Hidden Danger: Should Texas Ban Latex?
Several states have already banned latex gloves. Arizona, Connecticut, Hawaii, Massachusetts, Oregon, and Rhode Island have banned latex gloves. Illinois bans their use in restaurants. Why are latex gloves a problem?
What Are The Top 6 Most Common Cacti of West Texas?
e countryside around San Angelo and West Texas is littered with cacti. It is easy to see a cactus plant growing and think its appearance isn't all that appealing. That might be true most of the time. However, many of the common cacti in West Texas transform into beautiful flowering plants if you know when to look.
First Gas Stoves, Now The Feds Come For Your Washing Machine
Last month the Department of Energy proposed new efficiency standards for washing machines. The standards will require new appliances to use less water for environmental reasons.
Some Possible Reasons Rural Texans Are More Stressed
There is a common theme in American folklore. It is the age-old idea that people who live in the country are generally believed to be happier than urban dwellers. The idea centers around the belief that life in the countryside is slower, less stressful, and more connected to nature. A new study blows all that out of the water.
Specters of The Past Haunt These Tom Green Ghost Towns
The ghostly stories of some of these abandoned towns reverberate across the Texas countryside. Tragedies in some, may actually lead to stories of actual hauntings.
The Most Common Pet Name in Texas Seems Rude
Crossword Solver curated their selection of the most popular used slang words for partners. They used all the key cultural markers of gaming, crypto, hip hop, and the most-used Gen Z slang words and compared their usage rates on Twitter with the national average usage of the word.
Which One Is More Popular in Texas, Ketchup or Salsa?
According to Texas Real Food, salsa became the king of condiments in the United States a decade ago in 2013. So, how is it that ketchup is still considered more popular nationwide? What about Texas? Let's find some answers.
Can You Legally Toss Rice At Texas Weddings?
One of the most common wedding traditions is throwing rice. Many venues and locations have banned the practice. The bans are due to a popular urban myth. According to this myth, birds can explode if they ingest rice thrown at weddings and other events.
Can You Legally Pee While Driving In Texas?
There are millions of lonely road miles on Texas highways. As much as we all wish there were Buc-ees on every isolated stretch of roadway in the state, sadly, it is not the case yet. I am not proud to admit this, but there have been times when I had to go. I am even less proud of what I'm going to confess next. Yes, I have peed in a water bottle while driving.
Do They Keep Serving Customers At Whataburger While Being Robbed?
TikTokker @ksuxtoes was casually going through the Whataburger drive-thru at one of two Destin, Florida, locations. She was voguing as her friend was making their order at the speaker. Suddenly, nine seconds in, the driver asks the drive-thru worker a question. "Are you guys getting robbed right now?"