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yeti: Why am I not shocked?
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TeeWee: In a shoot out a gunman will often turn and try to flee or will spin in an attempt to flee as the officer continues to fire at the threat.  The fleeing gunman's body will soon shut down.  A lot is  ...
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mpd0.59: Now all they need is a small camera mounted on the barrel.
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mpd0.59: Is this another one of those failed Obama-Nunn policies to which David Perdue alluded in his political ads?
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mpd0.59: Did the 3 PM Cosby show get cancelled?
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oldwarrior: I guess ole Peter couldn't "toot his own horn". Sorry, it's Friday and I couldn't forget
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bertisdowns: A pretty good closing argument for Jason Carter for Governor-- here is what many people support, the promise of public education, where each child is prepared for life: Fiscally and academically...
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makeitso: I would like to see the list, and the numbers, of our weapons that the Iraqi army abandoned when they ran from the fight in northern Iraq.
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mpd0.59: I'm not a fan of Sergio Garcia either.
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marshalld: In 2014, the words "teacher" and "punishment" cannot be used in the same sentence. There is no connection between the two. School administrators have taken punishment out of the hands of teachers...
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@ 'Outsourcing' changes Georgia race... Fri, 10/24/2014 - 07:53

marshalld: Too many workers will go into the polls and help elect this man who represents everything they despise about big businesses. I guess the reality is too many voters will also go into the polls and...
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mpd0.59: Unless Myers dropped his weapon and surrendered or was unconscious, he was still resisting arrest and deserved whatever was coming to him after opening fire on the officer. The fact that Myers was...
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marshalld: Woooooooho! "A high-level task force to reform education"....Let me catch my breath. It's done, fixed, no more problems! Ask any teacher in this state and I'm sure they will tell you ANOTHER "high-...
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marshalld: Hey, something to be said about an extortionist who lives within his means.
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marshalld: Obesity is one of the largest health problems in Georgia. This is another area where we are among the worst in the nation at heading off health problems due to obesity. Funny thing is, it is a...
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autumnlark: Not quite empty. Suffused with bad poetic nonsense ("We're all in this together.") and sins. If you know Faulkner, he is the latest incarnation of Flem Snopes.
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SmartAzz: Or, better yet ... Don't put yourselves in dangerous situations (walking home late at night) nor engage in illegal proclivities (selling dope), and the likelihood that you'll ever be the victim of a...
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crissy9323: Prayers for the family. So Sad.
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Beck: Deal is an empty suit.
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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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