January 20, 2022 7:35 AM HomePoliticsMorning Reads – Thursday, January 20, 2022 Morning Reads – Thursday, January 20, 2022 By Jessica Szilagyi Politics 3 Comments Peaches They settled on a Georgia island while enslaved. Now they fight rising seas, land loss to preserve culture.‘Backroom deals’ reshape Democratic races in GeorgiaMore money for courts in hopes of clearing backlogSecurity for the Arbery trial cost taxpayers $1.08 millionHow a powerful company persuaded Georgia to let it bury toxic waste in groundwaterPolitician praises politiciansPeacocks take over Georgia neighborhood Jimmy Carter Even laundry is about to get more expensiveLegislator dies using medical suicide law he helped passThe Government Hoarded 750 Million N95 Masks While Telling You To Wear OneBiden moves to remake the Fed“As A Teacher, I Work Hard For Your Children. Unfortunately, I Can’t Afford To Have My Own.”Tennessee judge who routinely jailed children announced she’s retiring Sweet Tea Facebook working on mysterious ‘authentic’ robot eyeball that could track where humans are looking Share this:TumblrFacebookRedditTwitterEmailPrint Related About Author Jessica Szilagyi 3 Comments drjay I’d have been interested in reading about sapelo island, but i’m not interested in subscribing to usa today to do so… January 20, 2022 8:13 AM Log in to Reply Mr. Bear Agree. I understand paywalls, but they’re a symptom of the mentality that says: “Somewhere, someone, somehow is getting away with something.” January 20, 2022 9:54 AM Log in to Reply chamblee54 Tallulah Bankhead was a staunch Democrat, as is fitting for the political family she was raised in. During the McCarthy era, an actress friend of hers was accused of being a communist. Miss Bankhead made a statement of support for the actress on the radio, and then asked her, are you a communist? The actress said that her daddy was a republican, and so she guessed that was what she was. Miss Bankhead was horrified. “A republican! That’s worse than being a goddamn communist.” January 20, 2022 10:04 AM Log in to Reply Add a Comment Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.