Rants

  • The Rant

    Soddy leaders restocking 300 tons of salt recently used to keep icy roads safe. When Chinese take over, crews will change from salt to MSG.

  • The Rant

    A hundred cells is not a person.

  • The Rant

    Stop the madness! Last week: foreign land investment in Soddy. Now? TFP classified notice that Edina, Minnesota, bank merging with bank on Shallowford Road. Ma…

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    “Ferners” from China and surrounding parishes attempting hostile land takeover in Soddy-Daisy? Build a wall or a P.F. Chang’s before it’s too late.

  • The Rant

    Instead of out-of-towners using our tax money to build themselves a stadium, let's build a wonderful park that everyone can enjoy without buying a ticket.

  • The Rant

    Farewell, brother in arms, Capt. Larry Taylor. Rest in peace.

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    Boondoggle! Where have I heard that word before? Oh yeah, when the Tennessee Aquarium was being planned.

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    Why not simply tear down the "rusting eyesore on I-24"? It would solve the problem much more cheaply than building a $139 million stadium.

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    Power failures/outages; TVA, EPB saying conserve power. Is it reckless to continue adding thousands of houses when power grid can't support current customers?

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    Why in the world would you build another elementary school when there's a fine one around the corner? Please spend to repair existing schools.

  • The Rant

    Protesting sliver of Moccasin Bend's 800 acres serving mental patients. Latest PR: Relocation helps patients. Contraire, Pierre. Mental rehabilitation in seren…

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    The large planters on Fourth Street near the Creative Discovery Museum are appreciated. How about placing some on the forlorn Carter Street median strip by the…

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    With the recent changes to Frazier Avenue, road rage is at an all-time high. Horn-blowing and finger-pointing are rampant. Motorists will stop using this road.

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    Dear Santa, all I want for Christmas this year is for the TurboTax and H&R Block tax preparation commercials to start even earlier than usual.

  • The Rant

    The Hamilton County school board needs to become its own taxing authority. The split responsibility with the county commission has never worked and provides bo…

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