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    Police Chief

    What happened?
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    Reaping rewards is bad?

    Reaping rewards is bad?
  3. http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imageca...

    http://www.cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/cartoon_550/images/Foden20140502-BenGhillary.jpg
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    Tell ya what makes me mad. A so - called...

    Tell ya what makes me mad. A so - called newspaper that carries a vendetta to ridiculousness. Since when does a responsible journalist base a report on speculation? Can we spell incompetence?
  5. Thread: Racist

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    What does the Congressional White Caucus have to...

    What does the Congressional White Caucus have to say about it? Oh, wait a minute. We can't have a CWC because that would be racist.
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    Sue, you were offended by Pull This' question? ...

    Sue, you were offended by Pull This' question? Would it have been less offensive to you if he had used the word "tabernacle" instead of "restaurant" and "disciples" instead of "friends"? Jesus DID...
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    Sue, what did Jesus drink with his meals? Many...

    Sue, what did Jesus drink with his meals? Many times in the Bible, it speaks of drinking wine. Does drinking wine with your meal make you any less a Christian? There is nothing wrong with...
  8. Thread: Be safe

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    Why do people feel the need to consume alcohol...

    Why do people feel the need to consume alcohol when celebrating the New Year? I'll have my usual cup of hot cocoa while eating a helping of cabbage and black-eye peas as the ball drops in Times...
  9. Do you mean to say that all of the fire...

    Do you mean to say that all of the fire departments and the "golden" city of Eastland are funded by only 6,066 people?

    That's how many people live outside the cities in Eastland County. The...
  10. OK, let me 'splain to you how it worked. Last...

    OK, let me 'splain to you how it worked. Last year, when the contract was about to expire, the city went to the county and said that they would need more money during the coming year (this year). ...
  11. Paragraph (c)(2): You may read into this that a...

    Paragraph (c)(2): You may read into this that a county MAY provide fire protection services.

    Paragraph (e): You tell me... is $20,000 FAIR compensation for a service that costs the city $64,000?...
  12. Here's a hint: GOVERNMENT CODE TITLE 7....

    Here's a hint:
    GOVERNMENT CODE

    TITLE 7. INTERGOVERNMENTAL RELATIONS

    CHAPTER 791. INTERLOCAL COOPERATION CONTRACTS

    SUBCHAPTER A. GENERAL PROVISIONS

    SUBCHAPTER B. GENERAL INTERLOCAL...
  13. I agree. There has to be compromise. But it has...

    I agree. There has to be compromise. But it has to be on both sides of the issue. So far, the only one that has compromised is the city. They are continuing to provide fire services despite the...
  14. Another attempt at intimidation to silence...

    Another attempt at intimidation to silence critics.
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    The reference to EBAA sounds like an attempt at...

    The reference to EBAA sounds like an attempt at intimidation, doesn't it? Do you think you are going to silence RME by mentioning his supposed place of employment? Attack the post, not the poster.
  16. Thread: Boars Nest

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    Let me guess. You?

    Let me guess. You?
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    And where can we find Buicks, Cadillacs, Lincolns...

    And where can we find Buicks, Cadillacs, Lincolns and Porsches mentioned in the bible? Just because something isn't mentioned in the bible doesn't make it a bad thing. A Christmas tree is just one...
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    A tax on Christmas trees? How about putting a...

    A tax on Christmas trees? How about putting a tax on veils and turbans?
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    Were the Georgia men also praised by the...

    Were the Georgia men also praised by the President? Have they been praised by anyone on the left or on the right?
    I saw news coverage last week of the Occupy Oakland protest. One of the...
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    C'mon, flip-flop, admit it. The...

    C'mon, flip-flop, admit it. The Republican-controlled House of Representatives is proposing and passing legislation that will put Americans back to work, and House Democrats are supporting those...
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    Who cares about the Tea Party? It will not...

