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June 28, 2013

KELLY: What do you think?

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Why do successful and supposedly intelligent men cave in to this silliness? What do you think?

Supreme Court

The court just denied the state of Arizona, and I suppose by extension all states, the right to require a person to provide proof they are a citizen in order to vote. Why would any honest government – local, state or federal – want non-citizens to have the privilege to vote? Maybe the decision was based on a technicality, but in my opinion the court just gave non-citizens the opportunity to be illegal voters. What do you think?

Dear Abbey

Dear Abbey, and other columns of that type in which people write in seeking advice concerning a problem in their daily lives are very interesting. I read these types of articles for only one reason: They give me confirmation that I am really a sane individual. What do you think?

Valedictorians

It’s very good to see that these honor students have formed their own opinions and want to express them. However there is a time and place for everything and the valedictorian address is not the place for that form of expression. I believe the school authorities were correct in their decision to not permit a variation from the approved script. Some traditions need to be followed. What do you think?

I hope one or more of the items above caused you to think about the content in them. Let me know what you think.

William J. Kelly is a Weatherford resident and regular contributor to Viewpoints.

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