Vol. IV No. 31 Greensboro, North Carolina www.rhinotimes.com Thursday, August 4, 2016


John Hammer

City Bonds on the Ballot

plus Under The Hammer, Uncle Orson Reviews Everything AND MORE

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A Hair To The Left
  • National ID: Something Left and Right Agree On
Doug Copeland

In a former life, I worked for a US congressman.  One of his personal adages was, "If they are attacking you from the left, and they are attacking you from the right, you are probably in the correct position."  
  • Sit-in Museum Not Repentent But Likely To Be Forgiven
John Hammer

What happens if you hold a meeting and nobody comes?
  • City Bonds On The Ballot
John Hammer

The bonds are now up to the voters.
  • Incomprehensible yet simple
John Hammer

The reason for the special called meeting between Greensboro and members of the Sit-In Movement Inc. board is both incomprehensible and simple.  
Ask Carolyn
  • Ask Carolyn
Carolyn Wodruff

Ask Carolyn...
Letters To The Editor
  • Letters to the Editor

Do job or resign
Real Estate

This year's Tour of Remodeled Homes, an opportunity to see local remodeling projects, is Saturday, August 6 through Sunday, August 7 from noon to 5 p.m.  Twelve homes will be on display, showcasing the work of members of the Greensboro Builders Association's Remodelers Council in Greensboro, Summerfield and Pleasant Garden.
Rhino Shorts
  • Rhino Shorts

There is no official report on this but plenty of unofficial, off-the-record reports from reliable sources that City Councilmember Sharon Hightower stepped over the line on Sunday.
The Sound Of The Beep
  • The Sound of the Beep

What follows has been transcribed from the answering machine on our comment line.   We edit out what is required by the laws of the state, of good taste and of good sense.   The limit on phone calls is one minute and each caller may make up to two calls per week.   If you have something to say, call our comment line at 763-0479 and start talking at The Sound of the Beep.
Uncle Orson
  • Bad Moms, Bourne, Portugal's Empire
Orson Scott Card

Jason Bourne.  You're either not going to see it (your loss) or you've already seen it or plan to see it.
Under The Hammer
  • Under the Hammer
John Hammer

The presidential race between Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump is simple, when you get past the rhetoric.
Weekly Hammer
  • County, Parks Don't Mix
John Hammer

Rich Fork Creek seems like a simple problem to solve.  
Yost Column
  • Why Scott Yost Works Here, Not in the NFL
Scott D. Yost

County Editor Scott Yost is taking a break from column writing and will be back next week.  In the meantime, here is a classic Yost Column from 2004.