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The Best Thing in Texas: Everyone Who Helped Us Survive the Winter Storm
WHO: Countless Texans and folks from around the globe who stepped up—even as basic public services (and public servants) failed—to take care of one another in a crisis. WHAT: A seemingly endless stream of fund-raising, personal acts of kindness, and other good deeds that reveal what it means to be a Texan. WHY IT’S SO GREAT: The week of February 12 to February 19 in the year of our Lord 2021 is one that few Texans are liable to forget. But during the Great Winter Blackout, as during Hurricane Harvey and other crises, Texans stepped up to take care of one another. Let’s start big, with the famous names. A huge array of stars and celebrities found various ways to ensure that Texans had a hot meal, clean…View Original Post