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This San Antonio restaurant is one of Yelp’s best places for last minute Thanksgiving food

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Remarkably, Thanksgiving is just around the corner. If a trip to HEB today seems too daunting, you may want to opt for a dinner reservation this vacation.

In a list of the 20 best places in Texas to eat last-minute Thanksgiving meals, one of San Antonio’s own riverside eateries made the list, clocking in at number 13.

Boudro’s On the River Walk has been in business since 1986 and offers a varied and quality menu.

On the day in question, they offer a special three-course menu in addition to their typical fare. The holiday menu includes your choice of roasted pumpkin butternut squash bisque or winter chicory and fuji apple salad as an appetizer; achiote buttered turkey or mesquite-smoked pork tenderloin for a main course; and sweet potato pecan pie or pumpkin crème brûlée for dessert.

Boudro's is the go-to place for last-minute Thanksgiving meals in San Antonio, according to Yelp.

Boudro’s is the go-to place for last-minute Thanksgiving meals in San Antonio, according to Yelp.

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Currently most reservations are filled, but some are still available.

Yelp’s list was determined by identifying restaurants with a high concentration of reviews that contain the keyword “Thanksgiving” and factoring in factors such as the total volume and nature of those reviews.


If you’re on the road this Thanksgiving, the top restaurant on the Yelp list is Counter Culture, a vegan eatery in Austin. An overwhelming number of recommended restaurants are located in Austin and Houston, including the smoky meccas Franklin Barbecue, Terry Black’s Barbecue and Demeris Bar-BQ in Shepherd.



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Facebook’s ‘meta-existential’ hub for survival – TechCrunch

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Facebook is fighting for its life, but it won’t be regulatory pressure that will kill it. Zuckerberg relies heavily on “metaverse” as a lifeboat to rescue a dwindling user base. He has long known that Facebook’s future is rooted in owning a large hardware platform.

Facebook’s brand pivot to “Meta” last week is the third round of a multi-billion dollar game of balance roulette. Let’s see if consumers adopt and realize it – all of Meta/Facebook is at stake.

As an investor in VR and AR since 2016, I find it cautiously encouraging to hear all the talk about “metaverse” on trending business channels today. Could this really be the time for VR?

The world’s most valuable companies own the metal on which their software applications run: Apple and Microsoft have had their fingers in the hardware pie for years, and even Google was able to build a robust OS business with Android. Facebook’s $1 billion acquisition of Oculus in 2014 showed more than Zuck’s hand, though it would be another seven years before the pivot actually took place.

In the years immediately following the Oculus acquisition, there was a wave of investment in VR across the industry. Hardware platforms from Google, Microsoft, Sony, HTC, Steam and others were announced with much fanfare, although these investments were largely scrapped or rolled back a few years later, leaving a lack of VR hardware platform options.

This is when Facebook struck. It increased its investment in the Oculus/Reality Labs platform, innovated to create high-performance mobile VR hardware devices, started seeding capital for game developers, and eagerly acquired the most compelling games on their platform. Taking an ecosystem approach to developers through acquisition is a long-term investment to solve the cold-start content problem that all these VR platforms had to deal with.

Zuckerberg started gaming because it is the earliest category of consumer excitement and high engagement growth, increasing consumer comfort in a headset. Zuck then moves VR/AR into the enterprise to drive hands-on, 3D collaboration from remote teams to a dispersed workforce that is ready for the pandemic.

Lucky or good, he is known as a farsighted strategist. He has shown excellent strategy in response to market movements and timing, not all of which he had under his control.

The “metaverse” already exists in Fortnite and Roblox. Zuck bets we want fully immersive experiences through head-worn computers and be able to power an older user base.

If Facebook’s acquisition history is any guide, Zuckerberg’s strategy will succeed, even though Facebook’s most successful acquisitions, including WhatsApp and Instagram, were already proven social successes at the time of their acquisition. Going all in on the “metaverse” is creating a new platform and paradigm that has been adopted woefully slowly despite multiple hype cycles over 30 years of excitement.

Given the balance sheet, this will probably work – but today it’s still a masterful move of strategy and opportunity that exist in a vacuum.

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DETROIT – Welcome to Saturday night, Motown.

It will get colder on Saturday evening and colder on Saturday night with increasing clouds. Those gray skies will bring rain on Sunday afternoon. On Sunday, temperatures continue to rise even after the sun sets. After that, the beginning and middle of next week will be colder.

Saturday evening there is a radiant sky. It is getting colder with temperatures in the low and mid 30s.

Saturday night the clouds are slowly returning. Under increasing tall, thin clouds, it gets colder with nighttime lows in the 1920s.

It will be cloudy on Sunday with more precipitation. Higher temperatures are also caused by a warm front. So a short winter mix is ​​possible with temperatures around mid-morning freezing. Any frozen precipitation will dissipate, paving the way for rain on Sunday afternoon and evening. Temperatures rise through the 1930s and 40s to nearly 50 degrees when it is dark.

A cold front will arrive on Sunday night and Monday. As a result, temperatures for Monday and early next week will drop significantly.

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Monday will be variable sunny to mostly cloudy and colder. Morning temperatures will be around 20 degrees and afternoon temperatures will be around 40 degrees.

Scattered snow showers are possible Tuesday, with maximums around 30 degrees.

Chance of snow Wednesday morning. The afternoon will be chilly with maximums of mid to over 30s.

