EJ..you don't have a clue what you're talking about. I lived across from a grammar school playground where the slides, etc. were made from other than metal or wood. The hair on these kids stood out due to static electricity. And they do get hot in the sunshine. I believe that friction burns would more than likely be the culprit causing burns.
However, you digress from the article in which it says that gasoline was the cause of the flame...which is wierd.
As I said, we don't know enough...
Please don't try to lecture any more...there are a few adults in the room!!
75 years on Planet Earth and never heard of a slide catching on fire. Is there more to this than we read? Many unanswered questions.posted @ Wednesday, November 13, 2013 - 10:15
You libs can spin it anyway you want but remember, this all happened on the Pinocchio pres. watch. Recapping history isn't going to change anything.posted @ Thursday, May 16, 2013 - 19:31
[quote][b]bobbidiboo[/b] - Bell's, Colonial, and A & P used to be downtown until they ran them out.
There was a Kroger store on West Broad St. just the other side of the bus station on the same side of the street in the 40's and 50's.
Where was the Colonial and A&P?
Who ran them out?
FTA:PLYMOUTH, Mass. — A Massachusetts woman is suing FedEx, saying the company erroneously sent her a package containing seven pounds of marijuana, then gave her address to the intended recipients who later showed up at her door.
This doesn't make sense. She's saying that Fedex sent the package? Did Fedex deliver her the package addressed to her neighbor? If not addressed to her, then she bears some responsibility for opening it. Of course, we don't know all the details so we can just offer opinions.
Sometimes I get mail in my box for someone else and I just put it back in the mail box and flag up. And, yes, I know this is Fedex, not the post office.posted @ Friday, March 1, 2013 - 14:27
Regale me with a few of the many sins of Archibald Roosevelt Killian. Has the man been a rapist, murderer, thief, blasphemer........give me something that's so beyond the pale that I should cover my eyes when he passes.
You don't read and comprehend very well. If you will read what I replied to about drinking , smoking dope, Killian's name was not mentioned...
Right off of the top of your head; name a single African American man of the cloth that'd meet your lofty standards, better yet, name a person of color of any profession that you'd respect. Those my friend are the dirty little tenets of disdain that are only thinly veiled, and quite obvious to those that want to see them. A Herman Cain or an Allen West will look away and deny that the hatred and secrets exist, but they're there, lurking right beneath the surface.
Have you been drinking? Smoking dope? You can do better than this????
Apparently there must be someone, this stiff is downing Killian and Jackson as if there is some manual that outlines who should be considered a "Reverend" and who shouldn't. "Would any human meet lofty standards"......you've answered your own question.
Actions speak louder than words...Do you know or have you had any contact with Archibald R. Killian? I knew him long before he got his sainthood....
So, if you don't know this person, then you are whistling Dixie!!
Allahu Akbar...this dude needs to learn to spell his nameposted @ Friday, February 22, 2013 - 08:50
See next article in this paper:
Biden says a shotgun will scare off intruders
Old Joe the Gaffer might be responsible for this young man's rampage...ya think?posted @ Wednesday, February 20, 2013 - 09:32
Planes descend. Cabin pressure changes.. Ears hurt. Child probably had hurting ears. Have heard many children crying upon descent.posted @ Friday, February 15, 2013 - 20:27
Ohhh..thank you so much mr obamah for saving us from that old nasty asteroid and meteor.posted @ Friday, February 15, 2013 - 15:50
Georgia lawmakers consider allowing school personnel to carry weapons
The word "teacher" does not appear anywhere in the article....it only says employees.
A better title for this article "Obama Asleep At The Wheel"
Graham would have none of it.
"In a constitutional democracy, we need to know what our commander in chief was doing at a time of great crisis, and this White House has been stonewalling the Congress, and I'm going to do everything I can to get to the bottom of this so we'll learn from our mistakes and hold this president accountable for what I think is tremendous disengagement at a time of national security crisis," he said.
