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June 6, 2014 12:00 AM

EDITORIAL: Are we in for another long, hot summer?

A long, hot summer generally refers to the summer of 1967, when 159 race riots roared across the country from Atlanta to Tampa, Florida, to Newark, New Jersey, to Detroit. If this past week is any indication, the coming summer of 2014, will be particularly hot in Middle Georgia -- not because of race riots; not because of El Nino or some other weather phenomenon and not because it doesn’t get hot in these parts.

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