What They Said 

About "Butts in Seats" and the actual attendance at the Liberty Bowl:

"Attendance is not an issue if you are putting a good product out there. If you constantly stink as a team, then people will avoid that activity. Win and they will come, lol. Turn the football stadium over to the university. Allow them to make the upgrades. Put the user fees on each ticket as well. Sounds simple enough."

memphistenguy

About "Bus Riders Union, Inc. Files Civil Rights Complaint Against MATA":

"I just got back from Mexico. There was a bus every 60 seconds that would take you across town for 50 cents. I'm pretty sure they are a fleet of owner-operators, all running buses about half the size of a standard MATA. Of course it's a bit of an apples-to-oranges comparison since a much larger percentage of the population rides the bus there, but at the same time I'd like to see a similar direction taken here: more buses, smaller buses, more routes, cheaper fares, more riders." — cr33

About "Weekend Report: Harahan Bridge, Contract Bridge, Good Signs, Hamer, and Big Money," with commenters debating whether trolley tracks deter bike riders:

"This conversation is all very Portlandia."

Luke

Comments of the Week:

About "Euthanasia Rate, Adoption Rate Down at Memphis Animal Services," which also plans to add an agility course so animals can exercise:

"Agility course? While we're still killing healthy, adoptable animals by the truckload? It would be HUGE if you could just get every animal out of a cage and exercised a bit. Not all of these dogs even know how to walk on a leash. THAT'S where you start." — Kalli Potter

Keep the Flyer Free!

Always independent, always free (never a paywall),
the Memphis Flyer is your source for the best in local news and information.

Now we want to expand and enhance our work.
That's why we're asking you to join us as a Frequent Flyer member.

You'll get membership perks (find out more about those here) and help us continue to deliver the independent journalism you've come to expect.


Favorite

Comments (2)

Showing 1-2 of 2

Add a comment

 
Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-2 of 2

Add a comment

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
    • New News?

    • Walking While Latino

      Racial profiling got real here last week, and more could be on the way.

Blogs

News Blog

VIDEO: Ride Along With the Big Roll Out

Beyond the Arc

Ed Stefanski Leaving Grizzlies to Join Detroit Pistons

News Blog

Explore Bike Share Officially Launches

News Blog

Memphis Pets of the Week (May 24-30)

News Blog

Ford Canale Appointed as Interim Council Member

Hungry Memphis

Margarita Fest

News Blog

Changes Urged Against 'Free' Water

News Blog

Barbecue Fest 2018

Film/TV/Etc. Blog

Milos Forman's Debut Loves of a Blonde Screens Tonight

ADVERTISEMENT

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…

ADVERTISEMENT
© 1996-2018

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