COL FB: West Virginia 38, Georgia 35

ATLANTA, Jan. 3 (UPI) -- Steve Slaton ran for three touchdowns as 11th-ranked West Virginia held off No. 8 Georgia, 38-35, to capture the Sugar Bowl in Atlanta.

COL FB: Georgia 34, LSU 14

ATLANTA, Dec. 3 (UPI) -- D.J. Shockley passed for two touchdowns and ran for another Saturday as No. 13 Georgia stunned third-ranked LSU, 34-14, in the SEC championship game.

12-year-old suffocated by barbell

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., Nov. 19 (UPI) -- Efforts failed to revive a 12-year-old California boy who was pinned to a weight bench by a 185-pound barbell that cut off his air supply.

COL FB: Florida 14, Georgia 10

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Oct. 29 (UPI) -- Chris Leak threw for one touchdown and ran for another Saturday as 18th-ranked Florida beat fourth-ranked Georgia 14-10.

COL FB: Georgia 23, Arkansas 20

ATHENS, Ga., Oct. 22 (UPI) -- Joe Tereshinski passed for 91 yards Saturday in relief of the injured D.J. Shockley as 4th-ranked Georgia slipped past Arkansas, 23-20.

COL FB: Georgia 34, Vanderbilt 17

NASHVILLE, Oct. 16 (UPI) -- D.J. Shockley threw for 298 yards and three touchdowns Saturday as 4th-ranked Georgia beat Vanderbilt, 34-17.

COL FB: Georgia 27, Tennessee 14

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 8 (UPI) -- Thomas Flowers' fourth quarter punt return for a touchdown Saturday boosted 4th-ranked Georgia over No. 7 Tennessee, 27-14.

COL FB: Georgia 17, South Carolina 15

ATHENS, Ga., Sept. 10 (UPI) -- Thomas Brown rushed for 144 yards and a fourth-quarter touchdown Saturday as the ninth-ranked Georgia Bulldogs beat the South Carolina Gamecocks, 17-15.

COL FB: Auburn 24, Georgia 6

AUBURN, Ala., Nov. 13 (UPI) -- Carnell Williams ran for one touchdown and threw for another Saturday as the No. 3 Auburn Tigers posted a 24-6 victory over the No. 5 Georgia Bulldogs.

COL FB: Georgia 62, Kentucky 17

LEXINGTON, Ky., Nov. 6 (UPI) -- David Greene became the winningest quarterback in Division 1A history Saturday as fifth-ranked Georgia buried SEC foe Kentucky 62-17.

COL FB: Georgia 20, Arkansas 14

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark., Oct. 23 (UPI) -- David Greene hit on 22 of 29 passes for 374 yards and two touchdowns Saturday as the sixth-ranked Georgia posted a 20-14 win over Arkansas.

COL FB: Georgia 33, Vanderbilt 3

ATHENS, Ga., Oct. 16 (UPI) -- David Greene passed for two touchdowns Saturday as eighth-ranked Georgia beat Southeast Conference foe Vanderbilt, 33-3.

Bobby Brown released from jail

ATLANTA, March 23 (UPI) -- Troubled R&B singer Bobby Brown was released early from a Georgia jail, but only so he could appear in family court in Virginia on another matter.

Jimmy Carter has a novel out

ATLANTA, Nov. 12 (UPI) -- Jimmy Carter, a long-time amateur historian of the American south, has written a novel of the region -- the first ex-president to publish a work of fiction.

Former sheriff charged with murder

DECATUR,, Ga., Nov. 30 (UPI) -- A former Georgia sheriff was charged Friday with murdering his successor, who was gunned down in front of his Atlanta-area home three days before he was to have
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Thomas Brown
President Bush talks with Rev. Thomas Brown Jr. at the Union Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church, Jan. 15, 2004, in New Orleans. Bush is seeking to increased support among black voters for his plan to let religious charities in on more federal spending. (UPI / A.J. Sisco)

Thomas Brown (9 January 1778 – 2 April 1820) was a Scottish metaphysician.

He was born at Kirkmabreck, Kirkcudbright, where his father Rev. Samuel Brown was parish clergyman. He was a wide reader and an eager student. Educated at several schools in London, he went to the University of Edinburgh in 1792, where he attended Dugald Stewart's moral philosophy class, but does not appear to have completed his course. After studying law for a time he took up medicine; his graduation thesis De Somno was well received. But his strength lay in metaphysical analysis, as was shown in his answer to the objections raised against the appointment of Sir John Leslie to the mathematical professorship (1805). Leslie, a follower of David Hume, was attacked by the clerical party as a sceptic and an infidel, and Brown took the opportunity to defend Hume's doctrine of causality as in no way inimical to religion. His defence, at first only a pamphlet, became in its third edition a lengthy treatise entitled Inquiry into the Relation of Cause and Effect, and is a fine specimen of Brown's analytical faculty.

In 1806 Brown became a medical practitioner in partnership with James Gregory (1753–1821), but, though successful, preferred literature and philosophy. After twice failing to gain a professorship in the university, he was invited, during an illness of Dugald Stewart in the session of 1808-1809, to act as his substitute, and during the following session he undertook much of Stewart's work. The students received him with enthusiasm, due partly to his splendid rhetoric and partly to the novelty and ingenuity of his views. In 1810 he was appointed as colleague to Stewart, a position which he held for the rest of his life. He wrote his lectures at high pressure, and devoted much time to the editing and publication of the numerous poems which he had written at various times during his life. He was also preparing an abstract of his lectures as a handbook for his class. His health, never strong, gave way under the strain of his work. He was advised to take a trip to London, where he died.

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