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Now that we have an electric-charging station downtown, I hope the city, county and state buy only electric vehicles. We should probably only use electric police cars, fire trucks, jet fighters, tanks and ships, too. Of course, if we stop all the pollution caused by internal combustion engines and reverse global warming, I imagine global cooling will be the next crisis we will have to worry about.
Is the fact that Westar Energy is giving free electricity in downtown Wichita to anyone with an electric car the reason it “needs” a rate increase? Anyone who can afford an electric car can afford to fuel that car.
After damaging the country’s credit rating, accomplishing nothing of significance, taking another cut at our personal freedoms and almost shutting the government down twice, our members of Congress need to justify their salary. I hear that everyone needs to share, but I never hear them offering to take a cut in salary or benefits.
If you are not in the middle of this unemployment mess, you just think you understand. I have applied for a vast number of jobs for eight months with only a handful of interviews. I want and need a job and have proven abilities.
Why is the blame for the legal costs related to abortion laws not put on the entities, such as Planned Parenthood, that file lawsuits against the state? Most Kansans want safer clinics and fewer abortions. Sam Brownback advocated such measures when he ran for governor, and we elected him by a vast majority.
The money for Brownback’s prison-mentoring program would be better spent with Big Brothers Big Sisters, to provide mentors for youths to prevent them from entering prison in the first place. Let’s be preventive rather than reactive.
The Wichita school board takes steps to stop bullying. The Wichita school board takes steps to kick people out of their homes.
Ladies, please consider others when attending events at Century II and use restraint when spraying yourself with perfume. I should only be able to smell you if I give you a hug, not when I’m sitting four seats to your right.
Howard Stern on “America’s Got Talent” next year? Boo! Who values this dealer in sleaze and profanity? There goes another great TV show.
The greatest step we could take in controlling our borders would be to send all the Kardashians back to Kardashia.