Monthly Archives: November 2014

Deadliners Digest: 11/2/2014 (Election Edition)

STORIES AND MORE
Border Patrol makes many arrests deep in the heart of Texas
Jeremy Schwartz
Austin American-Statesman

Austin City Council and mayoral candidate search
Staff
Austin American-Statesman

Which City Council district should you live in?
Christian McDonald
Austin American-Statesman

The Shale Life: How an explosion in oil and gas production is changing lives and fortunes across Texas
Staff
Texas Tribune

Beyond wins and losses, what will Tuesday say about Texas politics?
Aman Batheja
Texas Tribune

Chronicle endorsements
Chronicle editorial board
Austin Chronicle

Just how super is your PAC? ‘Outside money’ hits Austin and the reverberations begin
Michael King
Austin Chronicle

Smart meters, fluoride and guns — things Laura Pressley doesn’t want to talk about
Jo Clifton
Austin Chronicle

The once and future Jewish exorcists
Asher Elbein
Tablet

Updated: New melanoma drug shows promise in trial, but questions about effectiveness remain
Jon Fortenbury
Forbes

How Greg Abbot ‘criminalized’ voter registration in Houston
Forrest Wilder
Texas Observer

A shooting on Spring Grove Avenue
Skip Hollandsworth
Texas Monthly

Students, beware of ‘breast perception studies’
Dan Solomon
Texas Monthly

A cheat sheet for Tuesday’s election
Staff
Austin Monthly

  • Ahead of election day, go here for the latest fact-checking from PolitiFact Texas.
  • Check out part two of Deadliner Sarah Rodriguez Pratt’s ongoing trilogy of books.

EVENTS
Introduction to Microsoft Excel
Saturday, Nov. 15, 2-3:30 pm
Austin Library — Little Walnut Creek Branch

The Legacy of Gone With the Wind
Tuesday, Nov. 4, 6 pm
Cactus Cafe

Rebecca Solnit
Thursday, Nov. 13, 7 pm
Harry Ransom Center

Walter Isaacson
Wednesday, Dec. 10, 12:30 pm
BookPeople

JOB LEADS AND MORE
Digital, visual journalist
Houston Chronicle
Houston

Paginator
Granite Publications
Taylor

Reporter
The Kaufman Herald
Kaufman

Editor
Fort Bend Herald
Rosenberg

Reporter
Cleburne Times-Review
Cleburne