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There is a new party in it's infancy called "The Coffee Party". Their pledge reads like this::
"As a member or supporter of the Coffee Party, I pledge to conduct myself in a way that is civil, honest, and respectful toward people with whom I disagree. I value people from different cultures, I value people with different ideas, and I value and cherish the democratic process."
John, I agree that securing the southern border is a "good idea". What I do not agree with are any of the proposed solutions. Anyone that thinks a 3000 mile fence thru the desert is secure has been eating too many peyote buttons.
Just look at how many ways they subvert border security around San Diego and Brownsville. Catapults, tunnels, fence cutters, actual underground trains and these are in areas we can monitor. Just think how those enterprising criminals would subvert a fence over 200 miles from anywhere. Me thinks we need a better solution than a fence.
I would suggest that anyone who thinks they have seceded from the United States (Mark Hartless) be denied to privileges of citizenship. He may not want to pay any taxes but he sure does drive on our highways and freeways.
Maybe we should build a big wall around his property so he cannot get out and access the community property he is so opposed to paying for. We could call it "The Nation of Mark" and fly drones over the compound 24x7 to make sure he is not building WMD.
No Mark, I could care less what you do with your life. I do not know you, you do not know me. What I disagree with is your consistent and strident calls for violence over discussion. Suffice it to say that I disagree and I hope that most of the readers out there feel more like I do than what you propose.
Once again, Mark Hartless beleives that armed insurrection and violence is the answer to what he believes is wrong with our society. Personally, I find that appalling and reject any assertion that revolution is a better choice for our country than debate and discussion.
Gary's letter has a point and a place that he represented well without resorting to threats and violence. Perhaps the Sheriff should investigate Mark's threats against public officials as they seem to be increasing in frequency and tone. Is it really acceptable in our society to physically threaten public officials that you disagree with. My personal opinion is no.
Come on Pilot, are you really going to allow these kinds of threats to be posted on your blogs?
"I am not against oil and gas production per se. I am opposed to unsafe practices and lack of accountability or responsibility on the part of operators."
Well said Stuart.
So, two days ago I am driving south on 129 when I encounter 2 HWP vehicles that were finishing up a traffic stop. As I approached the area in my vehicle one of the officers managed to pull out in front of me and one of them a couple of cars behind.
As we proceeded in a miniature caravan down 129 we passed two groups of cyclists in the northbound land enjoying their ride. No problem right?
Those two groups of cyclists included a three person, and a four person group of riders. In each case the entire group was all bunched together and riding in a pack that covered almost the entire northbound lane.
My question is: Why did the Highway Patrol ignore that violation not once but twice. I have no problems with the cyclists on our roads and will never be the one pushing them with my vehicle or threatening their space. However, I expect that they will follow the rules of the road just like everyone else and I expect that out local police will enforce those regulations instead of ignoring those violations the way I observed the Highway Patrol doing this week on 129.
I wish there was a way to get this information to those officers management so that they could receive training in the area of bicycle rules and regulations. They clearly need some reminders about what rules the cyclists should be observing.
Not sure how I did that but it looks cool.
When you refuse to listen to the viewpoints of those that disagree with you, two things happen.
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