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I Love Austin, Texas

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    Keep Austin Weird!!!

    I went to Austin last October to visit an ex boy. I went a week after my bday and a week before his. I had a blast and I loved, loved, loved 6th Street. We had so much fun and the shops were amazing. I really liked Lucy In Disguise. It had to have been the best costume shop I...
    CarrieBeth CarrieBeth 26-30, F May 18, 2010

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    Texas Mesothelioma

     In 2003, my father Randy Cole was diagnosed with mesothelioma after having worked at an auto manufacturing plant for 30 years. The asbestos, used in surfaces to prevent fires, caused malignant cancer in his chest and abdomen, and took his life only 3 months after diagnosis...
    bigtex99 bigtex99 41-45, M Sep 30, 2009

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    Traveled to this wonderful city a few times

    and loved every minute of it. Lots of stuff to do for a wide variety of interests.
    DrunkGiraffe DrunkGiraffe 26-30, M Dec 18, 2014

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    6th Street In Austin:)

    OOH MY GOD!! Ok, so this weekend was my first time to ever go to Austin. I absolutely love it. We drove down 6th street yesterday (Friday night) and boy do I wish I was 21! It was amazing!! I love Texas country music and that's all you could here from bar to bar..live bands and...
    beautifulbaby069 beautifulbaby069 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 14, 2012

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    Where can I find lucy?

    This is austin Texas. They have everything. :)
    vanessamoomoo vanessamoomoo 22-25, F Dec 2, 2014

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    Best Time Ever!

    I went to Austin for the first time two weeks ago and it was so much fun! My friends and I went to Emo's Austin to see Bedouin Soundclash, which I had never even heard of but they were so good! It has to be one of the best shows I have ever seen. On top of it, Flogging Molly was...
    FeistyRoadrunner FeistyRoadrunner 19-21, F 29 Responses Feb 11, 2008

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    I Live In and Love Austin

       I live in the south west side of Austin, and I love this city. I spend alot of time down the on the Veloway on my bike. Run townlake. Captex Triathlon and Statesmen 10K. Very healthy trendy city. Hang out at Whole Foods downtown Lamar and SoCo. Love the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 30, 2009

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    Hello i have Adorable Pomeranian Puppies For

    Adoption call me +1 202 688 7368 if interested thanks
    nyikob nyikob 22-25, M Dec 18, 2014

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    Beautiful Day Today

    Gorgeous day today folks! Hope you got out and did something outside
    Silver01ta Silver01ta 31-35, M Feb 25, 2008

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    I lived in Austin about eight years ago

    and I am moving back at the end of the month I am excited but scared I only kept in touch with a couple people while I was gone but I am super excited to be heading back home
    Thegonz81 Thegonz81 31-35, M Oct 16, 2014

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    Been Here 21 Years

    I love Austin.  I wasn't born here but I've spent 21 years here, much longer than anywhere else, and it is home.  It's very laid back and I have a nice group of friends here.  There are a lot of musicians and artists in general here.  It's also quite...
    ReformedAutomaton ReformedAutomaton 36-40, M 4 Responses Jun 4, 2007

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    Been Here 21 Years

    I love Austin.  I wasn't born here but I've spent 21 years here, much longer than anywhere else, and it is home.  It's very laid back and I have a nice group of friends here.  There are a lot of musicians and artists in general here.  It's also quite...
    ReformedAutomaton ReformedAutomaton 36-40, M 3 Responses Jun 4, 2007

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    Back In 'the Day'

    I spent a few weekends in Austin and to this day - I can say it is the coolest party town in the US.  Better than New Orleans (pre-Katrina), better than Vegas, Memphis, etc.  It had a cool vibe and I got lucky a few times.  Music, Food, Booze, Sex - I ...
    yukonpete yukonpete 36-40 1 Response Sep 14, 2009

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    Separated From Husband In Chicago And Found Myself In Love With Austin

    I only meant to visit my nephew in Austin because we're really close. But being there a week (during ACL) was enough for me to figure out that Austin was made for someone like me -- very individualistic, creative, musician, etc. The people of Austin were what influenced me the...
    ChicagoToAustin ChicagoToAustin 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 27, 2011

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    Hope To Move There Soon

    The place where I'd like to work, is in Austin, TX, but even before I knew of this job I've always wanted to visit the city, and live there. Right now I live in KY, but I've been talking to my boyfriend (soon to be fiance and husband) about my thoughts of applying to where I'd...
    DoctorChurchie DoctorChurchie 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 8, 2012

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    Austin Has Changed...for the Better!

