The Rant

The Rant

June 25th, 2017 in Opinion Rants

Hey Democrats: How does it feel to be 0 for 4 in special elections? The GOP has swept Kansas, Montana, South Carolina and Georgia. Sweet sweep. Sweet, sweet.

The POTUS has never read a book. What is wrong with education?

Hey ranters: Try something new. Say something nice for once. Make the effort. Everyone could use a break.

Let's rally behind our new schools superintendent and give him time to take corrective actions, perhaps starting at the Central Office.

Republicans, you couldn't just fix the flaws in Obamacare. That would be too easy, and you wouldn't be giving your rich buddies that tax break.

Mix up the seating in Congress. Maybe then they will work together.

How ironic! Congressmen can kneel and pray for an injured congressman, but high school students cannot kneel and pray for an injured player.

If it were not for double standards, Democrats would have no standards at all.

It was Nixon, not Trump, who said "I am not a crook." Trump never said that. I wonder why he never said that.

Calling Obama the worst president in history exhibits a level of ignorance that makes me wonder if we should administer IQ tests at the polls.

When we start to shoot senators, break up families and hate one another because of politics, it's time to rein it in and come together.

Stop dumping your nasty mattresses and broken recliners on Goodwill because you're too lazy and cheap to take them to a landfill.

On June 10, The Chattanooga Times ran an editorial not about Trump and his horrible policies and kids and his socks and ties and wife. Let's stay focused, folks.

The sky is falling! The sky is falling! Blame Trump. My portfolio is doing quite well, thank you.

Bennett's June 13 so-called cartoon of the President finding the ripped up constitution from the Obama administration eight years. So proud you chose to share with others.

Miller Park: $14 million would fill a lot of potholes in the city's streets.

Medical insurance does not guarantee health or "health care." "Health care" is eating right, exercising and getting enough sleep. Government can't come close.

UTC athletics: Lack of transparency, in honest budget and attendance information, is UTC's major problem.

Chattanooga Girls Leadership Academy recently received a national School Innovation and Change Award. County school administration, please note the word "change."

Consumer Reports says EPB is the best television provider in the country. I wish it would be present when I press the wrong button on my remote and the picture disappears.

The newspaper recently referenced an incident in the Bagwell City neighborhood. Been here all my life and never heard of it. A map would help tell us where it is.

CYCLISTS SHOULD know motorists can't pass when there is a double yellow line. Quit your beefin'.

Let's all give Dr. Bryan Johnson the benefit of the doubt that he'll be the change agent the system needs — at least until he proves that he is not.

College is supposed to be a place where you can agree and disagree and have intellectual discussions. If one is intellectual, that is.

Chattanooga may be the most-churched city in the country. Wonder if we'd also be judged the most practice-what-we-preach city?

Each week I become a bigger fan of columnist Jay Greeson. I hope our new superintendent will read his latest article.

Best Riverbend ever! Thank you.

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