Search Results for: U-T

Compulsiveness Prompts Letters, Emails, and (So Much) More

(Last updated on 29 May 2019) Welcome to this latest edition in my “…Prompts Letter(s)” series. The materials following should bring you and this site up to date. Not addressed in detail in my various items below, though touched upon … Continue reading

Posted in Activism (Petitions and Such), Book (& Other) Reviews, In The News, Posted (or Sent) Elsewhere, Random Commentary | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Racialized Open-Border Rhetoric Prompts Letters

My trending-left local paper, the San Diego Union-Tribune (SDUT), sometimes known in the past as the U-T San Diego, recently made a point of selecting syndicated editorials that insist on interpreting all support for physical barriers at the border, and … Continue reading

Posted in Activism (Petitions and Such), In The News, Posted (or Sent) Elsewhere, Random Commentary | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Month that Will Live in Infamy: October 2014 (Reflection on News in My Local Paper)

IntroductionHaving decided to waste no more effort sending letters to my local paper, the U-T San Diego, I’ve no longer needed to formulate quick responses to “the latest.” This has freed me to indulge my preference for prolonged reflection (also … Continue reading

Posted in In The News, Random Commentary | Tagged , , , , | 5 Comments

Consent: Only Repeated Yeses Will Do, Say State Lawmakers

Image: California State Capitol, courtesy Wikipedia user Coolcaesar (Creative Commons license). The local paper today informed me of my state’s passage of an interesting bill to formally define, in the context of sexual assault investigations on college campuses, what does … Continue reading

Posted in In The News | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Pride, Parting in Sodom Diego

(Last updated on 18 March 2019) Main Remarks Well, I’ve been able to disprove the theory that my prior, somewhat-related letter only failed to make it into print because of U-T San Diego’s word limit (see also the follow-up letter … Continue reading

Posted in In The News, Posted (or Sent) Elsewhere | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Homosexual “Marriage” Debate Revisited

(Last updated on 5 July 2014) U-T San Diego letter writers have continued trying, within the U-T word allowance for letters (125 words per the letter editor’s email to me a while back, though the paper’s posted guidelines only warn … Continue reading

Posted in In The News | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Confucius Say: “Gay Marriage” Debate Not About Rights

(Last updated on 2 July 2014) This was created as an op-ed for the U-T San Diego, my local paper, and posted here as a draft on the same day I emailed it to the U-T (that is, 08 December … Continue reading

Posted in In The News | Tagged , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

If In Doubt, Sit The Election Out

(Last updated on 5 July 2014) Fox News has posted an interesting article about how some African-American Christian leaders are suggesting their followers should sit out the 2012 election because of (most notably) Obama’s newly “evolved” support for same-sex marriage: … Continue reading

Posted in In The News | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Akin, and Achin’ for the Unborn

(Last updated on 14 June 2014) Rape and abortion are wrong for the same reason. Image courtesy DeviantArt user NickSeraph (Creative Commons license).The material below I originally prepared August 2012 as a letter to the Editor of the U-T San … Continue reading

Posted in In The News, Posted (or Sent) Elsewhere | Tagged , , | Leave a comment