Late Afternoon Links


The Daily Texan Life and Arts section is happy to complement your early afternoon procrastination with a smattering of news from across the cultural spectrum.

Kat Edmonson wrote this love letter to Austin. We agree, Kat. Austin is pretty great.

New Boston restaurant will serve food found in supermarket dumpsters. What?

The first cell-phone call was made 40 years ago today. That guy must be disappointed we don’t even like phone calls anymore.

There’s a new Weekend single out. The whole album will be released July 23.

Jimmy Fallon is taking over "The Tonight Show."

Beyonce’s new song (and maybe video) is coming.

Love fashion? What about civil war fashion?

 How much sleep do you really need anyway?

Chicken fried steak. You’re welcome

Even Audrey Hepburn considered herself a “good mixture of defects.”