David Koon 
Member since Mar 10, 2010

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I'm a streetwalkin' cheetah with a heart full of napalm.

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Re: “Morning notes: Pryor-Cotton, Otey, New Hampshire private option

Places to eat in Denver? Hmmmm... just partake of the legal pot. Then anything will taste good.

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Posted by David Koon on 03/28/2014 at 10:59 AM

Re: “Inmate dies after suicide attempt at PuCo Regional Detention Center

TO SoundPolicy: My logic was, he made the attempt, then died later. "Committed suicide at the jail" implies he died there. Probably should have said something like "... a suicide attempt, with the inmate later dying at a local hospital."

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Posted by David Koon on 11/25/2013 at 10:13 AM
Posted by David Koon on 07/18/2013 at 11:09 AM

Re: “The 3 Best: Donuts

I second that emotion on the Spudnut of El Dorado, and was about to lodge a complaint with the management until I saw that we're confining ourselves to talking about Central Arkansas.

I love Shipley's and I will tolerate a Krispy Kreme, but a Spudnut is a whole different level of nirvana. I know you're gonna think I'm full of it here, but given the choice between a day-old Spudnut or a fresh anything else, I'd honestly have to think about it. They cook them really brown -- much browner than any other doughnut I've ever seen. Even so, they're just pillow soft. When you go to grab one out of the box when they're hot, it's hard not to have 'em wad up a bit just from the pressure of your fingers, and the flavor is amazing.

My in-laws live down in Lower Arkansas, and the Spudnut Shop gets mobbed on Saturday and Sunday mornings, and for good reason. Not quite worth a 200 mile road trip from Little Rock and back, but if you're in the neighborhood, I'd definitely say it's worth a visit.

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Posted by David Koon on 07/14/2013 at 5:36 PM

Re: “Arrest in Arch Street bank robbery

PANDAPRO WROTE: "Without funding from Wall Street, computers and the Internet would have never been developed to provide you a platform for you to proffer your extreme and unnecessary comments."

Just for the record, both computers and the Internet were originally developed by the U.S. Government:

ENIAC: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ENIAC

ARPANET: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ARPANET

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Posted by David Koon on 06/05/2013 at 12:59 PM

Re: “Robert McCord dies at 84

-30-

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Posted by David Koon on 04/14/2013 at 7:47 AM

Re: “The most controversial bill of the General Assembly

Or it could be the "God Done It Act," which will state that while grading any biology or geology exam taken by an Arkansas student, teachers are required by law to accept "God Done It" as an acceptable answer to any question. Also acceptable: "God Dun That," "Gah Dood Dit," or "Werk of the Devil."

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Posted by David Koon on 03/08/2013 at 4:11 PM

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