April 9, 2008 RSS feed / Opinion

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

Are we raising killers?

I hate it happened anywhere, but I really hate it happened in Georgia. Last week three thirdgrade students were charged with participating in a plot to allegedly kill their teacher in Waycross. More...

How to stay young

1. Try everything twice. On Madam's tombstone (of Whelan's and Madam), she said she wanted this epitaph: Tried everything twice!... loved it both times! 2. Keep only cheerful friends. The grouches pull you down. More...

How amazingly stupid we are

If this is even half way true, we are a sad lot. This has to be the defining issue in the coming election. It's time we wake up. More...

Ebony Dots & Dashes

Last weekend was good. I went to Sunday school at New Salem F.W.B. Church and visited with the pastor and members. Our church Beulah A.M.E. had been invited to New Hope M.B. Church in Miller County for service. They were celebrating Color Day. More...

***Home Country***

"Strange," Doc thought. "All these years. All these people. It still hurts." He sat by the kitchen window, smelling the coffee perking and looking out at the sun rising faithfully in the East. More...

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Write On

Once upon a time, a wise man, I forget if it was Socrates or Dr. Phil, said, "Don't judge a book by its cover." Oh, I just remembered... it must have been Socrates. Dr. Phil said, "Don't judge a bimbo by the New York governor she dates. More...

Brains

In the hospital the relatives gathered in the waiting room, where their family member lay gravely ill. Finally, the doctor came in looking tired and somber. More...

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Don't Close the Blinds

The other day, my 9-yearold son wanted to know why we were at war. My husband looked at our son and then looked at me. My husband and I were in the Army during the Gulf War, and we would be honored to serve and defend our country again today. More...

•• 545 People ••

Politicians are the only people in the world who create problems and then campaign against them. Have you ever wondered why, if both the Democrats and the Republicans are against deficits, we have deficits? More...