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UrKidsWillPay - REBEL MEDIA: Everybody\'s doing it - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
But the implications aren't just for Chancelors of Universities. This would have to legally apply to every government job which would certainly impact applications and it will also surely result in some hires being second guessed and place a cloud over the incoming person selected. The public is not going to be privy to the reasons candidates are not selected and yet eventually some candidate…
AdamsCountyGuy - Winter Storm Linus May Change Game Day Plans - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Please don't tell me you are using the winter storm names like the Weather Channel. That's just silly. Especially when its a peanuts characters name.
XBgCty - Strawman: #Hashtag You\'re It... - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Biden says more stupid stuff then ANY other person alive. Yet everyone shrugs it off as "Joe being Joe". He's so stupid it is expected. he is the "Funny Uncle" that says and does stupid things and it is OK becuase it is expected. They call them Bidenisms, Google it
CordellWalker - Strawman: #Hashtag You\'re It... - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
And besides - Obama is a baller. What does McCain to stay fit? Matlock marathon?
QuincyJournal - Winter Storm Linus May Change Game Day Plans - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
But don't let a little snow stop your Super Bowl plans!

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