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by Dick Yarbrough
01:20 PM, Thursday, November 19
I can’t guarantee I got all the commas where they belong today, but I can guarantee what you read here is my opinion laid out for all to see. That is in stark contrast to cowardly anonymous comments that seem to be pervading our world these days, ...

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