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Re: A Truce Prevails on the Shelby County Commission (Politics: Politics Feature)
Issue: 11-20-2014
Posted: 11-20-2014

posted by: OakTree
I unintentionally flash a gang sign occasionally, while I'm sitting on the commode at home, doing my business. Thankfully, no one is there to capture a candid photograph of it,...
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Re: The County Commission Girds for One More Battle over Rules — and Power (Politics: Politics Beat Blog)
Issue: 11-13-2014
Posted: 11-20-2014

posted by: Not-a-Midtown-Liberal
They say all politics are local, guess they're right, dysfunction from top to bottom....
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Re: County Commission, Chairman Ford Cut a Deal on Power-Sharing (Finally) (Politics: Politics Beat Blog)
Issue: 11-13-2014
Posted: 11-19-2014

posted by: Not-a-Midtown-Liberal
Isn't ambition a terrible trait in an African Americans, Dr. Farris? Psychiatrist, right?...
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Re: County Commission, Chairman Ford Cut a Deal on Power-Sharing (Finally) (Politics: Politics Beat Blog)
Issue: 11-13-2014
Posted: 11-19-2014

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Ford is a sociopath and has no moral center.he will do whatever to have power and move himself up....
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Re: County Commission, Chairman Ford Cut a Deal on Power-Sharing (Finally) (Politics: Politics Beat Blog)
Issue: 11-13-2014
Posted: 11-18-2014

posted by: OakTree
Excellent. Ford proves once again that he is a pragmatist who is willing to compromise. This is the key to actually getting things done. And he understands it better than...
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Re: The County Commission Girds for One More Battle over Rules — and Power (Politics: Politics Beat Blog)
Issue: 11-13-2014
Posted: 11-17-2014

posted by: OakTree
Why bother creating Shelby County Commission rules to actually rule Shelby County, when you can spend the same amount of time, creating rules on how to make rules to rule...
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Re: The County Commission Girds for One More Battle over Rules — and Power (Politics: Politics Beat Blog)
Issue: 11-13-2014
Posted: 11-17-2014

posted by: David Reaves
State Law dictates the fate of officers. The county charter refers to state law. Our permanent rules cannot conflict. If a Commissioner has a greivance they need to take it...
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Re: Will This Time Be the Charm for Lipscomb’s Fairgrounds TDZ? (Politics: Politics Beat Blog)
Issue: 11-13-2014
Posted: 11-16-2014

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Your photo reveals 3 very good reasons why this most recent Fairgrounds scheme should be rejected; Lipscomb, Kane and Marshall. If Memphis is to prosper, these clowns should be banished...
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Re: How to Fail in Politics 101 (Politics: Politics Feature)
Issue: 11-06-2014
Posted: 11-16-2014

posted by:
Best thing to happen to Memphis Tn was the fact Harold Ford Jr change zip codes this guy speak out of both sides of his neck and he exposed good...
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Re: Will This Time Be the Charm for Lipscomb’s Fairgrounds TDZ? (Politics: Politics Beat Blog)
Issue: 11-13-2014
Posted: 11-14-2014

posted by: Jeff
Pied piper, indeed. He luring all the kiddies away as we speak. Guess what happens to them next....
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Re: County Commission Power Struggle Still On After Kyle Ruling (Politics: Politics Beat Blog)
Issue: 11-06-2014
Posted: 11-12-2014

posted by: Jenna C'est Quoi
How could the Commission members NOT know that their first order of business is to adopt rules?!...
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Re: Ex-Senate Candidate Ball Going Through Changes (Politics: Politics Beat Blog)
Issue: 11-06-2014
Posted: 11-08-2014

posted by: Not-a-Midtown-Liberal
Memphis is a great place to be a lawyer, especially if you practice criminal defense, personal injury, bankruptcy or disability....
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Re: Ex-Senate Candidate Ball Going Through Changes (Politics: Politics Beat Blog)
Issue: 11-06-2014
Posted: 11-08-2014

posted by: OakTree
Great news. I hear he's a really nice guy. I wonder if he likes Scotch......
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Re: How to Fail in Politics 101 (Politics: Politics Feature)
Issue: 11-06-2014
Posted: 11-07-2014

posted by: still living in berclair
Jeff, Excellent reference to Stalin, that is why Trotsky - a much more popular figure in the party - never had a chance. Also, the Koch brothers' father made his...
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Re: How to Fail in Politics 101 (Politics: Politics Feature)
Issue: 11-06-2014
Posted: 11-07-2014

posted by: Jeff
The problem, Oak Tree, is that people, given a choice between a Democrat who acts and votes like a Republican, and an actual Republican, will almost always choose the Republican....
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Re: How to Fail in Politics 101 (Politics: Politics Feature)
Issue: 11-06-2014
Posted: 11-07-2014

posted by: OakTree
"..First, there is no reason to believe, literally no reason, that a disparagement of some symbolic party colleague whom one's political adversary has made an arch villain will gain a...
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