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UFC Fight Night Rob Font vs. Jose Aldo

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Jose Aldo is already arguably the greatest featherweight fighter in MMA history. In the past two years, he has shifted his focus to the UFC Bantamweight title. Aldo takes on Rob Font at the main event of UFC Fight Night on Saturday in Las Vegas. The winner will position themselves next year for a title shot or a title eliminator in the 135-pound division.

ESPN ranks Font No. 5 and Aldo No. 6 in the world at bantamweight. The title photo is a bit messy. Aljamain Sterling is the champion and Petr Yan, the former champion, holds the interim title. Sterling vs. Yan is likely next as they try to unify the titles after Sterling took over the title from Yan by DQ following an illegal knee. But that fight has already been postponed once, due to Sterling’s injuries. The winner of Font vs. Aldo could be next after that fight, especially if former champion TJ Dillashaw is still recovering from knee surgery.

Font (19-4) has won four in a row – most recently a unanimous decision over former bantamweight champion Cody Garbrandt. Font, fighting from Massachusetts, hasn’t lost since 2018. Font, 34, holds a 9-3 UFC record and looks better than ever since returning from knee surgery last year.

Aldo (30-7) held the UFC/WEC featherweight title for parts of six years, including seven title defenses, a division record. The Brazilian went back to bantamweight in 2019. He lost his first two fights at 135, also in a title fight for the vacant title against Yan. But Aldo, 35, has taken two straight wins and looked good in wins against contenders Pedro Munhoz and Marlon Vera.

In the co-main event, Brad Riddell takes on Rafael Fiziev in a battle between two of the most exciting emerging lightweights on the UFC roster. Riddell (10-1), a 30-year-old from New Zealand, is 4-0 in his UFC career. Fiziev (10-1), a 28-year-old from Kazakhstan, has won four in a row.

Also on the card, the tough Clay Guida takes on the wily Leonardo Santos in a lightweight fight, light-heavyweight prospects Jimmy Crute and Jamahal Hill go up against prospect Brendan Allen veteran Chris Curtis, who is fresh off his first win. in the UFC.

Follow live how Brett Okamoto, Marc Raimondi and Jeff Wagenheim sum up the action or watch the fights on ESPN+.


Fight On-going: Strawweight: Cheyanne Vlismas (6-2, 1-1 UFC; -190) vs. Mallory Martin (7-4, 1-2 UFC; +160)

Light Heavyweight: Defeats William Knight (11-2, 3-1 UFC). Alonzo Menifield (11-3, 4-3 UFC) by unanimous decision

Knight’s coaches may want to invest in some of those blocks that officials at the cage use to signal that there are only 10 seconds left in a round. Because every time Knight heard that noise, he increased the aggression — and in two of the three rounds, he did damage. That was enough for him to win the unanimous decision over Menifield as all three judges made it 29-28 in Knight’s favour.

Knight, 33, of East Hartford, Connecticut, didn’t do much during the first 4½ minutes of the fight, but in the closing seconds of round 1 he seriously hurt Menifield. The Dallas fighter bounced back well in round 2, before getting caught late. And on the final lap, Menifield controlled a seemingly endless clinch against the cage before Knight finally got away, with just enough time for Knight to turn up the heat again and secure his second straight win.

Menifield, 34, saw a winning streak of two fights come to an end.

Lightweight: Defeats Claudio Puelles (12-2, 4-1 UFC). Chris Gruetzemacher (15-5, 3-4 UFC) by third round submission (knee bar)

Gruetzemacher has the wrestling instincts to dictate where a fight will take place, but he was constantly playing with fire by taking part in a wrestling match against Puelles – and it eventually caught up with Gruetzemacher. Puelles was locked in a knee bar with less than two minutes left in the fight, then was tapped at 3:25 of round 3.

Puelles, a 25-year-old Peruvian fighter training at Sanford MMA in South Florida, got the fight on the canvas early on and controlled the action. But Gruetzemacher did not hesitate to return to the mat in the second and third rounds. Although he escaped trouble a few times, Gruetzemacher eventually paid the price.

It was Puelles’ fourth win in a row. Gruetzemacher, 35, of Arizona, has dropped two of his last three bouts and four of six.

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Vince Morales stuns Louis Smolka with an incredible right hand early in their fight.

Men’s Bantamweight: Vince Morales (11-5, 3-3 UFC) Def. Louis Smolka (17-8, 8-8 UFC) by KO . in the first round

Morales found himself in a clinch midway through the first lap in Saturday’s opening night, and as he pulled away, that didn’t soften his attack. The 31-year-old from Oregon released a right hand from tight and sent Smolka crashing to the canvas.

The end came at 2:02 of the round, giving Morales his second win in a row.

Smolka, a 30-year-old Hawaiian fighter training out of Irvine, California, has lost two of his last three.


Is yet to come:

Men’s Bantamweight: Rob Font vs. Jose Aldo
Lightweight: Brad Riddell vs. Rafael Fizievi
Lightweight: Clay Guida vs. Leonardo Santos
Light Heavyweight: Jimmy Crute vs. Jamahal Hill
Middleweight: Brendan Allen vs. Chris Curtis
Welterweight: Alex Morono vs. Mickey Gallo
Welterweight: Bryan Barberena vs. Darian Weeks
Men’s Flyweight: Manel Kape vs. Zhalgas Zhumagulov
Middleweight: Maki Pitolo vs. Dusko Todorovic

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