Texas Standard for November 2, 2016

A Texas politician tweets an obscene characterization of a political opponent. A mere slip of the twit, or a larger problem? We’ll explore. Also: As the nation focuses on presidential politics, another race with huge implications for our own backyard is getting precious little attention – because no one cares about railroads anymore? We’ll explain why that could be a political train wreck unto itself. And: After an ugly racial incident at Texas A&M, some Aggies won’t let it go. Here’s what they’re proposing.  And: In the 1960s, having a golf course in your subdivision meant you had arrived. Here’s why the mark of suburban bliss may soon be the Texas lagoon. Grab your towel – it’s Texas Standard time.

By Texas StandardNovember 2, 2016 11:40 am