May 10, 2018 6:00 AM HomeMorning ReadsMorning Reads – Thursday, May 10, 2018 Morning Reads – Thursday, May 10, 2018 By Jessica Szilagyi Morning Reads 8 Comments On this date in 1994, Nelson Mandela was sworn in as South Africa’s first black president. Peaches Georgia Power playing hardball in PSC race More armed teachers on the way? Are Georgia casinos worth the gamble for education? At least Georgia has this going for them Poorest in town Georgia The training effect of officer-involved shootings in Georgia Georgia sperm donor leaves families with very options Education is up in prisons Jimmy Carter Is taking away press credentials in our future? When she wouldn’t give her landlord an ultrasound photo, woman lost her apartment Sweet Tea $10 Billion of Bitcoin in bunkers Homeless and libraries. A home controlled entirely by Alexa Phone snoopers the next biggest threat The spike in psychiatric drug use Priorities in Red Bull The sleep patterns of married couples Share this:TwitterFacebookTumblrRedditEmailPrint Related About Author Jessica Szilagyi Subscribe Login Notify of new follow-up comments new replies to my comments Please login to comment 8 Comments Oldest Newest Inline Feedbacks View all comments Will Durant 2 years ago A couple of hundred thou isn’t hardball to Georgia Power and Southern Company, that isn’t even pin money for them. They have more than a century of playing political ball and when they are really playing hardball they never get any on ’em. Dave Bearse 2 years ago Trump had claimed the Obama administration had “long been asking” for the release of the three hostages, except that two of the three had been detained during Trump’s term. One of those two had been detained longer than the time of the one detained during Obama’s term of office during Obama’s term of office. No matter, dumb Trump Republicans know Trump words as the God honest truth, so you’re sure they’re pious Christians. “Kim Hak-song was arrested on May 6, 2017. He worked at Pyongyang University of Science and Technology, a university founded by American evangelical scholars. Tony Kim, also… Read more » xdog 2 years ago Reply to Dave Bearse I give Beijing a lot of credit. Chairman Un (to quote Pompeo) recently travelled north and I suspect he heard a lot about how uncle-killing and missile-lobbing isn’t really a help to Belt and Road and China’s other long-term strategies to get rich(er). Dumping the Iran agreement is just the current regime’s latest act to show how empty America’s promises are. Along with ignoring governmental and societal norms, Trump has abdicated the title of leader of the free world, and there are no clear successors in sight. Maybe Macron, but it would take the right crisis. Maybe May if she… Read more » chamblee54 2 years ago https://chamblee54.wordpress.com/2018/05/10/changing-the-flag-3/ 666 words about the Georgia State flag chefdavid 2 years ago Sometimes what happens in Nashvegas doesn’t stay in Nashvegas. http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/breakingnews/story/2018/may/09/catoosa-county-prosecutor-arrested-criminal-trespass-drug-possession/470425/ Noway2016 2 years ago Continue to follow the saga of The Dipshit! Lol! http://dailycaller.com/2018/05/09/russian-collusion-trial-robert-mueller-first-casualty/ Noway2016 2 years ago Wow! https://www.yahoo.com/news/us-defy-most-world-jerusalem-embassy-move-094014352.html Dave Bearse 2 years ago Was it a handout or a tax cut? Campaign money is important, but circumstances are that the donation won’t deter Dem opposition enthusiasm. Its primary benefit may be to neutralize and deter the kooks running on the GOP side.