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Opinion Line (Nov. 2)

I believe that one of the main reasons people dislike and even hate capitalism is because they've never experienced it. What they're seeing today is a watered-down version with socialism running the show through government regulations, taxes, etc.

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Evidently the Obama administration has decided the boys and girls on Capitol Hill have become an unnecessary part of the Constitution. From their thundering silence, the mass media agree. What's next — the judicial branch?

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Rep. Tim Huelskamp's feud with Warren Buffett is a lot like my 6-pound terrier who growls at my Saint Bernard. The Saint Bernard walks by with a dignified look, as though the terrier wasn't there.

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Mitt Romney has used up all his flip-flop positions and then some. He is not a man of integrity we can count on. He bends to political expediency and needs to be eliminated from any consideration for president in 2012.

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Can anyone state which president the opposite party wanted to have a second term?

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Did climate change cause the northern lights to go south?

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Republicans respect the earth every bit as much as anyone. But we're not nuts. We know that wind and farming the land create dust. We've learned to deal with it.

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If you are for "free-market" business practices, then you should also be pro-choice when it comes to abortion.

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So that I'm not embarrassed by the Albert Paley "sculpture," I'm going to tell visitors to Wichita that I think it consists of pieces from the World Trade Center.

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Some folks are peddling horrendous pieces of so-called art to the city. Why can't these new installations be pretty, instead of resembling aircraft wreckage? They long ago stretched the limits of my acceptance.

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Officer-involved shooting at Pawnee near Meridian. Perhaps the mayor and City Council can put up a metal (art) piece there to fight crime.

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Why doesn't the Wichita Police Department have illegal immigrant saturation patrols?

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I think illegal aliens' kids are just as illegal as their parents.

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A lot of good that wind turbine is doing at Hartman Arena. I've never seen it operating.

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How come the guys in charge are always short and bald?

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