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Quickly, July 28

We need to bring freedom and democracy to our own cities. The weapons of mass destruction — heroin and cocaine — are known to all. Call out the National Guard. The cheapest way to trace your family tree is to run for public office. Believing …

Quickly, July 26

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I got a laugh from Thursday’s Page 2 articles regarding Gary’s schools. The school board should focus more on the teaching cuts and low enrollment than on renaming a school after Michael Jackson. Is the board hoping to receive millions of dollars from the Jackson …

Quickly, July 25

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If the unions are successful in persuading a judge to outlaw right-to-work legislation, does that mean all the newly created right-to-work jobs get shipped back to Illinois or the other states where they came from? The surplus in Indiana means that there are children who …

Quickly, July 24

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God doesn’t tell people what they want to hear. Some people have selective hearing, they hear what they want to hear, and they block out the rest. Who would have guessed? Michael Moore, the critic of the rich and corporations, is actually one of the …

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Quickly, July 23

In rejecting Common Core, Gov. Mike Pence and his allies are apparently suggesting that Indiana education should be Indiana-specific. One of the Indiana-specific things students should learn is that when someone is elected to public office in Indiana it doesn’t necessarily mean that that person …

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Quickly, July 22

If the incumbent president (Obama) is responsible for every current terrorist tragedy, who was then responsible for 9/11? (Hint, who ignored a warning in August 2001 of planes being used in domestic attacks?) Why are the Bailed Out Big Banks making “below prime” new and …

Quickly, July 21

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To the individual who sideswiped my green Jeep Liberty in Hobart, you will get your karma. Thank you for sideswiping my Jeep and running. You drive a red Chrysler-looking car and I will be looking for you, but in the meantime, I am asking my …

Quickly, July 20

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Conservatives have a very narrow definition of family and think they own the concept of family values. Families that don’t fit into their narrow definition don’t seem to have any value. Too bad. I think the fair carnies show more class than most tattooed people …

Quickly, July 19

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The person who thought the EPA was “another stupid liberal idea,” who wants me to drink poisonous water and breath in toxic substances in the air, is too uneducated to know anything about biology or chemistry — or that Richard Nixon, a Republican, created the …

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Quickly, July 18

Wouldn’t you know, with this beautiful weather you can open the windows and let in a little fresh air, and the village idiot neighbor has to start a fire and smoke up the whole neighborhood. The American people should sue the House of Representatives for …

Quickly, July 17

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I am sick to death of politics. The person with the most money wins it all. This is not what is best for everyone, just the power brokers at the top. I love kids, all kids. But we can’t accept kids from other countries and …

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Quickly, July 16

PT sports writer John Mutka is great at interesting and insightful coverage of local athletes. Mike Hutton is doing a wonderful job following in his footsteps. To the person who wants George back to “straighten out this mess” — did you forget who got us …

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Quickly, July 13

So the Air Show is canceled due to flooding on the fields. However, we do have an antique car show, a disc jockey, the Indianapolis Colts cheerleaders and the Fair Oaks Farms attractions. Why would I drive more than 45 minutes away to see this? …

Quickly, July 12

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Tony Bennett isn’t even  pretending to be remorseful about campaigning on the taxpayers’ dime. His arrogance knows no bounds. With all the hoopla about LeBron James returning to Cleveland, there remains one fact about the man: He is missing the one trait that players like …

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Quickly, July 11

Being a Republican woman, I just wish Sarah Palin would go away before I’m the only Republican woman. Sixteen federal judges have ruled that prohibition of same sex marriage is unconstitutional. Governor Pence, our roads and bridges are falling apart. Indiana’s infant mortality rate is …

Quickly, July 10

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The very best thing a man can do for his children is to truly love their mother. Everyone is all up in arms that Hobby Lobby should have no say in the health coverage provided to its employees. It can’t tell its employees what to …