One of my jobs on the Opinionator desk is to lay out the daily pages and select art. As I was going through the photos out of Chile to find one to illustrate Thursday’s editorial about the rescued miners, I kept seeing images of the Chilean flag.
It looked real familiar . . . a lot like the Texas flag. And I know that from taking Texas history at Texas A&M Consolidated Junior High School in College Station, Texas. I don’t know if Texas schoolkids still have to know everything there is to know about Stephen F. Austin, …