Letters To The Editor
During the past several months and years there have been many news reports of excessive alcohol and illegal drug use by notables in the entertainment business. There have been arrests, multiple trips to rehab, deaths and sometimes the loss of the wil...
For the past few weeks, public TV stations have aired nostalgic music from the ’50s and ’60s to raise funds. Many of these entertainers were folk singers such as Peter, Paul and Mary, Pete Seeger, the Weavers and others. Although their ...
Live and die by sword
Regarding reader Randall Grantham’s concern that the Trib use “reality-based opinions” in discussion of the medical marijuana issue, specifically taking issue with “the statement by the OB-GYN that you relied on for your c...
It must be nice to live in La La Land (“Cheer up, America,” Paula Dockery, Aug. 17). In her op-ed she cites all the wonderful things we should be cheered up by. I am, by most accounts, a very positive person, but I am also a realist. Wh...
People the world over are grieving the loss of Robin Williams — his gifts to us warrant that — and much has been written about his death. The Tribune ran Simon Jenkins’ “The sadness of a clown who could not be fixed”...
Face the hard truth