Thumbs-up, thumbs-down; it's your choice

Nov. 29, 2013 at 5:29 a.m.


Thumbs-up to the Low Impression Car and Truck Club for taking second in clubs in the WEGO Tour; also, to Eugene Hernandez and Rocky Espinoza taking first in their class at the Los Magnificos Car Show in Houston Reliant Center.

Pat, Victoria


Thumbs-down to President Obama and the Affordable Care Act. Why does our so-called president think he can tell our well-educated doctors what they can and cannot do? What an arrogant you know what. I'm ready for an impeachment.

Janie, Shiner



Thumbs-up and thank you to all of the different churches and organizations who hosted Thanksgiving meals this year.

Thumbs-up to Majic Tejano 95.9 FM radio for giving away $4,000 worth of turkeys to those in need this year.

Thumbs-up to the students of Trinity Episcopal School for their performance of songs spanning the history of America.

Thumbs-up to the recent rains and cold temperatures. It's a welcome relief from the 100-plus degree weather of summer.

Thumbs-up and a huge thank you to people who mentor students. Your work is supporting students who might not receive love or encouragement in other areas of their lives.

Thumbs-up to the Coldwell Banker The Ron Brown Company for sponsoring the Wrap a Child in Warmth campaign to distribute coats to children in need.

Thumbs-up to D.L. and Ann Johnson, of Corpus Christi, for purchasing and renovating the historic Lambert-Hynes-Whitlow house in Refugio.


Thumbs-down to the shortage of oysters after another year of drought.

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