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LET’S HOPE federal charges can properly be put forth to punish George Zimmerman for going against training and the direct word of law enforcement. How can you possibly say after that that Zimmerman was OK to stalk and physically attack someone just because they walked in his neighborhood and he didn’t recognize the person?

PEOPLE WHO WANT the military budget to pay for fireworks and flybys had get a better life outlook. With the bad economy, it is foolish to expect free and expensive entertainment by the military as a life necessity.

ERIC HOLDER IS at it again. Even though a jury has acquitted George Zimmerman, Holder wants the Justice Depart­ment to see whether any federal criminal charges are warranted. He just can’t (let) the jury verdict stand, and unfortunately he has given false hope to people who think that things will turn out differently.

I WISH WE COULD all get on with our lives now that the Zimmerman trial is over with a clear verdict. Unfortunately, we have the race-baiters stirring up fear and resentment thinking that sheer numbers will somehow turn the justice system around and find Zimmerman guilty (of what?). It’s time to move on with our lives and put things behind us.

UNFORTUNATELY, THE performance-based teacher evaluation system being tested across South Carolina will not have letter grades as part of the process. The letter grades, A through F, were a way to clearly communicate to teachers how they were performing. The educators felt that the letter grades would be degrading to the teachers. With the new process, how do we tell the good from the bad?

I GO TO WORK at 4 a.m. The traffic lights on River Watch and River­west and River Watch and I-20 will be red with no traffic. Going down Reynolds, the same problem. Is it that hard to fix this? One doesn’t have to attend the traffic course at Northwestern University to figure it out.

WONDERFUL! CAN WE get Stevie to boycott Georgia and South Carolina, too?

A BIG RAVE for Savan­nah at the Double B Plant Farm, off Wrights­boro Road in Grovetown. By chance, I went there looking for a “hard to find” shrub. They had what I needed at a very reasonable price, and I had the pleasure of being served by a delightful and knowledgeable young lady.

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Riverman1
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Riverman1 07/27/13 - 07:05 am
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Broadcasting Live From...

You know how they sometimes put reporters in jail for refusing to reveal their sources? I'm seriously against that, but I have to admit it would be hilarious if that happened to a certain media person.

"Broadcasting live from the Charles B. Webster Detention Center on Phinizy Rd."

nocnoc
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nocnoc 07/27/13 - 07:12 am
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A recap of President Obama's Transparent Government so far.

Where does one start?

Misleading the Public about the costs of Obamacare or the coverage of Obamacare, or the falsehoods told to sell Obamacare.

Purchase of Congressional support for the passage of Obama’s healthcare bill including the “Cornhusker Kickback”, “Louisiana Purchase” and having the Department of Interior increase water allocations to the Central Valley of California to secure the votes of Democrat Reps. Dennis Cardoza and Jim Costa.

Lying to the American people by promising they could keep their healthcare coverage if they wanted to, when in reality tens of millions will be forced out of their current plans.

Widespread voter fraud including voter intimidation, ballot stuffing, falsified documents, and threats of violence against Hillary Clinton supporters committed by the Obama campaign and ACORN during the 2008 Democrat primary election. Many still question if Obama smoothed this over by giving Hillary the high position of Secretary of State and getting her 2007-8 campaign debt paid off a week after his re-election?

The Obama campaign provided donor lists to ACORN in 2007 and 2008, more complete than the ones he provided to the Federal Elections Commission. ACORN then used the lists to raise money for Obama’s election from donors who had already maxed out their legally allowable contributions.

Obama’s unusual refusal to release a valid long form birth certificate for almost 2 years? Then when released the certificate didn 't numerically match the Hawaii Records... something is amiss.

Or the question about Obama's SEALED college records, which have also not been released, may also contain information regarding his dual citizenship status. Remember he has attended US School on grants using 2 different names and citizenship's.

Protected Union interests over those of GM and Chrysler bond holders in direct violation of bankruptcy laws, money to which the Union was NOT legally entitled too.

Gave Preferential treatment to Democrat minority and women owned car dealerships as part of the auto industry bailout program. Then forced closing of a disproportionate number of rural dealerships located in areas that did not vote for Obama. (ie. Thomson Ga, Loganville Ga).

Moving control of the Census Bureau from the Commerce Department directly into the White House where it was managed by Chief of Staff Rham Emmanuel. Allowing the White House control of data that determines Congressional lines and districts.

The firing of Inspector General Gerald Walpin for exposing Sacramento Mayor and Obama big supporter Kevin Johnson’s misuse of an $850,000 AmeriCorps grant money.

Directing the EPA to unilaterally set carbon emission standards, bypassing Congress which opposes Obama’s energy reform bill.

During the Gulf oil spill, the Obama administration’s statement that a panel of experts had agreed with their plan for a 6 month Gulf Coast drilling moratorium, when in actuality none of them had supported the measure.

