Letters to the Editor

Church should not tell Americans how to vote

During the elections of 2000 and 2004, a small number of American Catholic bishops abused their position by attacking the Democratic presidential candidates. They were very close e ...

Editor shows dislike of America

The hatred in liberal thinking is appalling. But, reading the personal attack against Sarah Palin by the editor of this paper is more appalling. Editor, are you jealous of Palin’ ...

Palin is well-qualified to be vice president

Ms. Kellar is entitled to her opinion but when she questions the qualifications of Sarah Palin, but they should be based on fact, not rumors perpetrated by the opposition party. F ...

It’s refreshing to have an editor with an opinion

I read, with interest, Liz Kellar’s editorial. I knew that it would generate quite a few letters. People, look at the flag at the top of the page. It says “Opinion.” That’s ...

Cosgrove and Joiner will provide leadership

It wasn’t all that long ago Lincoln was threatened by the city council that police officers were going to be laid off and that the pool and library would be closed. In 1994, clos ...

Spencer Short has his support

As the election for City Council draws near, I want to express my full and complete support for councilman Spencer Short’s reelection. Spencer has truly benefited the city throug ...

Charlie Brown will get country back on track

As an ex-Marine, I feel that our military is being abused by the current Bush administration. The last five years (since April 2003) are a testament to that statement. Very simply ...

Don’t censor readers’ letters

Since I read your column in the Lincoln News Messenger yesterday, wrote my letter and then talked with my friends at a meeting last night, I am even more convinced that your statem ...

Twilling’s wife comes to his defense

Over the last few weeks, my husband has written several letters to the editor and has had some responses to his letters. I would like to put in my two cents worth. First of all, ...

It takes a community to help the needy

The Salt Mine wants to thank the Lincoln News Messenger for making our needs known to the community. A special big “thanks” goes to all the friends of the Salt Mine who have go ...

Feministos support only liberal left-wing women

I am responding to the Lincoln Messenger opinion section on Sept. 18. Admittedly, I have not been paying attention to the opinions in the Lincoln Messenger but for some reason, I ...

Lions Club thanks Rainbow Market

The Lincoln Lions Club is truly thankful to Mr. Louie, Tim, Vic, Don, Judy, Allan, Bill, Charlene and the entire Rainbow Market staff. Your generosity over the past 39 years (nearl ...

Take back traditional definition of marriage

What is Proposition 8? And why is PG&E donating $250,000 to defeat it? What’s the connection? Does Prop 8 have something to do with energy taxes or with energy production? No – ...

Foskett Regional Park has many problems

What happened? The first time I saw this new park was at my daughter’s soccer practice in August. I was excited about seeing the new park and was anticipating seeing a park we ca ...

Charlie Brown is the real deal, says reader

I am supporting Charlie Brown for Congress because he is the “real deal.” He is a veteran (McClintock is not). Charlie actually lives in the district he wishes to represent (Mc ...