To the point

To the point

There are 2 comments on the Springfield News Leader story from Mar 2, 2012, titled To the point. In it, Springfield News Leader reports that:

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Since: Mar 10

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#1 Mar 2, 2012
No. I agree with, but not quoting at all, Nick Reed's point.

I use to sit out back while the storm warning sirens went off. It happened so often, it was not really an alert. It was normal. Just telling me a good storm to look at was here.

On the phone, chit chatting sometimes. Stupid sirens. Often the sirens went off all night long. What was I suppose to do? Sleep in my closet half the summer?

Other than not turning the sirens with every storm, I cannot even fathom a way it could be improved unless you have different sounds for actual sitings or damage in the area.

Since: Mar 10

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#2 Mar 2, 2012
And I still probably will sit out back...

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