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randybout commented on Athens Voice 6-20-19

And it's not just Nelsonville. Athens, Glouster, Portsmouth, etc. There is nothing wrong with community pride, but it just seems odd that our local government earns paychecks for growing callouses on their backsides. Jobs, not murals.


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randybout commented on Athens Voice 6-20-19

The surest signs you're living in a hopeless area are the murals. When people come together to "beautify" a town or city with murals you know damn well there is no opportunity to be had.


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randybout commented on Athens Voice 6-13-19

"Love" means to treat with kindness. It does not mean to approve, endorse, sanction. We respect and love those who behave counter to our values; we do not to accept their behavior. Let's get the terms right.


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randybout commented on Athens Voice 5-30-19

Reusable shopping bags carry bacteria. They just discovered a fungus that eats plastic. The town, this county, is joke.

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Like the EU, which kept putting membership up for a vote in Ireland despite it being voted down, big government bullies here in Alexander finally prevailed. That's an abuse of democracy. If you disagree with a given result, abuse the process each election cycle until you get your way. Wear t…

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randybout commented on Athens Voice 2-7-19

Everyone knows Russia has been building arms in violation of the INF since the beginning. In fact, after Russia announced they were pulling out too, they showed off a brand new missile , the same kind of missile the INF was designed to eliminate.

Bill Clinton legitimized Putin, who was…

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"Aberrant behavior" in Athens means an independent opinion away from the progressive mob. Back in the USSR anyone with such a contrary opinion to established commie group think was told he had psychological problems and thrown in the gulag. Today it's the same thing but done with p…

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That's the editor pretends he is moderate shows a stunning lack of self awareness. Or he's just being a propagandist. That said, if anyone is moderate it would be Trump. His only sin is he cares about this country.

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Bob, have no idea what you mean by that. What I do know is that taking a socialist seriously on anything is delusional.

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No, your credibility and your thesis rest on you being a socialist.