At the University of Texas at Austin, there are calls to take down a statue of the Confederate president on campus.
The Here & Now spandex-free, no-athletes-allowed office Olympics is wrapping up week one. Robin’s in first, Lynn’s close behind and Kevin has been sidelined indefinitely. Meanwhile, Alex is on thin ice with the Office Olympic Doping Committee.
Coming up in week two: We’ll see if Hitesh Hathi’s office badminton prowess lives up to the hype, and stay tuned for some surprise entrants!
The medal count is:
*Alex Ashlock is being investigated for chocolate cake he may have eaten for breakfast before the trashketball game.
**Kevin Sullivan is taking a break from competition because of injuries sustained during the pencil-fencing match.
From controversial new textbooks to a Maverick family reunion, here are stories from Jeremy Hobson's week in Houston and San Antonio.