    Who cares about the Tea Party? It will not succeed, just as the Occupy Wall Street movement will not succeed. They both are loud, outrageous, and raise awareness of problems, but ultimately, they...
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    http://www.cpusa.org/solidarity-with-occupy-wall-s...

    http://www.cpusa.org/solidarity-with-occupy-wall-street-teleconference-oct-11/

    'nuff said.
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    Obama raised a staggering $86 million for his...

    Obama raised a staggering $86 million for his re-election campaign during the first quarter. The Republicans are expected to raise about $35 million overall.

    That makes Mr. Obama one of the...
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    It's drivel. Why can't someone answer my...

    It's drivel. Why can't someone answer my question?

    I'll ask it again. Why should I be concerned about my CEO's pay? It has no bearing on my pay. If we follow the liberal protesters' logic,...
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    http://static5.businessinsider.com/image/4e9460bae...

    http://static5.businessinsider.com/image/4e9460baeab8ea2d4d000022-547/ceo-pay-is-now-350x-the-average-workers-up-from-50x-from-1960-1985.jpg

    Why should I waste my time on the link when it...
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    Hogwash! The protests are about INEQUALITY in...

    Hogwash! The protests are about INEQUALITY in the financial world. The protesters and their liberal supporters want an equal distribution of the nation's wealth. What difference does it make how...
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    Perhaps.

    Perhaps.
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    "Y'all need to stop cryin', stop complainin',...

    "Y'all need to stop cryin', stop complainin', quit grumblin'. Take off your bedroom slippers and put on your marching shoes and follow me into battle."

    Flopocrat, your president hasn't led...
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    Yeah, and aren't the unions the cause of General...

    Yeah, and aren't the unions the cause of General Motors' bankruptcy? To pay the exorbitant wages that the union demanded, GM had to increase the price of a Chevrolet from $2,800 in 1959 to over...
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    And the Rats' solution is to spend more and more...

    And the Rats' solution is to spend more and more and more. Isn't that kinda like digging your way out of a hole?
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    There are two ways to deal with a situation where...

    There are two ways to deal with a situation where your expenditures exceed your revenue. You can either decrease your expenditures or you can increase your revenue.

    Pubs want to decrease...
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    Why do QUESTIONS have to imply something? ...

    Why do QUESTIONS have to imply something? Perhaps those questions will get someone to thinking for a change.

    Think about this. Eastland County has a population of 18,583. 12,465 of those...
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    Questions for anyone that can answer them: 1....

    Questions for anyone that can answer them:

    1. Did the city taxpayers in Eastland and Ranger pay for the construction of Lake Leon so that those two cities would have a water supply?

    2. Do...
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    George does a good job of running the board. ...

    George does a good job of running the board. It's no easy task, as you well know. It has been clearly stated in the not-too-distant past that this board is not a democracy. It isn't run by the...
  35. Ignorance is bliss. Until you're dead.

    Ignorance is bliss.

    Until you're dead.
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    HE is not pulling us out of the wars. HE is...

    HE is not pulling us out of the wars. HE is reducing the number of troops in the area, increasing the danger to troops still there. Pulling us out vs winning the wars. What an accomplishment.
    HE...
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    You are right, Kay! What a load of elephant...

    You are right, Kay! What a load of elephant dung! Except that it's donkey crap, instead. Now, here's the facts about the so-called "subsidies".
    Small communities across America are struggling...
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    The Patriot Act has saved your ass numerous...

    The Patriot Act has saved your ass numerous times. But then, I wouldn't expect recognition of that fact from someone who can't see through this so-called President.
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    Kay, your attacks on WalMart, Lowes, and other...

    Kay, your attacks on WalMart, Lowes, and other corporate giants sounds very typical of Democrats and liberals who wish to destroy the very entities that provide employment for millions of Americans. ...
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    I thought that's why they hired a city manager. ...

    I thought that's why they hired a city manager. You mean we should go straight to the city commissioners instead of going through the chain of command?
  41. Is it just me or does the picture of Obama in...

