Each one of these statements is not true, and count as some of the most ridiculous things ever said. The Falcons, as Atlantans know, have not been good when it comes to the postseason. So, which statements are the most ridiculous?
1. We’re ten yards from the Super Bowl.
No, you were about a whole half away from the Super Bowl. San Francisco owned the second half of the NFC Title Game.
2. It’s Matt Ryan’s fault.
No, he’s your best player and earns Read More
Some of the most famous quotes from Atlantaâ€™s high profile residents have gone unheard for a long time. The good news is that many of them have a lot to say.
Allen West is a native of Atlanta and said that his education was the key to overcoming inner-city hardships.
Ivan Allen feels that Atlanta is the greatest city and has had a lot to do with the civil rights movement.
Jermaine Dupri, who was heavy in music, felt that he got less respect because he was from Atlanta.I found some more information < Read More
Allen West is the black republican congressman from the 22nd district of Florida that everyone finds to be very controversial because he openly speaks his mind in public. Allen West grew up as a boy in the same Atlanta neighborhoods that Martin Luther King lived used to live in. Which is why his comments about Atlanta and gay people have many people scratching their heads in confusion.
However, Allen is known for his colorful analogies such as when he stated that he likes a certain flavor of ice Read More
There are so many famous people from Atlanta, a city which has been central to America since its inception. Prominent people from all walks of life come from this city, and their words have made contributions everywhere.
Ted Turner summed up a lot of the Atlanta spirit when he said, “I see what keeps people young: work!” He added, “I’ve never run into a guy who could win at the top level in anything today and didn’t have the right attitude, didn’t give it everything he had, at least while he was doing it; wasn’t prepared and didn’t have Read More
Atlanta may be famous for being hot, or its 1985 Atlanta Compromise speech delivered by Booker T. Washington, but athletes that have lived in, or played for various Atlanta-based sports, have some interesting thoughts on the city, and the weather is just the half of it.
Olympic gold medalist Mary Lou Retton has a few famous quotes about the city of Atlanta. Her quotes are for those who compete in Atlanta-based facilities, â€œBe cocky. Walk into the Georgia Dome like you own it,â€ as well Read More
Ralph David Abernathy, one of the men who founded the Southern Christian Leadership Council, was instrumental both in the formation of the council and in the creation of it’s famous motto for civil disobedience: “Not one hair of one head of one white person shall be harmed.” The message of countering oppressive laws and practices without physical retaliation resonated across people of all color and political persuasions.
George Busbee, the 77th Governor of Georgia, came into office during a time of political cynicism following the Watergate scandal and a period of Georgia history Read More