I may well be one of the world's most foremost authorities on banjo jokes.
In any event, as a native Houstonian, I have a strong interest in Houston history, and this post by Banjo remembers late Houston reporter John Whitmire here http://brazosportnews.blogspot.com/2009/12/remembering-john-whitmire-reporter.html. He writes an interesting blog. It's in my blogroll to the right.
Here's another interesting post of his: Marlana Aref: Sis-boom-bah