Aside from its infamous brisket, Franklin’s in Austin is known for an obnoxiously long line. Like, long enough to have its own Twitter (@FranklinBBQLine) kinda long. Like, I got there hungover, ate breakfast tacos, took a nap, wrote some emails and still hadn’t even moved kinda long. Like… five hours
To celebrate the inaugural Austin MotoGP event, we put 2012 champ Jorge Lorenzo and 10 time X Games gold medalist Jamie Bestwick, in a 49 Ford Shoebox and let them loose ’round Austin. Naturally, they hit the rib joint and ended up at the legendary Austin Speed Shop.
The last month has been an absolute whirlwind, but in the most extraordinary ways possible. I figured I’d at least try to post a few snippets of the going-ons in my life, if for no one else but to see but my mom. (Hi Mom!) For those who don’t know,
Each year I tell myself that I will make it out to SXSW and each year I fail to attend due to other commitments mainly to prep for the start of the motorsports season. This year unfortunately, I will again miss out on a trip to Austin and am even