by James M. Branum - since 1995

Category: Austin

The Ponytail Bandit

FBI Wanted Posted: The Ponytail Bandit America’s Most Wanted: The Ponytail Bandit ABC News: Illegally blond– FBI seeks ponytail bandit FBI seeks armed and dangerous ‘Ponytail Bandit’ Ponytail Bandit Goes Cross-Country With Bank Robberies The Ponytail Bandit has hit three banks in the past month, including one in Austin. She’s made her way […]

Missing Molly Ivins

  I added the second article to this post on February 5, 2007 Ivins, queen of liberal commentary, dies — Austin resident battled breast cancer. Nation: Remembering Molly Ivins – by John Nichols Molly Ivins always said she wanted to write a book about the lonely experience of East Texas civil rights campaigners […]

Back from San Antonio, election day fun, heading to Virginia

  The craziness of my life continues… * Just got back from a weekend trip to San Antonio with my friend Risa on behalf of OCCO. The conference was held at San Antonio Mennonite Church and was put together by Mennonite Central Committee, and focused on conscientious objection and military counter-recruitment. The conference itself was […]

Music for today

  Today I’m really digging on the music of the Austin-band Hundred Year Storm. I had listened to them before and liked their sound, but the songs I’ve heard so far from their new album (Hello from the Children of Planet Earth), my oh my, are so good. (I’m glad to see I’m not the […] © 2015 Frontier Theme