Letters to the editor: A deeper hole and traffic light timing

Letters to the editor: A deeper hole and traffic light timing

Posted: 07/06/18, 6:49 PM EDT | Updated: 23 secs ago The hole just got deeper Will Rogers once said: “if you find yourself in a hole, stop digging.” The simple lesson was to keep digging would only make matters worse. There is no hope in getting yourself out of a deepening hole! One of the nation’s leading outdoor sporting goods retailers, Dick’s Sporting Goods, has done exactly what Mr. Rogers advised against doing. It is apparent that Dick’s has succumbed to the pressures of the anti-gun zealots and has made the corporate decision to stop selling long guns to 18- to 20-year-old citizens and to implement other anti-gun policies. This also applies to their sister stores Field & Stream. This flies in the face of the 2nd Amendment and selling to 18- to 20-year-olds which is perfectly legal under federal law. To make matters worse, Dick’s also stated that not only would they remove some types of semi-automatic rifles from their stores but that they would destroy their entire stock of some of the most widely sold and commonly used firearms across the nation. To add insult to millions of legal, law-abiding citizens across this country, it has been reported by The Federalist, that Dick’s has hired three new federal lobbyists with the sole intention of promoting gun control in Congress. At this point it probably wouldn’t do any good for the millions of those who take part in any number of outdoor activities to tell Dick’s to stop […]

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