What two Austin icons have been movers and shakers for decades in politics, philanthropy, and writing? Which one was in a band that opened for the Beatles? Which one survived the 1966 UT Tower shooting? What’s the connection between two other Texas treasures: Liz Carpenter and the storied journalist’s watering hole, the Headliner’s Club? Whose grandfather started the first Austin hotel? Why did hogs upset the French litigation? Whose other grandfather was a Union spy? All this and more on today’s episode of Studio of the Future!

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