What Wilcox County can learn from the allegations against Roy Moore

Wednesday, 15 November 2017, 12:39:27 AM. 'Well, I for one completely underestimated Roy Moore.'
Well, I for one completely underestimated Roy Moore. I mean, I figured once he was elected Senator that he would keep Alabama in the headlines and popular with the late night comedy circuit, but I never imagined it would begin so soon. I'm still not sure what to make of Brother Roy with his cowboy hat and his little .22 short he seems to like to showoff, riding to the polls on his horse...it was all a bit much for me, but I'm a fairly conservative girl. And honestly, I was put off by the Ten Commandment saga years ago. I've always been a Christian. I love Jesus. But Moses was able to carry the first copy of the Ten Commandments down the mountain. Roy Moore's monument weighed over two tons. There may have potentially been a hint of overcompensation. He had it installed during the dark of night. A Christian television ministry videoed the entire event, but he failed to mention it to any of the eight associated justices. It all came down to the August deadline, and by late August it is very hot in downtown Montgomery - but there were men laid out on the hot asphalt in protest wearing suits and ties. Other men were up praying, women were standing around holding signs and sweating and fanning. Many of them had their children with them to witness this huge spectacle. I was watching from my kitchen on a TV on top of my refrigerator, and I just remember thinking how Chief Justice Moore was not being asked to destroy the monument. Nobody was telling him he had to go sink it in the...Read more
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