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Speak Out 11/1/10

Monday, November 1, 2010

No chickens

Growing up in Cape Girardeau near Southeast Missouri Hospital, I had a neighbor who kept chickens. There were always rats and mice running around the chickens, and the smell sometimes got very bad. Please don't allow this in the city again.

NPR commentator

A recent speak out comment claiming NPR fired their only African-American voice, Juan Williams, was incorrect. There are several African-American program hosts and contributors working for NPR.

Mental illness

October is national mental illness awareness month, and no one seems to be aware of this. Many people do not know what a mental illness is and how it affects a person. Most people only know how mental illnesses are portrayed in the media and movies, which is an incorrect stereotype. People with a mental illness can achieve goals and be successful. Many have an IQ score that exceeds the average person.

Church and state

The Speak Out comment that stated the Constitution does not contain the statement "separation of church and state" was correct. However, the author of the comment was wrong in the interpretation. Our forefathers came to this country for religious freedom. This statement did not mean that Christians could not be involved in government. Our founding fathers even held church services in the Senate and White House.


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No chickens --- this is what Prop B is for...

NPR commentator --- "African-American voice" ?..what is that suppose to be and what would it sound like ?

Mental illness ---- i'm illegally sane and think it's not fair us crazy folks only get a month comp time..

Church and state -- if the Constitution reality meant anything , we wouldn't have ObamaCare ..

this Halloween , everyone sat around goblin down their dinner....

-- Posted by ad..man on Mon, Nov 1, 2010, at 12:39 AM

I recently talked to a doctor who told me sex was great for my health. I think I will go to the city council and ask them to let me open a house of prostitution. I will also have my lawyer with me and if they turn me down and allow the other guy to keep his chickens I will file discrimination charges against them

-- Posted by newman90 on Mon, Nov 1, 2010, at 8:16 AM

newman90 ,

prostitution chickens..? oh no , tell me it isn't so !

-- Posted by ad..man on Mon, Nov 1, 2010, at 8:44 AM

No chickens: Hogwash! The chickens were killing the rats!

NPR commentator: Keep politics out of NPR!

Mental illness: Is narcissism considered a mental illness?

Church and state: As long as we're all Catholic, I'm all for joining church and state. *grins*

-- Posted by Egotistical_Bigot on Mon, Nov 1, 2010, at 10:29 AM

Newman

Just name your bordello the Chicken Ranch, and you should be ok.

-- Posted by docksider21 on Mon, Nov 1, 2010, at 11:04 AM

Not one casino comment. What's wrong here.

-- Posted by SWBG on Mon, Nov 1, 2010, at 11:56 AM

Bigot--I don't believe I've seen you around in a while! And yes, for the record, narcissism is considered a mental illness. I would know, because I'm completely amazing in every way. ;-)

SWBG---That made me laugh!

-- Posted by MusicMaker on Mon, Nov 1, 2010, at 12:04 PM

Chickens are only good for frying...if you like fried chicken.

-- Posted by voyager on Mon, Nov 1, 2010, at 12:15 PM

if ya wanna be totally honest , chickens are foul...

-- Posted by ad..man on Mon, Nov 1, 2010, at 1:04 PM

"And yes, for the record, narcissism is considered a mental illness."

Would that make Obama mentally ill then??

-- Posted by Have_Wheels_Will_Travel on Mon, Nov 1, 2010, at 2:17 PM

Chickens are only good for frying...if you like fried chicken.

-- Posted by voyager on Mon, Nov 1, 2010, at 12:15 PM

They make good chicken and dumplings as well, and chicken rice soup.

-- Posted by Have_Wheels_Will_Travel on Mon, Nov 1, 2010, at 2:18 PM

Get out and vote casino YES for the future of Cape Girardeau. Jobs, Jobs, & Jobs.

-- Posted by semo471 on Mon, Nov 1, 2010, at 3:36 PM

Vote NO losers LOSERS losers

-- Posted by ho ho ho on Mon, Nov 1, 2010, at 6:27 PM


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