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OCCountry: J&J is doing this project because it is the right thing to do and is supported by The Credo statement that guides the companies decisions. The development cost will exceed the $200 Million and...
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theold33: 83% of black people still believe Obama is doing a good job. And these are some of the people that will be a majority...
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theold33: Todd Gurley made hundreds of dollars working from his car...and so can you.
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@ Jewish UGA students are upset Wed, 10/22/2014 - 10:01

theold33: Haven't mooned anybody since high school. Hey grove, looks like it's just you and I now. Nowheregirl is nowhere to be found (I hope she is ok), Jtsim is busy defending the monument in Danielsville...
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@ WR Mitchell's path offers different... Wed, 10/22/2014 - 09:53

theold33: How do you get into Ga. with a junior high reading level? Run a 4.3 forty.
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cyou299: @Kwijibo Junior: there have been many cases...as reported by medical experts, largely the result of cultural superstitions in the effected countries. Real papers are actually reporting on the facts...
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@ UGA restricts travel to Ebola countries Wed, 10/22/2014 - 09:07

Mark Farmer: “It’s a disappointment to me. I’m p----d off and embarrassed and completely weirded out that a journalism institution that should be seeking out facts and details is basically pandering to hysteria...
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crankyyankee: My first thought but then thought how does explaining a fact to dispel bigotry become reframing of oneself.
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@ Attorneys want word 'hazing'... Wed, 10/22/2014 - 08:56

OCCountry: Typical defense attorney tactic. Judge should rule against.
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mpd0.59: Blaming the pipe because the water's dirty?
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Korn Cob Pipe: Let them join! If we could have found out earlier we could plant a tracker on them.
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@ Athens cop assaulted Wed, 10/22/2014 - 08:42

grove600: If you are a young seafaring cracker, would you be referred to as a "Salteen"?
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@ Jewish UGA students are upset Wed, 10/22/2014 - 08:34

grove600: Don't be mooning me man. Just don't.
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mpd0.59: Sounds like Mitt is reframing himself for a 2016 run.
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grove600: Restaurants hold the #1 start-up business industry in America. It also holds the #1 spot on the list of businesses that fail each year. It's a tough business to be in. I never bothered to eat...
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@ Athens cop assaulted Wed, 10/22/2014 - 08:26

mpd0.59: Evidently the meaning of the c-word and the n-word are similiar and depends on who's saying it and in what context. Cracker, sometimes white cracker or cracka, is a usually derogatory term for white...
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OCCountry: Wish they had posted the video. Nothing nicer than seeing a thug get it back.
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OCCountry: Should have charged him with making a false report after he lied about being robbed. Maybe it would keep him locked up another week. Karma has a way of coming back. Maybe he will get his in...
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mpd0.59: @The Oracle of the Athens Banner Herald: "Big Family Cafe". Open 7 to 3.
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yeti: This would explain the Georgia dems sending out a rather shameless race baiting political flier. The flier targets the gullible, using the the Ferguson shooting as a political scare tactic. See link...
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    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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