Implementing a third oil-drilling moratorium after the first two were thrown out of court, creating a de facto Gulf Coast offshore drilling ban in opposition to two FEDERAL judge’s rulings.

Obama’s policy of intentionally not securing our nation’s borders, in opposition to Article IV, Section 4 of the Constitution which calls for the President to protect states from foreign invasion, in an attempt to blackmail Republican support for his parties comprehensive immigration reform.

Department of Justice illegal race based policies regarding voter fraud as exposed by former Justice attorney J. Christian Adams. This includes the dropping of voter intimidation charges against 2 Black Panthers brandishing weapons in front of a voting location in Philadelphia and the stated intention by political appointees to ignore voter crimes committed by African Americans, Latinos and other minorities.

Department of Justice purposefully allowing some states to continue their voting disenfranchisement of military personnel serving overseas in direct opposition of Federal Law. Once it was determined most were voting for other than Democrat Party members.

Recess appointment of Donald Berwick as head of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services without even any announcement or attempt to put him through the Congressional nomination process.

Spending $23 million of taxpayer money through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to support a constitutional referendum in Kenya in spite of the Siljander Amendment, which makes it illegal for the U.S. to lobby for abortion in other countries.

The canceling of almost a hundred previously approved oil field development contracts,. Thus preventing the extraction of Billions of barrels of oil buried under the upper mid-west.

Investigations by the Department of Homeland Security to determine the political affiliation of people making Freedom of Information Act requests and the subsequent delays. Violating Federal Laws by altogether ignoring of requests made by Republican affiliated individuals.

A federal operation dubbed Fast and Furious allowed weapons from the U.S. to pass into the hands of suspected gun smugglers so the arms could be traced to the higher echelons of Mexican drug cartels. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, which ran the operation, has lost track of hundreds of firearms, many of which have been linked to murders of women and children, including the fatal shooting of Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry in 2010.

The US Consulate Terrorist attack in Benghazi Libya that killed 4 Americans including Ambassador Christopher Stevens. Stevens is the first US Ambassador killed in the line of duty since 1979. Despite knowing almost immediately that this was a terrorist attack, the Obama administration has denied that fact, repeatedly lied, held back information and set up false stories as to what actually happened there.
Recently we have learned that a Hostage Rescue Unit was in flight and told to cancel the mission and return.

When Congress wanted to interview the Colonel in charge of the Benghazi Rescue. Congress was told he retired and could not be located right now. It was later learned he was still active duty.

Then the attempts confiscate US citizens legally owned firearms.

The Massive Billion Round purchases of Civil Caliber ammo, that Federal government has no DOD or LEO need of.

The still developing IRS 501 #c scandal involving 100's of opposing political parties working against Obama that were harassed and even attacked by the IRS.

Now add the Seal Team suspicious deaths that occurred when the Bin Laden story started to unratheral, just before re-election.

The now exposed funding and support of the Muslim Brotherhood and Arab Spring

Open disregard of Israel.

NSA spying on phone calls, contacts and Internet Email /surfing by US Citizens.

Acknowledgement that DOD Drones are monitoring US Cities.

Rewrite of the National Guard Response procedures so local Guard members are not use, but bused in from other cities and areas.
To assure the likelihood of National Guard firing on Government protesters.

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Richard Nixon, move over you have been replaced by a President that is now LESS trusted that yourself.

CobaltGeorge
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CobaltGeorge 07/27/13 - 07:25 am
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Street Demonstrations

by the black for the killing of poor Trayvon with fraudulent facts

BUT

do you see any white street demonstrations on the killing of the United States of America that has undisputable and documented facts....

Privacy of innocent Americans is being obliterated thanks to agencies like the NSA spying on us;

Votes were suppressed—even STOLEN—as the IRS targeted conservative political groups during the last election;

Our right to bear arms under the Second Amendment is in grave jeopardy as this administration attempts their gun-grab every chance it gets. Tyranny has come alive;

Now Obama is using the Trayvon Martin case to launch his attempt to obliterate Stand Your Ground laws in 30 states;

First Amendment rights are being trampled with wiretapping of the press;

60% of doctors will retire in the coming 3 years as a direct result of Obamacare—a death sentence to many;

Obamacare, only in the initial stages, is already a catastrophe, collapsing on itself;

33 million illegals who broke the law coming into our country could soon be rewarded with amnesty—jobs will be stolen from hardworking Americans while wages are diminished;

Racial divide is growing bigger not smaller. Obama continually race-baits America and has recently stepped it up, fueling hatred with his own ignorant views on the Trayvon Martin case;

Benghazi blood still runs like a river through his hands—and still, justice has not been served but swept under the carpet;

He freely gives guns and money to criminals and terrorists in Egypt...and positions in the White House to radical members of the Muslim Brotherhood who influence Obama's policies;

Hundreds of millions of our taxpayer dollars have been spent by Obama and his family on lavish vacations;

Has the gall to throw rock star parties at the White House—after closing it to the public.

