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retiredandhappy: But, there is no report from the defendant of his truck having been stolen, not any indication of damage to the ignition from the forced entry and theft. A reasonable and prudent person (if the...
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The Oracle of t...: Thanks for the link, Joe. Reading the comments sure brought back...
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@ Georgia has nation's attention after... Mon, 09/01/2014 - 10:53

theold33: Anybody that has watched Ga. football for a long time should know you don't get too high after one game or you'll get your heart broke. If Ga. has any chance of being in the championship, they better...
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@ Georgia has nation's attention after... Mon, 09/01/2014 - 10:42

theold33: @oldwarrior: He was banned again, but I'm sure he will find his way back. That is after he recovers from being trampled by all those Clemson fans leaving the stadium like a herd of runaway buffaloes.
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@ Statesboro man robbed, suspect charged Mon, 09/01/2014 - 10:28

fatdawg: Another football weekend in Athens, more strong arm robberies. The LEO's need to move out of downtown and go a little west. The fish are bigger on Broad Street and Atlanta Hwy. It is a lots easier to...
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Joe Johnson: @Swami-108: http://onlineathens.com/local-news/2013-08-11/tired-fighting-offenders-a...
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The Oracle of t...: Plus this worthless POS doesn't have two dimes to rub together, so mommy and daddy are paying his lawyers bills, which probably are going to be $50K plus.
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@ Georgia has nation's attention after... Mon, 09/01/2014 - 10:17

oldwarrior: Hey "Peanut Head". I don't hear ya yapping now, LOL
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TeeWee:      The Court was correct in it's ruling. Evidence in plain sight can be obtained by police without a warrant.  I believe the wording of the law which allows law enforcement to tow a vehicle for any...
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Swami-108: Why no Tasers? The officer should not have had to get close enough to a crazy man for the crazy man to be in reach of the officers gun. See a crazy man coming after you, Taser him.
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mpd0.59: Congratulations, Danica and crew, on quietly working No. 10 from 27th to 6th. Wish you could have held on to 4th. http://www.foxsports.com/nascar/story/danica-patrick-scores-career-best-...
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@ Texas' Perry says disparaging tweet... Mon, 09/01/2014 - 09:53

TeeWee:      Yes, finally a show of concern from members of the  US Government.  The British PM sounded an alarm for the citizens of the UK.  The Italians have stepped up security after intelligence...
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The Oracle of t...: This is going to happen when you use plastic guns with no safeties.
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The Oracle of t...: http://time.com/3197033/dad-acquitted-shooting-drunk-driver/ Just saying. And supposedly his father is an educator. Some really good values passed on there. Especially like that part about wiping...
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TMKvetch: @scarborj: Name-calling? How sad for you that your position is such a failure that you have to resort to that. You "don't know" and that is all you need or needed to say. This deal looks like success...
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TeeWee:      Weapons retention is always a serious concern for officers.  Weapons retention training should be a part of recruit and In-Service training.  Some holsters keep weapons more secure than others...
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scarborj: [quote][b]TMKvetch[/b] - Again, how is selling the property for more than twice the last recorded value not successful? To help you out, an antonym for success (that whole "not successful" thing)...
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  • Andrew
    Shearer

    Blog: Watching movies by myself

    Summary:  I'm not saying it's lonely to be a movie critic, but we often find ourselves seated alone in an empty theatre when we're watching new stuff. I know people who say they won't go see anything unless they have at least one other person to go with, but I've always enjoyed having the place to myself. I'm not saying it's lonely to be a movie critic, but we often find ourselves seated alone in an empty theatre when we're watching new stuff. I know people who say they won't go see anything unless they have at least one other person to go with, but I've always enjoyed having the place to myself. read more

  • Jim
    Thompson

    No cartoons on racism

    As you might imagine, the vast majority of the editorial cartoons available these days for publication through the syndicate which supplies cartoons to the Athens Banner-Herald/OnlineAthens are addressing the situation in Ferguson, Mo., where the fatal shooting of a black teen by a white police officer has touched off a number of demonstrations -- some peaceful, but many not at all peaceful, with tear gas fired by police officers and gunshots fired by some protester. read more

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