    My brother came to visit last night. He graduated from UT in 2000. It was awesome hearing all the old stories about Austin. Part of me wishes I knew the Austin that he knew, but then part of me loves the Austin of today. Even though I have lived here for three years, I have...
    Silver01ta Silver01ta 31-35, M 1 Response Mar 2, 2008

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    Austin City Limits

    i visited austin for the first time this past september, and i absolutlely fell in love with the city. it was big, but not overwhelming. the people were friendly. it was warm. the college was gorgeous. but most of all, it's a city obsessed with music. the "live music capital of...
    dearest dearest 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 29, 2008

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    Going Home, Kind of

    As I prepare for my move back to Austin next month, I'm reminded of all the things I loved about living there and the new adventures that await me. I'm looking forward to it! :)
    anadolu anadolu 36-40, F 4 Responses May 16, 2009

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    Related Experiences

    You know,when it snows in Texas and You have a camera,You are almost obligated to go out and take pics!
    The1960texan The1960texan 51-55, M 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I grew up in a small town in Texas. You know, the kind of town where everybody knows each other and everybody is in everybody else's business? It's also the kind of place where you...
    BlackeyeDuck BlackeyeDuck 31-35, M 2 Responses Feb 12

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    Austin area...anyone else?
    wetnwildsm wetnwildsm 41-45, M Feb 9

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    I am on vacation in Texas and this place is great! I got here a few days ago on a plane and it was so warm outside! It was 76degrees! And there are Palm trees and orange trees and...
    AleaAndLexi AleaAndLexi 13-15, F 4 Responses Feb 14

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    Love "texas Country" Music
    goodnites1011 goodnites1011 22-25, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    "How they killed the Texas Eel" Little Johnny was about 10 years old and curious as only a boy should be. He had been hearing a lot about courting from other boys so he...
    Mike9272 Mike9272 41-45, M Feb 13

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    Firstly, I am morally outraged that one cannot use exclamation marks in their experience title. Secondly...ICEY DAY! Yaaaaaay! Did my two day weekend just turn in to a three day...
    Thanatos24 Thanatos24 22-25, M Feb 23

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    Is there anyone from lubbock texas who wants to chat? I would love to meet some friends I am moving there april first
    tylerlh tylerlh 18-21, M 5 days ago

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    Anyone from lubbock texas? am moving there april first and could use some friends...
    tylerlh tylerlh 18-21, M 5 days ago

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    I'm from South Texas, so what I'm about to share may come as a shock, I love breathing in Cold Air. I currently live in Missouri and while it's easy to curse at the cold weather...
    benforce benforce 31-35, M Feb 5

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    I was fortunate to grow up in far West Texas, miles and miles of nothing. I loved growing up there, a great place for a kid that loved the outdoors. It's actually hard for most...
    Extant1 Extant1 51-55, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I have been a fan since a very young age. I remember watching Friday the 13th first. Saw poltergeist in the movie theatre. I was 11 years old. I am not sure how i snuck out to...
    lovexghoul lovexghoul 36-40, F 4 Responses Feb 6

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    Yes love being naked whenever possible. Anybody else in Dallas Fort Worth or North Texas area ?
    nudistdallas nudistdallas 41-45, M 1 Response Feb 16

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    I used to live in Texas and the only person I trusted was my math teacher. When I fell out with my parents I would often find myself at my teachers house sleeping on his couch. I...
    BrookeSandhurst BrookeSandhurst 16-17, F Feb 22

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    A new Texpat from Mississippi in Houston. LOVE it! Just wish I knew people to socialize with...
    SonOfTheDelta SonOfTheDelta 46-50, M Feb 7

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    Brand new resident. Love to meet some Houston people.
    SonOfTheDelta SonOfTheDelta 46-50, M 1 Response Feb 7

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    The Thanksgiving Chapel in Dallas Texas.
    mguinm mguinm 41-45, F 3 Responses Feb 9

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    The Texas Chainsaw Massacre movies are based off of Ed Gein, but he never used a chainsaw. What they did correctly portray though was that he wore a woman's face as a mask. Not...
    31Point5Million 31Point5Million 13-15, F 2 Responses Feb 17

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    Chuck Norris Was Pissed Off When His Show 'Walking Texas Ranger' Was Cut From T.V So The Producers Created A Show Named After His First Name.
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 3 Responses Feb 19

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    While the rest of the country is up to their knees in snow it's in the 70s here in Texas :)
    Johnviolinist823 Johnviolinist823 22-25, M 2 Responses Feb 21

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    38 year old latin female living in Houston, Texas wanting to find someone for friendship and conversation... maybe even dating. I would like to find a nice guy.
    forgottengirl1 forgottengirl1 36-40 1 Response Feb 22

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    It is going on two months since we met on that sparkling day. I started several months ago when we thought it a good idea to meet and see if the feelings we have online for one...
    uncorkyoursoul uncorkyoursoul 56-60, M 14 Responses a week ago

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    Crime does not pay - unless you are an undertaker following Walker, Texas Ranger, on a routine patrol.
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Look at him posing...lol! Texas is full of these lizards..
    sartur sartur 36-40, F 9 Responses 3 days ago

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    we met online and talked on and off for a year, dated about four months. stopped dating January 2014 but talked maybe once a month after that. June 2014 we talked a few times and...
    degavsser degavsser 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    So I've been to Mexico, Thailand, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Connecticut, New York, Flordia, California, Texas, and coaster rica. Where would you travel...
    MrsCowjuice MrsCowjuice 18-21, F 1 Response