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A Scanner Darkly is a 2006 American animated science-fiction thriller film directed by Richard Linklater, based on the novel of the same name by Philip K. Dick.
A Slipping-Down Life is a 1999 romantic drama film directed by Toni Kalem.
The Acton School of Business is a MBA program in entrepreneurship in Austin, Texas.
An adage (Latin: adagium) is a concise, memorable, and usually philosophical aphorism that communicates an important truth derived from experience, custom, or both, and that many persons consider true and credible because of its longeval tradition, i. e. being handed down generation to generation, or memetic replication.
Adult contemporary music (AC) is a North American term used to describe a form of radio-played popular music, ranging from 1960s vocal and 1970s soft rock music to predominantly ballad-heavy music of the present day, with varying degrees of easy listening, pop, soul, rhythm and blues, quiet storm, and rock influence.
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) is an American multinational semiconductor company based in Santa Clara, California, that develops computer processors and related technologies for business and consumer markets.
African Americans (also referred to as Black Americans or Afro-Americans) are an ethnic group of Americans with total or partial ancestry from any of the black racial groups of Africa.
Ain't It Cool News (AICN) is a website founded by Harry Knowles and run by Dannie Knowles, dedicated to news, rumors and reviews of upcoming and current films, television and comic book projects, with an emphasis on science fiction, superhero, fantasy, horror and action genres.
Alexander Emric (or Emerick) Jones (born February 11, 1974) is an American radio show host and conspiracy theorist.
An alternative newspaper is a type of newspaper that eschews comprehensive coverage of general news in favor of stylized reporting, opinionated reviews and columns, investigations into edgy topics and magazine-style feature stories highlighting local people and culture.
Amazon.com, Inc., doing business as Amazon, is an American electronic commerce and cloud computing company based in Seattle, Washington that was founded by Jeff Bezos on July 5, 1994.
Amazonas is a state of Brazil, located in the North Region in the northwestern corner of the country.
The American bison or simply bison (Bison bison), also commonly known as the American buffalo or simply buffalo, is a North American species of bison that once roamed the grasslands of North America in massive herds.
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The American Civil War (also known by other names) was a war fought in the United States from 1861 to 1865.
The American Community Survey (ACS) is an ongoing survey by the U.S. Census Bureau.
American football, referred to as football in the United States and Canada and also known as gridiron, is a team sport played by two teams of eleven players on a rectangular field with goalposts at each end.
The American Hockey League (AHL) is a 31-team professional ice hockey league based in the United States and Canada that serves as the primary developmental league for the National Hockey League (NHL).
The National Railroad Passenger Corporation, doing business as Amtrak, is a passenger railroad service that provides medium- and long-distance intercity service in the contiguous United States and to three Canadian cities.
Andrew Stephen Roddick (born August 30, 1982) is an American former professional tennis player.
Angers is a city in western France, about southwest of Paris.
The Ann W. Richards Congress Avenue Bridge (formerly known simply as the Congress Avenue Bridge) crosses over Lady Bird Lake in Austin, Texas.
Anson Jones (January 20, 1798 – January 9, 1858) was a doctor, businessperson, member of Congress, and the fourth and last President of the Republic of Texas, sometimes called the "Architect of Annexation".
Antalya is the fifth-most populous city in Turkey and the capital of its eponymous province.
ApartmentRatings.com is an online user generated database of information about apartment buildings in the United States.
Apple Inc. is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Cupertino, California, that designs, develops, and sells consumer electronics, computer software, and online services.
Applied Materials, Inc. is an American corporation that supplies equipment, services and software to enable the manufacture of semiconductor (integrated circuit) chips for electronics, flat panel displays for computers, smartphones and televisions, and solar products.
Arcadia Publishing is an American publisher of neighborhood, local, and regional history of the United States in pictorial form.
512 and 737 are North American telephone area codes serving Austin, Texas, and its suburbs.
Arm Holdings (Arm) is a multinational semiconductor and software design company, owned by SoftBank Group and its Vision Fund.
Armadillo World Headquarters (sometimes called simply The 'Dillo) was a music venue and nightclub located in Austin, Texas from 1970 to 1980.
ArthroCare (NASDAQ: ARTC), is a United States-based public company in the field of medical devices.
Asian Americans are Americans of Asian descent.
Asleep at the Wheel is an American country music group that was formed in Paw Paw, West Virginia and is based in Austin, Texas.
Auditorium Shores is an urban park located in downtown Austin, Texas, within the larger Town Lake Park.
The Austin Aces were a World TeamTennis (WTT) team in Austin, Texas, USA.
The Austin American-Statesman is the major daily newspaper for Austin, the capital city of Texas.
The Austin Aztex were a soccer team based in Austin, Texas, United States.
Austin City Limits (ACL) is an American public television music program recorded live in Austin, Texas, by Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) member television station KLRU, and broadcast on many PBS stations around the United States.
The Austin City Limits (ACL) Music Festival is an annual music festival held in Zilker Park in Austin, Texas on two consecutive three-day weekends.
The Austin Community College District (ACC) is a community college system serving the Austin, Texas metropolitan area and surrounding Central Texas communities.
The Austin Elite is a professional rugby union team based in Austin, Texas, United States.
Austin Executive Airport is a public-use airport located in unincorporated Travis County, northeast of the central business district of Austin, and immediately southeast of Pflugerville.
Austin Film Festival (AFF), founded in 1994, is an organization in Austin, Texas, that focuses on writers’ creative contributions to film.
The Austin Film Society (AFS) is a non-profit film society based in Austin, Texas.
The Austin Fire Department provides fire protection and emergency medical services to the city of Austin, Texas.
Austin Graduate School of Theology, formerly known as the Institute for Christian Studies, is a private Christian seminary associated with the Churches of Christ in Austin, Texas.
The Huns Rugby Football Club is a Men's Rugby Club American rugby union team based in Austin, Texas.
The Austin Ice Bats are a defunct professional minor-league ice hockey team based in Austin, Texas, United States.
Austin Independent School District is a school district based in the city of Austin, Texas, United States.
The Austin Marathon is an annual marathon held in Austin, Texas.
Austin Opera, formerly known as the Austin Lyric Opera, is an opera company based in Austin, Texas.
The Austin Outlaws are a women's football team in the Women's Football Alliance.
Austin Police Department (APD) is the principal law enforcement agency serving Austin, Texas, United States.
Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary is a Presbyterian seminary in Austin, Texas.
Austin Public Library is a public library system serving Austin, Texas, United States.
The Austin serial bombings occurred between March 2 and 20, 2018, mostly in the American city of Austin, Texas.
The Austin Spurs are an American basketball team of the NBA G League based in Cedar Park, Texas.
Austin is a train station located just west of downtown Austin, Texas, United States.
The Austin Symphony Orchestra is the oldest performing group in Austin, Texas.
Austin Zoo is a non-profit rescue zoo and located in southwestern unincorporated Travis County, Texas, United States, west of Austin.
Austin–Bergstrom International Airport or ABIA is a Class C international airport located in Austin, Texas, United States (the capital of Texas), and serving the Greater Austin metropolitan area, the 31st-largest metropolitan area in the United States.
is the capital city of Ōita Prefecture, located on the island of Kyushu, Japan.
The Balcones Fault or Balcones Fault Zone is a tensional structural system Edwards Aquifer in the U.S. state of Texas that runs approximately from the southwest part of the state near Del Rio to the north central region near Dallas along Interstate 35.
Ballet Austin is the 12th largest classical ballet company in the USA, and also operates the largest combined training facility associated with a professional ballet company in the United States.
The Ballet East Dance Company (BEDC) is an American modern dance company located in Austin, Texas.
Bandslam also known as High School Rock is a 2009 American musical and romantic comedy drama film produced by Summit Entertainment and Walden Media.
Barack Hussein Obama II (born August 4, 1961) is an American politician who served as the 44th President of the United States from January 20, 2009, to January 20, 2017.
Barton Springs Pool is a recreational outdoor swimming pool that is filled entirely with water from nearby natural springs.
Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC) is a process by a United States federal government commission to increase United States Department of Defense efficiency by planning the end of the Cold War realignment and closure of military installations.
Bastrop is a city and the county seat of Bastrop County, Texas, United States.
The Battle of Plum Creek was a clash between allied Tonkawa, militia, and Rangers of the Republic of Texas and a huge Comanche war party under Chief Buffalo Hump, which took place near Lockhart, Texas, on August 12, 1840, following the Great Raid of 1840 as the Comanche war party returned to west Texas.
Belo Horizonte ("Beautiful Horizon") is the sixth-largest city in Brazil, the thirteenth-largest in South America and the eighteenth-largest in the Americas.
Bergstrom Air Force Base (1942–1993) was located seven miles southeast of Austin, Texas.
A bicycle, also called a cycle or bike, is a human-powered, pedal-driven, single-track vehicle, having two wheels attached to a frame, one behind the other.
Bicycling is a cycling brand published by Hearst in Emmaus, Pennsylvania.
BigCommerce is a privately held technology company that develops e-commerce software for businesses.
Biotechnology is the broad area of science involving living systems and organisms to develop or make products, or "any technological application that uses biological systems, living organisms, or derivatives thereof, to make or modify products or processes for specific use" (UN Convention on Biological Diversity, Art. 2).
