This online supplement to the print edition of the true-crime book "Texas Confidential: Sex, Scandal, Murder, and Mayhem in the Lone Star State" includes addenda, expansions, and updates to chapters in the book; additional photos and graphics; new write-ups of historic and breaking episodes of sex, scandal, murder, and mayhem; travel information; event listings; answers to questions from readers; and reviews, interviews, lists, links, tips, and other features designed to complement the book.
Thursday, January 19, 2012
Three Years Ago Today: Zombie Alert!
Early on the morning of Monday, January 19, 2009, commuters in the state capital of Austin were surprised the see the dire warnings “ZOMBIES AHEAD” and “ZOMBIES AHEAD! RUN FOR YOUR LIVES!” on two large electronic signs. The messages had been posted sometime the night before.