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Entries from August 2006

Charles Whitman and Futureshock 40 Years On

August 2nd, 2006 · No Comments ·

Here in Austin this was a big day in the media, though not one recognized nationwide. 40 years ago today a troubled ex-Marine named Charles Whitman climbed the clock tower of the University of Texas administration building and began to gun down students and passersby on the south and west malls of the University and […]

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