    Is it just me or does the picture of Obama in Pull This' avatar look kinda like an acorn?

    A.C.O.R.N. = corruption

    The country is falling apart economically, but our neighborhoods are...
  42. Well, ain't it true? I'm sick and damn tired of...

    Well, ain't it true? I'm sick and damn tired of the county pussyfooting around with this thing. **** or get off the pot.
  43. I haven't heard the cities complaining about...

    I haven't heard the cities complaining about picking up the tab for runs IN town. The majority of FIRE calls are outside the cities. The majority of medical assists, car crashes and gas leak calls...
  44. And one more thing, while we're on the subject. ...

    And one more thing, while we're on the subject. When Eastland Dispatch has a malfunction with equipment, and can't communicate with the rest of the world, guess who steps in and takes over the task...
  45. Have the rural citizens been paying more than...

    Have the rural citizens been paying more than their share in sales taxes to Gorman to provide rural fire services? How about Rising Star? Carbon? Olden? Ranger? Desdemona? Those places don't...
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    www.flipocrat.com (http://www.flipocrat.com) =...

    www.flipocrat.com = the biggest piece of socialist crap I've seen lately, other than the Presidential address to the nation yesterday.
  47. Thread: How many?

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    We elected the County Commissioners and the...

    We elected the County Commissioners and the County Judge to allocate our tax dollars in an appropriate way. They are abdicating their obligations to the public when they allow volunteer fire...
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    AT&T wireless

    Is anyone else having problems with AT&T celll service in Eastland? Dropped calls, missed calls, low or no signal, and conversations in which you can hear every third word or so. I complained to...
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    Re: Eastland Freshman Initiation

    Sec. 37.154. CONSENT NOT A DEFENSE. It is not a defense to prosecution of an offense under this subchapter that the person against whom the hazing was directed consented to or acquiesced in the...
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    Re: Eastland Freshman Initiation

    To which lake inside the city limits were the girls taken to wash off the "nasty food"?
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    Re: Eastland Freshman Initiation

    Sec. 37.152. PERSONAL HAZING OFFENSE. (a) A person commits an offense if the person:
    (1) engages in hazing;
    (2) solicits, encourages, directs, aids, or attempts to aid another in engaging in...
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    Re: Mosque In New York City

    You can't kick ass when you are bowing.
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    Re: Mosque In New York City

    THIS average American has a problem with Islam. And other average Americans SHOULD have a problem with Islam. Their "religion" teaches them that they should kill "infidels". Well, guess who the...
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    Re: I hope this is not true!!

    Dave, you're a businessman. Do you believe that cities and counties should handle their finances like a business? If a service that you provide costs you $84,000 per year, and you were only...
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    Re: I hope this is not true!!

    Wait a minute! I want to make sure I understand what you're saying. If you live outside the city limits and pay county taxes, then the city should provide you a service?
    You are paying county...
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    Re: I hope this is not true!!

    I don't think Eastland is trying to get more money for itself. It looks like they are just trying to get the county to take care of the county's responsibilities instead of getting the cities to do...
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    Re: Shooting Last Night?

    It's in the charter. Just go to City Hall and read it.
    It's in BIG RED LETTERS.
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    Re: whats going on in Ranger?

    Lawsuits are filed in a court, not in the Secretary of State's office. Sounds like there's more than just THREE blind mice in Ranger.
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    Re: whats going on in Ranger?

    When is the last time in our great history that the State of Texas "took over" the running of a city? Why should the state assume responsibility for the ineptitude of city leaders and voters? The...
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    Re: whats going on in Ranger?

    But you trust 'em to appoint new commissioners to fill the empty seats?
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    Re: whats going on in Ranger?

    Then blame the RIGHT people.
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    Re: whats going on in Ranger?

    Whooooooooooooooooosssssshhhhhhhhhhhhhh!!!

