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  1. On Native GroundTAKING a Stand Against TortureRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- Actually, saying "pride goes before a fall" rings true to me, but we've always been aware of it and never really hit rock bottom.

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  2. Make My DayTHE Adventures of Vacation DadRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- We always called this day "Decoration Day," even though it had long since been officially named Memorial Day on calendars and posters.

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  3. The WilliesWHY is All the News So Slow?Read the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- The 1990 Decennial Census was an eye opener for me; it was not just counting heads for an accurate picture of population growth or decline in the previous 10 years.

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  4. MomentumSUCKING Up the JuiceRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- Immigration is in the news again, or is it "still?" There is a big difference between what I see here on St. Simons and what I see when I visit my friend in Queens, New York.

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  5. MomentumWHAT IF?Read the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- It's been over 50 years since I wore the exquisitely fashioned fur scarf made of three Stone Marten skins attached to each other, flashing those beady glass brown eyes as the wearer shrugged her shoulders to adjust the draping.

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  6. On Native GroundTHE Sudden Death of a Small TownRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- If I were to suggest being shocked that someone would rob a grave, I'd be misinforming you.

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  7. Brasch WordsTHE Great Government Swine Flu ConspiracyRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga -- My shopping cart had what I call "go funny" wheels and with difficulty I eased it along the long line to the conveyer belt for checkout. I shifted from one foot to the other and stared at the ever-present magazines and tabloids on the racks along the way.

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  8. Brasch WordsTHAT 'Rocket's Red Glare' May Be ChineseRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- Shakespeare's character, Iago, begins a dialog in Othello saying: "Good name in man and woman, dear my lord, is the immediate jewel of their souls."

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  9. On Native GroundRIGHT-Wing Bullies Claim Victimhood While Attacking the LeftRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2011 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- I was thinking of the two Elizabeths who both fit prominently in my memories of the past seven decades.

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  10. N.y.S.E. Bought Out by Germany's Frankfurt EchangeRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2011 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- The thought that crossed my mind this morning was so incongruous I thought someone else must have been behind it.

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  11. Brasch WordsBREAKING CHINA - LEGALLYRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2011 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- The blizzard that drew New York City to a halt last week filled me with yearning, or, shall I say, a heart-rending longing for home.

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  12. Brasch Words Air Fares's Cheap - Just Watch Out for SurchargesRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2010 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- There is an old saying: "The more things change the more they remain the same," and, still another, "Times change and we change with them."

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  13. MomentumMOM is MovedRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2010 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- A dozen or so years ago I wrote an article called "The Handwriting on the Wall," and in it I mentioned how I had laughed years earlier when a woman objected to anyone smoking in an elevator and took her case to court.

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  14. Ron KennerKRUGMAN Hits Bull's Eye on 'America Goes Dark'Read the original story

    Aug 10, 2010 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- A few days ago American Ambassador to Japan John Roos attended the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Ceremony in Japan.

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  15. On Native GroundIS it 1994 All Over Again?Read the original story

    Jul 31, 2010 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- This year the dog days of August began in late June and persist as I run from one air-conditioned place to another.

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  16. On Native GroundPATRIOT Act Demanded Repeal, not RenewalRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2010 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- That title just brought on a collective groan among readers, "Well, duh," since most of us have had "live and learn" moments in our lives: Live and learn; love and learn, lock keys in the car and learn, put your red sock with the white in the washing machine, and learn.

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  17. Brasch WordsEVEN in Fresno, Free Speech is not an IssueRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2014 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- Many of us grew up listening to the preamble to the radio and television show, "The Shadow."

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  18. MomentumA Different Kind of MotherRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2014 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- When you live in a coastal region almost totally dependent upon tourism to stimulate the economy, it's quite obvious that one hand washes the other - if I may use the old British expression for bartering.

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  19. An Ar ExclusiveDID the House Play the House? Casino Ads Sporting...Read the original story

    Nov 9, 2014 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- Eight years ago my curiosity was aroused when a beautiful, rich and famous actress - Winona Ryder - was arrested for shoplifting $6,000 worth of clothes and hair products from a Saks Fifth Avenue store in Beverly Hills, Calif.

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  20. Brasch WordsANIMAL Mutilation by Another Name: 'Breed Standards'Read the original story

    Nov 9, 2014 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- From the outside looking in, you would probably say I had a hardscrabble life growing up, but the world of make-believe existed on the inside as I played with my paper dolls.

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