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Jacktown Taken Over By The State?

Discussion in 'Press Talk' started by sand_man, May 10, 2016.

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  1. mascott

    mascott Distinguished Poster MSGO Supporter

    Why should STATE tax dollars be used for Jacktowns problems.
     

  2. GunnyGene

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  3. turable.shot

    turable.shot Distinguished Poster

    Article says it's news to Governor.
    I personally think it might be a good thing, before it gets too late.
    I don't like even riding thru there on the Interstate.
     
  4. Q-Tip

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    I say let Jackson take care of itself, and move the capital if necessary. Doesn't look like this legislation will go anywhere though.


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  5. bar306

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    Maybe they'll appoint Stokes as Emergency Manager !
     
  6. mascott

    mascott Distinguished Poster MSGO Supporter

    minister of ebonics..................yo mama!
     
  7. SubGunFan

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    I am going to setup a cart and sell bottles and bricks.......

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  8. Dave

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    Prepare for Stokes to steel your inventory unless you give him his cut up front.
     
  9. Caleb C

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    Are you freaking kidding me? Jackson's condition is the result of the will of its residents. They wanted this crap. They should be forced to live with their mistakes. I don't care if it starts looking like Somalia.
     
  10. 45flattop

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    For years now a relative of mine has said that the state should have
    made the Jackson cesspool into a ward of the state but what would we
    do with Kenny Boy?
     
  11. spyderhead

    spyderhead Distinguished Poster MSGO Supporter

    Jafrica . . . almost Detroit.
     
  12. NRA_guy

    NRA_guy Distinguished Poster

    I agree. We should just build a wall around it or put up toll gates to get out.

    But, see, the Legislators do not have the option of staying out of that cesspool. They HAVE to go into Jackson occasionally to vote on stuff.

    A better solution (and one that I advocated recently in another thread) is that we move the state capital somewhere else. It was done during the War of Northern Aggression.
     
  13. Caleb C

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    I'm 100% on board with this. I'd love the see our state capitol in a city that wasn't an embarrassment to the rest of us.
     
  14. mascott

    mascott Distinguished Poster MSGO Supporter

    Only issue is that big cities are like a magnet
     
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  15. sand_man

    sand_man Grouchy Old Fart MSGO Supporter

    Anywhere you move it the trash will be right behind. Nobody wants those problems in their city.
     
  16. Caleb C

    Caleb C Distinguished Poster

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    There's a simple solution. Move the capital and don't built any new Section 8 housing for 50 mile radius around it. Heck, I'd live there.
     
  17. Sum Gy Custom Firearms

    Sum Gy Custom Firearms Distinguished Poster

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    Well they can't move it to Duelin Banjers!!! We have an ordnance here! No rif raff allowed especially elected Rif Raff!!:D:D:D
     
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  18. sand_man

    sand_man Grouchy Old Fart MSGO Supporter

    Part of the trash I was talking about works part time in the Capitol.
     
  19. NRA_guy

    NRA_guy Distinguished Poster

    Yeah, I was thinking maybe move the capital to Ship Island.

    The size of the island would prevent any Section 8 housing, and the occasional hurricane would clean house so we could start over every 20 years or so.

    :)