Jon E. Garrett
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Archive for June, 2012
 

 

My interns rock harder than yours

The first time I heard Ricky Stein’s voice it was 2005 – and I was pretty sure I was experiencing an auditory hallucination. It was mid-afternoon in the offices of the West Austin News, where he had come in search of an int...
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Former Dragon flies to the NBA!

When it’s not football season Austin is a little bit like LA when it comes to sports, something might be going on but anyone within a 30-mile radius of 6th Street is likely too drunk, too tired or working or playing too hard ...
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Black Helicopters

Today was the kind of day that makes me want to smoke cigarettes and hang out with Alex Jones, plotting to bring down the Bilderberg Group and occasionally swap theories on how we are all being brainwashed by Batman (seriously...
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He’s the DJ, I’m the writer

This young site has already led to some confusion. It seems that somewhere out there is a person good looking, charismatic and plugged into the media enough to cause several people to believe that he is I and I am him, though, ...
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If you’re gonna go out, go out on top

Following the example of my good friend and former Pflugerville Pflag sports editor, Chris Grant, who left Cox after taking well-deserved employee of the month honors earlier this June, it looks like old Jon is leaving the Aus...
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