re: La Toque in Napa, CA, other recommendations. - MAROON on 8/30/16 at 10:47 am
Bottega is really good. You can go to Bouchon (Thomas Keller). Its pretty good. Also in Yountville, Bistro Jeanty had a very good oyster special at happy hour the last time we were there. West Coast oysters (small) but tasty....
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re: Thing to do in Austin? - MAROON on 8/23/16 at 11:59 am
[quote] I always suggest Muellers BBQ in East Austin. No wait. great quality.[/quote] currently closed down due to sales tax issues, although he claims he will be back up and running. But who knows - he's a flake....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Frank Ocean album is finally here - MAROON on 8/22/16 at 12:27 pm
my son was listening to that three days ago on some website - he literally was freaking out and so were all his friends. I asked if he was anyway related to Billy Ocean...no response....
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re: Mother of 5-Year-Old Transgender Girl Fights Texas School District Over Bathroom - MAROON on 8/11/16 at 2:43 pm
Transgendergartener?...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Is the Waze App the most useful app on your phone? - MAROON on 8/11/16 at 1:09 pm
[quote] Can someone tell me why I should use Waze over Google Maps. I'm used to Google Maps' layout and if it incorporates all of Waze's data, what is my incentive to download and use another Mapping app?[/quote] does Google Maps let you know where the police are? Because if not, then that's a ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Damn! Former Texas A&M LB Antonio Armstrong, wife shot by son - MAROON on 7/29/16 at 5:50 pm
this thing just has everyone in the area baffled. This was a great family. The kid got expelled at Kinkaid after last year due to grades but he was headed to Lamar and as far as everyone knew he was really looking forward to play for them - he played in 7 on 7 all summer and I have numerous friend...
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re: How often do you talk to your father? - MAROON on 6/20/16 at 2:16 pm
I probably talked to my Dad four or five times a week up until the day he died (seven years ago). Man it hurt for a few years not to talk to him, then life sort of takes over and the hurt goes away a little. It comes back every Fathers Day, but now I focus on my kids on that day. Still wish like ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Semi finals in Houston -- question about parking - MAROON on 6/17/16 at 9:46 am
no getting out of Reliant for Texans games is usually pretty good....
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re: Gumps baseball close to hiring Tulane's HC - MAROON on 6/10/16 at 4:20 pm
hearing the Texas committee likes Pierce, but in true Texas fashion they want someone who has already won a national title....which might mean the UCLA coach is the next one called in for an interview. And FYI I think Pierce would be a slam dunk hire. He's a great great coach. Rice would try ju...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Brazos River Cresting this evening. MAJOR flooding - MAROON on 6/1/16 at 11:11 am
[quote]And to make things worse, here in North Texas we had heavy rain yesterday in Granbury (enough to have the city declare a code red and ask everyone to stay home since even the fire trucks got stuck). That's way upstream on the Brazos and that water has to go somewhere (Lake Granbury and Lake W...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)