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September 2, 2009 RSS feed / Opinion


Thelaws of common sense

The stupid things that people sometimes do never cease to amaze us and when society has to pass laws prohibiting those activities, we are reminded that in many ways we are living in an Alice in Wonderland world where logic is not always the rule of t More...

Nassau County needs calorie-count law

Dear Editor: I’m like many people in our county who pour over nutrition labels on all the food I buy. I want to know exactly what it is I’m eating, and more importantly, how many calories I’m consuming. More...

Money for health care, none for war

Dear Editor: Most of my life, I did not care for Ted Kennedy’s politics. I am a registered Republican and very conservative on economic issues. More...


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Lawmakers have obligation to educate themselves on health-care proposals

Dear Editor: As a senior on Medicare I am terrified of the stories on TV and in newspapers. More...

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