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Kenai raises fees access to books, magazines, and the internet. "If a $20 fee eliminates even one person from having that access, then shame on us for allowing that to happen," Bookey said. Marquis also opposed the library fee on principal, recalling his own use...
Cal Thomas: Another signpost on the road to destruction

...subsequent generations, including this one, have renewed the lease on the banal and bizarre to our national shame, if we were capable of shame in an age where anything goes.Readers may email Cal Thomas at
Got goat's milk?

...around the farm as well, Wendt said. If there is extra it usually goes to other animals on the farm, she said. "It's a shame to feed it to the pigs," Wendt said. Wendt says unpasteurized goat's milk has numerous health benefits, especially for...
Rich Lowry: Death as a taxable event

...praiseworthy and unselfish motivation. In what perverse world is it a criticism to say of someone at his death, "It's such a shame - he saved too much money to pass on to his kids and their families"?Democrats look at such an elemental human act and see...
Bob Franken: Cuba si, Congress no

What a shame that President Barack Obama finds it so much easier to negotiate with the Castros than with the Congress. Of course, he did have...
Rich Lowry: Year of the fainting couch

The fainting couch doesn't have the same cachet it did in the 19th century, which is a shame, because it should be more in demand than at any time since the age of corsets and delicate sensibilities. To put it in Victorian...
Bob Franken: Political cruelty

...why can't they just say "torture" as the apologists try to pretend that the CIA and our post-9/11 leaders didn't shame America? Instead, they come up with sterile terms to describe their monstrous policies.Another one is the term that two...
Bob Franken: The United States of Amnesia

...populated by citizens taking on the 1 percent? At best, we have a vague recollection of them and their noble cause, which was to shame the country into doing something about the toxic inequality of our wealth. We took notice for a while, then lost interest...
Pioneer Potluck: About being Irish

...This simple statement kept me and my siblings out of a lot of trouble! And if we did not behave to her standards, she would shame us by saying "What would your dad think?" Actually we were and are a mixture, Mom's background is English and Austrian...
Volunteer mauled by pit bull at Kenai Animal Shelter

...bull haters and I don't want to stake out positions," he said. "It's just a shame. It's a shame for the animal that will have to be put down and a shame for our volunteer who went through an incident like this."For Best, the physical...


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