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Apple CEO Tim Cook publicly acknowledges that he's gay for first time

...a stand, said Richard Zweigenhaft, a Guilford College psychology professor who co-wrote the book Diversity in the Power Elite."This is not going to help Apple, and it's not going to hurt Apple. It's almost sort of immune because their products...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-30/apple-ceo-tim-cook-publicl
Sturgill Simpson is country guy in disguise

...building momentum or controversy with his music.Simpson's 2013 debut release, High Top Mountain, recorded with Music Row elite, Hargus "Pig" Robbins who worked with David Allan Coe, and Robby Turner who worked with Waylon Jennings, catapulted him...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-10-29/sturgill-simpson-coun
Finish line is in sight in NASCAR

...race, it's worth taking a lot of risk, even if you upset your teammate."Matt Kenseth and Kevin Harvick both are in the Elite Eight. But Harvick's chances took a crippling blow with a bump from Kenseth at Martinsville that sent Harvick to a 33rd-place...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-10-29/finish-line-sight-nascar
Playoffs teams heading into the home stretch

Greenbrier and Swainsboro will take trips to Columbus, Ga., this week for the Elite Eight softball tournament.Swainsboro will play Heard County at 2:30 p.m. Thursday in the Class AA bracket. Greenbrier will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2014-10-27/playoffs-teams-headin
Elites manipulate behind the scenes

...capitalism. They contended that the elite class would abuse the working...Lately, I can see that the elite of society did not forget. Elites have waged an unscrupulous pre-emptive...on abortions and gay rights, elites continue to widen the financial...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/18/let_89246.shtml
Letters
Europe's elites slammed

...about the United States. The political elites, in their arrogance, failed to sell...individual liberty. The disconnect between the elites and the citizenry can be seen clearly...with his people. Europe's political elites - the governing class as well as the media...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/03/edi_454933.shtml
Editorials
American, US Airways merging mile programs in 2015

...before addressing such a major change.The combined program will have about 100 million members. There will be three levels of elite customers, like in American's AAdvantage plan, and not four levels, as in US Airways' Dividend Miles.American and US...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-28/american-us-airways-mergin
Ethanol initiative harmful

...damage by processing corn into fuel instead of food is hurting people on limited budgets much more than overpaid government elites who hardly care about the price of gas.The Obama voting bloc and low-information people do not even understand the hypocrisy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2013-09-18/ethanol-initiative-harmf
Stop destruction of our country

...such as the globalist, internationalist elites of the Democratic and Republican parties...United States is not the property of the elites to give away. It is a gift to us from...future generations. We must resist those elites who push to give up our sovereignty via...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/11/04/let_150456.shtml
Letters
Gore for '04?

Democratic party elites and activists are not pleased at former Vice President Al Gore's return...choose a presidential nominee in the primaries, don't agree with the elites. In his return to Florida last week, Gore got a rousing reception...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/12/edi_338191.shtml
Editorials