The Spin
A tongue in cheek review of the news published this week regarding Wise County.
Normally posted every Sunday before 10:00 p.m. unless I'm lazy.
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For the week ending 11/28/09

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The Spin Nothing says Thanksgiving in Chico like a good gunfight

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Domestic abuse goes up during economic downturns, the story reads.
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The Spin If they are illegal immigrants, is it still OK to care about them?

The Story Newark's 97 year old city councilperson, the State's oldest elected official, resigns.

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The Spin We can only wish. (And, by the way, the phrase you are looking for is "Open Meetings Violation.")

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The Spin Let's see. Before Obama we had at least 1/4 of our incomes taken away from us in federal and state taxes and redistributed to others, whether it be by needless government jobs or otherwise.  We haven't been a pure capitalistic society in 75 years.  So now everyone complains?

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