• They just called themselves "The Quartet;"  they were considering an offer from Lady Gaga to open for her new North American Tour. The girls--Twyla, Penny, Blanca, and Jenelle--had two problems with the offer regardless of how profitable it was. First, they did Gregorian Chants to a Hip Hop beat and weren't sure how well that would go down with the Lady Gaga crowd; second, they felt like they had been in one spot so long, they had put down roots . . . 

The Quartet

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  • The doctor had warned Tara (pictured) that the prescription might make her feel a little itchy--even like something was crawling on her. "Don't worry," he told her, "it's just the medicine." But she couldn't shake the feeling that she really did have a bug crawling on her.

Something Doesn’t Feel Right

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Tejas Beauty Contest

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  • The girls watched the horror film on Twitter of a woman peeling a pineapple--just ripping sections off from the core!   It struck a little too close to home . . .

Horror Film

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  • Pokey was getting his new rock band,  Stickler and the Round Rocks, in shape and hoped for a European concert tour to kick things off.  Booking flight arrangements was proving challenging--something about seat belt issues . . .

Rock On

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  • Ever since they were seedlings, the crew had been trained to wow visitors with the old "Deep Purple" R&B song originally sung by Nino and April, not that "Purple Rain" stuff that came later . . .

Deep Purple

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