    It's MICROplex, not METROplex. :roll:

    Quotes always have quotation marks around them. The article QUOTED the commissioner. There were no quotes...
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    Re: Eastland Postal Employee Arrested

    The guy is from Cisco. He was arrested by Cisco PD. This thread was started by Ciscoian. But Eastland is the one that's full of assholes? :roll:
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    Re: whats going on in Ranger?

    It's a case of too many chiefs and not enough indians.
  65. Thread: Hooters?

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    Re: Hooters?

    Employment? :lol:
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    Re: Dang $15,660,000

    The court saw them, didn't they? And tossed 'em out. "Frivolous", I believe, is the word used in the judgment that is posted on Microplex News.

    You lost. Give it up. Go and try to make money...
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    Re: Ranger News

    Heheheh! Is that worse than being from Ranger and not knowing s--- about Ranger? Lawgirl, thanks for helping me to understand the levels of intellect in this debate.
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    Re: A woman with two Gigantic BOOBS!!!!!!

    1. Radical........Strike One!
    2. Feminist......Strike Two!
    3. Democrat....Strike Three! You're out!
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    Re: Presidential Prime Time Address

    In a democracy, does the president tell the CEO of General Motors that he has to resign?
    In a democracy, does the president tell cops that they "acted stupidly" when they arrest a friend of the...
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    Re: Team Redneck Truck Show...

    Some of the Starbucks employees think the store will be closing May 1st.

    The field next to Starbucks???? Didn't know there was a field next to Starbucks.
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    Re: Waterboarding

    All is fair in love and war. This is war. How soon they forget... :sadpace:
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    Re: The Spirited Child

    A "spirited" child? Are you talking about a disruptive child who throws temper tantrums when he doesn't get what he wants? Are you talking about a spoiled child who doesn't know what discipline is?...
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    Re: Changing My Avatar

    I don't have the edit avatar option either. Someone changed my av for me.
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    Re: Just a silly question

    If the water is 100 degrees, the fire only has to raise the temperature 112 degrees to reach boiling point.

    If water is 40 degrees, it has to raise the temp 172 degrees to reach boiling.

    Hot...
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    Re: Thank you spinsters

    My apologies for changing the subject of this thread. I'll take it to another thread.

    Thanks for all you do, vmoody.

    And thanks to whoever put my avatar on here.
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    Re: Thank you spinsters

    This is what I get when I click on the link.
    http://www.eastlandspin.com/picture.php?albumid=33&pictureid=257
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    Re: Thank you spinsters

    Hmmmm, my control panel doesn't offer the option of editing an avatar. Looks like I can edit everything else, but no avatar. :scratch:
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    Re: Unbelievable

    I'm glad someone is doing something about it.
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    Re: Thank you spinsters

    ok, thanks
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    Re: Alphabet Game

    nonsense
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    Re: Just Like Mother Told Me!

    Thank you, Miss Kitty. I uploaded a picture of me in a dumpster, but it's not showing up yet. I figured maybe it had something to do with how many posts I have. ???
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    Re: Thank you spinsters

    Does anyone know how many posts you have to have before you get an avatar?
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    Re: Thank you spinsters

    I think it's http://www.county-line.net
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    Re: Just Like Mother Told Me!

    how many posts do you have to have before you get an avatar?
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    Re: Just Like Mother Told Me!

    Never had that problem. Yet.
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    Re: Reflections!

    I hope he'll do all those things
  87. Thread: Urine Test

    by dumpsterdan
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    Re: Urine Test

    I agree
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    Re: Morning Report from Dallas

    :chuckle:
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    Re: Alphabet Game

    kiowa
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    Re: Make a new sentence

    Time waits for no man.
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    Re: First word that comes to mind

    gossip
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    Re: Change ONE (1) letter to make a new word...

    back
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    Re: End to End... word game

    x-ray
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    Re: 1 Sentence Story Game...

    I hear hushed voices in another room.
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    Re: Word association

    around
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    Re: Unbelievable

    Is that a part of the "No Child Left Behind" program?
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    Re: Unbelievable

    Verrrrrrrry interrrresting.
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