common sense

Reader Input: Common sense, not extremism

Inscribed in the ancient temple at Delphi were the words “Nothing to excess.” For Aristotle, it meant the desired middle between two extremes: excess and deficiency ... ...

Reader input: Pause and think before you act

Whatever happened to common sense? Yes, the world is changing, but not for everyone. Some people as well as some countries walk to the beat of a different drummer. Just because we ...

Reader Input: How silly have we become?

Does a tiny bug have more common sense than most people? A few years ago I had a wasp nest that had moved into a retaining wall in my backyard. They were very aggressive wasps. M ...

Common sense saves lives

Re: railroad crossings; it is not the fault of the railroads that people lack common sense. Railroads should not have to bear the extra expense of changing the crossing signals whi ...

Just don’t feed the bears

Re: “Bear breaks into house,” (Journal, Aug. 26). I think it is the people’s fault for feeding the bear in the first place. Come on, people! Common sense! It’s a wild an ...