Sound Off, Jan. 5, 2013

Published 10:06 pm Friday, January 4, 2013

Sound Off highlights anonymous, brief takes on the news offered via telephone by Daily News readers.


It must be a cheap airline that Obama is flying on. I mean, just jump on there and run back and forth between Hawaii anytime you want to. I’m sure it doesn’t take much fuel.

Merry Christmas, y’all. You know Christmas is Jan. 6, don’t you? So, merry Christmas to you — the true Christmas, Jan. 6.

I voted for Ronald Reagan and Jesse Helms. So, it surprises me to say this: when did the Republicans become the party of the morons? I have looked at their policies, and I am astounded, surprised. The Republicans have been drinking some stupid juice. Unless, they change their ways, they’re going to keep being voted out. They’re going to fight from within, split the party and fade away.

Folks, get your facts straight. The city’s electric utility was not responsible for the power outage earlier this week. The problem lay with Progress Energy and other factors. Yes, the city’s system has its share of outages, but this was one was not the city’s fault.


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