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Monday, Dec 22, 2014

Letter of the Day

Letter of the day: Class sizes not to blame for public school failures

Regarding the editorial “Revisit class-size amendment” (Our Views, Dec. 15):
Published: 12/20/14

Letter of the Day: Wishing Cuban exiles’ dream to come true

As much as it pains me, a conservative to the core, I have to agree with President Obama’s attempt to normalize relations with Cuba.
Published: 12/22/14

Letter of the day: Same-sex supporters infringe on religious freedoms

Regarding “Same-sex ban” (Your Views, Dec. 9): The letter writer’s opinion about the same-sex issue in Florida is double-minded. She expresses the desire to have “folks just agree to disagree, yet stop short of infringing ...
Published: 12/19/14

Letters to the editor: DROP continues to burn taxpayers

I read Matt Dixon’s story “Taxpayers will pay prison chief twice” in Sunday’s Metro section, and my first thought was, “What a boondoggle!” Paying state government retirees to return to work for state governm...
Published: 12/17/14

Letter of the Day: In America, there are still two sides to every story

In response to Joe Henderson’s column on Nov. 30 (“This story definitely has two sides”), he describes Florida Senate Bill 96, sponsored by Sen. Alan Hays, which has been given the name “Patriotic Film Screening.” T...
Published: 12/17/14

Letter of the Day: Let’s keep the word ‘torture’ in perspective

In today’s age of hyper-political correctness, when most everyone is loathe hurting anyone else’s feelings, children are given trophies for coming in last for fear of damaging psyche, and dodge ball is banned because someone might recei...
Published: 12/16/14

Letter of the Day: ‘Are we turning into a community of boxed history?’

What a sad day. What an ironic day. Tampa’s History Center had a special exhibit on the U boats in the waters around Florida while it was announced that the Belleview Biltmore is scheduled for demolition.
Published: 12/15/14

Letter of the Day: Crime and violence the real problems, not police

Regarding “Today’s police force: A recipe for disaster and conflict” (Other Views, Dec. 9):
Published: 12/14/14

A new definition of insanity

Leave it to Democrats in the U.S. Senate to come up with a new definition for insanity.
Published: 12/13/14

Letter of the Day: Take ‘bold steps’ to save USF football

I write to express my disappointment in the state of the USF football program and urge USF President Judy Genshaft to find a way to align USF with a more prominent conference.
Published: 12/12/14