Reading most opinion and editorial pieces these days often leaves us little to find encouraging, says Gary Brennan of Arroyo Grande. The high percentage of Americans cited who still believe in the American dream is encouraging.
How can an election official, elected to the office, put off making changes in legislation that was passed in 2014, asks Margaret Fertschneider of Atascadero. Tommy Gong’s objections to SB 450 don’t seem impossible to overcome.
Mark Henry of San Luis Obispo says that San Luis Obispo County will retain 1,500 high-paying jobs for 20 years and our community would get to keep hundreds of millions in local tax income if Diablo Canyon stays open.
Once again, Debbie Anthony of San Luis Obispo was dismayed by the ineffective City Council. There were over 50 letters submitted opposing the 790 Foothill Blvd. project, but there was no mention of them.
Ocasio-Cortez is an upcoming star of the Democratic Party, but she does not understand history or economics, says Melvin de la Motte of San Luis Obispo. She espouses socialism, but has no idea what it means.
Abcarian excuses and downplays the rise of antisemitism, in America and elsewhere, says Tom Freeman of Nipomo. On the far left, the hatred for Israel is so virulent that it frequently crosses over into antisemitism.
Octopuses have the intelligence of the four-year-old and have personality, C.J. Bundy of Los Osos says. The full-color photo on 3A of an grilled octopus arm was as repellent as seeing the leg of a dog.