Letters to the Editor

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    Take another look at cartoon

    In response to Bob Clark's letter of March 13: He read the cartoon incorrectly. The entitlement programs are not defense-related. That was the point of Glenn McCoy's cartoon.

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    Everyone's ideas get printed

    Letter writer Jim Walters complains about the "tin foil hat folks" and the BND for printing their "right-wing nonsense." "I used to think nothing was filled with more baloney than the holy comic book," he wrote.

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    Cheated by religious leaders

    Have you ever tried to console a friend who just found out his or her spouse has been cheating? It is devastating, and yet we have been cheated on and continue to be cheated on by the bishops and priests who have failed miserably on helping us save our soul from everlasting damnation. We do not ...

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    Yes, we were there

    There's a Christian song, "Were you there when they crucified my Lord?" Well, whether you and I know it or not we were there in a sense because Christ died for you and me.

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    Oh, the perks of office

    Well, I see that our president and his wife paid their taxes for 2013 and that is a good thing. Of course, they were entitled to a $19,108 refund, which I question. Where were the $1 million golf weekends enjoyed by Barack Obama and his friends and the millions spent on his wife's vacations as well...

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    Stanley Cup or another bust for the Blues?

    I guess that David Backes and the rest of the starting members of the St. Louis Blues were lying to the fans at the beginning of the hockey year. Now all the starters are conveniently out with injuries.

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    It's a brave, new marketplace

    Global markets and automation have changed the world. A completely unrestrained and unregulated economy, lusted for by market fundamentalists, will never provide enough "good jobs." Ayn Rand can go ahead and turn over in her grave, but "mixed economies" are inevitable.

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    Needed to rein in government

    This is just one instance why we have the Second Amendment: to stop the government from stealing everything that is not nailed down. Government is now showing just how arrogant it can be when it starts bullying its citizens.

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    Pay, politics and more

    I have a few topics to cover.

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    Don't be forced to buy extras

    This is to warn others who may be in the same predicament. We purchased a bargain lot car from a local dealer. This was to assist relatives get out from under a car that was too old to even find parts for, plus help get their credit score built up for the future. Their annual income places them ...

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