At every chance he breaks the law and flaunts mass hypocrisy. He and his buddy Eric Holder should be in JAIL.

Millions & millions of words yelling daily on Blog's throughout the world about this USA killing....

"Who Will Win" , Words or Demonstrations?

nocnoc
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nocnoc 07/27/13 - 07:27 am
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We know what has been done TO America

But to balance out my comments will some one post what he has done FOR American ?

CobaltGeorge
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CobaltGeorge 07/27/13 - 07:28 am
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nocnoc

Like one person is saying...."All Fraudulent Facts"

CobaltGeorge
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CobaltGeorge 07/27/13 - 07:35 am
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nocnoc

One thing I give him great credit for is that he has done an outstanding job of making "US" Americans the laughing stock of the world.

pearlthesquirrel
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pearlthesquirrel 07/27/13 - 07:37 am
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ENOUGH!
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Everybody, excuse me, EVERYBODY wants the Zimmerman / verdict story to go away, yet everybody keeps whining about it. And look, even I've written 33 words about it - my LAST 33 words about it!

Little Lamb
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Little Lamb 07/27/13 - 07:49 am
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Phony Scandal

nocnoc and Riverman had some great comments about Obama's "phony" scandals.

On a lighter note, if any of our poets want to try their hand at writing a song parody, two country songs come to mind where the titles have the same syllabification as "Phony Scandals." They are:

Candy Kisses, sung by George Morgan

Penny Candy, sung by Jim Reeves

Riverman1
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Riverman1 07/27/13 - 07:58 am
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Syllabification. Like I would

Syllabification. Like I would know what that meant. Heh.

daphne3520
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daphne3520 07/27/13 - 08:25 am
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Now all you'se "hangers on," I freely admit that
Unpublished

U am NOT the brightest candle on the cake but I got to wonder.......... WHY are so many people SOUTH of Maryland so preoccupied with Race?

nocnoc
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nocnoc 07/27/13 - 08:38 am
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Happy to help

Originally by Candy Kisses Lyrics - George Morgan

Phony Sandals wrapped in paper
Mean more to you than any of mine
Phony Sandals wrapped in paper
You'd rather have them any old time
You don't mean it when you whisper
Those sweet love words in my ear
Phony Sandals wrapped in paper
Mean more to you than mine do, dear
I build a castle out of dreams, dear
I thought that you were building too
Now my castles all have fallen
And I am left alone and blue
Once my heart was filled with gladness
Now there's sadness, only tears
Phony Sandals wrapped in paper
Mean more to you than mine do, dear
Mean more to you than mine do, dear
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Originally by Penny Candy, sung by Jim Reeves

There's a man lives on our White house he's awful sweet and pretty
The people stand on their heads for him but he thinks they're all silly
He's gets heckles on his pose and his hair is dark and sandy
Obama is his name but we call him Phony Sandals
He doesn't know what a nickel is he's got no use for dollars
There's always the taxpayer checkbook in his corner
He's the sweetest man in town the unemployed think he's a dandy
But the we don't bother him when he's berating Phony Sandals
Phony Sandals he makes that messy kind,
Phony Sandals he messes up all the time
When somethings going he brightens up the hood with his glow
And when he's in a hurry we all know where he's a going
It's on vacation time and time again

ColdBeerBoiledPeanuts
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ColdBeerBoiledPeanuts 07/27/13 - 08:39 am
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A.Cheek

No, I'm not A. Cheek, but I did stay in a Holiday Inn Express once!!

shrimp for breakfast
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shrimp for breakfast 07/27/13 - 08:55 am
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I've got a THINKIN" problem

another good country song!

God save America
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God save America 07/27/13 - 09:00 am
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police going after people over 50 years old.

police are being told to go after people 50 and over using prescription drugs that do not say it's dangerous to drive using these drugs . instead of going after speeders on ga.ave and the race track highway 25. i guess they can't catch criminals so they are going after older people instead.

corgimom
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corgimom 07/27/13 - 09:04 am
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God save America, this is

God save America, this is SORELY needed! Drug-impaired is drug-impaired, and it doesn't matter if you get your drugs on the street corner or at CVS.

Because dead is dead, and once you kill somebody, it doesn't matter if the drugs were legal or not. You cannot operate a motor vehicle if you are impaired.

Just because a doctor prescribes it for you, doesn't mean that it's safe to operate a vehicle when you take it.

corgimom
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corgimom 07/27/13 - 09:27 am
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And people are supposed to

And people are supposed to use their good common sense- they are supposed to read the information that comes with their prescriptions, and they are supposed to be responsible and not expect a doctor to tell them every single blessed thing.

