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Explosion at Fertilizer Plant in West Texas Caught on Cell Camera
WARNING - This video may be disturbing for some viewers.  It's a video of the West, Texas fertilizer plant explosion taken from a truck that stopped to take video of the fire.  The actual explosion takes place at :28.  While it's hard to know for sure, we have no reason to b…
Should Idaho Require Drug Tests For Welfare Applicants?
Today the Texas Senate passed a bill that will require some Welfare applicants to take a drug test before they can get access to benefits. Senator Jane Nelson, my new hero and the bill's sponsor, said this of the bill: "Taxpayer money should not be used to subsidize someone's drug…
George W. Bush Dodges Foul Ball At Texas Ranger Game
One of the most surreal moments of George W. Bush's presidency happened when a Iraqi reporter threw a shoe at him during a press conference.
Love him or hate him, we can all agree that Bush showed excellent reflexes when he dodged the shoe, which was headed straight for his face.
Texans getting Gas in Mexico for $2.80 a Gallon
Would you risk being kidnapped by a drug lord to save a few bucks on gas?  Tons of people in southern Texas say . . . ABSOLUTELY.
According to reports, people in south Texas have been driving across the Mexican border into dangerous border towns because the gas there is around $2.80 a gallon.
375-Pound Shark Jumps Into Fisherman’s Boat [VIDEO]
Some may say that Texas fisherman Jason Kresse caught a shark, but when the 375-lb. sea creature jumped into his boat early last Monday, it kind of caught him instead.
The 29-year-old Freeport resident was out fishing for a red snapper with two coworkers about 50 miles off the Gulf of Mexico coast wh…