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Scientists: Lord made ‘heaven and earth and the sea’
As a child, I was enthralled by the study of such faraway places as the Straight of Magellan, Beagle Channel, Cape Horn, Drake Passage and the Antarctic. Having now been there, they comprise a vivi...
April 18, 2015 10:08 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thanks go to commission for recycling decision
DEAR EDITOR: I would like commend Commissioners Brian Poole and Steve West for stepping up to the plate and moving to put the Ball Ground Recycling issue to rest. On this 28th anniversary of the fo...
April 18, 2015 10:07 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Senators need to stand up, be counted
DEAR EDITOR: I attended the last day of the Georgia General Assembly supporting legislation to stop recipients of amnesties from receiving Georgia drivers’ licenses. Sen. Josh McKoon sponsored it, ...
April 18, 2015 10:07 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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When things come in threes
The old-timers say things come in threes. I don’t know if they do or not. Whether it’s true or not, it’s true this week. After a long battle with cancer, I lost a mentor and a friend with the passi...
April 17, 2015 08:40 PM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gwyneth Paltrow’s poverty voyeurism
Gwynnie P is down with the struggle, comrades. She may make $19 million a year, own mansions in London, New York, Brentwood, Malibu and the Hamptons, charge $550 for her Goop.com “travel backgammon...
April 17, 2015 08:39 PM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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The best thing about Hillary 2.0? She's not Obama
The “new” Hillary Clinton, branded “Hillary 2.0” by some political pundits, seems at first blush the same Hillary Clinton of Bill Clinton’s presidency and of her unsuccessful 2008 presidential bid....
April 17, 2015 08:39 PM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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National Voices: Democrats have placed too much trust in Hillary
It’s official now: Hillary Clinton has entered the presidential race. At the very least, this development guarantees President Obama’s party will have one candidate to choose who enjoys near-univer...
April 17, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Queen Goes by Van
See Hillary ride in a van! Watch her meet everyday Americans! Witness her ordering a burrito bowl at Chipotle! Which she did wearing shades, as did her chief aide Huma Abedin, yielding security-cam...
April 17, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sustainability Gone Wild
Syracuse University alumni are new additions to the lengthening list of persons who can stop contributing to their alma maters. The university has succumbed — after, one suspects, not much agonizin...
April 15, 2015 09:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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V.A. Reform: Another Obama ‘success’ story
Eight months ago, President Obama put on a grand show for the troops. Surrounded by new Secretary of Veterans Affairs Bob McDonald, assorted politicians, military leaders and a bevy of TV cameras, ...
April 10, 2015 11:10 PM | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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