Bragging Rites

Cottle, Michelle
April 2001
New Republic;04/02/2001, Vol. 224 Issue 14, p18
Discusses how Texas' state pride becomes pronounced in Texans who live and work in Washington D.C. Account of the celebration of the one hundred sixty-fifth anniversary of Texas Independence Day by members of the Washington chapter of the Texas Exes, the University of Texas' alumni organization; Question of whether Texans have an insecurity complex; Issues related to the influence of having a Texan, George W. Bush as the President of the country; The author's experience at a Texas ball in Washington D.C.


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