38 Year Resident

38 Year Resident

The conservative capitalist Trumpification of Ohio University's Administration and Trustees over the last few decades sure has worked wonders. The old saw that Athens is a nice drinking town with a college problem seems to be more true than ever. Luckily plans for gallows and guillotines …

38 Year Resident

Did you really just use the "double down" headline perhaps knowing about the next shoe to drop with the follow up story on an additional 100k bonus on top of the last one or was that factually absolute chance?

38 Year Resident

Given the video of police attempting to enforce health ordinances off-campus at Miami University where students testing positive and told to quarantine continue to host guests we can assume that the last quote at the end here from Jim Sabin is the most accurate statement in this entire ar…

38 Year Resident

As a graduate of Ohio University and a resident of Athens, I’m concerned about our national strategy of “alternatively" fighting a deadly virulent pathogen which only reveals it’s effects in 60% of those infected by “letting it wash over our nation” in the hopes that sacrificing millions …

38 Year Resident

38 Year Resident commented on Athens Voice 9-2-20

In the past a more important story would have made it "above the fold” (or - for those of you who’ve never picked up a physical newspaper with a vertical layout - closer to the top or the page) Given that COVID19 cases are increasing with greater numbers each day in Athens you'd think hav…

38 Year Resident

38 Year Resident commented on Athens Voice 9-2-20

Currently on the A-news web page there are 2 previous articles on COVID19 in Athens with graphics touting a Level 1 alert for weeks while a separate area where articles are arranged by popularity in the "trending" section contains a third article featuring the more recent relevant article…

38 Year Resident

38 Year Resident commented on Athens Voice 9-2-20

Reading the A-news through a web browser is difficult. Instead of being organized in what older people would call a "newspaper" online it's more like a social media post stream where finding the latest articles is a game. It seems like each time a comment is made the article's date is upd…

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While it’s critical for Americans to be aware of what is happening and take the pandemic seriously this doesn’t seem to have as much teeth as factual real-world physical actions. Facilities entry temperature checks and actual testing frequently, widely available, including for all non-ath…

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Premium customers always get first-class treatment! Why on earth do those Bobcats paying the full-fare for a ticket without actually getting on the plane to go anywhere continue to subsidize America's amateur sports league economy which drives the administration of our higher educational …

38 Year Resident

Republicans in this state are a thing to behold. They would vote to allow someone accused child sex abuse to remain as a team doctor at school until they are expressly 100% exonerated in court using thorough and excruciating cross-examination because it's important not to ruin the lives o…