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SIGNOFF: He should've been charged for sounding like an idiot.
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TeeWee: @dahreese:      Lived through it the same as you.  I don't know how old you are.  You are correct that hard fought land is hard to give up that was won in war.  There is little reason to, it shouldn'...
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dahreese: @TeeWee: " Arafat couldn't do this." Let's not just lay it all on Arafat. The Israelis, then and now, are willing to have peace, but not return any land they have taken - by whatever means. (In...
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@ Today's editorial cartoon Mon, 07/28/2014 - 21:48

cyou299: @Used2baFreeCountry: there's that 'will' word again. Like clockwork. Never actually happens, but your repeated use of 'will' and, gosh, 'if' are certainly profound. hey, did you see where Palin used...
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cyou299: America sends $8 MILLION dollars PER day to Israel. $57 million per week. $3 Billion per year sent to this rich country. ...while we shutter our own schools and hold bake sales for bridge repair...
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cyou299: what she said and is quoted, was her response to what 'international experience' she had. Don't shoot the messenger for fumbling her idiotic response. It was way sillier than Fey's version. One was...
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cyou299: "The difference between work and play is often a bass line and a beat. Not one song. Not one way of dancing. Thirty minutes a day, close the door to the world and sweat your prayers."
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TeeWee: Doible, Double, Post, Post.
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TeeWee: @marshalld:      This  is a great example of how our system works.  Two sides understand there is a pressing need to do a job.  The problem is that each side has very strong and entrenched ideas of...
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Duke Briscoe: It was not the White House...
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dahreese: [quote][b]OCCountry[/b] - @dahreese: Please explain to me why the Palestinians shot rockets into their own hospital where their people where seeking safety. Still trying to understand why someone...
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dahreese: [quote][b]TeeWee[/b] - @dahreese:      Look at the maps of the world prior to WWI and then after.  Same is true before and after WWII.   Counties change names, borders change as was the case of the...
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@ Today's editorial cartoon Mon, 07/28/2014 - 20:45

TeeWee: @LaMareaRoja:      Yup, it is a cute drawing I guess but  isn't it sad that this would even be under consideration?  I don't think it will happen, and our President is doing the best he can to...
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Hawaii Five O: The sacrifices the veterans have made, some with the ultimate of giving their life, and others left with medical issues should be placed at the top of the list: YOU take care of your OWN first and...
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marshalld: AMEN! I did not think this White House or Congress was capable of working with anyone to accomplish anything. Thank you!
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TeeWee: @dahreese:     You are not telling me something I don't already know, I lived through this.     The best example of true leaders seizing the opportunity for what is best for their countries is in the...
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OCCountry: @dahreese: Please explain to me why the Palestinians shot rockets into their own hospital where their people where seeking safety. Still trying to understand why someone kills citizens of their own...
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OCCountry: Lybia accounts for less than 2% of the supply of oil, yet the market will react as if it was 20%.
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Oistrakh: Well stated Smart Azz! If you disagree you might be a Dumb Azz.[quote][b]SmartAzz[/b] - The reason the speed limit on College Station has been lowered to 35 mph is because of the construction...
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@ Mon, 07/28/2014 - 19:27

bubster: 15 years for deepening Port of Savannah? EPA
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  • Andrew
    Shearer

    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

  • Joe
    Johnson

    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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