Texas Standard: November 7, 2018

It didn’t break for Beto, but something like a blue wave nonetheless reached the shores of Texas Tuesday. We’ll look at what it means for the future of the Lone Star State. Analysis of races big and small as Republicans prevail in statewide races but as Democrats take control of the U.S. House they also make inroads in the Texas congressional delegation. We’ll hear what this means for Texas making its mark on capitol hill. Plus reaction from listeners statewide and a look to what this might add up to for 2020 on the day after midterms. Those stories and more today on the Texas Standard:

The Generation Effect

We might think that when we hear or read something we learn it, but that assumption would be incorrect. As Dr. Art Markman and Dr. Bob Duke point out in this edition of Two Guys on Your Head we have to work to produce ideas in order to really understand them.