Last night the cake and I made a quick appearance at Julian and Joaquin Castro’s 39th birthday party at the Pearl Stables. After all, Julian Castro is the mayor of our fair SA and thus his word is law on the ‘Cullough. And Joaquin represents us up in DC, so we had to salute him as well.
There were cupcakes shaped like an American flag:
And 2 big projectors showing live-tweets of the grand event with the hash tag #castrotwins
When the twins walked in the room, they were mobbed. Literally they took pictures and signed posters of themselves for the whole time we were there. Not something I’d hope to do on my birthday but hey, these guys are men of the people.
We were a little bummed that we didn’t get to hear them speak (if they even did?).
At the very least we had hoped for their own rendition of this: