Gettysburg businesses struggle to lure tourists amid federal govern...

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GETTYSBURG, Pa. -- The sign outside the 1863 Inn of Gettysburg is loud and clear: "Unlike the government we never shut down here."

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Davenport

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I can't wait until this worthless hick-town dies off for good. Gettysburg disgusts me, I hate the town. I hope it gets swallowed by a giant sinkhole.
The Gambler

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A casino would not have been affected by the government shutdown. Just sayin.
Davenport

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The Gambler wrote:
A casino would not have been affected by the government shutdown. Just sayin.
Nobody in his right mind would entrust a casino to these stupid bumbling hick morons in a Gettysburg. Maybe let the hillbillies mop floors or park cars.
Pink Eye

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The Gambler wrote:
A casino would not have been affected by the government shutdown. Just sayin.
But it would have hurt the reputation of the community, just say'n
Steve Gratman

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Pink Eye wrote:
<quoted text>But it would have hurt the reputation of the community, just say'n
It can't get much worse, what with Child Sex Abuse epidemic and the violent street gangs.
Pink Eye

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Steve Gratman wrote:
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It can't get much worse, what with Child Sex Abuse epidemic and the violent street gangs.
The locals fail to mention the issues with the local police department. Its run like a three ringed circus with Bozo the clown leading the show.
Davenport

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It can't get much worse, what with Child Sex Abuse epidemic and the violent street gangs.
Steve the mule

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Right, next thing they will spend more money and try to persuade people to visit more than once a year.
Can you imagine? People visiting more than once a year! How many hot dogs can they eat? How many times do you have to visit the battlefields, museums, and etc before you have had enough? What is this world coming to?
Pink Eye

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Steve the mule wrote:
Right, next thing they will spend more money and try to persuade people to visit more than once a year.
Can you imagine? People visiting more than once a year! How many hot dogs can they eat? How many times do you have to visit the battlefields, museums, and etc before you have had enough? What is this world coming to?
what those who repeatedly visit fail to do is soak in just the rich history of the area. Its vistors who want to do something other than history related activities that have caused problems in the past. There had been issues with some locals to wanted a water park, or a casino. This caused many issues among locals, some who wanted to do the right thing and keep the area, "pure" and the others who wanted unfamily like entertainment.
Davenport

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Pink Eye wrote:
<quoted text>what those who repeatedly visit fail to do is soak in just the rich history of the area. Its vistors who want to do something other than history related activities that have caused problems in the past. There had been issues with some locals to wanted a water park, or a casino. This caused many issues among locals, some who wanted to do the right thing and keep the area, "pure" and the others who wanted unfamily like entertainment.
No one but you cares about that crap anymore. There's a lot of crime down there in Gettysburg
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Davenport wrote:
<quoted text>No one but you cares about that crap anymore. There's a lot of crime down there in Gettysburg
its a topic that's ALWAYS relevant
Davenport

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Pink Eye wrote:
<quoted text>its a topic that's ALWAYS relevant
If you're stuck in 2010
Steve the mule

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Pink Eye wrote:
<quoted text>what those who repeatedly visit fail to do is soak in just the rich history of the area. Its vistors who want to do something other than history related activities that have caused problems in the past. There had been issues with some locals to wanted a water park, or a casino. This caused many issues among locals, some who wanted to do the right thing and keep the area, "pure" and the others who wanted unfamily like entertainment.
I believe you are speaking of politicians or otherwise know as local leaders. These people see the population as cattle or milking cows. If you provide more activities, the visitors will stay longer, hence spend more money. All in all those so called leaders could give a rat's butt if little Johnny or Susie get any history education.
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Davenport wrote:
<quoted text>No one but you cares about that crap anymore. There's a lot of crime down there in Gettysburg
Nice try, you dizzy local hick.

Gettysburg: the Child Rape Capital of the United States.

You don't know what to do. Let's see if you can trash your sleazy two-bit town just to spite me.

I win, you lose. That won't ever change. Dumb hick.
Steve the mule

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I can't figure out if you are both the same jackass or separate ones?
Davenport

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Steve the mule wrote:
I can't figure out if you are both the same jackass or separate ones?
me and steve? One and the same
Davenport

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Davenport wrote:
<quoted text>me and steve? One and the same
You're a liar and imposter. Mr Gratman is a totally different person. We just happen to think a lot alike and wear the same clothes
Pink Eye

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Steve the mule wrote:
I can't figure out if you are both the same jackass or separate ones?
there are no jackasses at the Land of Little Horses located in Gettysburg. Just wonderful mini horses to pet and play with.
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Pink Eye wrote:
<quoted text> there are no jackasses at the Land of Little Horses located in Gettysburg. Just wonderful mini horses to pet and play with.
Your self esteem is tied to the land of little horses
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Davenport wrote:
<quoted text>Your self esteem is tied to the land of little horses
thank you, since there are NO jackasses at the Land Of Little Horses, I take your posting as a compliment. thank you for acknowledging my dedication to the community.

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