Dale Smith

Sick of Obama endorsements

My letter, “Impeach Barack Obama now,” (Reader Input, Aug. 9), struck nerves on both sides of the aisle. However, when people turn away from me in the grocery store, th ...

Know of which you speak

I am an independent, and do not support any political party. I evaluate each issue carefully.Mr. Dale Smith is correct (“Impeach Barack Obama now,” Reader Input, Aug. 9 ...

Timely email on death panels

I got a call Thursday from a woman and a tirade laced with profanity no lady would ever use. She was violently angry at me because I wrote that Obama should be impeached (“Im ...

Writers’ letters scream political panic

For a learned and accomplished man, Mr. Dale Smith’s recent letter to the Auburn Journal (“Impeach Barack Obama now,” Reader Input, Aug. 9) smacks of political pa ...

Impeach Barack Obama now

A half-century of media experience ranging from the GM of U.S. radio and TV stations, a foreign correspondent for ABC News, Mutual Broadcasting, Deutsche Welle, West German Nationa ...

Don?t bottle up personal beliefs

In my class, a lady congratulated me on my most recent Auburn Journal letter. I asked her how many letters has she written to any newspaper. The shoulder shrug told me all I needed ...

Support small, local businesses

Re: “Wal-Mart and more needed,” (Reader Input, Peggy Impala, June 10), and I quote: “I have been shopping here when we go to the stores we do have and they are ou ...

‘God’ doesn’t appear in Constitution

Comment to Dale Smith’s Auburn Journal letter on Sunday April 15 : I just cannot keep quiet when people misquote the contents of the U.S. Constitution. Mr. Smith, please Google t ...

Budget deficit unsustainable

How much longer must Americans suffer with the lack of candidness and honesty out of the Oval Office under Barack Obama? If you pay any attention to the Congressional Budget Office ...

Support Obama for second term

In spite of Dale Smith’s letter in the Jan. 27 Auburn Journal, Ginny and I continue to believe that our President Obama is a great and compassionate man. We continue in our inten ...

Know state’s Constitution

In this time when so much emphasis is being put on the United States Constitution, I thought that it would be well to write about our own California Constitution. I highlight just ...

Moving forward with God’s help

Every so often I think about the last two years and that I am a cancer survivor. Why is this so important? Have a look at these statistics, and you will see why. Other than skin ca ...

Jeff Stahler wasn’t funny

The Jeff Stahler cartoon in today’s (Feb. 13) Journal is exceedingly offensive. Mr. Stahler owes an apology to the Wright Brothers family. Orville and Wilbur invented and built t ...

Woken up by an Obama fan

An early morning call from an irate Obama fanatic shocked me awake, raking me over the coals for my letter (“Obama fails in every conceivable way,” Jan. 27). In her second “u ...

Conceivable ways to fail

I found Dale Smith’s letter (“Obama fails in every conceivable way,” Jan. 27) a good sample of where we, the citizens, too often fail. When we have the opportunity to air our ...