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Mr Charlie Told...: It's not my job to make your argument for you...
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@ Today's editorial cartoon Thu, 04/24/2014 - 12:57

Used2baFreeCountry: Did you know that the first Earth Day in 1970 was also the 100th anniversary of Lenin's birthday? lol! You know what they say about watermelon's, green on the outside, red on the inside. . .
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@ Clemson's Swinney won't change after... Thu, 04/24/2014 - 12:47

prpl dawg: I agree with Mr. Swinney.
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dahreese: If you ever need support of your insight,...
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@ Sanders: Nation's greatness shouldn'... Thu, 04/24/2014 - 12:35

Used2baFreeCountry: When I read that, I suddenly remembered an article I read many years ago during...
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prpl dawg: Maybe the fundamental problem is deeper. Both sides have good arguments, depending on how you believe. What about raisnig kids to be respectful? Under control? To think before they act? To do as our...
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PatrickD: @dahreese: I truly feel that some people actually think that "all this" started when Obama took office! What a shame!
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@ Sanders: Nation's greatness shouldn'... Thu, 04/24/2014 - 12:13

Used2baFreeCountry: This commentary contains some erroneous assertions. But Senator Sanders is to be given credit for his honesty in admitting that he is a socialist.
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prpl dawg: The NCAA should be destroyed for how they pervert "justice" and thge treatment of the athletes, and the lie they perpetuate about "student-athletes" In lieu of its demise, They at least need to fire...
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dahreese: I do not intend to excuse Obama....
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prpl dawg: TO ALL OF YOU WHO ALREADY POSTED: I AGREE FULLY.Working with youth I see first hand exactly how they are enabled by gutless political appointee judges and govt lawyers. Did they ever read BF Skinner...
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crissy9323: Sick Smiling creeps.
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crissy9323: Out of town guest criminal. HMMMMMMMMMMMM.
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OCCountry: @grove600: Have to agree Grove. The Juvie record only stays sealed if you don't get arrested again or until a max age (maybe 30). This guy has been a scourge on this area for most of two decades...
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OCCountry: Send him to Missouri and let them keep him. The further away the better.
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TeeWee: We all might be in this position someday.  Look at the prices of food skyrocketing in the stores. Much of this price increase is caused by excessive regulation and the high price of fuel needed to...
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youcanthide: Slow painful death for both of these pieces of trash
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youcanthide: Oops - Australia - had a brain fart!
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youcanthide: Why don't we start a new Austria and buy a large island and just send our scumbags there to live with a few small animals, a shovel and some seeds!
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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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    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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