Kent Campbell

Reader Input: I-80 offramp a local hazard

Re: Truck rollover on westbound I-80 offramp to Highway 49 (“2 hurt as big rig overturns on Interstate 80 offramp in Auburn,” Journal, Aug. 21). I’m sure most A ...

Reader Input: Categorize firearms deaths

Heard on the news tonight that since the Newtown slaughter, there have been 1,221 deaths due to firearms. If that is anywhere close to being correct, I wonder how many of those k ...

Reader input: Dump the blame game players

What this country sorely needs is (drum roll) a two-party system — a true, authentic two-party system. Where are the true leaders of the Republican Party — the intellig ...

Sept. 17 is of historical note

Monday, Sept. 17, marks one of those historical turning-point events with major consequences to this country. (It is) a day not unlike Pearl Harbor, 9/11, or unlikely battle victor ...

Heed planks, not speeches

The handwriting is on the plank. Some of us may be a little gullible but I think most Americans are not stupid. Please, listen to all the speeches coming out of the conventions but ...

Olympics had its hits and misses

In my opinion, track and field and indoor volleyball are excellent spectator sports while beach volleyball, on the other hand, is much too slow and boring. NBC devoted more TV tha ...

Ground stand ends in death

You?re wearing a hoodie at night, walking home while munching Skittles, when you suddenly realize you?re being followed and perhaps about to be set upon. So you decide to ?stand yo ...

Nation needs Mitt Romney

I had to laugh at Kent Campbell’s letter on Wednesday, May 2 (“Voting for the seasoned one”). He acts like he made up his mind to vote for Obama because Dick Chen ...

Voting for the seasoned one

Well, it appears it?s official: LDC (Little Dickey Cheney) is endorsing the wannabe Republican presidential candidate Mitt (pandering) Romney. And, I?ll tell you what, folks, that ...

Allow praise for bin Laden raid success

Aha, another conspiracy theory. One Navy Seal who monitored the raid on Osama (bin Laden)’s compound in real time says it definitely was bin Laden. That Seal, William McRaven, wa ...