Wonder how you'd survive in Canada with our sub zero temperatures, vicious
sled dogs and frozen outhouses? Ever sat in an outhouse and have your butt
frozen to the seat? And that's just about the time the sled dogs come to
Actually my nephew sat in an out house in Pottsboro TX and froze his bottom
to the seat. He had been sweating under all his layers and instantly froze
to the seat. He left skin behind. Texas does have some pretty cold spots.
About 15 years ago Houston had a low of 7 degrees F. Pretty cool when you
take everything in perspective. With that in mind my wife's aunt, uncle,
and cousins came for a visit several years ago and indicated that with our
humidity the winters here in Houston can be quite miserably cold. They are
from Burlington Ontario.
Remember the two things a Texan fears the most! A tornado and a Yankee with
--There are two bills in the Texas legislature. One to build a 6" barbed
wire fence along the Rio Grande, not much support and not expected to pass.
Second to build a 10" barbed wire fence with razor wire and gun towers along
the Red River. Expected to be signed into law shortly but the big concern is
the large numbers of volunteers expected to help with construction.
Lancaster , Texas
All this talk about where people are from is just wrong! I
have always found that if you are talking to someone, you
should never ask where they are from. If they are from Texas,
they'll tell you, and if they're not from Texas, don't
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