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mpd0.59: Snow on the ground is not a problem, but ice on the streets and roads is...
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kayron4: Finally, some good news.
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mpd0.59: Seahawks WR Chris Matthews once worked at Foot Locker and as a security guard before he got the call. Superbowl MVP QB Kurt Warner once stocked groceries on the nightshift at Hy-Vee and worked as a...
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TeeWee: Perhaps the answer to the predatory and dangerous sex offender problem is to send them to prison. While many inmate are the 'scum of the Earth' some do have children.  In their own way they are...
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Georgia Boy: @gregory: The state takes your money at gun point? You are either purposely trying to be outlandish or you are a complete fool. The last time I looked you can go to any fruitcake church you want to.
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Georgia Boy: @Kwijibo Junior: There is no possibility that subsidized tuition will change it at all! The whole point behind private schools is to establish segregation and that AIN'T gonna change with Republicans...
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TeeWee: I turned them off.  The Daytona qualifying (?) was stupid, and idiotic.  They tout this qualifying as similar to F1 in Europe but  because of the nature of nas-cars, the philosophy is much different...
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TeeWee: A local newspaper reports that one of Warren Buffets sand tar oil trains almost caught fire in Nebraska.  A train engine caught fire, the train was stopped along a section of track next to the Platt...
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TeeWee: @mpd0.59: Glad you asked.  The differences when a budget issues between Congress and the White House based on philosophical and constitutional differences  it's a political issue.  The lack of  ...
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TheBetterGeneration: @snarkydude: "I "lump all Muslims into a pile" as you say, because I don't see any, outside of a very few in this country, refuting the views and actions of the terrorists." Since I doubt you get...
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Korn Cob Pipe: @FanaticalModerate: Exactly! The public deserves to know how this seemingly healthy young person died all of a sudden.
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Greg Benson: Somehow I just knew upon seeing the photo that the guy was from Georgia.
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barryhollander: Prison should not be a place where we send people to be murdered. Yeah, it's impossible to work up any sympathy, and to be honest I dunno what can be done about it, but it's both morally lacking and...
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FanaticalModerate: @barryhollander: It's not gossip--it was a genuine health concern. But rather than bickering, I'd like to say that the death of this young person is a tragedy, and my heart goes out to her family....
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FanaticalModerate: @OCCountry: Stupid is calling your ex at 2 AM when you're drunk. Pointing a gun at someone and then firing it into the air is epic idiocy. He should be thanking whatever higher power he believes in...
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barryhollander: So will all the folks on social media spreading gossip about this now apologize? No, I didn't think so.
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electroman: probation is definitely in order, for about 10 years. let the revolving door open.
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TheBetterGeneration: @scarborj: So you're uncomfortable with black people being black around you, just like how you are uncomfortable with gay people being gay around you?
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yeti: Murdering innocent people, raping, selling children as sex slaves.... judging by all the people joining ISIS, these things must be in style. Disturbing.
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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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