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10:19 pm on Sunday June 3, 2012

Notes on Quotes-Edgar Allan Poe on Sweating It Out!

By Gordon Mercer and Marcia Gaines Mercer         “The best things in life make you sweaty.”  Edgar Allan Poe, 1809-1849    Author and poet, Edgar Allan Poe, was stationed in the U. S. Army at Fort Moultrie on Sullivan’s Island under the name of...
12:27 pm on Sunday April 12, 2009

A tale of payday loan troubles

Nancy Sineath of North Charleston penned a letter to The Post and Courier about the trouble she encountered when using payday loans. An excerpt: If you feel that you absolutely must take this chance, make sure you fully understand that you are in it...
9:02 am on Wednesday January 7, 2009

Readers poke plenty of holes in an argument for Christian license plates

I had avoided putting up a link to Charleston City Paper's columnist Jack Hunter because I didn't think very highly of it. It's dubbed "Refusing to allow 'I Believe' plates is an exercise in bad manners." And the logic just isn't very sound, and, at...
7:34 am on Thursday November 27, 2008

Local 'Letters to the Ed.' are worth a bookmark

Image by Flickr user basykes Image by 20081127-letter-to-the-ed.jpg Just because she might not have a blog doesn't mean her opinion won't be interesting. You can get Charleston opinions online, even if there's no blog around. While doing my daily...