Rants & Raves

RANTS TO THE GEORGIA Welcome center on Interstate 20 from North Augusta; it looks like it is closed, weeds and plants not trimmed for many months.


A COLUMBIA COUNTY politician calls a 1 percent sales tax money for an “investment.” Whenever a politician talks about taxes being used as an investment, grab your money and run.

THE VOTERS OF Aiken County need to take note of any elected official who thinks it’s a good idea to raise our taxes any higher and vote them out of office as soon as possible. It’s called “make do with what you have,” just as all of the households do each month.

BEN BERNANKE, the head of the Federal Reserve, says the U.S. economy is growing steadily. The news writer says this is from a survey, “which is anecdotal,” which means it’s not necessarily true. Why does the U.S. government believe a man who has major control of our economy and whose
surveys might not be true?

FIVE OF THE 12 finalists on the Miss USA contest did not know the name of our current vice president. Maybe, Joe the Plumber would have been a more memorable VP than Joe the Career Politician.

THE WALKER win in Wisconsin sets the stage for the end of the Democrat regime’s war on the American family.

WHEN A POLITICIAN fears to say “illegal,” e.g., I used illegal means, he says “inappropriate,” e.g., our actions may have been inappropriate?

TO THE RANTER about conservative thinkers: Truth does not equal venom unless you are allergic to it.

YOU CAN USE BATH towel more than once to save wasting water to wash it. Yes, you should be clean when you use it after your bath. If you hang it to dry, you should be able to use it at least once again before putting it in the wash.

I THINK THE downtown banners are a great way to promote events taking place – but does the Augusta Pride have to shove it down our throats for a whole month? I am fine with the LGBT community, but as I keep my decision to be straight and proud to myself, can’t you keep your decision to be gay to yourself?

RAVES TO THE Augusta Chronicle. I love your new Sunday section Opinion. Editorials, Letters to the Editor and Rants & Raves are my favorite sections.

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Wed, 11/22/2017 - 18:38

Rants and raves