At the Senate hearing, Panetta testified that he and Dempsey were meeting with Obama when they first learned of the Libya assault. He said the president told them to deploy forces as quickly as possible. Graham asked whether Panetta spoke again to Obama after that first meeting. Panetta said no, but that the White House was in touch with military officials and aware of what was happening. At one point, Graham asked Panetta if he knew what time Obama went to sleep that night. The Pentagon chief said he did not.posted @ Monday, February 11, 2013 - 12:26
@gman129: X2posted @ Sunday, February 10, 2013 - 18:09
@hardrocker: The counties that surround Clarke County....Oconee, Jackson, Barrow, Madison and Oglethorpe...
What do they have to attract shoppers from Clarke County (other than a few businesses on the Oconee side?
@E.J.: Perhaps you failed to read and comprehend what I said what I thought would be necessary towards doing something useful to help this country, so here it is again copied an pasted:
However, we cannot continue to borrow and spend or tax and spend at the rate we're going and remain solvent as a nation.
From your post: There's something about our political system that attracts poor-quality candidates.
I agree more than 100 percent. Look at what occupies the white house.
[quote][b]Mahatna-Gahndi[/b] - Sure! That's correct, Broun! Tout your spending cuts. Make life miserable for millions of Georgians and Americans by making them poor, because after all, you won't feel any financial pain will you? You'll still be rich and have your mansions, servants and luxury cars, right? Nothing can touch you!!!!
Obama to propose 1 percent
pay hike for federal employees
Washington Post, by Joe Davidson
@helligater69: So the other 434 spend out of pocket when traveling?
And what about the fearless leader heading to GA.? Is it necessary?
IT'S ALL ON THE TAXPAYERS' DIME and so long as it has an D alongside it, it's OK
BHO definite isn't serious about saving money!!!!!!
GET REAL!!posted @ Saturday, February 9, 2013 - 12:56
Broun is just the messenger. It's known that some posters here do not want to decrease spending..and so be it. However, we cannot continue to borrow and spend or tax and spend at the rate we're going and remain solvent as a nation.
I never have heard any liberals verbalize what needs to be done....just arguments against Broun, Bush, GOP, Republicans, and so on. Please bring to the table something useful that will help this country....posted @ Saturday, February 9, 2013 - 11:45
[quote][b]Lazarus Laughs Last[/b] -
It was akin to the previous president posing with a book. Or a club soda.
Ummm...let's see...BHO was the previous president,,,he just got sworn in again.. He's been seen carrying books to/from the Marine 'copter....and maybe swilling some suds on wh lawn...posted @ Friday, February 8, 2013 - 21:05
[quote][b]eastsider99[/b] - @delivery_man: Yeah and those will be the same kids breaking into your home or murdering someone too.
Don't quite understand this post..What kids? You think whipping is gonna stop somebody from B&E or murder? Not likely. The prisons are full of miscreants that probably got BEAT every day of their lives.
@eastsider99: I'm glad my prents whooped me into shape cause there's no telling where I would be if they hadn't
So, you're saying that you enjoyed the pain from "whooping"? There's a name for that...masochist.
Don't feel like the Lone Ranger... I got belted just about every day of my life by my father and many times for no apparent reason up until maybe when I was 12 or so..However, I don't think it made me any better or worse for having been whipped.
Anyhow, you have you opinion as to what you think needs to be done and I have mine.
Do unto others..
Many posters here feel that's it's necessary to inflict pain on someone just to get an "attitude adjustment". I can see it now, a small defenseless child in the presence of an adult holding a belt, stick, switch or whatever.
How about it folks? You want to have your attitude adjusted by being caned, beaten, lashed, whipped or ???? you name it.
If some of you feel that way and you know who you are, why don't you call the president and tell him that it's OK to used enhanced methods of extracting information from people?
When my children were small I punished them corporally and one day realized that they were being hurt and how would I like it? My attitude changed right then and I feel the same about it today...and that was nearly 50 year ago..
.posted @ Wednesday, February 6, 2013 - 09:45
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
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