When you don't feel your normal self, when your reaction times are slow, when you are having difficulty driving- it is the person's job to STOP DRIVING right there.

ColdBeerBoiledPeanuts
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ColdBeerBoiledPeanuts 07/27/13 - 09:38 am
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Breaking News

The Democratic Party has announced the 2016 Ticket.
Weiner/Holder 2016!!!!!!

allhans
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allhans 07/27/13 - 09:55 am
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CobaltGeorge..I wondered how

CobaltGeorge..I wondered how long it would take for someone to pick up on the comment made by Obama...
Obama either doesn't do his homework or just doesn't give a drat and would rather play/pander to his audience.

allhans
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allhans 07/27/13 - 09:58 am
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Could we all let it go and

Could we all let it go and no longer comment on the rants against Zimmermen. Arguing will not change a mind. If the ranters would find a transcript of the trial and listen they might learn the real facts.

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RoadkiII 07/27/13 - 10:02 am
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Federal Investigation Needed

I got a speeding ticket in Michigan a couple of weeks ago. I think Holder should launch an investigation. Clearly I was ticketed simply because I was a southern boy stopped by a northern cop. The fact that I was speeding has nothing to do with it. You know, kinda like the Zimmerman case. Who cares what the laws are, I want an investigation.

corgimom
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corgimom 07/27/13 - 10:04 am
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What is the problem with what

What is the problem with what Obama said? Why would anybody have an issue with that?

Get a grip, people! Honest to Pete, if Obama would say something about the weather, some people would make an issue out of that, too.

He was talking to the President of Vietnam. who brought a letter written to Harry S Truman by Ho Chi Minh. Who were they supposed to talk about, Honey BooBoo? Rin-Tin-Tin?

Why is it that the truth bothers so many people?

What everyone needs to really focus on is BOHICA, next up, a big foreign aid package for Vietnam. Your Tax Dollars At Work.

RoadkiII
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RoadkiII 07/27/13 - 10:05 am
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Sorry allhans, I had to say

Sorry allhans, I had to say it.

corgimom
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corgimom 07/27/13 - 10:06 am
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"Many still question if Obama

"Many still question if Obama smoothed this over by giving Hillary the high position of Secretary of State and getting her 2007-8 campaign debt paid off a week after his re-election?"

I thank God on a regular basis that Hillary "Horseface" Clinton was not elected President. People want to complain about Obama, I cannot fathom what the country would be like if Hillary was elected.

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Darby 07/27/13 - 10:07 am
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"to stalk and physically attack someone

just because they walked in his neighborhood and he didn’t recognize the person?"

.
Yes, you are right. Trayvon should have been punished for stalking and attacking Zimmerman. If he had lived, I'm sure he would have been sent to jail.

Now, is there another dead horse we can beat on?

allhans
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allhans 07/27/13 - 10:15 am
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Obama could have shown

Obama could have shown respect for those who died and kept his mouth shut. There was no need to make the comment.

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Rather 07/27/13 - 10:46 am
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Racist

It's Obama and Holder that are racist. But blacks cannot understand that blacks like Obama and Holder can be racist. They think only whites can be racist. They are wrong! In the Zimmerman case Obama and Holder are the ones that are racist. If both Zimmerman and Martin had been White or both had been Black it would have died long ago,

corgimom
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corgimom 07/27/13 - 10:54 am
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What did he say that was

What did he say that was disrespectful to dead people, Allhans?

I don't understand your reasoning on this. He was inspired, just like Hitler was inspired by Jim Crow laws in America when he passed his laws against Jewish people.

You know, you can't change history.

itsanotherday1
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itsanotherday1 07/27/13 - 12:18 pm
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Killings ignored

The hypocrisy exhibited by the race pimps with regard to high profile cases vs day to day shootings has been hammered over and again.

But you know, it may be that they feel as I and many others do; we DON'T CARE when bad guys are killing bad guys. That may be cold to some of you, but I really don't. Every violent criminal gang banger could turn to vapor tonight and I would sleep well.

If some of the documentaries I've seen are true, white motorcycle gangbangers kill each other from time to time, and we know all about the violence of the Mafia. Those soulless animals are as brutal as they come.

But; Jimmy Crack Corn , And I Don't Care about them either. I just don't care when anti-social, dangerous, violent people meet their demise. The more the merrier and the sooner the better.

What I care about are innocent people being harmed by these violent criminals (I would rather call them something else). We can only move away from them for so long.

corgimom
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corgimom 07/27/13 - 12:23 pm
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noc noc, would you like to

noc noc, would you like to talk about Ronnie Reagan and Yucca Mountain, one of the biggest frauds perpetuated on the American people? Ronnie was best buddies with Paul Laxalt, that has cost us billions for an unusable site.

Now, THAT'S a scandal!

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