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Monday, Aug 31, 2015

Opinion

I’ve become comfortably numb

Ah, the joys of having dental work. A lot of people hate even the mention of this necessary evil and quiver at the thought of entering a dental office. I personally find the whole thing quite relaxing and usually sleep through most of it. My only fea...
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Letters to the editor

Feguson anniversary
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Letters to the editor

Atomic bomb
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The importance of politics

Although the next presidential election is over a year away, debate season is in full swing. I have written about politics before, but I strongly believe it is a subject that deserves our attention.
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Trump’s comments not about political correctness

Most of us agree that political correctness often goes too far in this country. Trying to figure out what a particular race or nationality wants to be called these days can get a little ridiculous. But most of us know there’s a line in there w...
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Mine is a ‘rough hewn’ life

Some things in life are totally out of our control. How we deal with them can be the biggest challenges of life as well as the biggest emotional ups and downs we’ll ever face.
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Letters to the editor

Maintaining roads
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Glorious day was almost tragic

I could have lost my daughter today. She is 9 years old and just as cute as can be, but even if she wasn’t so cute, my wife and I would have been devastated. She is our daughter, our pride and joy, our responsibility. I suppose it’s tru...
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Letters to the Editor

Planned Parenthood
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Let boredom provoke questions

We are an increasingly secular people who like to call ourselves “religious,” as long as we give that term the broadest possible definition. We choose no set rules except a free-for-all of human ideas. We select no rule book, but, rathe...
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