City in Texas, home of the Texas Tech Red Raiders. Known for it's incredible lack of trees, water and hills, as well as it's insane mass of dust, wind, and trucks.
Lubbock is a great place to live, but you wouldn't want to visit...
In Lubbock, you could watch your dog run away for three days...
The number 1 best place for a black in the United States to start a business.
Too many white people have too negative a view of Detroit.
In sports, specifically the playoffs, a Cinderella is a team that does better than expected near the beginning and then quickly fades.
A true Cinderella story: A 13 seed gets into the sweet 16 of the NCAA Basketball Tournament, and is destroyed by an 8 seed.
Vacation Bible School
This summer, I was incharge of 8 kids at my church's VBS.
An idea stolen by the government from the people who ran them illegally. Many states send a percentage of lottery revenue to the public school system.
People are going to play the lottery whether is it legal on not, so why not let the government control it?
In Texas, 30% of revenue is reserved for public schools while only 7% goes to the lottery commission.
In modern times accounts for cites in Michigan, New York, Alabama, Illinois, Missouri, and Montana (in order of importance as determined by Google).
From the 3rd millennium BC to around the 4th century AD, it refers to a series of 9 cities overlaid on top of each other in what is now western Turkey.
Troy, MI is the 2nd largest city in the state based on total property value (Detroit is #1)
Troy VII is most likely the city refered to in Homer's Iliad.
guy1: how does it feel to be on the make again?
guy2: what decade did you learn that from?