BioWare is a Canadian video game developer located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
Blank Check (in the United Kingdom originally released as Blank Cheque) is a 1994 American comedy film directed by Rupert Wainwright and starring Brian Bonsall, Karen Duffy, Miguel Ferrer, James Rebhorn, Tone Lōc, Jayne Atkinson and Michael Lerner.
The Jack S. Blanton Museum of Art (often referred to as the Blanton or the BMA) at The University of Texas at Austin is one of the largest university art museums in the U.S. with 189,340 square feet devoted to temporary exhibitions, permanent collection galleries, storage, administrative offices, classrooms, a print study room, an auditorium, shop, and cafe.
Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. is an American video game developer and publisher based in Irvine, California, and is a subsidiary of the American company Activision Blizzard.
In the United States and (at least some) other English-speaking countries, a blue-collar worker is a working class person who performs manual labor.
Bluebonnet is a name given to any number of blue-flowered species of the genus Lupinus predominantly found in southwestern United States and is collectively the state flower of Texas.
A Bohemian is a resident of Bohemia, a region of the Czech Republic or the former Kingdom of Bohemia, a region of the former Crown of Bohemia (lands of the Bohemian Crown).
Brady is a city in McCulloch County, Texas, United States.
Buda is a city in Hays County, Texas, United States.
Buffalo is the second largest city in the state of New York and the 81st most populous city in the United States.
The Bullock Texas State History Museum, is a history museum in Austin, Texas.
Bus rapid transit (BRT, BRTS, busway, transitway) is a bus-based public transport system designed to improve capacity and reliability relative to a conventional bus system.
Calcium carbonate is a chemical compound with the formula CaCO3.
Capital Area Rural Transportation System or CARTS is a public transportation system serving Bastrop, Blanco, Burnet, Caldwell, Fayette, and Lee counties in Texas, as well as rural areas of Hays, Travis, and Williamson.
A capital city (or simply capital) is the municipality exercising primary status in a country, state, province, or other administrative region, usually as its seat of government.
The Capital Metropolitan Transportation Authority, commonly referred to as Capital Metro, is a public transportation provider located in Austin, Texas.
Capital MetroRail is a commuter rail system that serves the Greater Austin area in Texas, and which is owned by the Capital Metro.
car2go is a German car rental company.
Carnaval Brasileiro is an annual one-night festival in Austin, Texas.
Carsharing or car sharing (AU, NZ, CA, & US) or car clubs (UK) is a model of car rental where people rent cars for short periods of time, often by the hour.
Cedar Park is a city in Williamson County in the state of Texas.
The Center for Autism and Related Disorders, Inc. (CARD), founded in 1990 by Doreen Granpeesheh, is among the largest autism treatment organizations in the world.
Central Connecticut State University (also known as Central and frequently abbreviated as Central Connecticut, Central Connecticut State, and CCSU) is a regional, comprehensive public university in New Britain, Connecticut, United States.
Central Texas is a region in the U.S. state of Texas surrounding Austin and roughly bordered by Brady to Brenham to Seguin to Waco.
The North American Central Time Zone (CT) is a time zone in parts of Canada, the United States, Mexico, Central America, some Caribbean Islands, and part of the Eastern Pacific Ocean.
The Chihuahuan Desert is a desert and ecoregion designation covering parts of Mexico and the United States.
The Chisholm Trail was a trail used in the post-Civil War era to drive cattle overland, from ranches in Texas to Kansas.
The "Chitlin Circuit" is a collection of performance venues throughout the eastern, southern, and upper midwest areas of the United States that were safe and acceptable for African American musicians, comedians, and other entertainers to perform in during the era of racial segregation in the United States (from at least the early 19th century through the 1960s).
Church of the Friendly Ghost aka COTFG is a volunteer-run arts organization supporting creative expression and counter-culture community.
Circuit of The Americas (COTA) is a grade 1 FIA specification motor racing facility located in Austin, Texas, on the southeastern periphery of Austin city limits, in Central Texas.
Cirrus Logic Inc. is a fabless semiconductor supplier that specializes in analog, mixed-signal, and audio DSP integrated circuits (ICs).
Cisco Systems, Inc. is an American multinational technology conglomerate headquartered in San Jose, California, in the center of Silicon Valley, that develops, manufactures and sells networking hardware, telecommunications equipment and other high-technology services and products.
A city is a large human settlement.
A city council, town council, town board, or board of aldermen is the legislative body that governs a city, town, municipality, or local government area.
A city manager is an official appointed as the administrative manager of a city, in a council–manager form of city government.
The City of Adelaide is a local government area in the metropolitan area of Adelaide, South Australia.
City of the Violet Crown is a term for at least two different cities.
Classic rock is a radio format which developed from the album-oriented rock (AOR) format in the early 1980s.
Classical music is art music produced or rooted in the traditions of Western culture, including both liturgical (religious) and secular music.
The Clovis culture is a prehistoric Paleo-Indian culture, named for distinct stone tools found in close association with Pleistocene fauna at Blackwater Locality No. 1 near Clovis, New Mexico, in the 1920s and 1930s.
Coahuila, formally Coahuila de Zaragoza, officially the Free and Sovereign State of Coahuila de Zaragoza (Estado Libre y Soberano de Coahuila de Zaragoza), is one of the 31 states which, along with Mexico City, compose the 32 Federal Entities of Mexico.
Joel David Coen (born November 29, 1954) and Ethan Jesse CoenState of Minnesota.
A national championship in the highest level of college football in the United States, currently the NCAA Division I Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS), is a designation awarded annually by various organizations to their selection of the best college football team.
The College World Series (CWS) is an annual June baseball tournament held in Omaha, Nebraska.
The Colorado River is an long river in the U.S. state of Texas.
The Comanche (Nʉmʉnʉʉ) are a Native American nation from the Great Plains whose historic territory, known as Comancheria, consisted of present-day eastern New Mexico, southeastern Colorado, southwestern Kansas, western Oklahoma, and most of northwest Texas and northern Chihuahua.
The Commission on Presidential Debates (CPD) is a nonprofit corporation established in 1987 under the joint sponsorship of the Democratic and Republican political parties in the United States.
Community Impact Newspaper is a chain of hyperlocal monthly newspapers delivered for free to homes and businesses in Texas.
Concordia High School is a private Christian high school in Round Rock, Texas.
Concordia University Texas is a private, coeducational institution of liberal arts and sciences located in northwest Austin, in the U.S. state of Texas.
The Confederate States of America (CSA or C.S.), commonly referred to as the Confederacy, was an unrecognized country in North America that existed from 1861 to 1865.
A cotton gin is a machine that quickly and easily separates cotton fibers from their seeds, enabling much greater productivity than manual cotton separation.
The Council House Fight, often referred to as the Council House Massacre, was a decidedly lopsided fight between soldiers and officials of the Republic of Texas and a delegation of Comanche chiefs during a peace conference in San Antonio on March 19, 1840.
The council–manager government form is one of two predominant forms of local government in the United States and Ireland, the other being the mayor–council government form.
Country music, also known as country and western or simply country, is a genre of popular music that originated in the southern United States in the early 1920s.
A county seat is an administrative center, seat of government, or capital city of a county or civil parish.
D&B Hoovers was founded by Gary Hoover and Patrick Spain in 1990Solomon, Steve.
Dale Watson (born October 7, 1962 in Birmingham, Alabama) is an American country/Texas country singer, guitarist, songwriter, and self-published author based in Austin, Texas.
Dallas is a city in the U.S. state of Texas.
Daniel Dale Johnston (born January 22, 1961) is an American singer-songwriter, musician, and visual artist who is regarded as a significant figure in outsider, lo-fi, and alternative music scenes.
David Keith Cobb (born December 24, 1962) is an American attorney, liberal political activist, campaign manager, and politician, who was the Green Party presidential candidate for the 2004 election.
Dazed and Confused is a 1993 American coming-of-age comedy film written and directed by Richard Linklater.
Del Valle Independent School District (DVISD) is a public school district with its headquarters in the Edward A. Neal Administration Building in the Del Valle community and in unincorporated Travis County, Texas (USA).
Del Valle is a suburb of Austin and part of the Austin–Round Rock–San Marcos Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Dell (stylized as DELL) is an American multinational computer technology company based in Round Rock, Texas, United States, that develops, sells, repairs, and supports computers and related products and services.
Dell Diamond is the home stadium of the Round Rock Express, the Triple-A Minor League Baseball affiliate of the Texas Rangers major league baseball team.
The Democratic Party is one of the two major contemporary political parties in the United States, along with the Republican Party (nicknamed the GOP for Grand Old Party).
Dimensional Fund Advisors L.P. (abbreviated as Dimensional) is an investment firm headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, United States, and has affiliates with offices in the US, Canada, UK, Germany, Netherlands, Australia, Singapore, and Japan.
Dobie Center, named after J. Frank Dobie, is a privately owned twenty-seven story residence hall located on the University of Texas at Austin campus.
The dot-com bubble (also known as the dot-com boom, the dot-com crash, the Y2K crash, the Y2K bubble, the tech bubble, the Internet bubble, the dot-com collapse, and the information technology bubble) was a historic economic bubble and period of excessive speculation that occurred roughly from 1997 to 2001, a period of extreme growth in the usage and adaptation of the Internet.
A doubting Thomas is a skeptic who refuses to believe without direct personal experience—a reference to the Apostle Thomas, who refused to believe that the resurrected Jesus had appeared to the ten other apostles, until he could see and feel the wounds received by Jesus on the cross.
Downtown Austin is the central business district of Austin, Texas.
