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Major League Quidditch Lands on Earth In a Houston Suburb

Posted on · If you’re familiar with the Harry Potter series, you’ve probably heard of Quidditch. It’s the fictional game in which student wizards fly around on broomsticks. There’s also a flying gold ball, known as the “snitch.” But as News 88.7 arts and culture reporter Amy Bishop explains, the game has come down to earth in a […]

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Ozone Standards Follow-up and Championship Quidditch: Thursday’s Show (August 25, 2016)

Posted on · Yeah. You’re looking at a Quidditch match above. More about that below. First, on Monday’s program, we discussed how Greater Houston has long exceeded federal standards for ozone levels and is facing new, even tougher standards set forth in the Clean Air Act. That, according to the Greater Houston Partnership, may create circumstances that could prompt companies […]