In another Lone Star Lunatic series, Shea tells us about the UT Tower Sniper, Charles Whitman, and one of the earliest and worst mass shootings in American history.
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Episode 10 Good News:
Pelletiere, N. (2017, June 1). Students raise $11,000 to help teacher battling cancer fulfill her bucket list. ABC News. Retrieved from https://abcnews.go.com/Lifestyle/students-raise-11000-teacher-battling-cancer-fulfill-bucket/story?id=47744434ling cancer fulfill her bucket list. ABC News.
Episode 11 Good News:
Roberts, T. (2018, February 18). Secret Society of Happiness hands out $20 bills for Random Acts of Kindness Week. CW 33. Retrieved from https://cw33.com/2018/02/18/secret-society-of-happiness-hands-out-20-bills-for-random-acts-of-kindness-week/
Episode 11 Podcast Recommendation: Corpus Delicti