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Re: Mayor: Memphis Situation Different from New Orleans on Confederate Statues (News: News Blog)
Issue: 05-18-2017
Posted: 05-23-2017

posted by: Randy Hendon
It is unAmerican to remove Monuments and statues regardless of the intention ! The state of Tennessee made the right call in Memphis and I applaud the Commission ! Radical...
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Re: Mayor: Memphis Situation Different from New Orleans on Confederate Statues (News: News Blog)
Issue: 05-18-2017
Posted: 05-23-2017

posted by: Andy 1
I'm waiting until someone want to take down the Lincoln Memorial. I don't think it will EVER happen, but some idiot will come up with some resolution asking for its...
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Re: Mayor: Memphis Situation Different from New Orleans on Confederate Statues (News: News Blog)
Issue: 05-18-2017
Posted: 05-23-2017

posted by: Educator
Here in NOLA, the legal argument to end them all (in my opinion) is the monuments were privately funded, yet were on public land, i.e., local government could do whatever...
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Re: 'Sun Records' Pitched to Amazon, CW (News: News Blog)
Issue: 05-18-2017
Posted: 05-23-2017

posted by: Larry Bailey
Try History Channel....
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Re: Mayor: Memphis Situation Different from New Orleans on Confederate Statues (News: News Blog)
Issue: 05-18-2017
Posted: 05-23-2017

posted by: crackoamerican
Top Five Reason For The Civil War: 1. Incivility 2. Kill off as many Crackers as possible to push up profits for plantations 3. Campaign donations from the statuary business...
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Re: 'Sun Records' Pitched to Amazon, CW (News: News Blog)
Issue: 05-18-2017
Posted: 05-23-2017

posted by: Frank Gray
Sure enjoyed season 1. Was hopping for more. All the chacracters were great....
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Re: Mayor: Memphis Situation Different from New Orleans on Confederate Statues (News: News Blog)
Issue: 05-18-2017
Posted: 05-23-2017

posted by: Rose Earls
I think if you are going to take one status down then they all should come down. No matter what the cause of the civil war was it is and...
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Re: Mayor: Memphis Situation Different from New Orleans on Confederate Statues (News: News Blog)
Issue: 05-18-2017
Posted: 05-23-2017

posted by: Mia S Kite
ncrdbl1, yeehaw!...
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Re: Mayor: Memphis Situation Different from New Orleans on Confederate Statues (News: News Blog)
Issue: 05-18-2017
Posted: 05-23-2017

posted by: Mia S Kite
Kenneth, yes the internet has replaced the Weekly World News as the fount of enlightenment. Lincoln wasn't an alien, but his grandmother was....
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Re: 'Sun Records' Pitched to Amazon, CW (News: News Blog)
Issue: 05-18-2017
Posted: 05-23-2017

posted by: Reid Hampton
Good luck with that....
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Re: Mayor: Memphis Situation Different from New Orleans on Confederate Statues (News: News Blog)
Issue: 05-18-2017
Posted: 05-23-2017

posted by: Kenneth Hill
The civil war was fought over taxes buy the north on cotton, at 70% not slavery,read your history,the internet is wateing to give u an education,don't make yourself give into...
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Re: Mayor: Memphis Situation Different from New Orleans on Confederate Statues (News: News Blog)
Issue: 05-18-2017
Posted: 05-23-2017

posted by: ncrdbl1
As to the Ft Pillow incident. Many are quick to jump on the 1864 investigation which declared it a massacre. Ignoring the two men in charge of the investigation were...
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Re: Garner Recovery Fund Surpasses Goal in One Day (News: News Blog)
Issue: 05-18-2017
Posted: 05-23-2017

posted by: FUNKbrs
Awesome that Paul is getting the help he needs, but my stomach is in knots because it seems like this thing is going to get a lot bigger, and not...
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Re: Mayor: Memphis Situation Different from New Orleans on Confederate Statues (News: News Blog)
Issue: 05-18-2017
Posted: 05-23-2017

posted by: barf
I keep hearing how removing this (and other statues) is some sort of attempt at historic revisionism, but I dont quite follow that line of thought. As far as I...
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Re: Mayor: Memphis Situation Different from New Orleans on Confederate Statues (News: News Blog)
Issue: 05-18-2017
Posted: 05-23-2017

posted by: GroveReb84
@ncrdbl1, That's why some of us are suggesting new monuments just be built around the Forest statue. Leave it alone. Let it stand. Just build some other monuments around it...
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Re: Mayor: Memphis Situation Different from New Orleans on Confederate Statues (News: News Blog)
Issue: 05-18-2017
Posted: 05-23-2017

posted by: GroveReb84
@Funk, I have to agree with you there. Confederate symbols and monuments, in MOST cases were erected or displayed as part of a resistance to unifying the country, or in...
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Re: Mayor: Memphis Situation Different from New Orleans on Confederate Statues (News: News Blog)
Issue: 05-18-2017
Posted: 05-23-2017

posted by: ncrdbl1
@RadarGort This guy has a to be a damn Yankee. This is ALL about revisionist history. The fact that the war itself is being taught as a glorious battle to...
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Re: Beale Street Bucks Gets Heated Debate (News: News Blog)
Issue: 05-18-2017
Posted: 05-23-2017

posted by: FUNKbrs
It's an attempt to keep poor people off Beale. Beale Street's fame is that it's a cheap place to party for poor people. The rich can afford to go to...
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Re: Mayor: Memphis Situation Different from New Orleans on Confederate Statues (News: News Blog)
Issue: 05-18-2017
Posted: 05-23-2017

posted by: ncrdbl1
The Statue is ALSO a part of the gravesite monument and it CANNOT be moved or modified in anyway according to SEVERAL state laws....
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Re: Mayor: Memphis Situation Different from New Orleans on Confederate Statues (News: News Blog)
Issue: 05-18-2017
Posted: 05-23-2017

posted by: FUNKbrs
@RadarGort The onslaught isn't against the American South; rather, the fight is for the preservation of the unity of both the North and South of the United States of America....
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Re: Still Fighting Forrest (News: The Fly-By)
Issue: 03-30-2017
Posted: 05-23-2017

posted by: ksm359
This is not about history and it never was. Everyone knows history is written by the Victor! The Confederacy lost the war! The only reason these Traitors have statues is...
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Re: Mayor: Memphis Situation Different from New Orleans on Confederate Statues (News: News Blog)
Issue: 05-18-2017
Posted: 05-23-2017

posted by: RadarGort
The Onslaught against the American South is Un-American. Never in the history of the United States have we allowed Historical American Monuments and Statues to be torn down or be...
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Re: Mayor: Memphis Situation Different from New Orleans on Confederate Statues (News: News Blog)
Issue: 05-18-2017
Posted: 05-23-2017

posted by: nobody
BP - I agree that Strickland doesn't seem to be a visionary. But, to be fair, those visions are a lot easier to form when you have a bigger budget....
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Re: Mayor: Memphis Situation Different from New Orleans on Confederate Statues (News: News Blog)
Issue: 05-18-2017
Posted: 05-23-2017

posted by: Chris Davis
Correction isn't mere revision and the slope is only pretend slippery. The General in health sciences park isn't George Washington. American history can stand a lot of completion, but there's...
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Re: Mayor: Memphis Situation Different from New Orleans on Confederate Statues (News: News Blog)
Issue: 05-18-2017
Posted: 05-23-2017

posted by: pdquick1
George Washington isn't being memorialized for his rebellion against the United States, or starting the KKK, a terrorist organization. Statues of George Washington were not placed with the specific purpose...
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