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Indiana newlyweds die in apparent murder-suicide

Sounds like just the kind of person you never want to make mad. Prayers for the family.

posted @ Thursday, October 9, 2014 - 17:51

Georgia star tailback Gurley suspended due to alleged NCAA violation

FIrst the allegations that he hit someone downtown, and now this... Someone is trying hard to ruin this kids career.

posted @ Thursday, October 9, 2014 - 17:49

Officials confirm first Ebola case diagnosed in US

@FanaticalModerate: You obviously don't have loved ones in the army who could potentially be sent over to fight this. I don't think putting our soldiers in harms way is the right choice for anything, especially something that has nothing to do with us. They need to educate themselves just as we are doing here. I don't think soldiers with no medical training are capable of that. No matter what your argument is, I just don't see the point and I don't think it's right. Someone with no medical training or schooling has no place going to fight the spread of a disease. They are trained to fight people, not medical conditions.

posted @ Tuesday, October 7, 2014 - 19:13

UGA freshman CB Jones dismissed after shoplifting arrest

FSU seems to be pretty tolerant of criminals. Maybe they have a spot for him down there.

posted @ Tuesday, October 7, 2014 - 18:33

Athens man with HIV indicted for having unprotected sex

The HIV/AIDS and STD statistics in Clarke and surrounding counties are common knowledge. At least it should be. And even if it weren't, why would you put yourself at risk like that? Why would you choose to have unprotected sex with ANYONE, especially someone you don't know.

posted @ Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 18:37

Shooter takes stand in loud music killing case

If he feared for his life he shouldn't have confronted them in the first place.

posted @ Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 18:31

Officials confirm first Ebola case diagnosed in US

Just think how much worse it's going to be when that idiot president send soldiers overseas to "fight" ebola. What's going to happen when they come home from over there and spread it here. I have family, young family, in the army. One in the medical field. I am scared to death that they are going to be called to go do this. It doesn't make sense.

posted @ Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 17:25

Paul Oliver's family sues NFL over his suicide

I'm just wondering who it is on these teams telling these men they HAVE TO keep playing after they have head injuries. Who is it that holds a gun to their head and says there will be consequences if you dont continue to play. I don't think that person exists. They know the risks of playing and continue to play. They see the effects of injuries, be it head injuries or other types, on players around them and they continue to play. No one deserves to be sued because these men made the choice to continue to play.

posted @ Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 10:31

Windows smashed, arrests made in Ferguson protest

Can someone please explain to me what looting, rioting and vandalizing does to glorify the memory of Michael Brown. What does it do other than put those idiots in a situation to be shot or beaten by police officers. Which will only continue the cycle. They need to exercise some common sense and stop being stupid just for the sake of being stupid. They aren't helping anything.

posted @ Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 10:21

Braves fire GM Frank Wren after missing playoffs

Maybe I'm missing something, but I can't understand why a manager should be fired because the players are playing like crap. Fire the players..

posted @ Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 20:56

Burglars hit three homes on east side of Oconee County

The criminal element is seeping outward...

posted @ Monday, September 22, 2014 - 20:59

UGA student beaten and robbed near downtown Athens

That describes about 70% of the males in Athens... not very helpful. It's not like they'd get more than a slap on the hand anyways.

posted @ Saturday, September 20, 2014 - 18:22

Intruder gets into White House

@Libralady: He hasn't done anything to earn my respect. And he doesn't respect our country and shows it with his actions. He'd rather support every nation except the one that he is supposed to be the leader of. He'd rather put our soldiers in harms way by sending them to Africa to deal with the ebola outbreak. Tell me again what a soldier can do to fight that? He'd rather send aid to foreign nations while we have our own financial problems here in the US. Tell me again why the wellbeing of other country's citizens is more important than ours? The man spends more time on vacation and on the golf course than he does worrying about the problems in our country. But that's probably better anyways, I can only imagine how many more problems we would have if he actually spent more time working.

posted @ Saturday, September 20, 2014 - 14:24

30-person brawl reported in west Athens

@bobbidiboo: Are you serious?

posted @ Saturday, September 20, 2014 - 14:06

30-person brawl reported in west Athens

"Many at the scene of the fight laughed and joked about it, police said"

