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  1. Case In PointTHE F.T.C. Challenges Hydrogen Kit Claims, and LosesRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | 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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  2. MomentumGETTING a BuzzRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | 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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  3. MomentumDANCING QUEENRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | 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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  4. Brasch WordsWHAT Dick Cheney Won't SayRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga, -- Today, when I selected Mothers' Day cards, they were for my daughters who are mothers themselves. Yet, as I scanned the verses, I was thinking the words were just what I'd want to say to my own mother.

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  5. The WilliesTHE Relativity of TortureRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | 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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  6. On Native GroundTIANANMEN, Plus Twenty YearsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | 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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  7. Reporting: PanamaAS Bus Strike Begins, Panama Has No Sympathy for DriversRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- According to a 1943 article on "self-actualization" by the late, great psychiatrist Dr. Abraham Maslow, we've learned our basic human needs are air, water, food, shelter and clothing.

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  8. My HorizonsHEALTH Insurers are Failing 2 Million Children of Our MilitaryRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | 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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  9. On Native GroundTIMID, Passive Reporters Produce Timid, Passive JournalismRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- On Thanksgiving, we begged. On Hallowe'en, we bobbed - for apples, that is.

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  10. MomentumA John Edwards SerenadeRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- When Sherlock Holmes says "Elementary, my dear Watson," he bases his further explanation of the who, when, where and why of a murder after deducing through careful investigation why he has reached that conclusion.

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  11. Kyle Jones excels in tough conditions, leads Jones CupRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Golfweek

    About 40 days ago, the Baylor senior was 10 miles up the road, playing at Frederica Golf Club on St. Simons Island, Ga., at the U.S. Walker Cup practice session, where he "woke up at the crack of dawn every day and played golf" with 15 of the country's top amateurs. "It was so much fun," Jones said.

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  12. Make My DayMY Brief Time in BaseballRead the original story

    Feb 21, 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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  13. MediaAMERICA in Egypt: No More FrankensteinsRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2011 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- Just when you think you have everything in place, your world starts spinning again and everything goes off kilter.

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  14. On Native GroundWEALTHY Americans May Preserve Our DemocracyRead the original story

    Jan 23, 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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  15. On Native GroundREPUBLICANS Pledge a Return to Partisan GridlockRead 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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  16. Make My DayTHE Impossibility of CleanlinessRead the original story

    Aug 5, 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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  17. MomentumUNDERSTANDING SARAHRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2010 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- He came out of the men's locker room with such a smile on his face that we all said, "What's so funny, Chris?" In his fading British accent that made his answer so much more amusing, he said: "I was rinsing my mouth when a fellow said, 'hello.'

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  18. Three Dash players called up for USWNT matchesRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Dynamo Theory

    ... of the Year. Morgan Brian is the youngest player on this USWNT roster, at the age of 21. A native of St. Simons Island, Ga., she has made 19 appearances for the full national team and tallied three goals. The midfielder was recently the No. 1 ...

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  19. MomentumA Drawn-Out DeathRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- And yet again we are waking up to news of another disaster, this time a 6.3 magnitude earthquake in Italy, 60 miles east of Rome with 237 confirmed dead and 17,000 homeless as the rescue iof anyone living or dead in the rubble continues.

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  20. The WilliesWAS 'Swine Flu' an Attempt to Asassinate Obama?Read the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- During most of my adult life, the flu was considered an inconvenience - usually 24 hours of an upset stomach, throwing up, and perhaps a fever.

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