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Tuesday, Sep 02, 2014

Letters To The Editor

‘Take the fight to them with everything we have’

In 1980-81 I served aboard a U.S. Navy Destroyer for 204 days off the coast of Iran during the Iran Hostage Crisis in an area known to sailors as GONZO Station. In the 33 years since then, the situation has only gone from bad to worse because of a gl...
Published: 08/24/14

Letters to the editor: Character issue

Character issue
Published: 08/23/14

Letter of the Day: Drug testing for the stars

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...
Published: 08/23/14

Where are today’s protest songs?

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 ...
Published: 08/22/14

Letters to the editor: Live and die by sword

Live and die by sword
Published: 08/22/14

Letters to the editor: Unsung heroes

Unsung heroes
Published: 08/21/14

Pandora’s ganja box

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...
Published: 08/21/14

‘Yes, we are cranky’

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...
Published: 08/20/14

Letters to the editor: Bad experience

Bad experience
Published: 08/20/14

The heart of the matter in behavioral health

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”...
Published: 08/19/14

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