sponglr

On Texas: How y'all think we look, and what we actually look like.

Apr 28
Hecho en Waco, TX.
mightyflynn:

1986 (Fleer)
newdesultorybaseball h/t cocktailsfor2

Hecho en Waco, TX.

mightyflynn:

1986 (Fleer)

newdesultorybaseball h/t cocktailsfor2


How many native-born Texans do you count?
thereligionofgolf:

Byron Nelson, President Eisenhower, Ben Hogan & Clifford Roberts. 

How many native-born Texans do you count?

thereligionofgolf:

Byron Nelson, President Eisenhower, Ben Hogan & Clifford Roberts. 

(via retropopcult)


William Burroughs and Terry Southern, hecho en Alvarado, TX, at Phebe’s Tavern in the Bowery,  1978.

William Burroughs and Terry Southern, hecho en Alvarado, TX, at Phebe’s Tavern in the Bowery,  1978.


Apr 27

Sunday morning music.


Apr 25
Friday Farrah, with Lee.

Friday Farrah, with Lee.


Heat.
mightyflynn:

Ruth and Nolan Ryan
June 1, 1975
Anaheim Stadium
Anaheim, California
AP photo via hyee_auctions

Heat.

mightyflynn:

Ruth and Nolan Ryan

June 1, 1975

Anaheim Stadium

Anaheim, California

AP photo via hyee_auctions


Love your library.
ransomcenter:

Tennessee Williams signed the Ransom Center’s authors’ door during a visit in 1973. #tbt (at Harry Ransom Center (HRC))

Love your library.

ransomcenter:

Tennessee Williams signed the Ransom Center’s authors’ door during a visit in 1973. #tbt (at Harry Ransom Center (HRC))


Apr 24
Blurry high-wads.
farm2turntable:

Randy Alvey & The Green Fuz At The Butterfly Festival in Paradise, Texas, circa 1967.
Left to Right: R.E. “Buck” Houchins, Mike Pearce, Rudy Rendon and Randy Alvey.     

Blurry high-wads.

farm2turntable:

Randy Alvey & The Green Fuz At The Butterfly Festival in Paradise, Texas, circa 1967.


Left to Right: R.E. “Buck” Houchins, Mike Pearce, Rudy Rendon and Randy Alvey.     


Any surprises?

msflamingo:

WTG TEXAS

Sex Education in American Public Schools

This is why we can’t have nice things


Our Sinatra.

George Strait relaxes in the Music Row offices of his record label, MCA, during a break in touring. (July 19, 1983)

Our Sinatra.

George Strait relaxes in the Music Row offices of his record label, MCA, during a break in touring. (July 19, 1983)

(via fallsonamemory)


Apr 23

Mission accomplished.

theicehouse:

I knew before I was writing it, music was going to be the number one character. It was going to be the lead character – the music going on. I feel like as a teenager, that’s the most expressive element of your life. - Richard Linklater

Soundtrack of my life.


Bey.
faderstyle:

also, this

Bey.

faderstyle:

also, this


Bright Lights, Big City.
dirtylowdown:

Jimmy Reed onstage at the Heart O’Texas Coliseum,Waco, TX - 1961. Photo by Jimmie Willis, courtesy of Steve Bonner.

Bright Lights, Big City.

dirtylowdown:

Jimmy Reed onstage at the Heart O’Texas Coliseum,Waco, TX - 1961. Photo by Jimmie Willis, courtesy of Steve Bonner.

(via wewantnothing)


Apr 21
Hecho en Marfa.
theporqueria:

No Country for Old Men

Hecho en Marfa.

theporqueria:

No Country for Old Men

(via tortugajoe-deactivated20140613)


Jayne Mansfield, hecho en Highland Park, smokin’.
vintagegal:

Jayne Mansfield photographed by Peter Stackpole 1956

Jayne Mansfield, hecho en Highland Park, smokin’.

vintagegal:

Jayne Mansfield photographed by Peter Stackpole 1956

(via wewantnothing)