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This Sebastian is the real deal and that’s no joke

I don’t know how schoolteachers manage to do what they do and do it as well as they do, given the obstacles tossed in ...

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Updated: jun. 26, 2016 4:00 a.m.

Georgia can learn something from Louisiana

This may be the first time I've ever written these words, but here goes: Georgia could learn a lesson from Louisiana.

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Posted: jun. 23, 2016 1:01 p.m. | Updated: jun. 26, 2016 4:00 a.m.

Junior E. Lee talks about what bugs him this election year

I had hoped to catch you up on the current status of the presidential race before now but in order to do so, I needed ...

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Posted: jun. 18, 2016 4:58 p.m. | Updated: jun. 19, 2016 5:00 a.m.

Orlando is why we need surveillance

The FBI had the Orlando gunman under watch — twice — and, after much consideration, decided to stop following him. Was this a mistake? Obviously, tragically so.

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Posted: jun. 18, 2016 5:01 p.m. | Updated: jun. 19, 2016 5:00 a.m.

Defeating radical Islamic terrorism

I normally do not opine about national issues, as I am a state legislator. But I find I must make an exception in this case ...

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Posted: jun. 18, 2016 5:02 p.m. | Updated: jun. 19, 2016 4:00 a.m.

UGA athletic director does right thing the right way

I haven’t met University of Georgia Athletic Director Greg McGarity, but I give him high marks for the way in which he has handled ...

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Posted: jun. 08, 2016 10:42 a.m. | Updated: jun. 12, 2016 5:00 a.m.

A Trump presidency would sink all boats

Hello, investors. Come join the foreign policy experts in daily panic attacks over what a President Donald Trump would mean for your world. What does ...

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Posted: jun. 08, 2016 11:01 a.m. | Updated: jun. 12, 2016 5:00 a.m.

Some good guys leave the playing field

We’ve spent a lot of time talking about people running for office this year, but I want to note the departure of a few ...

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Posted: jun. 08, 2016 11:08 a.m. | Updated: jun. 12, 2016 5:00 a.m.

Will the ‘Trump effect’ oust Georgia incumbents?

Whether you like or dislike Donald Trump, there’s no question he has pulled off an impressive political feat.

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Posted: may. 21, 2016 1:44 p.m. | Updated: may. 22, 2016 5:00 a.m.

Democrats' divisiveness and the House of Cards

While there has been much consternation and media coverage of the split between Trump supporters and the Republican establishment in the past few months, the ...

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Posted: may. 21, 2016 1:46 p.m. | Updated: may. 22, 2016 5:00 a.m.

A life in numbers

Numbers are how one keeps score. Those who engage in any competitive endeavor — business, sports, even weight loss — seek numbers to tell them how well ...

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Posted: may. 21, 2016 1:47 p.m. | Updated: may. 22, 2016 5:00 a.m.

Your Mission -- Learning to Live

Donald Trump is the presumptive Republican nominee, and Hillary Clinton continues to battle Bernie Sanders for the Democratic nomination. This week, Trump stated that he ...

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Posted: may. 14, 2016 5:28 p.m. | Updated: may. 15, 2016 4:00 a.m.

When did Gov. Deal become a liberal?

The casual political observer might be asking this question after taking in the events of the past few weeks: When did Nathan Deal become a ...

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Posted: may. 14, 2016 5:24 p.m.

It’s been a strange election year

When friends ask me if I’m ever going to retire as a working journalist, I respond, “How can I leave when I’m having ...

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Posted: may. 10, 2016 11:24 a.m.

Trump drives spike into culture war politics

Days before the Indiana primary, Ted Cruz paraded his two young daughters in matching pink dresses and spoke darkly of "putting little girls alone in ...

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Posted: may. 10, 2016 11:23 a.m.

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