Moving on requires accepting Trump loss
Many GOP politicians are hiding behind the unity mantra, that is, no criticism of Trump or rioters, no support of impeachment because it’s time to move on and unite the country.
Nonsense! First disown the bogus claim of a stolen election. Support the legitimacy of the incoming administration.
Then, we can move forward and work on uniting this disastrously fractured political landscape.
Thomas P. Herrmann
Trump must be held accountable for acts
President Donald Trump started the barrage of unproven claims of voter fraud with no proof immediately after he lost the election.
These claims were all debunked many times all the way to the Supreme Court.
Unfortunately, many of Trump’s supporters continued to believe him and heeded his call to come to Washington on Jan. 6 when the electoral votes would be counted by Congress.
They came and were met by Donald Trump, who whipped them up to march to the Capitol building and protest, disrupt and ‘be strong.’
After he spoke, Trump went to the safety of the White House and watched his mob storm through the doors and windows of the Capitol.
Observers say President Trump was ‘delighted’ by the mayhem he had encouraged.
Five people died in the rampage; among them, a police officer who was beaten by the armed crowd and protester who was trying to break down the interior doors of the Capitol building.
It was obvious what these Trump thugs stood for: Some carried Confederate flags, There were neo-Nazi emblems, including a swastika and a shirt exclaiming “6MNE” (6 Million Was Not Enough – referring to the 6 million Jews who were murdered by the Nazis). Another said, “Camp Auschwitz.”
Donald Trump must be held responsible for his treasonous acts.
He has stoked violence in our nation and has not made “America Great Again.” In fact, he has diminished our democratic ideals. America needs to be rid of the most dangerous president in our history.
Woman’s generosity shows glass half full
I’ve always looked at “the glass half full,” especially now during these difficult and challenging times.
My husband and I had an experience on Christmas Eve that was so heartwarming from a very generous and charming woman named Tatiana.
She approached us at the checkout register in a local grocery store and wanted to pay our bill as a Christmas gift to us.
I explained that we had a large bill, but she insisted that she would like to do it for us.
She said she saw us and thought we were such a nice couple and chose us for her good deed.
What a thoughtful person.
She is the kind of person that keeps me believing in the “glass half full.“
Seniors: Check your bank accounts often
A warning to all senior citizens: I am 86 years old and a widow and live in an independent residence.
On New Year’s Eve I was checking my bank accounts. Someone had hacked my checking account and forged my signature to two checks for a total of $4,016.
Please check your accounts often. Don’t assume your accounts are safe.
It seems the crooks spend a lot of time and effort to steal from us. Too bad they didn’t work hard making a legal living.
I really feel sorry for their souls.
Just be aware – be alert, check your accounts often.
Left must accept facts about Trump
“Everyone is entitled to be wrong about their opinions, but no one has the right to be wrong about their facts.” — Bernard Baruch.
The left is all screwed up. They want to think their opinions are in fact, facts. And everyone must agree with them. They had no facts to impeach President Trump, just their opinions.
The left has taken the president’s every statement or action, probably out of context, taken the opposite view (in conflict with their own previous views), throughout his entire term of office. (And the RINO’s [lost souls] tend to agree with the Left.)
In spite of that, President Trump has accomplished more than any other president.
That is my opinion, and probably a fact.
The left doesn’t like it, but that’s what it is.
God bless President Trump.
Vernon E. Wetmore
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