As a member of the Republican Party for over 50 years, I think it is clear today that you have a choice: You can either be an American, or you can be a Trump Republican.
Pick your poison
We must never forget that Russian President Vladimir Putin and Russia chose the Republican Party to destroy democracy in this country, because they knew that the GOP in power would sell their souls for power and for money.
Worth the wait
Many thanks to the Downtown merchants for having their first holiday extravaganza on Friday the 29th. With sales, shopping, decorations, and parties beginning the day after Halloween, Thanksgiving has been obliterated.
Cover it up
Some young college graduates are their own worst enemies. You rack up all that money in student loans and you don’t put any thought into how to prepare yourself for the most important job interviews of your lives. The world is forever changing, but there are plenty of business owners who are not willing to take a chance on some applicants. … For some of you who blame the world for your job-seeking failures, I suggest that you hide the tattoos and body piercings and stow the street-talk gibberish at least until you get your foot in the door.
As of now, it appears if Donald J. Trump shot and killed someone, the Republicans would say he didn’t do it, someone else did it. They know full well Russia interfered with the 2016 election. … Why do they keep lying to the American people?
As poorly as the online edition of “It’s your call” is moderated, you have to wonder if some of these posters have connections to the paper.
Editor’s note: We typically delete online comments that use profanity, advocate violence or personally attack another person who comments in the forum. We also delete comments that are only in capital letters, as it is the written equivalent of shouting. Those comments that are merely opinions, or verbal attacks on public figures, we let stand.
Lately people are behaving like Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is a hero, some kind of wonderful icon. I think she’s a selfish old lady. She could have retired when Barack Obama was president and let him fill that slot, but she’s gonna hang on to the very end.
Thank you to Brandon Zenner, who had an excellent article about Northwest Missouri high school basketball in Monday’s paper. With all the attention to the St. Joe school district situation, it is refreshing to focus on these great high school athletes.