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Is racism the problem in Augusta's government? No -- it's everything but

...the city he called home. His honors in Augusta came late in his life, long after the rest of the world had acknowledged his genius.Whether local people embraced or rejected James Brown had more to do with his behavior than his race. Mr. Brown was born...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-07-20/racism-problem-a
Pop Rocks: Brown's legacy is one this community can be proud of

...special screening in Augusta.The Bobby Jones movie Stroke of Genius had a Masters Week premier in 2004. Summer Heat, based on...was clearly fiction (and not based in Augusta) and Stroke of Genius built in part on an asset already leveraged by the community...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-15/pop-rocks-browns-lega
Netherlands survives in shootout against Costa Rica

...penalties in a 4-3 shootout victory over Costa Rica, making the Manchester United-bound Van Gaal again look like a soccer genius."It worked out," Van Gaal said Saturday after his team played Costa Rica to a 0-0 draw through extra time. "That was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-05/netherlands-survives
Night at the Movies

...Evans, Aiken, MonettaTHE SIGNAL (PG-13): Three college students on a road trip across the Southwest track a computer genius who has already hacked into MIT and exposed security faults. ExchangeTHINK LIKE A MAN TOO (PG-13): Sequel to Think Like...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-09/night-movies
Music by Turner: Expect Beach Boys to bring fun, fun, fun for Augusta audience

...over 50 hits must have done something right, and for the Beach Boys it will always be about the original recordings and the genius of Brian Wilson's astounding melodies paired with Mike Love's lyrics.The surf will always be up for great endless harmonies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-08/music-turner-expect-b
Foundation names 'genius grant' winners

...John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation found the idea genius. Jeffrey Brenner, a doctor and founder of the organization...was named Wednesday as one of 24 to receive a $625,000 "genius grant" from the foundation. "This is an acknowledgment that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2013-09-25/foundation-names-genius-gran
Electoral College is genius

...under the wishes of the other third.I would recommend to the letter writer who might not have thoroughly thought through the genius of the Electoral College that, rather than contributing further to the dismantling of our beloved Constitution, he focus more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-04-13/electoral-college-genius
Review: 'Tim's Vermeer' demystifies a masterpiece

...Vermeer is a simple little documentary that, in not 90 minutes, accomplishes nothing less than the demystification of artistic genius.We've long been romanticized by the concept of the divine artist, blessed with otherworldly talent. Tim's Vermeer isn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-02-03/review-tims-vermeer-demystifies-mas
Rants & Raves

...heart that throwing money at those who can't learn, throwing money at the special teaching advisers will not make a child a genius. A certain segment of society just can't be taught. Parents, who want your child to graduate better take control of your...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-02/rants-raves
Dine & Dish: Doughnuts served at Whoa-Nuts will make you pause

...Lane happens to be in the same strip mall as my favorite froyo, Tutti Frutti ? has the same concept, but with doughnuts. Genius!We'd tried to go a couple of times soon after it opened, but kept missing it as the storefront closed early. One Saturday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-03-28/dine-dish-doughnuts-s