Austin Rhodes

The Great Case for Torture

The Great Case for Torture

Horrible news Tuesday morning on the Taliban attack in Pakistan that claimed the lives of over 130 young students, targeted by the terrorists if, for no other reason, than they were easy targets. Imagine if you will that the CIA ran across one member of that Taliban attack team last week, and found evidence of […]

Austin Through the Years

Austin Through the Years

It all began 15 years ago, when WGAC radio host Austin Rhodes began writing his own column in the Metro Spirit. No one knew exactly what to expect, but one thing was certain: There was nothing anonymous about this column. Like it or not, it has always been all Austin Rhodes. Anyone who’s been in Augusta […]

Just Who Should be Scared of Whom? (Revisited)

Just Who Should be Scared of Whom? (Revisited)

I write my own headlines. It is a perk of being the senior columnist for the Spirit and, truth be told, I am pretty good at it. With this week’s column there is an unusual caveat that comes with that revelation. While I did develop the headline that you see based on what I had […]