The Driskill, a Romanesque-style building completed in 1886, Retrieved December 28, 2008.
Dropbox is a file hosting service operated by American company Dropbox, Inc., headquartered in San Francisco, California, that offers cloud storage, file synchronization, personal cloud, and client software.
Eanes Independent School District (EISD) (pronounced EEN-ss) is a school district headquartered in unincorporated Travis County, Texas (USA), in Greater Austin.
East Texas is a distinct cultural, geographic and ecological area in the U.S. state of Texas.
Easton Park, also referred to as the Pilot Knob planned unit development, is a Planned unit development (PUD) in the southeast portion of the city of Austin, Texas, United States.
eBay Inc. is a multinational e-commerce corporation based in San Jose, California that facilitates consumer-to-consumer and business-to-consumer sales through its website.
Edwin Waller (November 4, 1800 – January 3, 1881) was an entrepreneur, signer of the Texas Declaration of Independence, the first mayor of Austin, Texas, and the designer of its downtown grid plan.
Eeyore's Birthday Party is a day-long festival taking place annually in Austin, Texas since 1963.
Elche, or Elx, is a town located in the comarca of Baix Vinalopó, Spain.
Electronic Arts Inc. (EA) is an American video game company headquartered in Redwood City, California.
The Elisabet Ney Museum is a museum located in Austin, Texas, United States.
The Emancipation Proclamation, or Proclamation 95, was a presidential proclamation and executive order issued by United States President Abraham Lincoln on January 1, 1863.
Esther's Follies is a modern-day vaudeville theatre located on 6th Street in downtown Austin, Texas.
Evan Smith (born April 20, 1966) is an American journalist.
EZMONEY Tario Inc is an American pawn shop operator based in Austin, Texas but providing services across Mexico and Canada.
Facebook is an American online social media and social networking service company based in Menlo Park, California.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), formerly the Bureau of Investigation (BOI), is the domestic intelligence and security service of the United States, and its principal federal law enforcement agency.
The federal government of the United States (U.S. federal government) is the national government of the United States, a constitutional republic in North America, composed of 50 states, one district, Washington, D.C. (the nation's capital), and several territories.
Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) are publicly announced standards developed by the United States federal government for use in computer systems by non-military government agencies and government contractors.
A flash flood is a rapid flooding of geomorphic low-lying areas: washes, rivers, dry lakes and basins.
Flex Ltd. (previously known as Flextronics International Ltd. or Flextronics) is an American multinational technological manufacturer.
Forbes is an American business magazine.
Forestar Group Inc. is a real estate, oil and gas, and other natural resources company based in Austin, Texas.
Formula One (also Formula 1 or F1) is the highest class of single-seater auto racing sanctioned by the Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA) and owned by the Formula One Group.
Fort Hood is a U.S. military post located in Killeen, Texas.
The Fortune 500 is an annual list compiled and published by Fortune magazine that ranks 500 of the largest United States corporations by total revenue for their respective fiscal years.
Freescale Semiconductor, Inc. was an American multinational corporation headquartered in Austin, Texas, with design, research and development, manufacturing and sales operations in more than 75 locations in 19 countries.
Frommer's is a travel guidebook series created by Arthur Frommer.
Fun Fun Fun Fest (often abbreviated as "FFF" or "F3F") was an annual music and comedy festival held in Austin, Texas.
Galveston Bay is the seventh largest estuary in the United States, located along the upper coast of Texas.
The Gault archaeological site is an extensive, multicomponent site located in central Texas, United States, about 40 miles north of Austin.
General Motors Company, commonly referred to as General Motors (GM), is an American multinational corporation headquartered in Detroit that designs, manufactures, markets, and distributes vehicles and vehicle parts, and sells financial services.
Gentrification is a process of renovation of deteriorated urban neighborhoods by means of the influx of more affluent residents.
The Geographic Names Information System (GNIS) is a database that contains name and locative information about more than two million physical and cultural features located throughout the United States of America and its territories.
George Washington Littlefield (June 21, 1842 – November 10, 1920) was a Confederate Army officer, cattleman, banker, and regent of the University of Texas.
The George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center is a museum in east Austin, Texas housed in the former George Washington Carver Library building.
Georgetown is a city in and the county seat of Williamson County, Texas, United States, with a population of 47,400 at the 2010 census and a population of 63,716 at the 2016 Census estimate.
Gerrymandering is a practice intended to establish a political advantage for a particular party or group by manipulating district boundaries.
Golfsmith International Holdings Inc. was an American golf specialty retailer based in Austin, Texas.
GoodPop is an American brand of all-natural ice pops, headquartered in Austin, Texas.
Google LLC is an American multinational technology company that specializes in Internet-related services and products, which include online advertising technologies, search engine, cloud computing, software, and hardware.
Gordon Granger (November 6, 1821 – January 10, 1876) was a career U.S. Army officer and a Union general during the American Civil War.
The Great Depression began in August 1929, when the United States economy first went into an economic recession.
Austin–Round Rock is a five-county metropolitan area in the U.S. state of Texas, as defined by the Office of Management and Budget.
Greater London is a region of England which forms the administrative boundaries of London, as well as a county for the purposes of the lieutenancies.
The Green Party of the United States (GPUS) is a green federation of political parties in the United States.
Greyhound Lines, Inc., usually shortened to Greyhound, is an intercity bus common carrier serving over 3,800 destinations across North America.
Grindhouse is a 2007 American horror film double feature co-written, produced, and directed by Robert Rodriguez and Quentin Tarantino.
GSD&M is an advertising agency headquartered in Austin, Texas, United States.
The Gulf of Mexico (Golfo de México) is an ocean basin and a marginal sea of the Atlantic Ocean, largely surrounded by the North American continent.
Gwangmyeong (Korean: 광명시) is a city in Gyeonggi Province, South Korea.
Gyeonggi-do (Hangul: 경기도) is the most populous province in South Korea.
H-E-B Center at Cedar Park is an indoor arena located in Cedar Park, Texas, near Austin.
The Harry Ransom Center is an archive, library and museum at the University of Texas at Austin, USA, specializing in the collection of literary and cultural artifacts from the United States and Europe for the purpose of advancing the study of the arts and humanities.
Haymarket Media Group is a privately held media company headquartered in London.
Hays Consolidated Independent School District is a public school district based in Kyle, Texas (USA).
Hays County is a county located on the Edwards Plateau in the U.S. state of Texas.
Headwaters School is an independent school in Austin, Texas serving students from early childhood through grade 12.
The Hewlett-Packard Company (commonly referred to as HP) or shortened to Hewlett-Packard was an American multinational information technology company headquartered in Palo Alto, California.
Hi, How Are You: The Unfinished Album is the sixth self-released music cassette album by singer-songwriter Daniel Johnston, recorded in September 1983.
High technology, often abbreviated to high tech (adjective forms high-technology, high-tech or hi-tech) is technology that is at the cutting edge: the most advanced technology available.
Highland Mall was a shopping mall located in north Austin, Texas, on Airport Boulevard west of I-35 and north of US Route 290.
Hillary Diane Rodham Clinton (born October 26, 1947) is an American politician and diplomat who served as the First Lady of the United States from 1993 to 2001, U.S. Senator from New York from 2001 to 2009, 67th United States Secretary of State from 2009 to 2013, and the Democratic Party's nominee for President of the United States in the 2016 election.
Hippie Hollow Park (originally known as McGregor County Park) is a park located on the shore of Lake Travis in northwest Austin.
The hipster subculture is stereotypically composed of younger and middle-aged adults who reside primarily in gentrified neighborhoods.
Hispanic Americans and Latino Americans (Estadounidenses hispanos) are people in the United States who are descendants of people from countries of Latin America and Spain.
HomeAway, Inc. is a vacation rental marketplace with more than 2,000,000 vacation rentals in 190 countries listed on its website.
Hope Floats is a 1998 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Forest Whitaker and starring Sandra Bullock, Harry Connick Jr., and Gena Rowlands.
Hospira was an American global pharmaceutical and medical device company with headquarters in Lake Forest, Illinois.
HostGator is a Houston-based provider of shared, reseller, vps, and dedicated web hosting with an additional presence in Austin, Texas.
House Park is a 6,000-6,500 seat American football stadium in Austin, Texas that is owned and operated by the Austin Independent School District.
Houston is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Texas and the fourth most populous city in the United States, with a census-estimated 2017 population of 2.312 million within a land area of.
The Houston and Texas Central Railway (H&TC), operated by the Houston and Texas Central Railway Company, was a railway system in Texas.
How to Eat Fried Worms is a 2006 American children's comedy film directed and written by Bob Dolman and produced by Mark Johnson and Philip Steuer with music by Mark Mothersbaugh and Robert Mothersbaugh.
HuffPost (formerly The Huffington Post and sometimes abbreviated HuffPo) is a liberal American news and opinion website and blog that has both localized and international editions.
A humid subtropical climate is a zone of climate characterized by hot and humid summers, and mild to cool winters.
Huston–Tillotson University (abbreviated as HTU) is a private historically black university in Austin, Texas.
Hutto is a city in Williamson County, Texas, United States.
Founded in 1992, Hyde Park Theatre (formerly Frontera@Hyde Park Theatre) is an arts center in Austin, Texas, that has produced over 50 world and regional premieres.
The International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Armonk, New York, United States, with operations in over 170 countries.
Ice hockey is a contact team sport played on ice, usually in a rink, in which two teams of skaters use their sticks to shoot a vulcanized rubber puck into their opponent's net to score points.
