March 11, 2015 RSS feed / Opinion

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BACKROADS AND BOBTAILS

WHEN OUR FISHING BUDDY “GROWS UP”

When our children are chubby, innocent little cherubs, outdoors-loving fathers long for the day we can take them fishing. More...

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THE WEAKLY POST

Intimation of Spring … an Odyssey

Wayne jams the breaks of the old pickup. It swerves sideways and skids to a stop in the soft sandy back road of Atkinson County.  “What the…?” I yell.  “ Look,” he shouts. “There, through the oaks. More...

HOME COUNTRY

“Whenever we get tired of breathing the same air,” said Doc, “along comes spring.”  “Yep,” Dud said. “I breathed some this morning that came from the next state. More...

'Honey, I love burned biscuits'

When I was a kid, my mom liked to make breakfast food for dinner every now and then. And I remember one night in particular when she had made breakfast after a long, hard day at work. More...

The Hotel Bill

An older lady decided to give herself a big treat for her 70th birthday by staying overnight in a really nice hotel.  When she checked out the next morning, the desk clerk handed her a bill for $250.00.  More...

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

Obama may be right, sometimes -

Awhile back, Barack Hussein Obama, a/k/a Barry Soetoro, stated, "America is not a Christian nation.”  Someone said, he might not have ought to said that. More...

Not very political aphorisms

•If God wanted us to vote, he would have given us candidates. ~Jay Leno~  •The problem with political jokes is they get elected. More...

A Cry in the Wilderness

Does an unpatriotic electorate elect unpatriotic leaders?  A couple weeks ago, former New York City mayor Rudy Giuliani mused aloud about whether President Barack Obama loves America. Some thought that this was proof of Republican racism. More...

Under the Gold Dome

We have now completed 27 legislative days of the 40 as required by the Georgia Constitution. We are scheduled to complete the last day of the session, Sine Die, on April 2. It is hard to believe that crossover day is Friday the 13th. More...

A retired person's perspective

1. I'm not saying let's go kill all the stupid people. I'm just saying let's remove all the warning labels and let the problem work itself out.  2. I changed my car horn to gunshot sounds. People move out of the way much faster now.  3. More...

Two great stories, but must read both

One about gangsters, one about heroes

Wow, sounds like Paul Harvey's, "Now you know the rest of the story"!! Do read both stories Many years ago, Al Capone virtually owned Chicago. Capone wasn't famous for anything heroic. More...

As I see it-

I am hearing more and more of this reasoning pointing to the puppet in the white house, as I choose to think of him….And…I wonder why I don’t hear that more often?  More...