‘No Racial Slurs’ Rule Went Right Out The Window At Confederate Flag Rally

AP PHOTO | JOHN AMIS After reading the third paragraph and beyond…I’m done.  Too much comedy!  Was this staged for the reporters’ benefit?  I wonder… TPM NEWS One of the rules Saturday was simple: “No racial slurs.” But that apparently didn’t last long at the Georgia rally to support the Confederate flag at the base… More ‘No Racial Slurs’ Rule Went Right Out The Window At Confederate Flag Rally

Group Warns Supporters ‘NO Racial Slurs’ At Georgia Confederate Flag Rally

Having lived in the state of Georgia for the better part of two decades I recognize the characters engraved in stone: Confederate heroes of the Civil War,President Jefferson Davis and Generals Robert E. Lee and Thomas J. “Stonewall” Jackson. As the article below mentions, Stone Mountain is also the birthplace of the modern iteration of the Klu Klux Klan.… More Group Warns Supporters ‘NO Racial Slurs’ At Georgia Confederate Flag Rally

Shooter Injures Six In Georgia Town Where Everyone Is Required To Own A Gun

Think Progress A gunman opened fire Tuesday morning at a FedEx facility in Kennesaw, Georgia. Six were shot, with their injuries ranging from minor to one in critical condition. Authorities report that the gunman is dead. The Georgia facility is located in Kennesaw, near Atlanta, a quiet suburb unique in the U.S. for mandating every household… More Shooter Injures Six In Georgia Town Where Everyone Is Required To Own A Gun

Georgia Governor Expected To Sign ‘The Most Extreme Gun Bill In America’

While  reading the following article, my mind did a fast-forward slide show in which I could see headlines of mass killings in Clubs, Bars, Movie theaters, and worse.  What the hell is wrong with these people?  I truly hope someone convinces the Governor just how insane this bill is… (Writing a letter to Gov. Deal after I publish this.)… More Georgia Governor Expected To Sign ‘The Most Extreme Gun Bill In America’

Obama Bails Out Republican Incompetence, Declares State of Emergency for Georgia

Now, if only the POTUS could convince Gov. Nathan Deal to implement the Medicaid expansion program which would help over 800,000 Georgians get minimal health coverage… PoliticusUS President Obama declared an emergency in the State of Georgia and ordered federal aid to supplement state and local response efforts due to the emergency conditions stemming from a severe… More Obama Bails Out Republican Incompetence, Declares State of Emergency for Georgia

Fox News Sunday Interviews Former Republican Activist as Everyday Obamacare ‘Victim’

No surprise here.  This is par for the course with Fox News.  Propaganda is their entire game. Mediaite If news consumers had a nickel for every bogus Obamacare horror story on TV, they wouldn’t need Obamacare. Add to the list the story of 34 year-old Georgia native Cade Joiner, who was interviewed by Chris Wallace on Fox News Sunday this week. Introduced… More Fox News Sunday Interviews Former Republican Activist as Everyday Obamacare ‘Victim’

GOP Rep. Complains He’s ‘Stuck’ Making ‘$172,000 A Year’

Many of us should be that “stuck”… TPM LiveWire Rep. Phil Gingrey (R-GA), who’s running for Senate in Georgia, complained that while his staff can jump to K Street and make $500,000 a year by lobbying, he’s “stuck” in Congress making a bare $172,000 a year. The comments, relayed by congressional aides to National Review, came during a… More GOP Rep. Complains He’s ‘Stuck’ Making ‘$172,000 A Year’

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

George Zimmerman’s Brother: ‘Black Teens’ Are Killers

This is unfortunate because Robert Zimmerman has decided to paint all Black teens with a broad brush, totally disregarding the teens who excel in high school and college.  There are Black teens who can’t go to college but will work hard to achieve their goals.  I am proud to say my four boys fit both examples. Stereotyping… More George Zimmerman’s Brother: ‘Black Teens’ Are Killers

Worried Too Many Minorities Are Voting Republicans Try To Rollback the Constitution to 1913

Seems like an effort in  futility to me.  This demonstrates yet again, the GOP’s constant folly of walking the thin line between optimism and delusion… PoliticusUSA A group state representatives in Georgia are proposing a resolution that would ask Congress to begin the process of repealing the 17th Amendment, which provides for the direct election of… More Worried Too Many Minorities Are Voting Republicans Try To Rollback the Constitution to 1913