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AT&T U-Verse TV customers report receiving emergency message from White House

World War Three will be started by hackers.

posted @ Friday, October 24, 2014 - 10:10

Athens officials to consider wildflowers to combat Atlanta Highway woes

Plant poppies. And for texture add some Cannabis Indica.

posted @ Friday, October 24, 2014 - 08:57

Gunmen rob UGA students downtown hours before armed home invasion

Get a carry permit, buy a gun, and go to the range and practice. Then just shoot the @#&%^@#$^&'s and let the protestors sort it out.

posted @ Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 13:02

Jewish UGA students are upset

We're now known as the dysfunctional duo?

I don't know 33, my lease on this space is ending sooner or later. They think they're going to up the rent, they're sadly mistaken. No one is clamoring at the gates to get in, that's for sure. And the new landlady, no where to be found (heard). So much for having a relationship with the readership - or in this case the poster or two.

posted @ Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 16:24

US to track everyone coming from Ebola nations

US to track everyone coming from Ebola nations

The government can't even keep up with a top government employee's emails. How on earth can they track someone, especially if that person doesn't want to be tracked?

posted @ Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 16:17

Athens cop assaulted

If you are a young seafaring cracker, would you be referred to as a "Salteen"?

posted @ Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 07:42

Jewish UGA students are upset

Don't be mooning me man. Just don't.

posted @ Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 07:34

Cinco y Diez out of business in first year

Restaurants hold the #1 start-up business industry in America. It also holds the #1 spot on the list of businesses that fail each year. It's a tough business to be in.

I never bothered to eat there. See comments above on pricing, parking, so-so food, and add snotty attitude to the mix.

posted @ Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 07:32

Want to learn to fly drones? Clarke County Career Academy soon will have a class for that

You can get some cool vids from these things. Like Farmer OCCountry aiming his 12 gauge, right before the screen goes blank. Shock

posted @ Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 06:47

Georgia governor names Ebola Response Team

I don't get that either. Seems like bad website management to me. No one in charge kind of thing. Makes you wonder if they put the story in the print edition 2 and 3 times on various - or heck the same - pages. You think they'd go broke doing that.

I thought they just hired a new grand pooh bah. Oh well. As they say in the military, This place if FUBAR.

posted @ Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 06:44

AthHalf Marathon winners

Times would be nice.

posted @ Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 06:38

Obama keeps his schedule clear to focus on Ebola

The last time O "focused" on anything, it raised the premiums of nearly every insured American in the country and jacked the taxes of working Americans.

Maybe we'd all be better off if he just played golf for the next two years.

posted @ Monday, October 20, 2014 - 14:54

On campaign trail, Obama says GOP is peddling fear

When they say "Trust me." - You had better already be running away as fast as you can.

Ain't no one watching your back, so take care of yourselves.

posted @ Monday, October 20, 2014 - 13:45

Christie campaigns for Deal, makes connections for possible presidential run

@mpd0.59: And that's different from the delays and traffic jams we currently experience....how?

posted @ Friday, October 17, 2014 - 16:00

Thomas: America sadly lacking in leadership

She's got those "loving eyes" for O.

posted @ Friday, October 17, 2014 - 11:07

Thomas: America sadly lacking in leadership

Leaders never run for office. Pop stars do.

It's been decades since a leader ran for, and was elected into office, at least at the top.

posted @ Friday, October 17, 2014 - 07:37

SPIN METER: Shaky claims on Ebola budgets

Budget cuts to the medical/scientific agencies didn't cause Ebola to come to America. Some Liberian LIED on his Visa application. He knew, or should have known or suspected, that he came into contact with an Ebola patient/victim. He alone brought Ebola into the US. Not a budget cut.

Neither political party is to blame for someone who lied about his own health.

If our front line of defense is the honesty of the next disease carrier - we're doomed.

We don't stop terrorists by asking them if they are a suicide bomber. Why then pretend to stop a carrier of a fatal disease by a checkbox on an application to enter our country.

posted @ Friday, October 17, 2014 - 07:24

UGA student clad only in jockstrap treated for injuries suffered at west Athens apartment complex

Maybe he thought he was in a reality porn horror show.

posted @ Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 15:50

Stepped up Ebola screening starts at Atlanta airport, 3 others

"It's not a gun" "It's my personal protection thermometer". "I have a carry permit too".

posted @ Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 10:25

Purcell: Criticism of Obama isn't too little, it's too late

No one knows how things would have turned out if we asked Mary Lou to the dance. Likewise, we don't know how things would have turned out if we asked McCain, Palin or Romney (or someone else) to be our President.

What we're lacking at 1600, is a leader. O has never led anything more than a pep rally, and at that, the cheers were scripted.

And frankly, we need someone who cares about the American public and their needs. Yet we have someone who makes grand edicts about what's best for us, then fails to deliver on even that.

No, we don't know how much better one of the other candidates would have done in the job. But we know for a fact this one is a dud.

posted @ Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 06:46

Q&A: How did Dallas worker catch Ebola?

"Protocol works!!" "The healthcare worker didn't follow protocol we had established." "So we're changing the protocol so the protocol will work"

Yeah, they know how to stop this as well as I know how.

And yes, they need to shut the borders of every country for 30 -60 days. It's a tough choice, but better than the alternative.

posted @ Monday, October 13, 2014 - 13:03

Jewish UGA students are upset

I hope that's not you that's been serenading me outside the window at night.

posted @ Monday, October 13, 2014 - 10:00

Grimes: Georgia senatorial contest is interesting race

I see you fell for the bait. "Outsourcing" does not mean jobs go overseas like they insist in the ad. Outsourcing means that small businesses get business, which hire people to do that work. All of my business clients "outsource" the work I do for them. As well, I outsource a lot of work to local small businesses that I'm sure appreciate my check. I know I'm not overseas in China or India, and I'm pretty sure the businesses I outsource to are all local.

But it's not a shocker that you fall for the bait tossed out by the Dems. It was intended to be misleading, and it is, and it worked. People who don't understand terminology only bought the message as it was delivered.

posted @ Saturday, October 11, 2014 - 10:51

The Editor's Desk: Getting into the weeds on Nov. 4 election

For better or worse, we will end up with what we deserve - not that there is any choice otherwise. "None of the above" is not on the ballot.

posted @ Friday, October 10, 2014 - 07:30

The Editor's Desk: Getting into the weeds on Nov. 4 election

[quote][b]Kwijibo Junior[/b] -

How about voting for one? Over and over again?

[/quote]

Obama got elected - twice - and unfortunately it was not unethical, immoral, or illegal. Unwise, yes. Immaturity knows no age limits.

posted @ Friday, October 10, 2014 - 07:28

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