WOW – Did Romney really say that?

Letter to the Editor I was listening to Mitt Romney’s speech at the Republican convention when he ended it by taking a shot at environmentalists, ridiculing the idea of doing something about the oceans rising and healing the planet. I’m listing to him with my mouth open thinking “WOW, he really said that? He’s running […]

Are we better off than when Obama took office?

Letter to the Editor When Obama took office America was lying in the street dying from a near fatal wound from the last Republican president. The banking system collapsed. We were losing 750,000 jobs a month. Housing collapsed. Construction stopped. The auto industry was in a death spiral. America was in a state of complete […]

Republican Party Quiz

Letter to the Editor Which one of these are NOT considered to be a person by Republicans? A) Corporation B) Woman C) Fetus If you guessed B – you are correct!

Republican Debt Clock Stunt might backfire

Letter to the Editor The Republican party started a debt clock at their GOP convention to try to make a point about how fast the national debt is climbing. However the debt clock stunt might backfire because Republicans are counting on Americans being stupid and having a short memory. In 2001 when President Clinton handed […]

Question for anti-abortion supporters

Letter to the Editor The official platform of the Republican party and most Republican politicians oppose abortion even in the case of rape, incest, and the life of the mother.. So I have some questions for those who want to pass laws compelling women to bear the child of their rapist. Suppose your wife is […]

Romney’s weird birther remark

Letter to the Editor I’m rather confused by Mitt Romney who said that he was born in Michigan and “No one’s ever asked to see my birth certificate.” Not sure I understand his point. Obama was born in Hawaii. Obama’s father was born in Kenya, but Romney’s father was born in Mexico. Seems Romney is […]

Mitt Romney is an Atheist – not a Mormon

Letter to the Editor There’s an old saying, “It takes one to know one.” It’s pretty easy to tell the believers from the non-believers. And as an Atheist it’s clear to me that Mitt Romney is not a believer. Case in point. Mitt Romney’s latest excuse as to why he’s not releasing his tax return […]

Questions about God for the Faith Based Community

Letter to the Editor I have a question I would like to ask the faith based community. I am the founder of the Church of Reality. The Church of Reality is a religion based on making a solemn personal commitment to the pursuit of the understanding of reality the way it really is. I am […]

Republicans don’t care about women being raped

Letter to the Editor Missouri Republican candidate for Senate Todd Akin has created an uproar when he said on Sunday, “First of all, from what I understand from doctors, [pregnancy from rape] is really rare. If it’s a legitimate rape, the female body has ways to try to shut that whole thing down.” Since then […]

Romney’s plan for Medicare is worse

Letter to the Editor One clear indication that the Romney Medicare plan is worse that the current one is that Romney is assuring current seniors that his new plan isn’t going to apply to them. He’s telling them not to worry because only people who are (currently) under 55 will be affected by the changes. […]

Both Romney and Harry Reed might be right on Romney’s taxes

Letter to the Editor Harry Reed has accused Romney of paying no federal income taxes. Romney said that he has always paid at least 13%. Could they both be right? Actually yes! If you take the year 2008, the year of the great Bush stock market crash most everyone in the investment world has losses […]

See Romney Run

Letter to the Editor See Romney run. Run Romney run. He runs away from his record as governor of Massachusetts. He runs away from is record in business. He runs away from his record at the Olympics. He runs away from his Mexican heritage. He runs away from his positions when he ran for the […]

Press should not ignore the reality based voter

Letter to the Editor In this years election one group that has been ignored by the press is the reality based voter. The reality based voters are an increasing number of people who believe that America will be better off if we take reality into consideration. We look back at the Bush years when America […]

Did Paul Ryan have to show his tax returns to Romney?

Letter to the Editor Usually the Vice Presidential vetting process is pretty thorough. Romney had to collect a lot of information about the people he was considering choosing for his running mate. Which makes me wonder, did Paul Ryan turn over his tax returns to Romney? If so – is the voting public going to […]

Romney takes jet on his “bus tour”

Letter to the Editor When most candidates take a bus tour they travel around America in a bus to meet voters along the way. Mitt Romney is taking a bus tour with a twist. Instead of riding on the bus he is talking his private jet to fly in and meet the bus. i guess […]

Romney should tout his Mexican heritage

Letter to the Editor Presidential candidate Mitt Romney is struggling to figure out how to get the Latino vote. It seems to me that Romney passing up an opportunity to tout his Mexican heritage. Mitt Romney’s father George Romney was born in Mexico. Romney’s family played a major role in establishing Mormon communities in Mexico. […]

Romney should release his birth certificate

Letter to the Editor Since Romney continues to refuse to release his tax returns maybe he should at least release his birth certificate. Obama released his birth certificate. Maybe if Romney released his birth certificate he would at least be releasing something. We don’t know anything about Romney except that he wants to cut taxes […]

Newest Mars Rover to land on Monday Evening

Letter to the Editor Forget the Olympics. The real event is coming Monday night starting at 10:00 pacific time when NASA lands the newest Mars rover Curiosity in a Martian crater to see if they can find evidence if Mars has, or has ever had life. Since the time that humans have realized that Earth […]