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Why Are There So Many Mattress Stores In Austin? ๐Ÿ›

You’re standing in a mattress store. Right across the street are two more mattress stores.

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The Queen of King Ranch

When Richard King, the founder of the King Ranch, was on his deathbed, he told his wife, Henrietta Chamberlain King โ€œDon’t let any of that land get away from you.โ€ At the time of his death in 1885, Kingโ€™s famous ranch consisted of about half a million acres. He had amassed this land on the…

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Remembering the Late Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (Ep. 5, 2014)

A tribute to the late civil rights leader, featuring archival audio of his speeches and funeral, and remembrances from the Honorable Andrew Young and President Barack Obama.

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