Lunchtime Links



Editor’s Note: With this daily series, the Life & Arts section hopes to complement your afternoon procrastination with a bundle of links from across the Web.

UT Football 2015 ft. Charlie Strong

There’s one more day until kickoff and it’s time to get hyped up for the big day. Watch this 2015 football preview to prepare for the Longhorn’s season debut.


Companion App

Whether you’re ending a late night at the PCL or going from one West Campus neighborhood to another, walking home can be dangerous. Download the new app Companion, created by five students at the University of Michigan, which enables you to request a friend or family member to virtually track your trek home through GPS.    


Kanye West at the VMAs — Seinfeld Edition

At this year’s MTV Video Music Awards, Kanye West stood up on stage and ranted. But throw in a laugh track and the opening tune to Seinfeld and his speech is one you don’t want to miss.

50 Things You Might Not Know About Austin

From Matthew McConaughey’s arrest to Austin’s own bigfoot, here are 50 things about the city you may not have known.