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Tuesday, Jul 07, 2015

Opinion

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Writing for the Orlando Sentinel recently, Susan Jacobson said that in the Internet age, “…common sense is in short supply….” She spoke particularly of “etiquette” as being part of a bygone age. The modern te...
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‘Freight fully’ good hobby

As the recipients of numerous sales catalogs we have never, to my knowledge purchased from, I’m always amazed by the response of Mr. Harris. For reasons unknown to me, and probably many other wives, my husband enjoys perusing tool and camping ...
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Letters to the editor

Paul Ebersbach’s retirement
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Driving to school not all it’s cracked up to be

As the Highlands County School year came to a close this past week, so did my second to last year as a student in the Highlands County School System. I could write about a number of reflective topics, but instead I feel I am now well versed enough in...
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Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor

Plant-based diets better
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Remembering our brave soldiers should happen every day

Yesterday Americans remembered the men who stormed the beaches of Normandy on D-Day. It was a day of hell on earth, and somehow these brave men made peace with their makers as they climbed off landing craft and faced a headwind of lead as they worked...
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Leapin’ lizards, beware

Sometimes I wonder why certain things not only exist but also thrive, though they seem to have no productive purpose.
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Drama is her middle name

Editor’s note: This column was originally printed in September 2012.
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Ignore the good and the bad labels

I owe Joe Biden an apology. I’ve given him negative labels over the years. At best, I kept my opinions to myself. At worst, I held them in my own head, causing me to miss out on something bigger than Biden’s well-known gaffes and unfilt...
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Letters to the editor

Communism, socialism and American politics
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