OK to teach your kid critical race theory?
I note that the governor of the state of Washington signed into law a bill that mandates teaching of critical race theory in public schools in that state, while the governor of Florida has banned the teaching of critical race theory in public schools in Florida.
In which state would you rather bring up your children or grandchildren?
Grateful, surprised by employee’s action
This is a public thank you. Being “of an age” I recently gave up driving. This placed many challenges before me. Then I discovered grocery delivery.
My first one was like magic, everything I ordered. My second, a few weeks later was a total nightmare. Many items were missing, many substitutions were not acceptable.
I phoned Hannaford, was connected to a young lady, “Lauren,” who was an angel. She patiently went through my list saying she would “call me back.”
I doubted that this would happen. She did, went through my list again – she was so patient and helpful. Two hours later, two bags arrived on my porch, with all of the missing items – plus a gift certificate.
I commend you, Lauren, and want you to know how much I appreciate your help.
Instead of canceling my future orders, I will remain with Hannaford. You did the right thing!
Trump looked out for the ‘forgotten man’
When Obama was president, he forced me to buy Obamacare (the Affordable Care Act), which was not affordable for me in 2015, 2016.
I could not afford to pay the $1,200 monthly premium for health insurance. I lost my freedom of choice. My annual retirement income is $12,000. It was cheaper to pay the $200 fine that Supreme Court Justice Kennedy said was a new federal tax.
When Donald Trump became president, he made an executive order that eliminated the fine.
In 2018, President Trump made a new federal tax law for the first time in 50 years, increasing the standard deduction. For the first time in my life I didn’t have to pay any federal income tax.
President Trump said he would watch my back — “the forgotten man will never be forgotten again.”
I have no computer, no cell phone, no prestige, no power, no connections, no money.
I can barely pay my medical bills, taxes or utility bills. I’m the forgotten man President Trump spoke about in his Inauguration Day speech.
President Trump worked for me for four years for free, taking no salary. Trump leads by example. Why can’t the New York Legislature, Cuomo and Niskayuna school Superintendent Tangorra go without a salary for four years to help cut the $100 billion they overspent?
Thank you, President Trump, for caring about me. I’m so thankful and full of gratitude for what you did for me. Please remember Thanksgiving is every day, not one day in November.
If men had babies, rules would change
Here are three things we can count on for sure: death, taxes, and the fact that, if it was men that had the babies, no one would dare tell us what we could or could not do with our own bodies.
Thugs, don’t mess with Saratoga County
Let this serve as a public notice.
A few years ago I passed a guy looking at his truck that had just been hit on Northline Road.
At first, I thought of a deer until I came up to the stop sign on Middleline Road and saw a car on its side and a sheriff holding her gun on a guy on the ground.
There were unmarked police, state police etc. more than you could ever imagine speeding to back her up. He was the bank robber of Trustco on Route 50.
Also a few years ago, a friend who had a repair shop on Route 9 in Malta said he had quite a show in front of his shop.
Two Albany thugs took a lady’s handbag at gunpoint in the Price Chopper parking lot.
The escape from the scene was met by state and county police in a circle around the stopped car.
I assume these hoods are in some state pen wondering what ever were they thinking coming to Saratoga County.
To the thugs (wherever they are from), you will be held responsible for your actions.
We support our police, they are good people always with a smile and a willingness to help.
Just remember the definition of a tough guy is a nice guy who says, “I don’t think so.”
We are a nice place to live, don’t test us.
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