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Could a new Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers be coming to The Greene? 
See something, say something. Blogger and Smart Mouth columnist Amelia Robinson delivers what Daytonians are and should be talking about.

The freedom to say “go back to Africa”

10:46 am Dec. 5, 2016

I still remember the day when a fifth-grade classmate told me to go back to Africa and take my African name with me.

I was confused.

I hadn’t been to Africa, although I’d love to go.

Secondly, my

BEWARE: Pumpkin Spice real, real, real EVIL

2:00 pm Sep. 15, 2016

One thing has been made abundantly clear: I am the only one who knows the truly horrifying dangers of pumpkin spice flavored things.

What, you didn’t realize they are out already?

Oh yeah, pumpkin spice-flavored drinks started

Is Dayton cool yet?

2:28 pm Sep. 1, 2016

Gaggles of attractive young people — some in very, very short shorts — stumbled and tumbled up and down Broadway in Nashville on a recent hot summer night.

It was a Sunday, and they were there

How dare Leslie Jones jump out of her place

12:29 pm Aug. 25, 2016

Here is the thing about the racist bullying against Leslie Jones: it makes perfect sense.

I will bring you up to speed on the controversy:

— Someone hacked the black “Saturday Night Live” cast member page Wednesday

The secret life of Tigger ain’t so secret

6:44 pm Jul. 7, 2016

Oh, Hollywood.

I love an animal talking/thinking like a human cartoon or live action movie as much as the next person, but on behalf of my nearly 20-pound cat Tigger, I am offended.

Full disclosure, I have