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Living in this world is a lot like being run over by a truck. I actually worked with a man years ago who, at the age of 68, was run over and killed by a truck.
I see the Brown Township Supervisors or whoever takes care of Brown Township must be really busy because the lawns are just as high or higher than they were before. I don't understand what takes so long to bring a lawn mower or a sickle or something over and cut down the weeds. I can't understand that. We pay enough taxes out here to be able to get at least the yards cleaned up and the roads.
I'll tell you why I'm a misguided, gun-loving jealous person, because I'm sick and tired of being taken advantage of. I'm tired of giving handouts, especially to people that don't deserve it. I don't have the money to keep giving out and giving out. That's why I'm the way I am.
I saw the other day where somebody said Jimmy Carter gave the Panama Canal away. I never knew we owned it. We constructed it along with an agreement with the country of Panama and we returned what we had back to Panama, but I didn't know we ever owned the Panama Canal or Panama.
I'm retired military of 24 years in the Air Force and I have been dealing with VanZandt Medical Center for over 18 years. So far, I have not had one problem with them. All my scheduling times have been perfect. There was times I had conflictions on dates or changes. They were really happy to take care of me. I had no problems at all. And when they diagnosed certain things, they came up right to the T. And now I hear other people saying about "Oh my goodness, this VA hurt them or that hurt them." Well this place here, I've yet to hear one veteran say one bad thing about the place.
I just received my property taxes. Such a horrendous increase. The school board person should not be allowed to slam us like that. No wonder so many people are losing their homes.