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Said no Augustan ever.

Said no Augustan ever.

We’ve all seen them. Those little sayings on Facebook attached to silly drawings that people either love or despise. Posts such as, “I didn’t realize it was Friday,” said no teacher ever. Or, “I’m leaving her. She just wanted me for my video games,” said no man ever. And, how about, “This jewelry makes me […]

Masterful propaganda clip long on emotion, short on substance

Masterful propaganda clip long on emotion, short on substance

The production team responsible for the two and half minute Humane Society video “expose” of animal cruelty in the medical research labs of Georgia Regents University should step out of the shadows and take a bow. I am sure there have been more effective pieces of outrageous propaganda produced for various reasons over the years, […]

Russell versus Guilfoyle in the battle of the budget

Russell versus Guilfoyle in the battle of the budget

Augusta Commissioner Wayne Guilfoyle had clearly had enough. Enough of a 2014 proposed budget that had been out of balance by more than $8.5 million for weeks. Enough of discussions about increasing property taxes to maintain city services. Enough of poring over the hundreds of budget pages without getting much feedback from his colleagues. During […]