpf, as he made a fool of himself with a taco bowl and a Hispander. PDiddie at Brains and Eggs hoped he used the coupon for free breakfast tacos on the 6th, because he certainly seemed drunk on the 5th.
And here are some posts of interest from other Texas blogs.
The Great God Pan Is Dead tells a NSFW story about art, obscenity, and the jailing of Rokudenashiko for making a kayak in the shape of a vagina.
Houston Tomorrow is looking for its next Executive Director.
John Royal calls out Baylor for its out of control sexual assault problems with its football team.
Make West Texas Great Again documents (and complains about) the rise of the “suburbatarians” in rural parts of the state.
Andrea Grimes invites out-of-staters who cheer the idea of Texas seceding to come here and help us do the work needed to turn our state around.
Progress Texas rounds up the best “Ted Cruz drops out” reactions from Twitter. (WARNING: You will never be able to un-see the image at the top of this post. Click over at your own peril.)
Raise Your Hand Texas hopes you thanked a teacher last week.