“Siesta Key doesnt allow dogs on the beach (we were threatened with arrest by a deputy) and the village restaurants are horrible. Despite being Florida the shrimp, lobster and oysters had all been imported from out of state.
You want under rated and understated? Go to St. George Island.”
“Teachers you have a union. Use it and the power of a work strike, or continue to get walked all over in terms of your salary. Choice is yours.”
chevy706 on May 2, 2014 at 10:00:44
“From the article: "Mark Jewell, vice president of the North Carolina Association of Educators -– the union that represents teachers despite the state’s ban on collective bargaining "
Perhaps if collective bargaining isn't allowed, the teachers could give themselves a raise by ditching the union and saving the dues. If there's no collective bargaining, what's the point of the union?”
“Why not just move? I dont understand people living in and letting their tax dollars support oppressive state regimes.”
Ernie Hughes on Apr 9, 2014 at 13:12:42
“Well Doug, when you been born and raised here, and your family is all around you and supportive of you. You feel secure enough to stake a claim and hold your ground, my partner and I were both born, raised and work in the same county. It's home to us, and things have gotten much better since our relationship began, we felt like we were the only gays in the world, now our town has several gay and lesbian couples.”
“Obviously no matter how rich Gates is he isnt that smart. Despite his protestations that Snowden could have stayed in the country and raised the issues through civil disobedience, that is a complete falsehood.
His releasing ANY information on the illegal programs was divulging classified information and would have landed him in jail. So Snowden did the only thing he could do to ensure his freedom while alerting the public to the problems, he left.
What's telling is the amount of cooperation Microsoft gives the NSA.”