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Letters and comments from Flyer readers ... On Tarzan, fireworks, and the Greensward

click to enlarge GREG CRAVENS
  • Greg Cravens

On Chris McCoy's The Legend of Tarzan review ...

This is what I thought. But, my wife wants me to look like this Tarzan fellow. So, I am sure we will see it soon enough anyway. Sausage Factory.

Dwayne Butcher

Dwayne, hang in there. My wife eventually settled for me looking like a gorilla.


On Bruce VanWyngarden's Letter from the Editor, "Bombs Over Midtown" ...

Ya know ... I like to think I'm as patriotic as the next person, but clearly not as patriotic as the hump that lives way too near to me. This person shot off very loud, bomb-like fireworks from before sunset until after 11 p.m. Monday night, a few after 8 Tuesday night, and another very loud one, albeit just one, around 9 p.m. last night. Pyromania, perhaps? Maybe, but definitely annoying ... and made my cats very nervous.


On Toby Sells' News Blog post, "Greensward Vote Delayed Two Weeks" ...

I remain cautiously hopeful. Midtown Memphis can not sustain a Disneyland-like entertainment sprawl.

Susan Butcher Barnett

But it can sustain a Disneyland-like bus system to transport people to the zoo? Hmmm ... Who buys the buses? Who pays for the insurance to cover transporting people in the buses? Hmmm ...


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