If you hated the the 2014 Braves, you might love the 2014 World Series. The Braves drove us to distraction and brought “termination” to Frank Wren, the general manager who built them, by swinging big, missing big and spitting the bit in September.
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12:56 p.m. — The jury that is in it’s 11th day of deliberations in the corruption trial of suspended DeKalb County CEO Burrell Ellis took it’s hour-long break of lunch, still unable to agree on verdicts for any of the 13 charges against him.
As Mercer tries to continue its bracket-busting run in the NCAA tournament with a game tonight against Tennessee, we thought it was time to reprise a Twitter tiff that erupted a few days ago between the campaigns of Gov. Nathan Deal, who graduated from the Macon school, and Democrat Jason Carter, a graduate of Duke University.
It started a few days ago when Brian Robinson, one of Deal’s top aides, posted this to Twitter:
Mercer v Duke today. @GovernorDeal is a Mercer grad. His opponent is a Duke grad. In our office we'll be pulling for the Georgia team.