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PIPE DREAMS IV

PIPE DREAMS IV

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Here’s another “goal”from the NOW  2012 MANIFESTO  that caught our eye:

 

 

Goals

Fill empty storefronts

§ Develop a report of the Claremont market area and profile

§ Seek stores, NOT BIG BOX, that would fit our Market

 

Filling empty store fronts IS MOT a government function.  This is  the job of the PRIVATE SECTOR.    The FREE MARKET SYSTEM, if it sees a void, will fill it.  Government can help by staying out of the way and limiting restrictions. 

 

Let’s face it…. some towms will NEVER become anything more than what they are.  Claremont is MAYBERRY, RFD and that is the way we like it and want to keep it.  If we wanted to live in a big town, we would move to Hickory.  Capitalize on it’s arcadian nature and people will come here…. and so will the merchants.

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Mishelle Salzgeber, 20, was arrested in March in New Port Richey, Fla., after failing a drug test, which was a condition of her probation for an undisclosed crime. Apparently, Salzgeber knew that she would probably fail on her own and had gone to the trouble of inserting a small tube of someone else’s urine into her vagina. Unfortunately for her, a pre-test body-scan revealed the tube. (Besides, authorities tested the urine in the tube and found that it also failed.) [WTSP-TV (St. Petersburg)]

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SICKO DEPT.

In March, authorities in Davis, Okla., after viewing surveillance video, charged Jimmy “Hawkeye” Jeter, 77, with a “detestable and abominable crime against nature” for “violating” a show pig at a barn on the property of the local school system. According to a KFOR-TV report, Jeter told investigators (in farm language, apparently) that he “poured corn out to hold the gilt still” and then “stuck my finger up her private.” Nonetheless, he assured them that he was “not trying to poison the gilt” and that he had done this “in the early ’70s.” Later, he acknowledged that he was acting for sexual gratification. [KFOR-TV]

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