An ice storm is a type of winter storm characterized by freezing rain, also known as a glaze event or, in some parts of the United States, as a silver thaw.
Idiocracy is a 2006 American science fiction comedy film directed by Mike Judge and starring Luke Wilson, Maya Rudolph, and Dax Shepard.
Imo is one of the 36 states of Nigeria and lies in the South East of Nigeria.
Improvisational theatre, often called improv or impro, is the form of theatre, often comedy, in which most or all of what is performed is unplanned or unscripted: created spontaneously by the performers.
Intel Corporation (stylized as intel) is an American multinational corporation and technology company headquartered in Santa Clara, California, in the Silicon Valley.
Across the many fields concerned with interactivity, including information science, computer science, human-computer interaction, communication, and industrial design, there is little agreement over the meaning of the term "interactivity", although all are related to interaction with computers and other machines with a user interface.
Interstate 10 (I-10) is the southernmost cross-country interstate highway in the American Interstate Highway System.
Interstate 10 (I-10) is the major east–west Interstate Highway in the Southern United States.
Interstate 35 (abbreviated I-35 or IH-35) in Texas is a major north–south Interstate Highway running from Laredo near the United States-Mexico border to the Red River north of Gainesville where it crosses into Oklahoma.
The Dwight D. Eisenhower National System of Interstate and Defense Highways, commonly known as the Interstate Highway System, is a network of controlled-access highways that forms part of the National Highway System in the United States.
John Maxwell Coetzee (born 9 February 1940) is a South African novelist, essayist, linguist, translator and recipient of the 2003 Nobel Prize in Literature.
John Henry Faulk (August 21, 1913 – April 9, 1990), from Austin, Texas, was a storyteller and radio show host.
The Johnson Center for Child Health and Development (formerly known as Thoughtful House Center for Children or simply Thoughtful House) is an Austin, Texas-based organization promoting anti-vaccination conspiracy theories and medically unsupported cures for autism.
Junction is a city in and the county seat of Kimble County, Texas, United States.
Juneteenth, also known as Juneteenth Independence Day or Freedom Day, is an American holiday that commemorates the June 19, 1865, announcement of the abolition of slavery in the U.S. state of Texas, and more generally the emancipation of enslaved African-Americans throughout the former Confederacy of the southern United States.
KAKW-DT, virtual channel 62 (VHF digital channel 13), is a Univision owned-and-operated television station serving Waco and Austin, Texas, United States that is licensed to Killeen.
KASE-FM ("KASE 101") is an Austin, Texas radio station operating a country music format.
KAZI (88.7 FM) is a listener-supported, non-commercial urban contemporary community radio station in Austin, Texas, United States.
The Köppen climate classification is one of the most widely used climate classification systems.
KBVO, virtual channel 14 (UHF digital channel 27), is a MyNetworkTV-affiliated television station serving Austin, Texas, United States that is licensed to Llano.
Keep Austin Weird is the slogan adopted by the Austin Independent Business Alliance to promote small businesses in Austin, Texas.
Keller Williams Realty (commonly referred to as Keller Williams) is an American technology and international real estate franchise with headquarters in Austin, Texas.
KEYE-TV, virtual channel 42 (UHF digital channel 43), is a CBS-affiliated television station licensed to Austin, Texas, United States.
KFMK (105.9 FM, "Spirit 105.9") is an Austin, Texas radio station operating a Contemporary Christian format.
Kirby Hall School is a private pre K-4 through 12th grade college preparatory school located in Austin, Texas on the historic grounds of Helen M. Kirby Hall.
KKMJ-FM is an Austin, Texas radio station operating an Adult Contemporary format playing music from mainly the 1970s through today.
KLBJ (590 kHz) is a commercial AM radio station licensed to Austin, Texas.
KLBJ-FM (93.7 MHz) is a commercial radio station in Austin, Texas.
KLRU, virtual channel 18 (UHF digital channel 22), is a PBS member television station licensed to Austin, Texas, United States.
KMFA FM 89.5 is a non-profit, listener-supported, classical radio station licensed in Austin, Texas.
KNVA, virtual channel 54 (UHF digital channel 49), is a CW-affiliated television station licensed to Austin, Texas, United States.
Koblenz (Coblence), spelled Coblenz before 1926, is a German city situated on both banks of the Rhine where it is joined by the Moselle.
KOKE-FM (99.3 FM) is a radio station broadcasting a progressive country format.
KOOP (91.7 FM) (pronounced 'co-op') is a noncommercial community radio station owned and operated by its members and staffed by volunteers.
KPEZ, (102.3 FM), known on-air as "102.3 The Beat", is a radio station licensed to and serving Austin, Texas, operating a Rhythmic Top 40 format.
KTBC, virtual and VHF digital channel 7, is a Fox owned-and-operated television station licensed to Austin, Texas, United States.
KTSN (1490 AM) "Sun Radio" is a commercial radio station licensed to Austin, Texas, United States.
KUT FM 90.5 is a listener-supported and corporate-sponsored public radio station owned and operated by faculty and staff of the University of Texas at Austin.
KVET (1300 AM), branded as "AM 1300 The Zone", is an Austin, Texas, radio station operating a Sports format.
KVET-FM (98.1 FM,98.1 K-VET) is an Austin, Texas radio station operating a country music format.
KVRX (91.7 FM) is the student radio station at the University of Texas in Austin on 91.7 MHz, with an effective radiated power of 3,000 watts.
KVUE, virtual channel 24 (UHF digital channel 33), is an ABC-affiliated television station licensed to Austin, Texas, United States.
KXAN-TV, virtual channel 36 (UHF digital channel 21), is an NBC-affiliated television station licensed to Austin, Texas, United States.
La Niña is a coupled ocean-atmosphere phenomenon that is the counterpart of El Niño as part of the broader El Niño–Southern Oscillation climate pattern.
Claudia Alta "Lady Bird" Johnson (née Taylor; December 22, 1912 – July 11, 2007) was an American socialite and the First Lady of the United States (1963–1969) as the wife of the 36th President of the United States, Lyndon B. Johnson.
Lady Bird Lake (formerly Town Lake) is a river-like reservoir on the Colorado River in Austin, Texas, United States.
Lake Austin, formerly Lake McDonald, is a water reservoir on the Colorado River in Austin, Texas.
Lake Travis is a reservoir on the Colorado River in central Texas in the United States.
Lake Travis Independent School District is a public school district headquartered in unincorporated southwestern Travis County, Texas (USA).
Lake Walter E. Long (also known as Decker Lake) is a power plant cooling reservoir on Decker Creek in Austin, Texas.
Lampasas is a city in Lampasas County, Texas, United States.
Lance Edward Armstrong (born Lance Edward Gunderson on September 18, 1971) is a former American professional road racing cyclist.
Laredo is the county seat of Webb County, Texas, United States, on the north bank of the Rio Grande in South Texas, across from Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, Mexico.
Lazer Team is a 2015 American science fiction action comedy film directed, produced, and co-written by Matt Hullum.
Leander Independent School District is a school district based in Leander, Texas (USA) and covering a total of in Leander, Cedar Park, Georgetown, Jonestown, Round Rock in Williamson County and northwest Austin in Travis County.
Leander is a city in Williamson and Travis counties in the U.S. state of Texas.
Leeds is a city in the metropolitan borough of Leeds, in the county of West Yorkshire, England.
LGBT, or GLBT, is an initialism that stands for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender.
Liberal Arts and Science Academy (LASA) is a selective public magnet high school for liberal arts, science and mathematics in Austin, Texas.
Light rail, light rail transit (LRT), or fast tram is a form of urban rail transport using rolling stock similar to a tramway, but operating at a higher capacity, and often on an exclusive right-of-way.
Lima (Quechua:, Aymara) is the capital and the largest city of Peru.
Limestone is a sedimentary rock, composed mainly of skeletal fragments of marine organisms such as coral, forams and molluscs.
Lipan Apache are Southern Athabaskan (Apachean) Native Americans whose traditional territory included present-day Texas, New Mexico, Colorado and the northern Mexican states of Chihuahua, Nuevo León, Coahuila, and Tamaulipas prior to the 17th century.
Washington, D.C. has been the federal capital city of the United States since 1819.
The following is a list of the most populous incorporated cities, towns, and unincorporated census-designated places (CDPs) in the U.S. state of Texas.
This is a list of notable companies based in Greater Austin, Texas.
The U.S. state of Texas is divided into 254 counties, more than any other U.S. state.
Farm to Market Roads in Texas are owned and maintained by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT).
The following is a list of mayors of Austin, Texas.
The United States Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has defined 383 metropolitan statistical areas (MSAs) for the United States and seven for Puerto Rico.
This is a list of notable past and present residents of the U.S. city of Austin, Texas, and its surrounding metropolitan area.
This list of sovereign states provides an overview of sovereign states around the world, with information on their status and recognition of their sovereignty.
The following is a list of the most populous incorporated places of the United States.
Lloyd Alton Doggett II (born October 6, 1946) is an American attorney and politician who is a U.S. Representative from Texas.
The London Borough of Hackney is a London Borough in Inner London, United Kingdom.
The Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long Center for the Performing Arts is a performing arts venue located along Lady Bird Lake in downtown Austin, Texas.
Long-View Micro School is a STEM focused school located in Austin, Texas.
The Lower Colorado River Authority (LCRA) is a nonprofit public utility created in November 1934 by the Texas Legislature.
