The Commentariat: A sampling of reader comments posted on sltrib.com
Published: January 11, 2014 01:01AM
Updated: January 11, 2014 01:01AM

“It appears that this baby will have a wonderful mother and an even better grandmother. Lots of luck to all of you.”

— iamrunner

commenting on the Jan. 7 sltrib.com article, “A ‘grand’ parent: Utah mom to give birth to daughter’s daughter”

“If they give civil rights to these gay people, then everyone will want them.”

— RushIsRite44

commenting on the Jan. 6 Tribune editorial, “Time to let gay marriage ban go, Utah”

“Such a breath of fresh air to see a religious leader exhibiting the compassion and understanding religions preach but often eschew. Excellent article, Reverend.”

— ChrisHorner15

commenting on the Jan. 10 op-ed from Unitarian minister Tom Goldsmith, “Documenting our gay marriage ‘emergency’”

“After the meeting is over there will need to be a good cleaning of the place to get the smell of hatred, religiosity, fire, brimstone and sulfur out of the place before they can serve normal people again.”

— Willie Kiote

commenting on the Dec. 8 sltrib.com article, “Supporters of Utah’s ban on gay marriage gather for Orem rally,” about a meeting at a Utah County restaurant

“Since they didn’t really discuss anything worthy they could have saved the time and used the drive through window.”

— Former AF

commenting on the same article

“Eric Holder to Gary Herbert: Go suck an egg. Feels more like the segregation battles of the 50s every day.”

— Vulcanator

commenting on the Jan. 10 sltrib.com article, “Feds recognize same-sex marriages in Utah”