The Commentariat: A sampling of reader comments posted on sltrib.com
"People are getting too fat. It is time to hand out a very limited quantity of ice cream permits. One permit for Park City, and another one for Moab. That should be enough."
commenting on the Nov. 14 sltrib.com article, "Utah bill: One liquor license per chain instead of per eatery"
"Lincoln, (Theodore) Roosevelt and Eisenhower wouldn't recognize what their party has become. Nor would their party recognize them as viable presidential material."
commenting on the Nov. 14 Public Forum letter, "GOP brand-washing"
"Sun Tzu's first rule of war in his 4,000-year-old book is that war costs a lot of money. But this comes as a surprise to America every time we take up arms."
commenting on the Nov. 11 Tribune editorial, "Veterans Day: No war to end all wars"
"Big government wants to slurp more money from us as it taxes our most basic activities where we just try to survive."
commenting on the Nov. 14 sltrib.com article, "Utah food tax could skyrocket"
"I'd like to be able to get a plate that says, 'Freedom From Religion.' But, I'd probably get pulled over and ticketed every mile or so in Utah County."
commenting on the Nov. 14 sltrib.com article, "Committee endorses 'In God We Trust' license plates"
"It's unfortunate some feel it necessary to appeal to the federal government to protect Utah from the Utahns."
commenting on the Nov. 15 Tribune editorial, "Canyonlands: Give everyone a voice in the matter"