Lyndon Baines Johnson (August 27, 1908January 22, 1973), often referred to by his initials LBJ, was an American politician who served as the 36th President of the United States from 1963 to 1969, assuming the office after having served as the 37th Vice President of the United States from 1961 to 1963.
The Lyndon Baines Johnson Library and Museum, also known as the LBJ Presidential Library, is the presidential library and museum of Lyndon Baines Johnson, the 36th President of the United States (1963–1969).
Machete is a 2010 American action exploitation film written and directed by Robert Rodriguez and Ethan Maniquis.
The Main Building (known colloquially as The Tower) is a structure at the center of the University of Texas at Austin campus in Downtown Austin, Texas, United States.
Maine-et-Loire is a department of the Loire Valley in west-central France, in the Pays de la Loire region.
Major League Rugby is an American professional rugby union competition which began its first season in 2018.
The major professional sports leagues in the United States and Canada are the highest professional competitions of team sports in those countries.
Man of the House is a 2005 American crime comedy film directed by Stephen Herek and starring Tommy Lee Jones.
Manaus or Manaós before 1939 or (formerly) Barra do Rio Negro, is the capital city of the state of Amazonas in the North Region of Brazil.
Manor Independent School District is a public school district based in Manor, Texas (USA).
Mansfield Dam (formerly Marshall Ford Dam) is a dam located across a canyon at Marshall Ford on the Colorado River, northwest of Austin, Texas.
Marion Bartoli (born 2 October 1984) is a French former professional tennis player.
Maseru is the capital and largest city of Lesotho.
McKinney Falls State Park is a state park in Austin, Texas, United States at the confluence of Onion Creek and Williamson Creek.
Megabus, branded as megabus.com, is an intercity bus service of Coach USA/Coach Canada and DATTCO (a non Stagecoach company, under contract) providing discount travel services since 2006, operating throughout the eastern, southern, midwestern, and western United States and in the Canadian provinces of Ontario and Quebec.
Melco Holdings Inc. is a family business founded by Makoto Maki in 1975 and is located in Japan.
Memorial Day or Decoration Day is a federal holiday in the United States for remembering the people who died while serving in the country's armed forces.
In the United States, a metropolitan statistical area (MSA) is a geographical region with a relatively high population density at its core and close economic ties throughout the area.
Mexic-Arte Museum is a fine arts museum in Austin, Texas.
The Mexican free-tailed bat or Brazilian free-tailed bat (Tadarida brasiliensis) is a medium-sized bat that is native to the Americas, regarded as one of the most abundant mammals in North America.
Michael J. Badnarik (born August 1, 1954) is an American software engineer, political figure, and former radio talk show host.
Michael Thomas McCaul Sr. (born January 14, 1962) is the U.S. Representative for, serving since 2005.
Minas Gerais is a state in the north of Southeastern Brazil.
Minority influence, a form of social influence, takes place when a member of a minority group influences the majority to accept the minority's beliefs or behavior.
Mirabeau Buonaparte Lamar (August 16, 1798 – December 19, 1859), an attorney born in Georgia, became a Texas politician, poet, diplomat and soldier.
Miss Congeniality is a 2000 American action comedy film directed by Donald Petrie, written by Marc Lawrence, Katie Ford, and Caryn Lucas, and starring Sandra Bullock with Michael Caine, Benjamin Bratt, William Shatner, Ernie Hudson, and Candice Bergen.
The Mississippi River is the chief river of the second-largest drainage system on the North American continent, second only to the Hudson Bay drainage system.
The Missouri–Kansas–Texas Railway is a former Class I railroad company in the United States, with its last headquarters in Dallas.
Mitel Networks Corporation is a telecommunications company providing unified communications solutions for business.
A modal share (also called mode split, mode-share, or modal split) is the percentage of travellers using a particular type of transportation or number of trips using said type.
Modern American liberalism is the dominant version of liberalism in the United States.
Money is a magazine that is published by Meredith Corporation.
The Moody College of Communication is the communication college at The University of Texas at Austin.
A moonlight tower or moontower is a lighting structure designed to illuminate areas of a town or city at night.
A motto (derived from the Latin muttum, 'mutter', by way of Italian motto, 'word', 'sentence') is a maxim; a phrase meant to formally summarize the general motivation or intention of an individual, family, social group or organization.
Mount Bonnell, also known as Covert Park, is a prominent point alongside the Lake Austin portion of the Colorado River in Austin, Texas.
MovieMaker is an American publication focused on the art and business of filmmaking with a special emphasis on independent film.
MTV (originally an initialism of Music Television) is an American cable and satellite television channel owned by Viacom Media Networks (a division of Viacom) and headquartered in New York City.
Multiracial Americans are Americans who have mixed ancestry of "two or more races".
Music of Austin, Texas: Austin's official motto is the "Live Music Capital of the World" because on any given night, one can find over one hundred venues showcasing a wide variety of free - live music performances.
Nadine is a 1987 comedy film directed by Robert Benton and starring Jeff Bridges and Kim Basinger.
National Instruments Corporation, or NI, is an American multinational company with international operation.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA; pronounced, like "Noah") is an American scientific agency within the United States Department of Commerce that focuses on the conditions of the oceans, major waterways, and the atmosphere.
The National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) is the leading non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of public parks, recreation and conservation.
This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Travis County, Texas.
The National Trust for Historic Preservation is a privately funded, nonprofit organization based in Washington, D.C., that works in the field of historic preservation in the United States.
National Western Life Insurance Company is an American stock life insurance company headquartered in Austin, Texas.
Native Americans, also known as American Indians, Indians, Indigenous Americans and other terms, are the indigenous peoples of the United States.
The NBA G League is the National Basketball Association's official minor league basketball organization.
New Braunfels is a city in Comal and Guadalupe Counties in the U.S. state of Texas.
The New York Daily News, officially titled Daily News, is an American newspaper based in New York City.
Nielsen Holdings PLC (formerly known as Nielsen N.V.) is a global information, data and measurement company with headquarters in the U.K..
A nightclub, music club or club, is an entertainment venue and bar that usually operates late into the night.
Non-Hispanic whites or whites not of Hispanic or Latino origin (commonly referred to as Anglo-Americans)Mish, Frederic C., Editor in Chief Webster's Tenth New Collegiate Dictionary Springfield, Massachusetts, U.S.A.:1994--Merriam-Webster See original definition (definition #1) of Anglo in English: It is defined as a synonym for Anglo-American--Page 86 are European Americans who are not of Hispanic or Latino origin/ethnicity, as defined by the United States Census Bureau.
North America is a continent entirely within the Northern Hemisphere and almost all within the Western Hemisphere; it is also considered by some to be a northern subcontinent of the Americas.
The North American Numbering Plan (NANP) is a telephone numbering plan that encompasses 25 distinct regions in twenty countries primarily in North America, including the Caribbean and the U.S. territories.
Nvidia Corporation (most commonly referred to as Nvidia, stylized as NVIDIA, or (due to their logo) nVIDIA) is an American technology company incorporated in Delaware and based in Santa Clara, California.
NXP Semiconductors N.V. is a Dutch global semiconductor manufacturer headquartered in Eindhoven, Netherlands.
William Sydney Porter (September 11, 1862 – June 5, 1910), known by his pen name O. Henry, was an American short story writer.
The O. Henry Pun-Off is a yearly spoken word competition that takes place every May at the O. Henry Museum in Austin, Texas.
Oak Hill Gazette is a weekly community newspaper serving the Oak Hill area of southwest Austin, Texas since 1995.
Office Space is a 1999 American comedy film written and directed by Mike Judge.
Old Settler's Music Festival is an annual music festival held since 1988.
Oracle Corporation is an American multinational computer technology corporation, headquartered in Redwood Shores, California.
The Orange County Breakers are a World TeamTennis (WTT) franchise founded in 2003, owned by Laguna Beach businessman Eric Davidson.
Orlu is the second largest city after Owerri, in Southeast Nigeria's Imo State with an estimated population of 420,000.
Ottawa is the capital city of Canada.
The Oval Office is the working office space of the President of the United States located in the West Wing of the White House, Washington, DC.
In the broadcasting industry, an owned-and-operated station (frequently abbreviated as O&O) usually refers to a television or radio station that is owned by the network with which it is associated.
The Pacific Coast League (PCL) is a Minor League Baseball league operating in the Western, Midwestern, and Southeastern United States.
Pacific Islands Americans, also known as Oceanian Americans, Pacific Islander Americans, or Native Hawaiian and/or other Pacific Islander Americans, are Americans who have ethnic ancestry among the indigenous peoples of Oceania (viz. Polynesians, Melanesians and Micronesians).
The Paramount Theatre is a live theatre venue/movie theatre located in downtown Austin, Texas.
Park University is a private institution that was founded in 1875.
The USA PATRIOT Act is an Act of Congress signed into law by US President George W. Bush on October 26, 2001.
PayPal Holdings, Inc. is an American company operating a worldwide online payments system that supports online money transfers and serves as an electronic alternative to traditional paper methods like cheques and money orders.
Pays de la Loire (Broioù al Liger, meaning Loire Country) is one of the 18 regions of France.
The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) is an American public broadcaster and television program distributor.
The Pecan Street Festival is the common name for the Old Pecan Street Spring and Fall Arts Festival, a free, bi-annual juried fine art and arts and crafts festival held on 6th Street in Austin, Texas.
