Austin Rhodes

Trump Hyperbole Ridiculous and Silly

Trump Hyperbole Ridiculous and Silly

“Donald Trump is the worst person to ever run for any office, ever.” — Typical quote, from a typical editorial, from a typical American newspaper run about a gazillion times in the last six months.   I do not come to praise Donald Trump, but I do not come to bury him in a two-ton […]

Getting Away with Murder, and Looking Good Doing It

Getting Away with Murder, and Looking Good Doing It

I have to hand it to Media General, the parent company of Augusta’s WJBF-TV, Channel 6. They appear to have pulled off one of the sneakiest media maneuvers ever made in the Augusta market, while making their innocent competitors look like schmucks in the process. While the evil spirit of Simon Legree may be somewhere […]

District 13 or Augusta Commission? You Decide.

District 13 or Augusta Commission? You Decide.

Folks, I yield my column space this week to my dear sister-in-law, Leah Guillebeau Cassell. She is one of the smartest women I know and, as you can see here, fiercely loyal and impeccably well spoken. She posted this on her Facebook page in the wake of Tuesday’s hideous Augusta Commission meeting, and the indefensible shenanigans that […]