Nov 20, 2013
This Is Somerset
John Merriman, 53, recorded his own microglider plane crashing into a Somerton field from 300ft
The engine on his two-seater XAir microlight stopped, bringing the propeller to a juddering halt and filling the cockpit with an eerie silence.
The Austin Chronicle
The Amazing Acro-Cats are Back in Austin this Weekend
That's right, you don't have to take The Chronicle 's word for it - because we've outsourced the report on this feline-spangled amusement to John Merriman , the stand-up comedian and rising-star actor of so many local films , who happened to be among those Austinites who witnessed the show when it toured through the ATX last year .