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pjohnf - Local unemployment rates drop - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
This means nothing unless it's the E6 number. If it's the E3 number it's a lie. The real unemployment number , E 6, nation wide is close to 12%.
Stupid_Dems - GREDF supports Quincy School Building Referendum - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Hey simpleton! I got one thing to say to you: Audie Murphy. I'd rather be short physically than short mentally like you cry baby!
UrKidsWillPay - GREDF supports Quincy School Building Referendum - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Short People got no reason Short People got no reason Short People got no reason To live They got little hands Little eyes They walk around Tellin' great big lies They got little noses And tiny little teeth They wear platform shoes On their nasty little feet Well, I don't want no Short People Don't want no Short People Don't want no Short People `Round here Short People got nobody…
1950Brutus - GREDF supports Quincy School Building Referendum - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I'm not sure that is a suit - the thing on the shoulder doesn't look like anything I've seen on a suit. But I am OLD - I don't see well, I don't hear well and I go the bathroom every 10 minutes
pimpdaddystyle - Man arrested for performing lewd acts - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
OK, anybody can work for library, but NOT HIM!! lol

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