Vox Populi is the voice of the people. Contact savannahvox@gmail.com or 912-525-0869.

 

“It was May 1947. I was 10 years old in the fourth grade at Massey school. I was a Dutch girl singing and dancing with my classmates. It was May Day and I'm so glad that they still celebrate it. I'm 81 years old, but I will treasure the memory of such a great day.”

 

“Mr. Streeter, your use of Mary and Joseph in a political cartoon in Sunday's paper [May 20] is unconscionable.”

 

“So we're going to let Tony Thomas and Van Johnson run the city? They were the ones that gave us Rochelle Small-Toney and Willie Lovett.”

 

“So they asked for our prayers for the victims and the families of the Santa Fe High School shooting, but you're not allowed to pray in school. Go figure.”

 

“How do you make everybody in the city of Savannah mad at you? Propose a fire tax and toll road on the Truman Parkway. That'll do it.”

 

“I think we should let the parents of the children killed in these school shootings vote on whether we need gun control or not.”

 

“If you think Obama raised insurance rates, you're swimming in a sea of ignorance. Read something and stop watching Fox.”

 

“So glad Tommy Barton has picked up his pen again. Keep writing, Tommy.”

 

“Tommy Barton? Since when?”

 

“Where do I sign up for the red light-running and speeding contest the city is sponsoring this year?”

 

“A new special counsel to investigate new special counsel. The reality is government on all sides of the aisle and bureaucrats have been corrupt for many years. It's time to clean things up.”

 

“To the snowflake who says Donald Trump is a master manipulator, a great liar and lacking intelligence: You are just jealous of his initiative, character and his beautiful wife.”

 

“The mayor and aldermen should designate the $10 million for infrastructure. Our aging roads and bridges need attention now.”