49ers fans keeping the faith

They are a mother and daughter pair who speak as if reciting lines from the “Gilmore Girls.” Only the closest family members can hear the difference in their voices. Unlike t ...

Earth lurches to the right

A recent news flash from New Zealand reads: “Earth’s surface ‘lurches 11 feet to the right’ as New Zealand earthquake rips new fault line.” To all my liberal friends, th ...

Don’t blame Democrats

Thomas Mann’s letter (Reader Input, Sept. 17) blaming Democrats and liberals for the subprime financial crisis and current recession totally ignores basic logic and facts. Cons ...

9/11 footage a good reminder

Thanks to The History Channel for airing the footage of 9/11 so that we will never forget what the terrorists did to our country. Never forget. Never! Melvin Lardy, Auburn

Active economy boosts revenues

Why is it so difficult for some people to understand why lower taxes for all create jobs and will actually raise tax revenues? If people have more money in their pockets they wil ...

Allow citizens to sell kidneys

I could talk for hours about the myriad ways your government has destroyed the health care in this country, but I would like to mention just one aspect that gets absolutely no ment ...

The world’s not your milk farm

You know, several years ago on the milk farm, we had many fires annually on a hill close to our milk house (separator, cooler, bottler, etc.). Broken milk bottles and defects wer ...

Teen dispatched possum swiftly

This letter is in support of a fair and just hearing for Carter Livingston (“Attorney: Teen accused of hacking up possum not a threat,” Journal, Sept. 26). I know him fairly we ...

Church protest, anyone?

Is anyone out there aware of any protest that has taken place over the establishment of a Christian church within two blocks of where the First Amendment was drafted? Arthur D. Fu ...

Unmask the Koch brothers

The letter regarding the funding for the tea party by Leslye Janusz (Reader Input, Sept. 8) is right on. In a column in the New Yorker magazine, author Jane Mayer tells us the two ...

Has Tracy done his homework?

Ahh, it’s election time in America — time for mis-information, dis-information and half-truths all done in the interest of getting elected. While we in the Auburn community ca ...

Whitman turned his stomach

I don’t usually feel compelled to write my opinions to the editor of a newspaper but after watching the Brown/Whitman debate at UC Davis I do feel the compulsion. Meg Whitman li ...

Spread around CHP enforcement

After careful consideration and thought I have decided to write an open letter to the Journal, CHP and Placer County Sheriffs. I have lived here in the foothills of Auburn for 30- ...

Nat Giuliani and Auburn: a right fit

Auburn’s Nat Giuliani was born at home in San Francisco’s North Beach community in 1922 in the heart of the Bay Area’s Italian neighborhood. Giuliani comes from a long line ...

40-acre industrial park foreclosure a false alarm

City officials say a 40-acre piece of land at the Auburn Airport industrial park listed in pre-foreclosure is an error. The foreclosure trustee company that placed the listing, As ...