Primary time great season for swag

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4 min readJul 22, 2008

by J Scott Christianson, Columbia Daily Tribune Columnist

Well, there are only two short weeks until the primary election is over. And although the yards in my neighborhood are quickly turning to dust in the July heat, most passers-by hardly notice for all the yard signs. Looking around, it seems like all my neighbors have a horse in this race, a dog in this fight or a worn-out metaphor in this sentence.

Most of the yard signs are fairly easy to read, but a few are in such small type that you have to get within a couple of feet to be able to…

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