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To the Editor: “Goodbye Albuquerque, Land of Violence,” by Justin St. Germain (Sunday Review, Aug. 3), is a scathing commentary on the brutality in a city I call home. Locals issued a torrent of responses, some angry and some affirming.... Continue reading
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Posted 13 hours ago at Keith Burgess-Jackson
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Yesterday evening, Katherine and I watched Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby (2006), which neither of us had seen. (I think I purchased it at Kroger long ago for five or six dollars.) The movie was quite funny. Will... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Keith Burgess-Jackson
Steve Sailer refuses to be browbeaten. (Thanks to Mark Spahn for the link.) Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Keith Burgess-Jackson
The author of "Portland, anyone?" (Insight, Aug. 14) extolled the virtues of living in Portland as opposed to S.F. Allow me to chime in with some facts, to wit: Twice the annual rainfall and 25 percent less population occupy 75... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Keith Burgess-Jackson
You certainly didn't criticize him.
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Here is the preseason football ranking. My Arizona Wildcats are nowhere to be seen. Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Keith Burgess-Jackson
To the Editor: Re “A Cathedral Under Siege” (Sunday Review, Aug. 10): Thanks to Kevin Fedarko for alerting us all to the possible desecration of the Grand Canyon. Two development projects threaten this jewel in the crown of our national... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Keith Burgess-Jackson
Posted 2 days ago at Keith Burgess-Jackson
Seven-Inning Felix didn't make it to the seventh inning tonight, folks. He didn't even make it to the sixth inning. He pitched all of five innings! Then the poor boy got tired from throwing 92 pitches, so his manager had... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Keith Burgess-Jackson
Posted 3 days ago at Keith Burgess-Jackson
I'm 57 years old. I bought my first new car 25 years ago today, when I was 32. I drove that car (a 1989 Pontiac Grand Am) for 17.5 years. For the past 7.5 years, I've driven a 2007 Honda... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Keith Burgess-Jackson
To the Editor: Thoughts of a black mother to a mixed-race child: The other night, I had to have him go over the rules again. “But, Mom,” he whines, “I don’t go out at night.” At 10, he can think... Continue reading
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Posted 4 days ago at Keith Burgess-Jackson
As the pleas for equality and cries of freedom continue to ring in my ears, I see much too much hurt created due to a lack of respect for authority. Whether that authority is valid should be left to the... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Keith Burgess-Jackson
Yes. Let it go, David.
Toggle Commented 5 days ago on Baseball, Part 2 at Keith Burgess-Jackson
I have a solution to the problem of racial animosity. Give the police departments to blacks. That way, there will be no white officers shooting blacks. There will be black officers shooting blacks. Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Keith Burgess-Jackson
While San Francisco has the beauty of Bayview, the Golden Gate Bridge, the Presidio and Golden Gate Park, not enough is being done to make it more livable. After spending last week in Portland, Ore., I can see why it... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Keith Burgess-Jackson