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  • Letter: Seething Anger Published 12/26/2013 at 10:00 a.m. 0 comments

    Chris Fortner: "When I first read Ms. Huff’s, my initial impression was that she wrote in seething anger about the Confederate military, but she failed to articulate precisely what it was that was causing such intense rage and venom."

  • Letter: Dolly Plural Published 12/26/2013 at 10:00 a.m. 0 comments

    Jim Wayland: "Could we establish once and for all that the event is (or at least should be) called 'Night of a Thousand Dollys' and not 'Night of a Thousand Dollies'?"

  • Letter: Thanks for the Letter Published 12/18/2013 at 11:04 a.m. 0 comments

    Hancock: It should bother anyone who lives in this country to see someone bearing, wearing, or even owning a flag of the Confederacy. It is stupid at best, anti-American, unpatriotic, and subversive at its core.

  • Letter: Amnesty Domestic Published 12/18/2013 at 10:54 a.m. 0 comments

    Johns: I personally do not care much cosmetically for the “Battle Flag” when compared to the “Stars and Bars” and especially to Gen. Robert E. Lee’s headquarters flag, but if families or fans would like to waive it at a ...

  • Letter: Good 'Habits' Pt. 2 Published 12/11/2013 at 11:13 a.m. 0 comments

    Crompton: In my opinion, Donna is the lady Mark Twain of our times.

  • Letter: Good 'Habits' Pt. 1 Published 12/11/2013 at 11:12 a.m. 0 comments

    Loest: Hers is a brave, fresh, and unaffected voice that can’t be taught in writing classes.

  • Letter: Cloudy Issues Published 12/11/2013 at 11:10 a.m. 0 comments

    Stack: This so-called “war” is simply various people and groups expressing different views of how to solve a serious nationwide problem and seeking a suitable solution.

  • Letter: Here Come the Letters Pt. 2 Published 12/4/2013 at 11:00 a.m. 2 comments

    Thrift: I read with a little disgust of the November 12 panel discussion by the UT Commission for Blacks on how to keep African-American students from leaving Knoxville as soon as they graduate.

  • Letter: Here Come the Letters Pt. 1 Published 12/4/2013 at 10:57 a.m. 2 comments

    Huff: There IS NO HONOR IN ANYTHING CONFEDERATE and especially not in anyone who fought for the Confederacy. They were traitors who supported an ideology of economies of slavery.

  • Letter: Back to the Point Published 11/27/2013 at 2:14 p.m. 0 comments

    Warwick: While I have read all of the posts regarding my original letter and agree that all of you have valid points, you all seem to be running on the assumption that it was written from the perspective of a ...

  • Letter: Careful What You Post Published 11/27/2013 at 2:12 p.m. 0 comments

    Rutledge: Even though the video shows the elk did not harm the photographer, its proximity sealed its fate because the agency responsible has an extreme policy regarding familiarity and fraternization.

  • Letter: Reevaluating Evaluations Published 11/27/2013 at 2:10 p.m. 0 comments

    DeLeon: I left Knox County Schools two years ago, just as they were gearing up for the new system. I miss the students, but I’m glad I left.

  • Letter: Piper's Journey Published 11/20/2013 at 11:14 a.m. 0 comments

    Koozer: We have moved to Colorado to take part in a movement of parents of epileptic children who are trying cannabis as a last-ditch effort to heal their children.

  • Letter: Well, All of the Above. Or None. Published 11/13/2013 at 11:23 a.m. 0 comments

    Frisco: I noticed on the cover, Ms. Vafaie is dressed in all white with not a drop of sauce or flour on her, a watch on her wrist, yet she is holding a pie.

  • Letter: Pedestrians Unite! Published 11/13/2013 at 11:22 a.m. 0 comments

    Caruthers: I have read with great interest the warring letters between the driver and the cyclist. While both have valid points, it is the cyclist that is perhaps the more flagrant offender of the two.