June 11, 2008 RSS feed / Opinion

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

It's not the time, it's what we do while we're here

I wish I had known my father better, but I knew him pretty good. All my life, I have felt a bit cheated because I lost my dad when I was 13. My dad was accidentally killed by a shotgun blast to the abdomen when he was cleaning his shotgun. More...

An Ill Wind Blows Through Congress

All in favor of this idea raise your hand. Then move to the rear of the class, put on your dunce cap and stay in "time out" until Satan starts selling snowballs. Hurricane season just started. It runs through November. More...

Ebony Dots & Dashes

Ms. Gwen Morgan, Ms. Gwen Lane, Mrs. Lenzia Grant, Mrs. Margaret Grant and Mrs. Katie Smith motored to Albany last Sunday to see Mrs. Gladys Moore who was in the hospital. They all missed church, but I think visiting the sick was a good thing. More...

A day in history - June 11, 2008

1184 BC - Trojan War: Troy was sacked and burned, according to the calculations of Eratosthenes. 631 - Emperor Taizong of Tang, the Emperor of China, sent envoys to the Xueyantuo, More...

As You See It

If I call EMS to my home, I want a trained EMT on a ambulance not some volunteer fireman on a pickup with a red light. All I'mhearing from political candidates is how high gas prices are. They are no higher for you than no one else. More...

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Things I have learned in Georgia.......

1. A possum is a flat animal that sleeps in the middle of the road. 2. There are 5,000 types of snakes and 4,998 of them live in Georgia 3. There are 10,000 types of spiders. More...

Bricklayer's accident report

Possibly the funniest story in a long while. This is a bricklayer's accident report, which was printed in the newsletter of the Australian equivalent of the Workers' Compensation Board. This is a true story. More...

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An Old Newness

Many years ago, a great hitter named Paul Waner was nearing the end of his long career. More...