Of course they did. Because what's funnier than watching a group of wanna be thugs beat up another kid? Big question is, where are their parents? Another question is why weren't the ones still at the scene arrested? This is why things like this continue to happen. Shooting, stabbing and fighting every time you turn around. Yet we never hear of any type of punishment. Just give them probation and let them back out on to the streets to continue on their path criminal ways. These teenagers clearly were not disciplined as children and have no fear of consequences for their actions. Let Adrian Peterson loose over there with some switches...maybe he could teach those kids and their parents a lesson or two.

posted @ Saturday, September 20, 2014 - 14:04

Turkey: 49 hostages have been freed

That headline could have went a whole other way! I thought we were freeing turkeys!

posted @ Saturday, September 20, 2014 - 13:32

Teen with Down syndrome represents ninth-graders at North Oconee homecoming

That school and those young adults should be applauded. Other schools and children should look to them for guidance in a time where nice, well behaved children are a rarity. It's refreshing to read a story involving teenagers that doesn't also involve violence, crimes and drugs.

posted @ Saturday, September 20, 2014 - 13:05

Intruder gets into White House

Has anyone stopped to consider they're not doing their job on purpose? If you don't like or respect your boss, chances are you aren't going to do the job very well.

posted @ Saturday, September 20, 2014 - 12:58

Strict dress code nets 200 detentions at NY school

I say when the school starts paying for the childs clothes then they can tell them they have to wear a uniform.

posted @ Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 19:24

Two indicted for Athens home invasion, robberies, kidnappings and assaults

If the people who came out and marched and preached for change actually took action on their suggestions and not just ran their mouths a change might come about. Jesse Jackson and Al Sharpton are nothing but fame whores who really do nothing but talk and support the foolishness that goes on after incidents like Ferguson. What does rioting and looting show? We are all made equal. No matter the color of your skin, your religion, your pay grade. We all breathe and bleed the same as the next person. We seem to be living in a time where it's okay to hurt others, it's okay to do things without fear of the consequences, it's okay to be dumb as a rock and unemployed with 12 kids, it's okay to feel that you're entitled to get assistance from the government because that's all you've ever known, it's ok to be a product of your surroundings and upbringing instead of rising above it. When are people going to stop and realize that barely making it in life is not good enough? When are people going to wake up and decide that they want more for themselves and their children than welfare and ignorance. When are people going to take action on their words and actually make a change. It has to start somewhere.

posted @ Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 18:53

US to assign 3,000 from US military to fight Ebola

Are you serious!! Why is their ebola problem a problem that our soldiers have to handle. What kind of training do they have that will help them to discontinue the spread of this virus. This is exactly how it is going to spread here and wipe out hundreds of thousands of US citizens. Let them handle their own problems. Africa is not nearly as poor as it would have everyone believe it is with their commercials displaying starving, fly covered, skin and bones children. I wish this jack a** of a president would spend as much money and put as much effort in to making sure the people of the country that he is supposed to be the head of are taken care of. How about the sick, starving, dying, under treated, homeless, poverty stricken people that live right here in the US? Mr. Presi-dont has his priorities all out of order. I'll be glad when his four years is over. I feel sorry for the person who comes behind him. They're going to have a hell of a mess to clean up. I just hope it's not too late, and this country isn't too far gone to be fixed.

posted @ Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 18:20

Theater shooting victim's parents sue ammo seller

Go ahead and sue the kids parents while you're at it....Shouldn't they be punished for raising a murderer. SMH..people these days will sue for anything.

posted @ Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 17:48

Winder woman charged in shipment of meth from Mexico

Why the need to spend all that money on shipping fees from Mexico? It'll cost you about $5 in gas to ride up to Commerce and pick some up from there. She obviously isn't very business minded...

posted @ Friday, September 12, 2014 - 22:15

Athens nightclub murder suspect booked into Clarke County Jail

[quote][b]bobbidiboo[/b] - There are innocent bystanders at the Club Platinum nightclub? Surprise! Glad this thug was caught.

I'm pretty sure the article says Bootleggers....

posted @ Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 17:20

Hood claims he heard dead brother's voice before shooting Athens police officers

I kinda wish he had heard his brother say " Come to the light". Then maybe he would have shot himself and we wouldn't have to be dealing with his bulls**t antics and Buddy Christian would be home playing with his beautiful children.

posted @ Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 20:00

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