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I HAD TO LAUGH AT the rant that said “don’t be persuaded by … debates. … (They) can be misleading by the Republicans.” I’d say learn what you can from debates; don’t be misled by either party.

A RANTER KNOCKS Anderson’s refusal to debate Barrow. Most effective work done in Washington is done in meetings or one-on-one; debating is a good show but rarely gets anything worthwhile done.

WE NEED A CANDIDATE of the 12th District who can speak a good mind for a lot of people. Since Lee Anderson does not dare talk anymore in fear of airing more foolishness, we need to get John Barrow on in.

WE NEED TO GET rid of Republicans before they doom America! We need to make sure Obama and his other leaders stay forward another four years!

HAS ANYONE EVER looked into how much Lee Anderson has received in farm subsidies throughout the years?

I CAN’T BELIEVE Obama can blatantly lie to us about Libya without this country rising up in disgust and dismay. A vote for Romney will restore this country’s strength and honor, something we should all want to see rise again.

OBAMA INSULTS BOTH Romney’s and our intelligence with his smarmy comments about our military not needing horses or bayonets. Despite his present job, Obama knows little about the military. Under Obama, our military has used both bayonets and horses in Afghanistan.

ISN’T IT IRONIC that the same Republicans who constantly preach to return decision-making to the local level want to take away decision-making on charter schools from local school boards and make it a state decision?

I DON’T WANT A president who curries the favor of movie stars and Hollywood as I believe Hollywood and California are responsible for the fall of our morals and decency.

THE FACT IS THE MIDDLE EAST is deteriorating, and not in our favor. A direct result of Obama’s apology tour. He can’t blame Bush for that, it happened on his watch.

I THINK THE MODERATOR in the third presidential debate was excellent.

OBAMA HAS BEEN IN over his head and he has been an embarrassment to this country.

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CobaltGeorge
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CobaltGeorge 11/03/12 - 06:36 pm
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Can Anyone

imagine what the R&Rs will look like after the 6th!

Trouble
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Trouble 11/03/12 - 06:59 pm
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cg

i dont want to

Jake
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Jake 11/03/12 - 11:27 pm
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#9

What does California have to do with the decline of decency? Movies? Last I heard you don't have to watch what offends you. That is the great thing about America, you can choose to watch whatever you want. Modern movies are, for the most part, a waste of time to me.
Or could it be the hippie/drug thing of the mid 60's? Lots of weird things going down then. But not for me as a resident of Rt. 2, Box 469, Powell Rd., Augusta Georgia, 30904. Things at the house were pretty calm, especially when the old man went overseas for 2 years. He was tough but fair. He would make us (gasp!) get up early (7am) on Saturdays to start "policing up the place". Did a lot of good for us though we hated it at the time.
Anyway, as a current resident of California, I would like to apologize for anything that this state has done to you. But I would also like for you to consider the good things that have come from this state like fruit, nuts, Apple, HP, excellent wine, Reagan, Nixon and Alcatraz. God Bless America as we go to vote.

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JggrNAUT 11/04/12 - 04:21 am
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Under Obama military used bayonest and horses in Afghan

What makes you think our conventional military forces still use horses and bayonets? When's the last time you deployed? By the way, IF we did it was probably assisting the Afghan forces...

Tullie
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Tullie 11/04/12 - 04:27 am
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Rant #2

A RANTER KNOCKS Anderson’s refusal to debate Barrow. Most effective work done in Washington is done in meetings or one-on-one; debating is a good show but rarely gets anything worthwhile done.

I disgree, debates can let the voters hear from the candidates mouth where he stands on issues. They can refute claims they have made about each other, they can clear up issues, they can help voters get to know the candidate.

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Tullie 11/04/12 - 04:32 am
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Rant #4

WE NEED TO GET rid of Republicans before they doom America! We need to make sure Obama and his other leaders stay forward another four years!

Just how do you propose to "get rid of Republicans?" Doom America? Not being dramatic, are we?

Line us up and shoot us, lock us up, what?

People say the strangest things sometimes...

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Tullie 11/04/12 - 04:49 am
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Rant #9

I DON’T WANT A president who curries the favor of movie stars and Hollywood as I believe Hollywood and California are responsible for the fall of our morals and decency.

How can Hollywood and California be responsible for the fall of our morals and decency?

Parents or the parent are supposed to instill responsibility, respect, manners, morality, modesty, ethics, etc. They are supposed to lead by example, as well.

Parents have the power to choose what their children can watch, use, see, do, etc. So, blaming a City and State in the USA for the downfall of morals and decency does not make sense to me.

seenitB4
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seenitB4 11/04/12 - 06:26 am
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CGee wants to know what the r/rs will look like

heheheh....some will be singing this,,,

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gR7z9SBZwr4

But who will that "some" be....a martini might be needed....or reserve special...I do see that some will vote by email in New Jersey because of storm.......or by fax.......too bad we can't have something like that (voting) all the time.....heck billions of dollars are passed through these puters.....why not..

CobaltGeorge
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CobaltGeorge 11/04/12 - 07:06 am
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Yes, Good Morning America and Day 2 True Americans

In 2 days, you will live in a time that will go down in history that will change your life as you know it for all time.

More books will be written about this moment than all the historical events that this great Nation has experienced, The American Revolution, Civil War, World War I, World War II.

My only prayers are that all our off springs will be able to read these books and remember that this time in history "America Was Saved".

CobaltGeorge
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CobaltGeorge 11/04/12 - 06:46 am
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Yes, 2 very good songs, except I don't look forward of Singing the Blues!

