Parkersburg News and Sentinelhttp://www.newsandsentinel.com/page/category.detail/nav/5059/Letters to the editoren-usFri, 1 Jul 2016 05:35:23 EDTFri, 1 Jul 2016 05:35:23 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssIgnorance on climate change is irrationalhttp://www.newsandsentinel.com/page/content.detail/id/629183.htmlI was having lunch with my 20-year-old son the other day. He lives in Boone County and goes to community college in Logan. We were talking about climate change and Obama's war on coal.Mon, 27 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTBe alert to scamhttp://www.newsandsentinel.com/page/content.detail/id/629184.htmlA few moments ago I answered my phone to hear a young man's voice asking for "Gran'ma." I questioned who this was and he said, "Don't you recognize my voice, Gran'ma?" "Oh, David (NOT the correct name, which I did inadvertently use on the phone).Mon, 27 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTSet rules for beggarshttp://www.newsandsentinel.com/page/content.detail/id/629116.htmlIt is bad enough that visitors to our area are met by beggars as they get off I-77 or cross the toll bridge from Ohio. But now the healthy looking young man who sits on the curb of a median strip near the traffic light is bringing a German Shepher.Sun, 26 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTEnd the NRA's influencehttp://www.newsandsentinel.com/page/content.detail/id/629117.htmlIt's official: The NRA owns most Republican congressmen and women, and a few Democrats as well. Look at the data. NRA contributions to GOP congressmen are in the millions of dollars.Sun, 26 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTCommon ground in partieshttp://www.newsandsentinel.com/page/content.detail/id/629118.htmlRecently I spoke on the phone with West Virginia House of Delegates member Mike Azinger, seeking information on the potential effects of revenue loss to West Virginia counties since individuals are no longer required to obtain concealed carry...Sun, 26 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDT