Georgia Candidate ‘Would Rather See Another Terrorist Attack’ Than Deal With TSA

This idiot realized what he was saying was ridiculous when no one in the room applauded his comment.  He continued to stumble until he fell flat on his face.  Apparently he was looking for Tea Party folk in the room to co-sign his inane statement. Atlanta Journal Constitution Bob Johnson, a Savannah surgeon running in… More Georgia Candidate ‘Would Rather See Another Terrorist Attack’ Than Deal With TSA

Georgia school shooting suspect had nearly 500 rounds of ammo, police say

Yesterday tragedy was averted in an Atlanta school by a brave secretary in the McNair Elementary School office… NBC News The suspect in a Georgia elementary school shooting who fired six rounds in a front office before surrendering to police had nearly 500 rounds of ammunition with him, authorities said Wednesday. Michael Brandon Hill, 20,… More Georgia school shooting suspect had nearly 500 rounds of ammo, police say

‘Gun Appreciation Day’ marred by accidental shootings

Define irony… The Week Just days after President Obama unveiled the most ambitious gun control proposal in decades, the first national Gun Appreciation Day was held on Saturday. It was organized by a Republican consulting firm urging gun owners to stand firm against the proposed new curbs. But based on news reports of the last 24 hours,… More ‘Gun Appreciation Day’ marred by accidental shootings

Allen West Rejects Offer To Restart Political Career In Georgia: ‘I’m Not An NFL Free Agent’

What an arrogant piece of work.  I, for one am glad he didn’t take the offer.  We have enough arrogant politicians in Georgia and we surely don’t need this one. The Huffington Post Rep. Allen West (R-Fla.) on Wednesday turned down an offer from Georgia’s Republican Party chairwoman, Sue Everhart, who earlier this week urged the congressman to… More Allen West Rejects Offer To Restart Political Career In Georgia: ‘I’m Not An NFL Free Agent’

KKK seeks to ‘Adopt-A-Highway’ in Georgia

I would say “only in Georgia”, but it happened in another state as well… The Raw Story The state of Georgia is in a bind after a local Ku Klux Klan (KKK) group filed a request to join the state’s Adopt-A-Highway program. Records obtained by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution show that the International Keystone Knights of the KKK in… More KKK seeks to ‘Adopt-A-Highway’ in Georgia

Chris Matthews Show Panelist Says Chris Christie Won’t Pay Republican ‘Crazy Tax’

The term “crazy tax” is apropos.  It’s exactly what the GOP/Conservatives demand from anyone claiming to be a conservative.  To them, anyone who espouses to their ideology must display the same craziness to be accepted.  What a sad bunch of nuts… Mediaite On Sunday Morning’s The Chris Matthews Show, panelist Cynthia Tucker of the Atlanta… More Chris Matthews Show Panelist Says Chris Christie Won’t Pay Republican ‘Crazy Tax’

Atlanta storm: Major damage reported in Gwinnett County

I live in Gwinnett County.  We’ve had some pretty severe weather since early this morning.  Apparently my small section of Gwinnett County “dodged the bullet” in terms of damage from this severe weather.   Following is a report from the Atlanta Journal Constitution… 4:35 p.m.: AJC photographer Phil Skinner reports one house destroyed. 4:20 p.m.: A… More Atlanta storm: Major damage reported in Gwinnett County