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Re: “Chaco's Cafe

It's been a favorite of mine for many years. I've been going there since they took over the place from its previous owners. Great for breakfast and lunch. Get there early for lunch because the crowd from D-M fills it up.

Posted by Fred on 05/16/2014 at 9:38 AM

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Re: “Crooked Teeth and a New Brewery

Looking forward to your opening day.

4 likes, 0 dislikes
Posted by Fred on 08/23/2016 at 8:11 AM

Re: “McSally: "No Justification for Ever Attacking the Family of Someone Who Gave His or Her Life for This Country"

It makes no difference how much they disagree with Trump--those Republicans who insist they will vote for him are still endorsing him and what he stands for and are doing their utmost to get him elected.

McSally and McCain are afraid to stand up against evil, but of course, I'm assuming that they perceive him as evil. Perhaps they really agree with him and only outwardly disagree on some points to court wavering voters.

14 likes, 3 dislikes
Posted by Fred on 08/03/2016 at 8:13 AM

Re: “"Have You No Sense of Decency?"

To Third Party,

But, we have a real problem in THIS election. You are just trying to avoid making a real decision that is here and now. It's too late to build a viable third party for THIS election.

After THIS election is the time to START building a third party for coming elections.

16 likes, 12 dislikes
Posted by Fred on 08/03/2016 at 8:01 AM

Re: “Letter to the Editor


I guess we must be reading two different articles, for in the version I read, nowhere does Jefferson Carter say that poets suck. In my version of the article, he criticizes political poetry and points out some timeworn cliches in the poems he presents.

You don't point out where you disagree with his evaluation of the examples he cites. Does that mean you agree with his critique?

A more effective defense of your position would have been to have presented some political poetry from one of the great poets you mentioned.

Great poets write great poetry, regardless of whether it is political or not.

1 like, 2 dislikes
Posted by Fred on 04/28/2016 at 7:43 AM

Re: “Harper Lee's Mixed Legacy

"To Kill a Mockingbird" is a childhood memory of a loved parent, but it is only half of the true picture, which we get in "Watchman." I see no contradiction between the two works.

The readers' love for Atticus or their view of themselves is a separate issue and does NOT take away from the meaning or relationship between the two works.

3 likes, 0 dislikes
Posted by Fred on 02/23/2016 at 9:01 AM

Re: “Beyonce Accused of Cultural Appropriation, Reflects Millennial Cultural Mores

Does that mean I can't drink German beer or French wine or eat Chinese or any Asian dishes, as well as Mexican, various European or African foods? Can I whine about people in other cultures who wear Levi's?

What totally unmitigated nonsense.

4 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by Fred on 02/03/2016 at 8:38 AM

Re: “Best Malaysian

To the contrary, this place has excellent food, and the prices are reasonable. I don't know what her problem is, but I've been there several times and was never disappointed.

2 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by Fred on 11/22/2015 at 3:31 PM

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