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To the editor:  I belong to the NRA. I also am flat out in favor of the flat tax. If that isn’t enough to put me on the liberal hate list, I also favor reining in or eliminating redundant, ineffective or stupid government agencies. Would that in itself be redundant? How about voter photo I.D.? [....Read More
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To the editor:  It was a tragedy, the killing of all those young children and teachers in Connecticut. It is not right to blame only guns. I believe that it has a lot to do with this godless society. We took God out of courthouses, schools, and public places like post offices by eliminating even [....Read More
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To the editor:  I think we all agree that it was tragic that 20 young children died in the school shooting at Sunnybrook Elementary. We have heard the outcry of the media and political leaders since Dec.14.In a speech on gun control President Obama stated, “We must protect the most vulnerable”....Read More
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President Obama announced the other day that if women wish to, they can serve in combat roles in the infantry. Some women apparently felt that they were held back in rank if they did not experience combat. The reaction was fairly predictable, with the president’s supporters saying it’s only righ...Read More
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President Obama came to Minnesota this week to tout his prescription for reducing the likelihood of a repeat of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre, or Columbine, or Luby’s Cafeteria, or various U.S. Post Offices, or Charles Whitman in the University of Texas tower in 1966, etc. Meanwhile, t...Read More
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Picture if you will, the following encounter: You are walking down the street when you see an old, familiar friend. He walks up to you, and you embrace. It’s a long embrace in which he pats you on the back, grabs you by the upper arms, looks you in the face, smiles and says, “It’s [...]...Read More
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To the editor:  I read an article in the Visitor paper of the St. Cloud Diocese where it stated that 50 percent of Catholics voted for Obama, What? How could true Catholics vote for a president that is against what the Catholic institutions and churches stand for. These people could not call themse...Read More
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To the editor:  The Second Amendment has nothing to do with hunting. The word hunting is not even used in the Second Amendment. The Second Amendment reads: “A well regulated militia being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms shall not be infring...Read More
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