The Percy V. Pennybacker Jr.
Peter Bay is Music Director of the Austin Symphony Orchestra.
Pflugerville Independent School District (PfISD) is a public school district based in Pflugerville, Texas (USA).
Pflugerville is a city in Travis County, Texas, United States, with a small portion in Williamson County.
The pharmaceutical industry (or medicine industry) is the commercial industry that discovers, develops, produces, and markets drugs or pharmaceutical drugs for use as different types of medicine and medications.
The Pharmaceutical Product Development, LLC (PPD) is a global contract research organization (CRO) providing discovery, development and post-approval services as well as compound partnering programs.
Philip Glass (born January 31, 1937) is an American composer.
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. state of Arizona.
A planned unit development (PUD) is a type of building development and also a regulatory process.
The Pleistocene (often colloquially referred to as the Ice Age) is the geological epoch which lasted from about 2,588,000 to 11,700 years ago, spanning the world's most recent period of repeated glaciations.
Polycom is an American multinational corporation that develops video, voice and content collaboration and communication technology.
Progressive country is a subgenre of country music developed in the early 1970s.
Alicante, or Alacant, is a province of eastern Spain, in the southern part of the Valencian Community.
Public broadcasting includes radio, television and other electronic media outlets whose primary mission is public service.
Public Works Administration (PWA), part of the New Deal of 1933, was a large-scale public works construction agency in the United States headed by Secretary of the Interior Harold L. Ickes.
Qualcomm is an American multinational semiconductor and telecommunications equipment company that designs and markets wireless telecommunications products and services.
Rackspace Inc. is a managed cloud computing company based in Windcrest, Texas, USA, a suburb of San Antonio, Texas.
The 2000 presidential campaign of Ralph Nader, political activist, author, lecturer and attorney, began on February 21, 2000.
The Red River, or sometimes the Red River of the South, is a major river in the southern United States of America. The river was named for the red-bed country of its watershed. It is one of several rivers with that name. Although it was once a tributary of the Mississippi River, the Red River is now a tributary of the Atchafalaya River, a distributary of the Mississippi that flows separately into the Gulf of Mexico. It is connected to the Mississippi River by the Old River Control Structure. The south bank of the Red River formed part of the US–Mexico border from the Adams–Onís Treaty (in force 1821) until the Texas Annexation and the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo. The Red River is the second-largest river basin in the southern Great Plains. It rises in two branches in the Texas Panhandle and flows east, where it acts as the border between the states of Texas and Oklahoma. It forms a short border between Texas and Arkansas before entering Arkansas, turning south near Fulton, Arkansas, and flowing into Louisiana, where it flows into the Atchafalaya River. The total length of the river is, with a mean flow of over at the mouth.
Regents School of Austin is a private, classical, non-denominational Christian school located in Austin, Texas.
Regional rail, also known as local trains and stopping trains, are passenger rail services that operate between towns and cities.
The Republic of Texas (República de Tejas) was an independent sovereign state in North America that existed from March 2, 1836, to February 19, 1846.
The Republican Party, also referred to as the GOP (abbreviation for Grand Old Party), is one of the two major political parties in the United States, the other being its historic rival, the Democratic Party.
RetailMeNot, Inc. (formerly Whaleshark Media) is an American multinational company headquartered in Austin, that maintains a collection of coupon web sites.
Rhineland-Palatinate (Rheinland-Pfalz) is one of the 16 states (Bundesländer) of the Federal Republic of Germany.
Rhythmic contemporary, also known as Rhythmic Top 40, Rhythmic CHR or rhythmic crossover, is a primarily American music-radio format that includes a mix of EDM, upbeat rhythmic pop, hip hop and upbeat R&B hits.
Robert Mueller Municipal Airport ("Miller") was the first civilian airport built in Austin, Texas, operating from 1930 to 1999.
Rock climbing is an activity in which participants climb up, down or across natural rock formations or artificial rock walls.
Rooster Teeth Productions is an American media and entertainment company located mainly in Austin, Texas, as well as Los Angeles and London.
The Round Rock Express are a class Triple-A Pacific Coast League minor league baseball team in Round Rock, Texas, owned by RSR Sports (Nolan Ryan, Don Sanders, Reid Ryan) and founded by Reid Ryan, son of Baseball Hall of Famer Nolan Ryan.
Round Rock Independent School District (RRISD) is a school district headquartered in the city of Round Rock, Texas, United States.
Round Rock is a city in the U.S. state of Texas, in Williamson County (with a small part in Travis), which is a part of the Greater Austin, Texas metropolitan area.
Rugby union, commonly known in most of the world as rugby, is a contact team sport which originated in England in the first half of the 19th century.
RWBY ("ruby") is an American web series and media franchise created by Monty Oum for Rooster Teeth.
Saltillo is the capital of the northeastern Mexican state of Coahuila and the municipal seat of the municipality of the same name.
Sam Houston (March 2, 1793July 26, 1863) was an American soldier and politician.
Samsung is a South Korean multinational conglomerate headquartered in Samsung Town, Seoul.
San Antonio (Spanish for "Saint Anthony"), officially the City of San Antonio, is the seventh most populous city in the United States and the second most populous city in both Texas and the Southern United States.
San Juan Diego Catholic High School (SJDCHS) is a private, Roman Catholic high school in Austin, Texas.
San Marcos is a city in the U.S. state of Texas, within the Austin–Round Rock–San Marcos metropolitan area.
Santa Fe (or; Tewa: Ogha Po'oge, Yootó) is the capital of the U.S. state of New Mexico.
Santa Monica is a beachfront city in western Los Angeles County, California, United States.
Saturday Morning Mystery (originally released as Saturday Morning Massacre) is a 2012 independent horror film by Spencer Parsons that premiered at the 2012 Los Angeles Film Festival.
School of Rock is a 2003 comedy film directed by Richard Linklater, produced by Scott Rudin, and written by Mike White.
Secondhand Lions is a 2003 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Tim McCanlies.
Seguin is a city in and the county seat of Guadalupe County, Texas, United States.
A semiconductor material has an electrical conductivity value falling between that of a conductor – such as copper, gold etc.
Seminary of the Southwest (formally The Episcopal Theological Seminary of the Southwest and informally SSW) is an Episcopal seminary in Austin, Texas.
Silicon Hills is a nickname for the cluster of high-tech companies in the Austin metropolitan area in the U.S. state of Texas.
Silicon Laboratories, Inc.
Sin City (also known as Frank Miller's Sin City) is a 2005 American neo-noir crime anthology film written, produced, and directed by Robert Rodriguez and Frank Miller.
Sister Cities International (SCI) is a nonprofit citizen diplomacy network that creates and strengthens partnerships between communities in the United States and those in other countries, particularly through the establishment of "sister cities".
Twin towns or sister cities are a form of legal or social agreement between towns, cities, counties, oblasts, prefectures, provinces, regions, states, and even countries in geographically and politically distinct areas to promote cultural and commercial ties.
Sixth Street is a historic street and entertainment district in Austin, Texas located within the city's urban core in downtown Austin.
Slacker is a 1990 American independent comedy-drama film written and directed by Richard Linklater, who also appears in the film.
Slavery in the United States was the legal institution of human chattel enslavement, primarily of Africans and African Americans, that existed in the United States of America in the 18th and 19th centuries.
A songwriter is a professional who is paid to write lyrics for singers and melodies for songs, typically for a popular music genre such as rock or country music.
The South Austin Popular Culture Center (SouthPop) is a Texas 501(c)(3) nonprofit organisation dedicated to collecting, preserving, and exhibiting art and memorabilia that reflect Austin's eclectic contributions to popular culture worldwide.
South Australia (abbreviated as SA) is a state in the southern central part of Australia.
South by Southwest (abbreviated as SXSW and colloquially referred to as South By) is an annual conglomerate of film, interactive media, and music festivals and conferences that take place in mid-March in Austin, Texas, United States.
South Congress is a neighborhood located on South Congress Avenue in Austin, Texas, United States.
Spamarama (SPAMARAMA) was a long-time annual festival and competitive cookoff held in Austin, Texas from 1976 to 2007 in recognition of Spam.
Spansion Inc. was an American-based company that designed, developed, and manufactured flash memory, microcontrollers, mixed-signal and analog products, as well as system-on-chip (SoC) solutions.
Spectrum News Austin (formerly Time Warner Cable News Austin) is an American cable news television channel that is owned by Charter Communications.
Speed limits in the United States are set by each state or territory.
Spill.com was a movie and video game review, discussion and news website.
Spy Kids (stylised as SPY kids) is a 2001 American spy adventure comedy film written, edited, directed and produced by Robert Rodriguez, co-produced by Elizabeth Avellán, and starring Antonio Banderas, Carla Gugino, Alan Cumming, Teri Hatcher, Cheech Marin, Danny Trejo, Robert Patrick, Tony Shalhoub, Alexa Vega, Daryl Sabara, and Mike Judge.
Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide, LLC is a subsidiary of Marriott International.
Stephen Fuller Austin (November 3, 1793 – December 27, 1836) was an American empresario.
Stephen Mills (born August 18, 1960 in Morganfield, Kentucky) is an American dancer and choreographer and is currently Artistic Director/Choreographer at Ballet Austin.
Stephen Ira Adler (born March 23, 1956) is an American lawyer and Democratic politician who is the Mayor of Austin, Texas, since January 6, 2015.
