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Rants & Raves

...Magazine go after Southern white men? Why is no one yelling "racism?" IT'S PATHETIC THAT Americans elected Obama twice. How sad; how dangerous. RAOUL CASTRO SAYS Obama is an "honest man." Funniest thing this year. HILLARY WANTS TO "reduce income...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-16/rants-raves
A hard lesson to learn

Among the many learning experiences available on a college campus, this has to be one of the saddest we've ever seen.Impressionable young men ? who a few years ago would've been considered boys ? were caught on video singing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-03-16/hard-lesson-learn
Care act unaffordable

...and most states have not expanded Medicaid or established the health exchanges necessary to receive federal subsidies.The saddest part of the Affordable Care Act is that it ultimately is unaffordable. Insuring the uninsured is a laudable goal but one that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-03-14/care-act-unaffordable
Is our image of Santa Claus a Coca-Cola creation?

There's nothing sadder in this world than to awake Christmas morning and not be a child. -- Erma Bombeck Merry Christmas. No holiday has more traditions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/12/25/kir_178055.shtml
Bill Kirby
Senior player hooked again 10 years later

It's doubtful that anyone was sadder to see the Regions Cup golf tournament season end Sunday at Jones Creek Golf Club than Augusta's Carl Pilcher. Pilcher has been...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/08/27/wes_470979.shtml
David Westin
Sad for innocent bystanders

...admit to being surprised. I am saddened, however, and I mean that sincerely. I am sad for President Bill Clinton, sadder for Hillary Rodham Clinton and sadder still for Chelsea Clinton. If there is an innocent bystander in this whole mess...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/29/op_237446.shtml
Opinion columns
Apologetic Martin leaves Ryder Cup

SOTOGRANDE, Spain (AP) - Miguel Angel Martin left the Ryder Cup on Wednesday a richer, though somewhat sadder, golfer. The Spaniard was bumped from the European team three weeks ago when wrist surgery rendered him unable to play. After...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/09/25/oth_215140.shtml
Other sports
Moore's stellar career ends on a down note

...seat on the Connecticut bench for the final time. Just 1.1 seconds remained in her college career and the ending was far sadder than she had ever imagined.For once, everything Moore did for Connecticut wasn't quite enough.Notre Dame beat the Huskies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2011-04-04/moores-stellar-career-end
College | Sports
Innocent man sent to prison

...American court system. We are the country that teaches all other countries the right way to freedom and democracy and, even sadder, we don't really have it perfect here. Old men of corrupt minds and racism still sit in judges' seats and practice evil...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/19/let_339714.shtml
Letters
Suffocating

...didn't have anything to do with pushing the Georgia Regents name. Evidence to the contrary is flowing in.But perhaps the saddest part of this complete disregard for the community is the arrogant, heavy-handed way it's been carried out. There is such...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2012-08-21/suffocating