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nowheregirl: Nothing. Nothing at all. They all plead the fifth, then go home to a fifth.
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snarkydude: @dahreese: I'm not worried about the top 1%. I'm worried about making enough money to provide for my family. It is your jealousy over what others make that undermines your credibility. Unions did...
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snarkydude: And, of course, the resume will wind up in File 13 after the photo op.
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nowheregirl: What is it with all these cheaters? I saw a sticky substance on a players hand on the news the other day. I have no idea if it was this fella or not.
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@ Sanders: Nation's greatness shouldn'... Thu, 04/24/2014 - 15:41

dahreese: @snarkydude: Most of us are conservative when it comes to taxes and to government waste. The differences between conservatives and liberals is that liberals see those in need and want to help them...
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@ Sanders: Nation's greatness shouldn'... Thu, 04/24/2014 - 15:35

snarkydude: Bernie Sanders is the only Senator willing to admit that he's a socialist. That said, what he and the rest of the left would like you to forget is that the real reasons for the economic crash were...
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@ 'Bachelorette' contestant killed in... Thu, 04/24/2014 - 15:10

cwillocks: If he had the $$ to travel the world and do all those things, what in the world does his family need with a memorial fund?
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Oistrakh: I argue it happened at his mother`s house, he has no house
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cwillocks: It has been, and is still illegal to drink while carrying a legally permitted weapon.
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@ Sanders: Nation's greatness shouldn'... Thu, 04/24/2014 - 14:51

snarkydude: @maxcat07: We may drive on government-funded roads, but some of us, me included, make the decision every day to get out there and use those roads....AND OUR INDIVIDUAL ABILITIES....to make a living...
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@ Blog: 'Positive vibes' flow from... Thu, 04/24/2014 - 14:16

Oistrakh: Oh, and I guess you think everybody agrees with you. Ha. I`m pointing to the irony that Richt will kick you off the team for a joint, but he`s praising his assistant who is addicted to Red Bull.[...
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nowheregirl: Better get a grip on life now, young man, whilst ya can. If this is your start, it ain't lookin good.
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sgdog1: @Landon2010: Also, there are many gun owners who understand reasonable gun restrictions. Not every gun owner thinks it wise for folks to carry a weapon to a bar, to court, to school or to church.
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JackP32: I might take this opportunity to put a good word in for the couple in the picture. They look like a fairy nice couple. Yes, you guessed it. I am against gay marriage, but in favor of marriage between...
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Mr Charlie Told...: and what exactly were these programs that were supposed to rehabillate the...
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DanMatthews: ...unless the fetus is brandishing an automatic weapon in the hospital
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SIGNOFF: And this is the same guy who refused to pay fees for grazing his cattle on government land when others pay? On the government dole big time!
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JackP32: [quote][b]Mr Charlie Told Me So[/b] - or how bout instead of loking people up forever we actually strive for rehabilitation and re-integration? the reason so many people reoffend is that they learn...
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@ Sanders: Nation's greatness shouldn'... Thu, 04/24/2014 - 13:52

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    Blog: Can we please fix the Oscars?

    Summary:  Fun facts: The first-ever Oscar ceremony, held in 1929, ran a brisk 15 minutes. By contrast, the longest was in 2002, clocking in at a monstrous 4 hours and change. As usual, there are things I loved about it and things I didn't. Rather than be snarky or complain, I'll offer a few suggestions on how the organizers might bring the show into the 21st century. Fun facts: The first-ever Oscar ceremony, held in 1929, ran a brisk 15 minutes. By contrast, the longest was in 2002, clocking in at a monstrous 4 hours and change. As usual, there are things I loved about it and things I didn't. Rather than be snarky or complain, I'll offer a few suggestions on how the organizers might bring the show into the 21st century. First, a few thoughts on the winners: read more

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    Winter storm drama

    Athens-Clarke County police officers responded to Pinewood Estates North on a 911 call concerning a heated domestic dispute. it reportedly was an argument over the lack of heat and food in a family's trailer and a woman was threatening to stab anyone who tried to take away her 7-month-old child. State patrol responded also, from their post nearby on U.S. Highway 29 North. The situation apparently was resolved. An officer reported he was driving the woman and infant to another home in Athens. read more

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