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Houston Matters for Fri., Nov. 1, 2013

A new study calls Texans temperamental and uninhibited…an airline passenger is bumped from a flight at Bush for being only 44 minutes early…Bellaire gets props for being the best community in the nation for trick-or-treating…we explore these and other oddities with our panel of non-experts, as we parse The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly […]

A new study calls Texans temperamental and uninhibited…an airline passenger is bumped from a flight at Bush for being only 44 minutes early…Bellaire gets props for being the best community in the nation for trick-or-treating…we explore these and other oddities with our panel of non-experts, as we parse The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly in Houston news this week.

Also on this edition of Houston Matters – influential Houstonians. We talk with the editors of Houstonia magazine about their November cover story highlighting the most influential Houstonians of all time.

And Saturday is Dia de los Muertos, the Day of the Dead. The traditional Mexican holiday will be marked here in Greater Houston with special events, including one taking place at the downtown Lawndale Art Center. Houston Matters producer Maggie Martin will talk with Executive Director Christine West to learn more.

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Craig Cohen

Craig Cohen

Executive Producer/Host, Houston Matters

Craig Cohen is the executive producer and host of Houston Matters, which airs weekdays at 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. on Houston Public Media, News 88.7 FM. Craig is a 20+ year veteran of broadcast journalism. He's spent the bulk of his career in public media, in roles ranging from programmer...

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