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Note to the member of the "moocher class" who doesn't understand the outrage of the Tea Party movement. We won't opt out of our Medicare entitlements because we bought and paid for them with a lifetime of hard work and contributions from our paychecks. If it wasn't for the mostly white, old people that make up most of the Tea Party, people like you would not be able to sit on your duff, collect money for work you never did.

Since the Richmond County Board of Education Transportation Department doesn't seem able to control its bus drivers, who can? I've complained too many times to count about a bus on Highway 56. This morning he held up four lanes of traffic to wait for one lazy, self-centered high school girl to come out of the house and leisurely stroll down the driveway while on her cell phone to get to the bus. Why did he wait? She should have been there waiting for him. That's not the worst of it. This morning, as is the case most mornings, another bus passed me on Highway 56. I was going almost 65. The speed limit is 55.

Regent Felton Jenkins says we must reorganize the MCG system. Then he says, "Maybe there were personality conflicts." Personality conflicts aren't caused by the system. They're caused by different personalities. What the heck is going on with all this sudden "we've gotta change everything" stuff? Somebody's playing a game. And when somebody's playing a big-money game, is somebody just looking for more dictatorial power?

Meth labs seem to be popping up everywhere and simply go ignored - that is until a pawnshop owner is murdered by the druggies. Why does someone have to be killed in cold blood for authorities to take action?

Dieway 56 needs to be fixed now! If the permanent solution (widening) cannot happen for several more years, at least some temporary fixes could be done in the meantime. Deceleration lanes (right turn lanes) could be added for all intersections; flashing overhead lights (or even actual traffic signals) could be added at accident-prone intersections; warning signs could be added to warn drivers to prepare to stop for traffic ahead of them making turns.

All of the RAVES extolling the wonderful job Obama and the progressive liberals are doing in D.C. are concrete examples of the fact that we as educators have failed miserably to teach critical thinking skills.

I am a teacher. With the lack of a step increase and the furlough days, I made less this year than last year. Yet I paid more federal taxes this year than last year. Tell me again how Obama is helping the little people. I still haven't figured that out.

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Sargebaby
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Sargebaby 04/27/10 - 07:29 pm
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Had the wind here too, Zeno,

Had the wind here too, Zeno, but I didn't go out to look. Unusual for me not to!

Ayetidiosi
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Ayetidiosi 04/27/10 - 07:36 pm
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Since I ate a couple of

Since I ate a couple of hotdogs with excessive onions, my wife enjoyed being upwind.

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Trouble 04/27/10 - 07:41 pm
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evening all

evening all

Sargebaby
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Sargebaby 04/27/10 - 08:48 pm
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Hi T, how beez you? Doc, you

Hi T, how beez you?

Doc, you didn't use Videlias?

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happychimer 04/27/10 - 08:59 pm
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We had wind here too, and a

We had wind here too, and a sprinkle of rain, and then the rainbows. Absolutely beautiful.

usafvet
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usafvet 04/27/10 - 09:17 pm
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Hello Sarge, CG, All. I

Hello Sarge, CG, All. I enjoyed the mail CG. Hope you are feeling better Sarge. I know those treatments can be rough.

Sargebaby
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Sargebaby 04/27/10 - 09:20 pm
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Took longer than normal to

Took longer than normal to feel better today, Vet! But, I feel pretty good right now, thanks to some good nausea medicine! How are you, Sir?

usafvet
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usafvet 04/27/10 - 09:56 pm
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Well but tired. Doing some

Well but tired. Doing some land clearing, cutting trees, stump grinding, etc. Beautification project. Dropped 75 - 100 thus far. Mostly pines. Most 60 - 80 feet. Retirement is so much fun.

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corgimom 04/28/10 - 08:58 am
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"whites sat on their duffs &

"whites sat on their duffs & collected money for work they never did"

Do what? Would that be my father, who served for 21 years in the military, started his own business, and worked 2 jobs, retired, and kept working until he was 83 and had a stroke?

My grandfathers- one a farmer, one an employee of Bell Telephone

Greatgrands- 3 homesteaders (now THAT'S work, starting with bare prairie sod and nothing else), one self-employed business owner

I could keep going, but I want to know just who all the whites were that collected all this money for work they never did.

Trouble
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Trouble 04/28/10 - 06:18 pm
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this post removed by the

this post removed by the poster

CobaltGeorge
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CobaltGeorge 04/28/10 - 07:30 pm
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Hi Jim, was getting a little

Hi Jim, was getting a little worried, was ready to call you.

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CobaltGeorge 04/28/10 - 07:31 pm
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usafvet, If the email get too

usafvet, If the email get too heavy, let me know.

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