Use common sense on covid response
Why do the high priced public school superintendents, some making $300,000 a year, or more, have to ask Gov. Cuomo for “guidance” about what to do for children coming back to school?
How about using some good old-fashioned common sense, and let kids be kids. They have suffered enough. All because of a power hungry governor and Legislature.
Listen to the doctors that say most kids do not need masks. They need activity and fresh air, not being cooped up indoors.
People like Dr. Fauci, who is all over the place with dire predictions, one week to the next, is simply dead wrong to listen to and has been.
Here we have a governor under investigation and a Legislature that is scorned across the nation, and we are asking him and them to do what is best for our children. Get real folks!
All you parents should be marching at the state capitol, in front of the governor’s offices in Manhattan and at the gated mansion we all pay for.
Teacher unions — either teach the kids or get out. Fired would be better. Those of you who have refused to teach this past year-and-a-half are a disgrace for not tossing your leadership out.
Wake up, do the right thing.
Are you better off under Biden so far?
To my way of thinking, the most important thing any president can do is keep us safe while providing a secure environment in which we all can prosper.
By prosper, I mean to grow in all ways human, which in turn helps society grow healthily and happily.
So, at the six-month mark, how has President Biden done in keeping us safe and secure? The pandemic. How is the vaccinating going? Could it be better?
Have the government’s guidelines about masks and schools reopening been reassuring? Are you getting anxious about the possible need for a booster shot?
Crime. When you see images of violent crime being committed in broad daylight in many major cities and at the same time hear the cries for defunding the police, do you want to travel to or avoid those cities? What about our nearby cities? How safe are they?
And how does the border situation affect your sense of security knowing that many more people from all over the globe are coming across illegally and undetected? Does that bother you?
The economy. Is your savings secure? Have you been able to stay on budget? Does rising inflation concern you? Do you trust our government is spending our tax dollars wisely?
Foreign affairs. Do you feel certain that Biden’s putting the welfare of our fellow American citizens before that of our global rivals?
And finally, if things continue as they have gone these past six months, are you concerned about America’s health and happiness?
Cuomo disregards the sanctity of life
So Prince Andrew is the first in the country again, with a major new executive concern: the war on gun violence.
However the term “gun violence” is really a politically correct term for what is really the complete and utter disregard for human life. The gun is just a means to an end, and if there were no gun, it would be a knife, baseball bat, tire iron, etc.
The other politically correct thing he is not mentioning is where most of this violence occurs. It sure as hell is not in the suburbs. It’s in the cities, especially the inner cities.
Street gangs shooting indiscriminately at each other, hitting bystanders, etc. Again, the complete and utter disregard for human life. So your next question has to be why. If we could answer that, and plenty of sociologists are trying, there would be no war on gun violence.
There is a thought: Any society that can indiscriminately kill, in this case, unborn children, can be counted on to do anything. And since we have this, the next area is assisted suicide, under the guise of a better death experience. The next step is euthanizing the disabled so as to give them less problems with life.
This is what you can really thank Prince Andrew and his minions for — the complete and utter disregard for human life.
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