The Commentariat: A sampling of reader comments posted on sltrib.com
"If parents took responsibility for their child's education prior to kindergarten there would be no need for all this pre-K crap."
commenting on the Feb. 24 Tribune editorial, "Early education: SB71 should be a beginning," which argued that pre-K education should be available to all children in Utah.
"You are a craftsman. Nicely written. Watch your backside."
commenting on the Feb. 24 George Pyle column, "Don't wait to be told," which lampooned people who openly carry firearms in public places.
"Seems easy to pick on teenagers, since they can't vote. If they really thought this was a big issue, ban it for adults, also. But they are too chicken to take that vote."
commenting on the Feb. 25 sltrib.com article, "House votes to ban cell phone use by teen drivers"
"As best I can tell, SB53 is government saying, "May we help?" Hillary Clinton's version is "We'll show you how to do it, and you will obey."
commenting on the Feb. 28 Tribune editorial, "The Utah village: SB53 supports government's role," which supported a bill to increase state efforts to lift young people out of a cycle of poverty.
"BigBadJohn you parrot hate talk radio just fine. You should be proud."
commenting on the above comment
"Conflict? There's no conflict. Greed and crooked politics are not in conflict with one another."
commenting on the Feb. 28 sltrib.com article, "Utah State Prison bill jumps ahead amid questions of conflict"