September 29, 2010 RSS feed / Opinion

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

Jimmy Who?

My friend from Plains just might ought to stick to teaching his Sunday School class instead of giving his opinions on national and world politics.   More...

Munching to Victory

If there's a 12-step program for this problem, I don't want to hear about it. I am addicted to college football and hope the feeling lingers until   go to that great kickoff in the sky.   More...

Letters to the Editor

Dear Terry,   Welllllllllllllllllllllll, after the last try, I finally made it to read the paper online - HOORAY FOR AN OLDIE. Who says seniors can't learn this new stuff, Ha.   More...

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How Time Flies When I Am In A Hurry

Have you ever noticed that when you are on vacation time goes by rapidly? According to my calculations (and I'm the first to admit I didn't do well in calculus), the average minute during vacation time is less than 20 seconds. More...

As You See It

• Twice I have emailed and asked Congressman Bishop if he stood and applauded his approval of Mexican President Calderon’s verbal bashing of Arizona’s immigration law on May 20th. More...

Why you never question a drunk

submitted by Lindy   I was shopping at the local supermarket where I selected: a half-gallon of 2% milk; a carton of eggs; a quart of orange juice; a head of lettuce; a 2 pound can of coffee; and a 1 pound package of bacon.   More...

This is an insult

Get mad and pass it on - I don't know how, but maybe some good will come of this travesty.   If the immigrant is over 65,he/she can apply for SSI and Medicaid and get more than a woman on Social Security, who worked from 1944 until 2004. More...

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Who do your elected officials represent?

Your members of Congress receive a minimum base salary of $169,600 each year... plus $1.4 to $4.5 million for offices and staff. The U.S. House of Representatives and the Senate have voted themselves a pay raise... More...

'Do you know who I am?'

Sir Scott's Oasis Steakhouse   This is one of the best things I've read in years!   I wish I could go there for dinner!   Montana Restaurant:   More...

CLEOTUS AND BILOXI

“Hey, Ren “ Cleotus Allegood sounded excited. “ We goin’ to Biloxi, Mississippi. Shore ‘nuff we goin.”   I knew my friend was excited and happy too. I asked him what was the occasion.   More...

Real Georgians know this-

submitted by Joan Holland   There are some things that all Georgians should know:   Georgia is the largest state east of the Mississippi River. More...

Sorting out Musicians

A few issues ago, we told about how the song, "Precious Lord" came about, and who wrote it. Well, some of our information was wrong. We have had several corrections.   More...

'Nice pigs'

submitted by Tom Benefield

Recently, President Obama got off the helicopter in front of The White House carrying a baby piglet under each arm.   The squared-away Marine guard snapped to attention, saluted and said, "Nice pigs, sir."   More...

A glimpse of our future

The phone rings, and the lady of the house answers.   "Hello?" "Mrs. Sanders, please."   "Speaking."   More...