Disgusting to Compare Pope to Jiminy Cricket

Disgusting to Compare Pope to Jiminy Cricket

To the Editor: It was interesting to me that Kathleen Parker  in the Daily Herald of suburban Chicago satirically ridiculed Pope Francis as being like Jiminey Cricket in her oped column while Rush Limbaugh was gently chided for not taking the Pope’s words in ‘context’. To characterize Pope Francis as a Disney Jiminy Cricket with “twinkling eyes […]

Why Snowden is No Traitor

Why Snowden is No Traitor

To the Editor: What is the matter with the people of this country? Our own government is spying and illegally phone tapping the citizens and Snowden has brought it to light. Traitor? I think not. Whistleblower, yes, and our government has revoked his passport. Whatever happened to due process? We have a ruling elite in […]

Romney’s Wonderland of Changing Opinions

To the Editor: “Curiouser and curiouser.” Romney must have been thinking of these words from Alice In Wonderland when he replied to (Meet The Press, 9/9/12) David Gregory’s question about not mentioning the war in Afghanistan in his Convention speech. Romney said, “You know, I find it interesting that people are curious about mentioning words […]

Another BP Letdown: Contaminated Gas

I am one of the unlucky customers that received some of that bad fuel from one of the BP stations in Chicago when wefilled up on Saturday Aug 18. I work for the military and I am a military veteran if this is the way an American company treats their veterans I’d rather deal with some foreign company.