JOHN T. NIGHTINGALE

Reader Input: Don’t deprive US of the thrills

Can’t argue with John T. Nightingale (“Liberal paradise lacks unicorns,” Reader Input, Aug. 2) that if you want free quality health care (like our politicians get ...

Reader Input: Liberal paradise lacks unicorns

Close your eyes and just think of the perfect progressive utopia where we have everyone treated equally, food is free and served three times a day, everyone has a warm place to sle ...

Reader input: Is it about jobs or a free ride?

The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Sunday shows that 46 percent of Likely U.S. voters approve of President Obama’s job performance. Fifty-three perc ...

Reader input: Freedom is over-rated

George Orwell in 1948 wrote of his vision of 1984. Summarized from the first two paragraphs he said: “big brother is watching you,” the caption said. In the far distanc ...

Reader input: Does president pay fair share?

Here is a perplexing tale of paying one’s fair share. “President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama paid $112,214 in federal income taxes in 2012 on adjusted ...

Reader Input: Regulate the people, not guns

Re: “Does U.S. mirror 1958 China?” (John T. Nightingale, Reader Input, March 21): Those who advocate the removal of weapons from the general public should go back in ...

Reader Input: Does US mirror 1958 China?

Could it be that we are taking the “Great Leap Forward” as did China in the year 1958? During China’s Great Leap Forward campaign, massive amounts of money/inve ...

Reader Input: Mind your tongue

I am again amused by progressives and their interpretation of very simple language. As citizens we have a “Bill of Rights.” These “Rights” serve to protec ...

Reader Input: Mainstream called it right

It certainly appears that the progressives and the mainstream media were correct when they warned me if I voted for Mitt Romney there would be massive layoffs. And they were right ...

Better get used to more misery

Attention, readers: Here is a term we have not heard for a long while: “misery index.” I assume it is part of the “hope and change” thing. The misery index was initiated by ...

Government knows best

Time for the left to ready the Kool-Aid. A recent report reads “President Barack Obama Tuesday ordered a government-wide review of regulations with the goal of eliminating those ...

How do some predict future?

Based on a recent letter to the editor I see that there is the “educated class” and then there are the non-progressive peasants. I have also leaned that the Progressive Educat ...

Progressives ready slogan

As the year comes to an end I wish to thank those who have brought us ropes and chains instead of hope and change, those who saved or created jobs and those who have voided the inc ...

Sounds like old hate speech

In response to “Real Americans uphold peace” by Anne Gassman, Citrus Heights, (Reader Input, Sept. 26): I find it just amazing that in one sentence the writer spouts values of ...

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 ...