Articles in Opinion
My husband and I went to the local Ruby Tuesdays the other day for lunch. We were told that 55 fifth-grade students had just been seated in the dining room. With a silent grunt, we were seated at a nearby booth. Everyone was quiet. Each booth had four boys or four girls eating their lunch and talking.
In a recent response regarding health care reform, you stated, “It’s not going to cover our elected officials because they have already provided themselves with Cadillac health care plans.” Although you didn’t specify which elected officials you were referring to, I’m going to guess you were referring to our US Senators, like DeMint and Graham, and our Representatives, like Gresham Barrett.
When you take your child in for a medical problem, you usually tell the doctor “his ear hurts,” or “her nose is running” or “he has a rash.” This is called the “chief complaint” and is a statement of what is happening. By understanding what is actually wrong, you and the doctor can devise a solution.
Willie thinks spring is a perfect time for Spring Cleaning — our houses, our cars, our yards, our garages, our carports, our everything!!! Come ’on friends. I challenge us all — my procrastinating self included — to take up those projects we’ve all been putting off since whenever!
Old Bubo Newsome, pride of Hartsell, was a great major league pitcher, but it seems other teams wanted him more than the team that had him. In a career that spanned two decades, he was traded 16 times. Quick with a quotable quip, he was an odds-on favorite with sports writers.
To the person who was complaining about the police officers in this county doing nothing but sitting around eating at Subway, are you kidding me? Sometimes I think people have nothing else to do but sit around and complain about the pettiest things they can drum up.
I bet y’all didn’t even miss me yesterday, did ya? I guess these old bones just can’t take all that dancing like they used to — doing the Irish jig is dang strenuous! A few tubes of joint cream and I’m as good as new today!
Life is full of circumstances, and sometimes happenstance causes us to develop perceptions that don’t reflect reality.