The Real Work Begins - And Response (2)

Saturday, November 28, 2020

The real work begins Jan. 20 and all of us are going to be in for a roller coaster ride rivalling all the chaos of the previous administration. Attempting to govern when confronted by 70 millions of folk that feel they were cheated and yet, fraud is non existent in an appreciable way. But we continue to believe what our leaders tell us to believe and discount fact.

My uncle Joe was a dairy farmer among many other things. Uneducated but wise in the ways of life. If one of his precious dairy cows got ill he would try many things to remedy the problem. If the cow could not be saved he let her die and often buried amidst respect.

We have a great deal to bury the past four years and yet try to fix the extensive damages to the country and the world. Wow, what a challenge for all of us to be patient and above all hope. 

Robert Brooks

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I’m confused, was this opinion article written in 2016 or 2020?  As I see it, the only real work left do now is to take control of the House and impeach Biden for election fraud and illegal dealings with the Chinese. 

And the good news is the Democrats have shown the country that it doesn’t matter if the charges are true or not. 

Brian Watson

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No patience was shown the last four years while the never ending witch hunt on Trump was relentless, but now that the dawn of the Biden administration begins, unity and peace are being begged for.  Patience would be a virtue if only the Trump administration hadn't been tortured. 

Good luck with the real work ahead if the 70 million Trump supporters can find patience which is very doubtful. 

At least we didn't riot and burn cities because we didn't get our way.  

Michael Mansfield


Roy Exum: 12 Deaths? No, 2

The Mental Toll Of On-Line Learning

What About LBJ?


Late Sunday afternoon I was cruising across the Internet, trying to get a pulse on the current state of the COVID pandemic, and I was thrilled to discover there is a noticeable lull in what has ... (click for more)

As Hamilton County officials continue to debate in-person learning, I read today where Clark County officials in Nevada are reopening schools for a very disturbing reason. The district alone ... (click for more)

Now that the dimwits are creating a precedent for impeaching former Presidents, how about LBJ? In October of 64 in a campaign speech he said, We will not send American boys to Southeast Asia ... (click for more)



Opinion

Roy Exum: 12 Deaths? No, 2

Late Sunday afternoon I was cruising across the Internet, trying to get a pulse on the current state of the COVID pandemic, and I was thrilled to discover there is a noticeable lull in what has been a very aggressive onslaught of the coronavirus in Tennessee and in Hamilton County. For instance, in Hamilton County we have had a 37.55 % decrease in cases over the last seven days ... (click for more)

The Mental Toll Of On-Line Learning

As Hamilton County officials continue to debate in-person learning, I read today where Clark County officials in Nevada are reopening schools for a very disturbing reason. The district alone has seen 18 student suicides in nine months since in-person learning was ended. It was so alarming after the sixth suicide that the district installed GoGuardian alert systems on school issued ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Hamilton County Has 2 New COVID Deaths, 177 New Cases; Hospitalizations, ICUs Continue To Drop; Tennessee Has 3,400 New Cases, 154 More COVID Deaths

Hamilton County reported 177 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, with 108 patients hospitalized, the lowest number since Nov. 16, 2020, and 24 in Intensive Care Units, the lowest number since Dec. 6, 2020. Five others were in the hospital with suspected COVID. Of those hospitalized, 45 are county residents, also the lowest number since Nov. 9, 2020. The new total of cases in ... (click for more)

UCF's Josh Heupel Is New Tennessee Football Coach

University of Central Florida's Josh Heupel, the Oklahoma quarterback who led his team to the national title, and who as an assistant coach and head coach captured conference championships at Oklahoma and UCF, has been named Tennessee's 27th head football coach, Vice Chancellor/Director of Athletics Danny White announced on Wednesday. "We looked at a number of potential candidates," ... (click for more)

Sports

Dan Fleser: Josh Heupel To Bring To Vols "A Pretty Fun Brand Of Football"

Tennessee’s new athletic director has brought the football coach from Central Florida to join him. Danny White, who hired Josh Heupel at UCF, helped introduce him on Wednesday as the Vols’ new coach. White, who’s been in charge for less than a week, had some difficulty in explaining the choice during an afternoon press conference. He said that he tried hard not to hire ... (click for more)

UTC's Cornelius Named SoCon Player Of The Week

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga junior center Abbey Cornelius was named the Southern Conference women’s basketball Player of the Week presented by GEICO for games played Jan. 19-25, the league office announced Tuesday. Cornelius helped the Mocs to a 1-1 record on the week against Samford. She averaged 17.5 points and 11.5 rebounds per game shooting 65.2 percent on the ... (click for more)