MEMernet: “Fix These Roads,” “Dad Collection,” and Swimming in Wolf River 

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Silent Protest

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A baby doll taped to a post by the CVS at Union and Cooper held a sign last week that read: "fix these fucking roads."

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Trashy Porn

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"So, I'd love to know who dumped their 'dad collection' in my recycle bin on north Autumn," wrote Nextdoor user Doug Barnes of the Evergreen Historic District.

Clean Wolf?

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A video shot Saturday by Reddit user u/trailsonsmountains found dozens of people swimming in the Wolf River near Wolf River Boulevard and Germantown Parkway (under the bridge near Chick-fil-A).

The debate ranged from the Wolf being totally safe for swimming to some saying it's "absolutely disgusting," citing syringes, pollution, and dead bodies.

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