Author: Ginny

Morning Reads for Friday, August 14, 2020

The Fair is canceled for the first time in 30 years.  At least high school football might start. Maybe.  Of course, it’s Douglas County.  Where’s a Bat Signal when you need one?  That Bee.  So funny.  Not the Bee. Seriously. As it should be.   Alpacas. Not just for yarn anymore.  Instant Legolas.  Silly me.  I

Morning Reads for Friday, August 7, 2020

Southerners love their dogs. Georgia shows “…a smart and directed reopening is absolutely possible.” Since when does threatening teenagers get the result you want?  LOLz. Sadness.  Not much time left to visit this gem. Goosebumps ON FIRE, baby! Vindicated. All we need is a fainting couch, and our 2020 life will be complete. GoT creator

Morning Reads for Friday, July 31,2020

And so it begins. (Which means we’ll all have to save up our Good Old-Fashioned Hate until next year. ) Well, it’s Auburn. The stupid.  It burns. Paranoid? You will be. Will we ever do a lot of things again? Well-deserved. Reindeer games.  Nice convention you have there.. Ministry of Truth. Visions of biscuits dancing

Morning Reads for Friday, July 24, 2020

Georgia film industry still active. For those of us following the restoration of the Little House in Louisville (a.k.a Louise), this is heartbreaking news. There will be a run on popcorn next Tuesday. Logic?  That was thrown out the window a while back.  Opening Day(ish) is finally here.   As baseball timidly dips its toe

Morning Reads for Friday, July 10, 2020

Athens Academy sees an opportunity to make lemonade out of lemons. Tyler’s heart is as broken as ours. Burnin’ Love. Unemployment continues to drop. Night holds no fear for them (aka I love the woods). Your weekly Hamilton silliness. Who ever had Mongolian Bubonic Plague on their Bingo card, well, shut up. Springtime for South

Morning Reads for Friday, July 3, 2020

This is discouraging.  Savannah requires masks in public places. Callaway Gardens is still planning to have fireworks this weekend.  Do you think hurricanes care about viruses? Lawd.  22 and 26. South Carolina has a great Senator. FSU shows its colors. Walder Frey was unavailable for comment. No. No. No. Good news. Better news. Remembering Carl

Morning Reads for Friday, June 26, 2020

And there was great rejoicing. No furloughs for state employees. We all need a break. Let’s go. Green tomato pie, yumyum.  We know so little. World’s fastest super-computer is Japanese. Minority Report, all over again. Economics and historical memorialization. Save the trees! A taste of Mordor. Honestly, The Bee is sounding more like real news

Morning Reads for Friday, June 5, 2020

Douglas County Commissioner unable to follow simple instructions.  Hide the silverware. The Legislature reconvenes next Monday.  Governor Kemp says budget cuts may not be as drastic as first expected.  Advice for college freshmen.  Some good news – the market is rising.  The honourable thing to do.  SMOD.  Ironical. When will the car shows crank up?  

Morning Reads for Friday, May 29,2020

Gov. Kemp lifts more restrictions; media tantrums continue. Keep an eye on the Douglas County election results.  Popcorn required. Looking forward to fall. Ministry of Truth. “Work together.”  What a novel concept. More space news. Or something. (Why headlines matter.) New scary Tech Word of the Day: Deepfake. Is it time to leave Twitter? Tally