Ending gun violence... Guns don’t
kill people. People with guns kill people. It’s the relationship that’s
lethal. While preserving our right to own guns the following suggestions
would decrease the likelihood of future gun violence and mass murders.
Our plant allies... As
the song goes: “from a distance the world looks blue and green and the
snow capped mountains white.” It reminds me of Michigan’s sales pitch to
tourists “Pure Michigan.” From a distance it is a stunning view, but if
we take a closer look there are some serious problems now and more to
Hair & there... Re: T.J. Tracey’s letter, 1/7: According to the line item in the December 24 My Style, one
had to assume that I seek out $96 haircuts. Yikes! My haircuts at Shear
Pleasure are actually $22. The $96 “hair” was my recent bi-annual
splurge on a frost/shampoo/cut.
Occupy TC pitch... Remember the Brown Shirts ? (With apologies to Pastor Martin Niemoller)
First they came for the poor, and I did not speak out,
Because I was not poor.
Next they came for the immigrants, and I did not speak out,
Because I was not an immigrant.
ALEC’s bad influence... Congratulations
fellow Michiganders! Our once proud state is receiving national media
attention thanks to our governor and state legislature. We are evolving
into a ruling oligarchy. I speak of the evils of the DeVos family, the
Koch brothers, and the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC).