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Bible bashing (access required)

A University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill religious studies professor has a new book that claims the New Testament of the Bible is riddled with forgeries and lies. Bart Ehrman’s “Forged: Writing in the Name of God: Why the ...

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Zillow zingers (access required)

Last week, The Mecklenburg Times published a story about how Charlotte-area real estate agents see all kinds of problems with the popular real estate data site Zillow. Some agents told us that Zillow often assigns the same value to two neighboring ...

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Logo LOLing (access required)

This week, Democratic National Committee Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz unveiled the logo for the 2012 Democratic National Convention, which will be held in Charlotte. It made sense to roll it out this week, the same week in which Democrats kicked ...

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Digitally dumped (access required)

The Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority’s Tim Newman just can’t keep away from bad press. In the latest scandal dogging Newman — who in July was named the CRVA’s senior executive for business development, sales and marketing — a post telling ...

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Hung up 
on Hugh (access required)

Poor Hugh McManaway. People continue to hang all kinds of stuff on his statue at the intersection of Queens and Providence roads. This week, it really got to Brian Cox, Mecklenburg County’s interim IT director, who posted this plea on Twitter ...

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Rank and guile? (access required)

The Charlotte metro region is on the Top 10 Cities for Renters list, which is compiled by Forbes and California real estate investment firm Marcus & Millichap. But the ranking has some thinking something fishy is going on. Charlotte, which ...

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