By allowing ads to appear on this site, you support the local businesses who, in turn, support great journalism.
September 15 - "Do you know that after serving a minimum of five years, members of congress are elig
Placeholder Image

Note: All comments published in Soundoff are the opinions of the anonymous callers and do not necessarily reflect the opinion of the Statesboro Herald. To leave your message of 30 seconds or less, call (912) 489-3733.

Do you know that after serving a minimum of five years, members of congress are eligible for retirement at age 62 for the rest of their lives? None of our employers offer this. ... We need to limit congress members' terms to a maximum of 12 years and they should not receive any retirement unless they have served that total amount of time.

I'm tired of people sayin' ... that the black community doesn't have any leadership. ... City politics. Look ... the ... black community. They ... they put out three challengers. The white community, more of the same. ... Three ... good challengers. White districts ... four more years of the same thing.

Speaking of stupid people driving too fast ... a good rule of thumb is that ... if you can't keep your vehicle in your lane ... on these paved double-buggy roads ... you're drivin' too fast. ... And where is the law enforcement?

Regulating Wall Street is one thing, but regulating the energy companies, the banks, everybody else, is something else. Which ... it costing the ... the cost of living to go up. Now, if you're a Democrat, I'm sure you love regulations, along with socialism, communism and Hitler. But that's not the American dream ... nor the American way. So, if you like regulations, you like socialism, won'tcha just go on down with Fidel Castro and let 'im run your life and leave us alone? ... Because ... higher ... energy costs, higher gas costs ... higher ... prices in Wal-Mart are not helpin' anybody and regulations are what's doing it. ... So, get your head out of your butt!

Sign up for the Herald's free e-newsletter