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As a … aging individual with changin' eyesight, I think it would improve the paper … if the Calendar would put in bold type … of … upcoming events in the same way that the Georgia Lottery uses bold type. It certainly would draw me to that section more and allow me to select which area I might have an interest in.
The city instead of spendin' all that money they spent on those sidewalks on East main Street, they could've repaired every city road that needs it, especially North main, which becomes Lakeview Road. There's so many pot hills. Maybe the people, the citizens of Statesboro ought to start chargin' the city … sendin' them bills for all the times they hafta get their cars realigned from hittin' all the potholes … and then see what happens.
The quotation attributed to Thomas Jefferson in Saturday's Soundoff - the one about hammering guns into plows - was never said or written by him. Jeffersonian scholars have researched this and find the quotation nowhere in his writings.
I'm respondin' to this person that's worried about losin' his gun … and the deer population and all that stuff. … What we do is we run 'em down and pour salt on the tail. … We line 'em all up … and send 'em to the North Pole to Sandy Claus. Okay? Have a nice day, dude.
John Wayne once said, 'Life's tough … Pilgrim. And it's even tougher if you're stupid.' President Barack Obama once said, 'My friends, we live in the greatest nation in the history of the world. I hope you'll join with me as we try to change it.'