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Claire St. Amant

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Named one of Editor & Publisher’s 25 Under 35 in the newspaper industry, Claire St. Amant has written for the Wall Street Journal, Houston Chronicle and D Magazine. She has earned many writing accolades, including a Stephen Philbin Award for online legal reporting. St. Amant got her start as a reporter at People Newspapers, where she covered everything from cops and courts to education and real estate before being promoted to assistant managing editor.

A graduate of Baylor University and a returned Peace Corps volunteer, St. Amant is a native Texan who has also lived in South America and Eastern Europe. She credits surviving the Ukrainian winter to “This American Life” podcasts and Smart Wool socks.

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Land of Employment

Texas dominates list of best U.S. cities for job seekers

By Claire St. Amant

For those looking for a job, the Lone Star State is fertile stomping ground. In a new WalletHub report on the best and worst cities for job seekers, Texas was ...


Links We Love

Jeff Gordon's genius taxi prank, Mardi Gras doughnuts and more links we love

By Claire St. Amant

Editor's note: There's so much that's beautiful, funny, smart and informative on the Internet. Problem is, there's also a bunch of garbage. Here's the best ...


Texas Schools Behaving Badly

Texas school district pays lesbian student athlete after vicious bullying by coaches

By Claire St. Amant

An East Texas school district has finally settled a lawsuit filed by a former student who was forced to reveal her sexual identity in 2009. Skye Wyatt was a 16-year-old ...


Links We Love

Netflix drone delivery and Sriracha science top links we love right now

By Claire St. Amant

Editor's note: There's so much that's beautiful, funny, smart and informative on the Internet. Problem is, there's also a bunch of garbage. Here's the best ...


The Future Looks Bright

Things are looking up in the Lone Star State, according to Gallup's well-being index

By Claire St. Amant

According to a new survey, the future looks a little brighter in Texas. The Lone Star State is one of 10 with steadily improving scores on Gallup's well-being index ...


Links We Love

Kids reenact Oscar nominees, Jimmy Fallon's remix of 'Ignition' and more links we love

By Claire St. Amant

Editor's note: There's so much that's beautiful, funny, smart and informative on the Internet. Problem is, there's also a bunch of garbage. Here's the best ...


Stop the Yoga Pant Madness

Lululemon comes under fresh fire for banning online customers

By Claire St. Amant

Lululemon Athletica, recently dubbed one of the most hated companies in America, has once again found new ways to anger its customers. The latest PR debacle for the high-end yoga ...


Links We Love

Michael Sam gets standing ovation, cats predict weather and more links we love

By Claire St. Amant

Editor's note: There's so much that's beautiful, funny, smart and informative on the Internet. Problem is, there's also a bunch of garbage. Here's the best ...


The Yuppie Index

Rest easy, Austin: We're not an affordable city for yuppies

By Arden Ward, Claire St. Amant

Hipsters of Austin, you're safe to rejoice. Our fair city has escaped being labeled one of the top cities for "yuppie affordability." It should come as no surprise, though ...


Links We Love

New Downton Abbey cast, edible 3-year-old pizza and more links we love

By Claire St. Amant

Editor's note: There's so much that's beautiful, funny, smart and informative on the Internet. Problem is, there's also a bunch of garbage. Here's the best ...


Walker Texas Ranger Approves This Message

Which candidate for Texas governor received the all-important Chuck Norris endorsement?

By Claire St. Amant

Chuck Norris delivered a metaphorical roundhouse kick to the Texas governor's race on February 11. In a letter titled "Fight Back," Norris endorsed Greg Abbott. Claiming unspecified "freedoms are ...


Links We Love

Walking Dead meets Seinfeld, best Olympic memes and more links we love right now

By Claire St. Amant

Editor's note: There's so much that's beautiful, funny, smart and informative on the Internet. Problem is, there's also a bunch of garbage. Here's the best ...


Links We Love

Hilarious Facebook parody video, best beer pairings for Girl Scout cookies and more links we love

By Claire St. Amant

Editor's note: There's so much that's beautiful, funny, smart and informative on the Internet. Problem is, there's also a bunch of garbage. Here's the best ...


Links We Love

Logic-defying videos, world's best drive-thru prank and more links we love right now

By Claire St. Amant

Editor's note: There's so much that's beautiful, funny, smart and informative on the Internet. Problem is, there's also a bunch of garbage. Here's the best ...


Links We Love

Puppy brother naptime revisited and more adorable links we love right now

By Claire St. Amant

Editor's note: There's so much that's beautiful, funny, smart and informative on the Internet. Problem is, there's also a bunch of garbage. Here's the best ...


Links We Love

ESPN nip slip exposé and Full House naughty reunion top links we love right now

By Claire St. Amant

Editor's note: There's so much that's beautiful, funny, smart and informative on the Internet. Problem is, there's also a bunch of garbage. Here's the best ...


Stand Up for Democracy

Ukraine nightmare: Former Peace Corps volunteer explains why it's important to speak out now

By Claire St. Amant

Ukrainians are no strangers to suffering in silence. When I served as a Peace Corps volunteer in Western Ukraine, I rarely heard my friends complain about issues that would send ...


No More Kung-Fu

Texas Pride: Latest NFL bad lip-reading video stars slew of Dallas Cowboys

By Claire St. Amant

It's not much consolation for missing the playoffs for the fourth straight season, but at least the Dallas Cowboys get top billing in the latest edition of Bad Lip ...


Links We Love

Bieber trumps Beyonce, Tupac's lost interview and more links we love

By Claire St. Amant

Editor's note: There's so much that's beautiful, funny, smart and informative on the Internet. Problem is, there's also a bunch of garbage. Here's the best ...


What's He Smoking?

Gone to pot? Texas Gov. Rick Perry makes surprising remarks on legalizing marijuana

By Claire St. Amant

Texas Gov. Rick Perry is well-known as a supporter of guns and low taxes, but he's never made headlines for his stance on legalizing marijuana. Until today. The global ...


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