Stephen Ray Vaughan (October 3, 1954 – August 27, 1990) was an American musician, singer, songwriter, and record producer.
A supercell is a thunderstorm characterized by the presence of a mesocyclone: a deep, persistently rotating updraft.
The Supreme Court of the United States (sometimes colloquially referred to by the acronym SCOTUS) is the highest federal court of the United States.
Sustainability is the process of change, in which the exploitation of resources, the direction of investments, the orientation of technological development and institutional change are all in harmony and enhance both current and future potential to meet human needs and aspirations.
In the United States, a SWAT (Special Weapons And Tactics) team is a law enforcement unit which uses specialized or military equipment and tactics.
Sweet Leaf Tea Company is a producer of ready-to-drink organic teas and lemonades made with 100% pure cane sugar, owned by Nestlé and headquartered in the Penn Field Business Park in the South Congress area of Austin, Texas.
Taichung, officially known as Taichung City, is a special municipality located in center-western Taiwan.
The Tapestry Dance Company is a professional non-profit dance company in Austin, Texas.
Taylor is a city in Williamson County, Texas, United States.
Temple-Inland, Inc. was an American corrugated packaging and building products company.
Terry G. Jordan-Bychkov (1938–2003) was a professor at the Department of Geography and the Environment at University of Texas at Austin.
Texas (Texas or Tejas) is the second largest state in the United States by both area and population.
The Texas Archive War was an 1842 dispute over an attempted move of the Republic of Texas national archives from Austin to Houston and, more broadly, over then-president Sam Houston's efforts to make Houston the capital of Texas.
The Texas blackland prairies are a temperate grassland ecoregion located in Texas that runs roughly from the Red River in North Texas to San Antonio in the south.
The Capitol View Corridors are a series of legal restrictions on construction in Austin, Texas aimed at preserving the visibility of the Texas State Capitol from various points around the city.
The Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ) is a department of the government of the U.S. state of Texas.
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is a department of the government of the state of Texas.
The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT, pronounced "tex-dot") is a government agency in the U.S. state of Texas.
The Texas Eagle is a 1,306-mile (2,102 km) passenger train route operated by Amtrak in the central and western United States.
The Texas Geographical Union (TGU) is the Geographical Union (GU) for rugby union teams playing in Texas and portions of Arkansas, Louisiana, and Oklahoma for USA Rugby.
Texas Health and Science University (informally known as THSU), is a private university located in Austin, Texas, that offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in business, acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine.
The Texas Highland Lakes is a chain of six fresh water lakes in Central Texas formed by six dams on the lower Colorado River.
The Texas Hill Country is a geographic region located in the Edwards Plateau at the crossroads of West Texas, Central Texas, and South Texas.
Texas Instruments Inc. (TI) is an American technology company that designs and manufactures semiconductors and various integrated circuits, which it sells to electronics designers and manufacturers globally.
The Texas Longhorns are the athletic teams that represent The University of Texas at Austin.
The Texas Longhorns baseball team represents The University of Texas at Austin in NCAA Division I intercollegiate men's baseball competition.
The Texas Longhorns football program is the intercollegiate team representing the University of Texas at Austin (variously Texas or UT) in the sport of American football.
The Texas Memorial Museum, which is located on the campus of the University of Texas at Austin in Austin, Texas, USA, is named in honor of the 1936 Texas Centennial.
Texas Monthly is a monthly American magazine headquartered in Downtown Austin, Texas.
The Texas oil boom, sometimes called the gusher age, was a period of dramatic change and economic growth in the U.S. state of Texas during the early 20th century that began with the discovery of a large petroleum reserve near Beaumont, Texas.
The Texas Ranger Division, commonly called the Texas Rangers, is a law enforcement agency with statewide jurisdiction in Texas, based in the capital city of Austin.
The Texas Revolution (October 2, 1835 – April 21, 1836) was a rebellion of colonists from the United States and Tejanos (Texas Mexicans) in putting up armed resistance to the centralist government of Mexico.
The Texas Stars are an American Hockey League team.
The Texas State Capitol, completed in 1888 in Downtown Austin, contains the offices and chambers of the Texas Legislature and the Office of the Governor.
Texas State Highway 130 (SH 130), also known as the Pickle Parkway, is a highway from Interstate 35 (I-35) in San Antonio along I-410 and I-10 to east of Seguin, then north as tollway from there to I-35 north of Georgetown.
State Highway 45 is a highway loop around Austin, Texas, that exists in two open segments.
State Highway 71 or SH 71 is a Texas state highway that runs.
Loop 1 is a freeway which provides access to the west side of Austin in the U.S. state of Texas.
Loop 360 is a loop route in Austin in the U.S. state of Texas.
Texas State University is a public research university located in San Marcos, Texas, United States.
The Texas State University System (TSUS) was created in 1911 to oversee the state's normal schools.
Texas District 10 of the United States House of Representatives is a congressional district that serves the northwestern portion of the Greater Houston region stretching to the Austin area of Texas.
Texas District 17 of the United States House of Representatives is a Congressional district that serves a strip of central Texas stretching from Waco to Bryan-College Station, including former President George W. Bush's McLennan County ranch.
Texas District 21 of the United States House of Representatives is a Congressional district that serves the area north of San Antonio and a significant portion of Austin in the state of Texas.
Texas District 25 of the United States House of Representatives is a Congressional district that stretches from Fort Worth to Austin.
Texas District 31 of the United States House of Representatives is a Congressional district that serves a strip of central Texas from north Austin up to Temple.
Texas's 35th Congressional District is a new district that was created as a result of the 2010 Census.
The Alamo is a 2004 American war film about the Battle of the Alamo during the Texas Revolution.
The Art Institutes (Ai) are a system of art colleges owned by Dream Center Education Holdings.
The Austin Chronicle is an alternative weekly newspaper published every Thursday in Austin, Texas, United States.
The Austonian is a residential skyscraper in Downtown Austin, Texas, USA.
The Contemporary Austin is Austin, Texas's primary community art museum, consisting of two primary locations and an art school.
The Daily Texan is the student newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin.
The Dallas Morning News is a daily newspaper serving the Dallas–Fort Worth area of Texas, with an average of 271,900 daily subscribers.
The Faculty is a 1998 American science fiction teen horror film written by Kevin Williamson, directed by Robert Rodriguez, and starring Elijah Wood, Josh Hartnett, Shawn Hatosy, Jordana Brewster, Clea DuVall, Laura Harris, Robert Patrick, Bebe Neuwirth, Piper Laurie, Famke Janssen, Usher Raymond, Salma Hayek, and Jon Stewart.
The Flaming Lips are an American rock band formed in 1983 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
The Independent is an under construction residential skyscraper in Austin, Texas.
The Life of David Gale is a 2003 American drama film directed by Alan Parker (in his final film as a director) and written by Charles Randolph.
The New Guy is a 2002 American teen comedy film directed by Ed Decter.
The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
The Real World: Austin is the sixteenth season of MTV's reality television series The Real World, which focuses on a group of diverse strangers living together for several months in a different city each season, as cameras follow their lives and interpersonal relationships.
The Texas Chain Saw Massacre is a 1974 American horror film directed by Tobe Hooper and written and co-produced by Hooper and Kim Henkel.
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 (marketed as The Texas Chainsaw Massacre Part 2) is a 1986 American horror comedy film directed by Tobe Hooper and serves as a sequel to The Texas Chain Saw Massacre, also directed and co-written by Hooper.
The Texas Observer (also known as the Observer) is an American magazine.
The Texas Tribune is a nonprofit media organization in Texas.
Thinkery (formerly the Austin Children's Museum) is a children's museum in Austin, Texas.
Tito's Vodka is a vodka brand made by Fifth Generation, founded by Tito Beveridge in 1997 in Austin, Texas — specializing in vodka made from yellow corn, rather than potatoes or wheat.
The Tonkawa are a Native American tribe indigenous to present-day Oklahoma and Texas.
Tornado Alley is a colloquial term for the area of the United States (or by some definitions extending into Canada) where tornadoes are most frequent.
A tornado outbreak is the occurrence of multiple tornadoes spawned by the same synoptic scale weather system.
The Heman Marion Sweatt Travis County Courthouse is the county courthouse for Travis County, Texas.
Travis County is a county in south central Texas.
Triple-A (or Class AAA) is the highest level of play in Minor League Baseball in the United States and Mexico.
True Grit is a 2010 American Revisionist Western film directed, written, produced, and edited by the Coen brothers and executive produced by Steven Spielberg.
U.S. News & World Report is an American media company that publishes news, opinion, consumer advice, rankings, and analysis.
U.S. Route 183 is a north–south United States highway.
U.S. Route 183 (US 183) is a north-south U.S. highway that begins in Texas in Refugio at an intersection with US 77 (Future I-69E) concurrent with US 77 Alt. The highway runs through many small communities with Austin being the only major city along its route.
U.S. Route 290 (or U.S. 290) is an east–west U.S. Highway located entirely within the state of Texas.
A state is a constituent political entity of the United States.
UFCU Disch–Falk Field is the baseball stadium of the University of Texas at Austin.
In law, an unincorporated area is a region of land that is not governed by a local municipal corporation; similarly an unincorporated community is a settlement that is not governed by its own local municipal corporation, but rather is administered as part of larger administrative divisions, such as a township, parish, borough, county, city, canton, state, province or country.