There is no more need to make any more comments on the existing King SMNCICBHO. Every Fact, Figure and history has been hashed to the limit in the past 4 years. I feel sorry for those that can not see the handwriting on the wall.

CobaltGeorge
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CobaltGeorge 11/04/12 - 07:04 am
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I Well Never Understand!

My old saying, "Fear nothing but the snake you don't see"

I've seen this snake 30 days from the time is started slithering it's way, injecting his venom into the very Grass Root Fibers of our great nation and never once has any Judicial or Congressional action ever been taken to eradicate this devil serpent.

I Well Never Understand It

seenitB4
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seenitB4 11/04/12 - 07:08 am
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Something sweet cgee

http://www.sweetstreet.com/

Take your mind off politics for a few minutes...:)

and the prices wll shock you too...my goodness....a cake costs that much!! I guess the shipping costs.....keeping it fresh.

CobaltGeorge
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CobaltGeorge 11/04/12 - 07:08 am
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B4

LOL LOL, you are something else!

CobaltGeorge
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CobaltGeorge 11/04/12 - 07:14 am
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Yes

I am a ONE liner and you speak through the heart spoken words of our Country Singers.
Many time they are better than long writen books.

CobaltGeorge
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CobaltGeorge 11/04/12 - 07:18 am
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Headed To Aiken

See you all later. Keep the Downers coming. They need something to keep their mind functioning.

seenitB4
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seenitB4 11/04/12 - 07:33 am
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Have a great day CGee

Always remember ...you will always have US!!!

Warts & all that...:)

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Riverman1 11/04/12 - 07:42 am
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GA State Patrol Enforcement in Richmond Cty

Columbia County built the GA State Patrol a million dollar post on land they also gave them. Later communications equipment was installed at county expense. The reason for the generosity was explained that having more officers up by Grovetown High School, off I-20 would lead to more traffic enforcement in Columbia Cty.

Those arrests never materialized and it was explained this post mainly covered the rural counties up I-20 while Columbia and Richmond Counties enforced traffic laws in their counties with their own resources.

But Donnie Smith, the post supervisor, becomes a candidate for the Richmond County Commission, and we learn the GA State Patrol now has a mission to extensively patrol and enforce traffic laws in Richmond County.

Maybe Columbia County should give him an apartment in the county since he says he lives alone (no comment) and support him for some elected position like coroner or dog catcher if they want GA State Patrol enforcement in their county.

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dichotomy 11/04/12 - 07:45 am
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Republicans - Charter Schools.

"want to take away decision-making on charter schools from local school boards and make it a state decision"

Totally wrong. They are trying to give more power to the LOCAL PARENTS to ask the state for a charter school when the local school board is only concerned with protecting their turf instead of giving children trapped in a totally failed school system a chance of actually getting an education.

As we all know in the "City of Augusta", our local government, local commission, and local school board are more concerned with maintaining their POWER and CONTROL, protecting their turf, than they are about doing what is best for citizens.

This is not about taking power away from local level. This is about giving the local citizens SOME CHANCE to bypass a local school board that is only concerned with protecting their absolute stranglehold power to keep kids in a failed, deteriorating education system whose ONLY idea for addressing the problems in our schools is "assigned to Tubman Alternative".

Riverman1
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Riverman1 11/04/12 - 07:56 am
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Dichotomy, Good Point

We hear the BOE members screaming this will take control from them and give it to the state when it's actually taking control from THEM and giving it to parents.

Little Lamb
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Little Lamb 11/04/12 - 08:01 am
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Tickets

Come on, RM. Do you really want more speeding tickets written by State Patrolmen in Columbia County? Sure, the county gets the fine money, but at what cost in good will?

Riverman1
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Riverman1 11/04/12 - 08:08 am
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LL, you are so pragmatic. Ha.

LL, you are so pragmatic. Ha. I do remember a few years ago, Clay Whittle had a policy of NOT writing too many tickets. I wonder if that's still in effect with the increased traffic?

Little Lamb
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Little Lamb 11/04/12 - 08:27 am
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Votes

Right. Whittle said he did not want to write tickets on potential voters.

:-)

seenitB4
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seenitB4 11/04/12 - 08:45 am
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In the darkkkk

Yep this is what we are doing rghtnow...waiting on Tuesday.....

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=129kuDCQtHs&feature=watch-vrec

yonder places are calling my name.......talk toya later....☺

Augusta resident
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Augusta resident 11/04/12 - 09:59 am
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Mudslinngin

What an awesome display of mudslinging.........

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Jane18 11/04/12 - 10:05 am
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Jake & Tullie on Rant #9

You two are so naive! Sure, we can control our children to some extent, but, what about the parents that don't care or give a "gosh darn"? And what about the music(if you can call it that)? You are correct Jake, I do not have to watch any of the garbage that comes out of Hollywood, and guess what? I DON'T!

seenitB4
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seenitB4 11/04/12 - 11:16 am
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All About Libya

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mg-e71IDAUw&feature=em-share_video_user

What happens in Libya can't stay in Libya....this is not Las Vegas.

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InChristLove 11/04/12 - 11:24 am
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seenitb4, wish I could give

seenitb4, wish I could give you 10 thumbs up for that video. If America does not take a stand and require some accountability for this, we will never recover. And people wonder why so many do not want Obama in office.....no it has nothing to do with his skin color, but a lot to do with his character.

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happychimer 11/04/12 - 12:05 pm
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Most of the people at that

Most of the people at that embassy were C.I.A. 7 of those 30 were state dept.The CIA is not going to tell you diddly squat.

KSL
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KSL 11/04/12 - 12:14 pm
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What say you about the gun

What say you about the gun running, arming of potential enemies?

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