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smitty: Will they pay me $15.00 an hour to work there? lol!
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@ Tant: 'Boots on the ground' must put... Mon, 09/22/2014 - 13:07

snarkydude: @swimdawg68: We could just quit buying Middle East oil, and use that produced here and in Canada. Building more refineries, building the Keystone pipeline, expanding off-shore exploration, and...
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Jaki: , “If you want to live don’t be at the MLC at 12:15,” ...that doesn't sound like a stupid prank to me.
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Oistrakh: `better "hunker down" , as Larry used to say.
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@ Today's editorial cartoon Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:48

snarkydude: I would suggest that the author of the cartoon go over to the Middle East, and see if he can make friends with the jihadists he describes. Let us know how that works out.
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Jim Thompson: Just a couple of quick words to add some perspective here. First, no online commenter has been summarily chased off. All commenters who have been removed were removed for violating the terms of...
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@ Man sought for indecent exposure Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:37

snarkydude: When I read the headline "Man sought for indecent exposure", I thought...."wow, that's against the law. Why would anyone volunteer to sign up for that?" Mondays. Ugh.
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bobbidiboo: Jimmy Buffett will be somewhere....at 5 o'clock.
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@ Today's editorial cartoon Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:29

AbidingDude: So by voting in favor of the president's request, the GOP are now the same as beheading psychos? Unbelievable...
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@ Georgia-Vanderbilt kickoff time/TV set Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:01

wfmcgee: Well two of my good friends from Knoxville country want to bet me a steak dinner on the game. Considering that they are both Tennessee "tightwads" that is a very bad sign. One said," I just hope "...
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bchb: Eleven pounds!!
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mpd0.59: I'm seeing reports saying Frein was a life time member of the NRA. Interesting the lamestream media would leave that out.
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barryhollander: I love the people, behind their fake names, bravely suggesting all these penalties. He's a kid who screwed up in a big way. The charge itself is a $1,000 fine and/or 1-5 years in prison. If he has no...
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mpd0.59: His prank just trashed years of a college education and his prospects of being hired by a reputable business or gubbermint agency. His name, profile, and likeness are now on law enforcement watch...
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cyou299: @makeitso: I finished my bio-chemical engineering degree 2 years ago for that express purpose. Find I have more competence in my old job in reforestation so am doing that. Have planted over 60,000,...
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mpd0.59: I'm counting on Jimmy Buffet making an appearance at the grand opening.
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crackerjack: How about helicopters with heat-sensing detectors.
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crackerjack: No pricing with their menu on website. Can't they be straight-up about price. Fresh ingredients as it should be with all chains, other than that a burger joint like others in Athens. Put it by the...
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Auntylib: Then again: Might not.
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@ Athens man hit, robbed of $40 Mon, 09/22/2014 - 10:53

OCCountry: There is a path behind Kroger? You know the sidewalk would most likely be a much safer option.
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    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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