What They Said 

Comments from memphisflyer.com

About "Letter from the Editor" and ways to eliminate rats, which somehow evolved into comments about buying in bulk:

"We got a hell of a deal at Costco. 12,550 rolls of Charmin for $2,268.15. It takes up a whole bedroom but I don't expect to run out in the next 60 years. You know the old saying, 'You can never have enough toilet paper.'" — diogenes323

About "The Rant" and the "political slaughter" of President Obama:

"I hate Obama because he is Wall Street's boy and has been for a really long time. And because he and Hillary effectively block out what little chance we have for actual progressive leadership. Otherwise his act and his family are perfect. Somebody deserves an Oscar for casting these last six years." — CL Mullins

About "Haslam Disavows State Role in Local Car Inspection":

"Silly, myopic people. When the last tree is cut down to build another cul-de-sac, and the air quality looks like Bejing, Mexico City, or Vapi, India, some will say it's only because of Memphis. But hey, at least you won't have to pay a fee/tax to 'subsidize' a public employee. At the rate this state is going we will be Texas, minus the highways." — jrgolden

About "Griz Roster Prognosis: In Order of Probable Return":

"The Griz brass is in a tough spot. The front office appears to prefer Joerger but feels obligated to hire Hollins. It's kind of like, do you marry the girl (or guy) you are most passionate about and have many things in common with or do you marry the responsible, reliable one your friends and family like the best?" — Iggy

Comment of the Week:

About "Silky Sullivan Passes Away":

"Silky is in heaven with his cigar, and John Willingham is cooking ribs. What a party."

Jimmy Wagner



Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

    • Health Scare

      Poorest Memphis neighborhoods have least access to health care.
    • Fresh Air

    • The Past for the Future

      With a new leader, the Lynching Sites Project will commemorate a silenced death.


Fly On The Wall Blog

Winning: You Can't Blame Trump for Selling the Sizzle

News Blog

South Memphis Becomes Bicycle 'Lab' With New Grant

Hungry Memphis

New MemPops Store in Crosstown

News Blog

Planet Fitness Coming Soon to Imperial Lanes Site

Beyond the Arc

Beyond the Arc Podcast #67: Is it time to worry yet?

Politics Beat Blog

Luttrell Weighs in for Governor's Proposed Gas-Tax Increase

News Blog

New Plan, New Task Force Coming for Riverfront

Film/TV/Etc. Blog

Music Video Monday: Alyssa Moore

Tiger Blue

Memphis Tigers: By the Numbers


More by Flyer Readers

  • What They Said...

    Letters and comments from Flyer readers ... Memphis Zoo and the Greensward, and Donald Trump.
    • Mar 10, 2016
  • What They Said...

    about that CBHS gay student, Foote Homes, Lesley Young's NOLA, and Obama and ISIS
    • Oct 8, 2015
  • What They Said... (July 23, 2015)

    Letters and comments from Flyer readers ... Nathan Bedford Forrest, Civil War history, and gun rights.
    • Jul 23, 2015
  • More »

Readers also liked…

© 1996-2017

Contemporary Media
460 Tennessee Street, 2nd Floor | Memphis, TN 38103
Visit our other sites: Memphis Magazine | Memphis Parent | Inside Memphis Business
Powered by Foundation