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An expert group from New York City has inspected our little-old airport and graded it.

I’ve been watching TV commercials, obviously, to help me decide who would be the best choice for U.S. senator this November in the race between Thom Tillis and Kay Hagan.

How did that teddy bear get aboard a military transport headed to Iraq? A little girl made it so.

With the help of clever readers, we return this week to the theme of things you simply never hear said in Charlotte.

Amazed, astonished, astounded and awed. And that’s just the A’s.

Mark Washburn: Gambling is good, says the Cherokee tribe, because it spins off money to build up the reservation.

Tryon Street uptown is Charlotte’s version of Main Street, and something must be done about it. That is, anyway, the intent of a study being begun with the help of Charlotte Center City Partners and the Foundation for the Carolinas.

We admit there are few benefits from ingesting arsenic, other than your corpse will stay fresh as a mummy’s for 4,000 years.

When I become emperor, we’re going to do things differently around here.

This is an absolute travesty.

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Mark Washburn
Mark Washburn writes television and radio commentary for The Charlotte Observer.
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