During the American Civil War (1861–1865), the Union, also known as the North, referred to the United States of America and specifically to the national government of President Abraham Lincoln and the 20 free states, as well as 4 border and slave states (some with split governments and troops sent both north and south) that supported it.
During the American Civil War, the Union Army referred to the United States Army, the land force that fought to preserve the Union of the collective states.
The Union Pacific Railroad (or Union Pacific Railroad Company and simply Union Pacific) is a freight hauling railroad that operates 8,500 locomotives over 32,100 route-miles in 23 states west of Chicago and New Orleans.
United Devices, Inc. was a privately held, commercial distributed computing company that focused on the use of grid computing to manage high-performance computing systems and enterprise cluster management.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.
The United Soccer League (USL), formerly known as USL Pro, is a professional men's soccer league in the United States and Canada that began its inaugural season in 2011.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
The United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) is a U.S. federal agency under the Department of Defense and a major Army command made up of some 37,000 civilian and military personnel, making it one of the world's largest public engineering, design, and construction management agencies.
The United States Census Bureau (USCB; officially the Bureau of the Census, as defined in Title) is a principal agency of the U.S. Federal Statistical System, responsible for producing data about the American people and economy.
The United States Geological Survey (USGS, formerly simply Geological Survey) is a scientific agency of the United States government.
The United States Grand Prix is a motor race that has been held in the U.S. on and off since 1908, when it was known as the American Grand Prize.
The United States Numbered Highway System (often called U.S. Routes or U.S. Highways) is an integrated network of roads and highways numbered within a nationwide grid in the contiguous United States.
The United States Postal Service (USPS; also known as the Post Office, U.S. Mail, or Postal Service) is an independent agency of the United States federal government responsible for providing postal service in the United States, including its insular areas and associated states.
The United States presidential election of 1960 was the 44th quadrennial presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 8, 1960.
The United States presidential election of 1964, the 45th quadrennial American presidential election, was held on Tuesday, November 3, 1964.
The United States presidential election of 1968 was the 46th quadrennial presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 5, 1968.
The United States presidential election of 1972, the 47th quadrennial presidential election, was held on Tuesday, November 7, 1972.
The United States presidential election of 1976 was the 48th quadrennial presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 2, 1976.
The United States presidential election of 1980 was the 49th quadrennial presidential election.
The United States presidential election of 1984 was the 50th quadrennial presidential election.
The United States presidential election of 1988 was the 51st quadrennial United States presidential election.
The United States presidential election of 1992 was the 52nd quadrennial presidential election.
The United States presidential election of 1996 was the 53rd quadrennial presidential election.
The United States presidential election of 2000 was the 54th quadrennial presidential election.
The United States presidential election of 2004, the 55th quadrennial presidential election, was held on Tuesday, November 2, 2004.
The United States presidential election of 2008 was the 56th quadrennial presidential election.
The United States presidential election of 2012 was the 57th quadrennial American presidential election.
The United States presidential election of 2016 was the 58th quadrennial American presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 8, 2016.
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The University of Texas at Austin (UT, UT Austin, or Texas) is a public research university and the flagship institution of the University of Texas System.
The University of Texas Press (or UT Press) is a university press that is part of the University of Texas at Austin.
The University of Texas System (UT System) encompasses 14 educational institutions in the U.S. state of Texas, of which eight are academic universities and six are health institutions.
On August 1, 1966, after stabbing his mother and his wife to death the night before, Charles Whitman, a former Marine, took rifles and other weapons to the observation deck atop the Main Building tower at the University of Texas at Austin, then opened fire on persons indiscriminately on the surrounding campus and streets.
Unschooling is an educational method and philosophy that advocates learner-chosen activities as a primary means for learning.
Urban contemporary is a music radio format.
Urban Music Festival (often abbreviated as "AUMF") Austin Urban Music Festival is a two-day, national and local entertainment stage hosting, family-centric event that occurs in Austin, Texas, during the Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays.
Urban sprawl or suburban sprawl describes the expansion of human populations away from central urban areas into low-density, monofunctional and usually car-dependent communities, in a process called suburbanization.
The Valencian Community, or the Valencian Country, is an autonomous community of Spain.
Vera Igorevna Zvonareva (Also transliterated as Zvonaryova|p.
Victory Grill is a historic music venue located at 1104 E. 11th St, Austin, Texas.
Virginia College is a private for-profit college, located primarily in the southeastern United States.
Waiting for the Barbarians is an opera in two acts composed by Philip Glass, with libretto by Christopher Hampton based on the 1980 novel of the same name by South African-born author John M. Coetzee.
Waking Life is a 2001 American adult animated docufiction film, directed by Richard Linklater.
Walk Score is a private company that provides walkability services and apartment search tools through a website and mobile applications.
Washington-on-the-Brazos is an unincorporated area along the Brazos River in Washington County, Texas, United States.
A water year (also called hydrological year, discharge year or flow year) is a term commonly used in hydrology to describe a time period of 12 months for which precipitation totals are measured.
Weather radar, also called weather surveillance radar (WSR) and Doppler weather radar, is a type of radar used to locate precipitation, calculate its motion, and estimate its type (rain, snow, hail etc.). Modern weather radars are mostly pulse-Doppler radars, capable of detecting the motion of rain droplets in addition to the intensity of the precipitation.
Weird City: Sense of Place and Creative Resistance in Austin, Texas is a non-fiction scholarly text by Joshua Long published in 2010 by University of Texas Press.
West Texas is a loosely defined part of the U.S. state of Texas, generally encompassing the arid and semiarid lands west of a line drawn between the cities of Wichita Falls, Abilene, and Del Rio.
White Americans are Americans who are descendants from any of the white racial groups of Europe, the Middle East, and North Africa, or in census statistics, those who self-report as white based on having majority-white ancestry.
Whole Foods Market Inc. is an American supermarket chain that specializes in selling organic foods products without artificial additive products for growing foods, colors, flavors, sweeteners, and hydrogenated fats.
Wild Texas Wind is an 1991 American made-for-television drama film distributed by Sandollar Productions, directed by Joan Tewkesbury and starring Dolly Parton, Gary Busey, and Ray Benson.
Williamson County (sometimes abbreviated as "Wilco") is a county in the U.S. state of Texas.
Williamson Creek Greenbelt is a park and greenbelt located in the south of Austin, Texas, running along Williamson Creek and its tributaries.
Willie Hugh Nelson (born April 29, 1933) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, author, poet, actor, and activist.
The Women's Football Alliance (WFA) is a full-contact Women's American football league that began play in 2009.
World TeamTennis (WTT) is a mixed-gender professional tennis league played with a team format in the United States, which was founded in 1973.
WWCR is a shortwave radio station located in Nashville, Tennessee in the United States.
Xerox Corporation (also known as Xerox, stylized as xerox since 2008, and previously as XEROX or XeroX from 1960 to 2008) is an American global corporation that sells print and digital document solutions, and document technology products in more than 160 countries.
Xishuangbanna, Sibsongbanna, or Sipsong Panna, shortened to Banna (full name: Tham: ᩈᩥ᩠ᨷᩈ᩠ᩋᨦᨻᩢ᩠ᨶᨶᩣ; New Tai Lü script:;; สิบสองปันนา; ສິບສອງພັນນາ; သိပ်းသွင်ပၼ်းၼႃး; စစ်ဆောင်ပန္နား) is a Tai Lü autonomous prefecture in the extreme south of Yunnan, China.
XM Satellite Radio (XM) was one of the three satellite radio (SDARS) and online radio services in the United States and Canada, operated by Sirius XM Holdings.
YETI is an Austin, Texas-based manufacturer of outdoor lifestyle products such as ice chests, vacuum-insulated stainless-steel drinkware, soft coolers, and related accessories.
Yunnan is a province of the People's Republic of China, located in the far southwest of the country.
ZACH Theatre (the Zachary Scott Theatre Center) is a professional theatre company located in Austin, Texas, as well as its associated complex of theatre facilities.
Zilker Metropolitan Park is a recreational area in south Austin, Texas at the juncture of Barton Creek and the Colorado River that comprises over of publicly owned land.
ZIP Codes are a system of postal codes used by the United States Postal Service (USPS) since 1963.
Zoning is the process of dividing land in a municipality into zones (e.g. residential, industrial) in which certain land uses are permitted or prohibited.
The twin tornadoes that ripped through Austin, Texas on May 4, 1922 are the most violent to ever strike Austin (with one estimated to be an F2 and the other a possible F4).
The 1997 Central Texas tornado outbreak was a deadly tornado outbreak in Central Texas that occurred on May 27, 1997.
The Twenty-second United States Census, known as Census 2000 and conducted by the Census Bureau, determined the resident population of the United States on April 1, 2000, to be 281,421,906, an increase of 13.2% over the 248,709,873 people enumerated during the 1990 Census.
The 2003 Texas redistricting refers to a controversial mid-decade state plan that defined new Congressional districts.
The 2010 Austin suicide attack occurred on February 18, 2010, when Andrew Joseph Stack III deliberately crashed his single-engine Piper Dakota light aircraft into Building I of the Echelon office complex in Austin, Texas, United States, killing himself and Internal Revenue Service manager Vernon Hunter.
The 2010 United States Census (commonly referred to as the 2010 Census) is the twenty-third and most recent United States national census.
25th Hour is a 2002 American drama film directed by Spike Lee and starring Edward Norton.
The 3M Company, formerly known as the Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company, is an American multinational conglomerate corporation based in Maplewood, Minnesota, a suburb of St. Paul.
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