Get breaking news alerts via email

Click here to manage your alerts
Letter: Anti-Obama letter really means the opposite
First Published Mar 29 2014 01:01 am • Last Updated Mar 29 2014 01:01 am

On first reading of Larry Henkels’ opinion of Obama ("World leaders don’t want to deal with Obama," Forum, March 22), you might think that our president was the worst and the last person anyone would want to lead, much less govern our country.

But, once you realize that Larry is obviously another mouthpiece for the elitist, far-right Republican tea partiers, then you need to decode his message. The decryption is basically the total opposite of what he writes.

Join the Discussion
Post a Comment

What he is really saying: Obama has total respect for the truth and takes definitive care in all his statements. He respects our Constitution while defending us from foreign dictators who may pose a threat to us and our allies.

And because of his veneration for the oath of office he took when he became president, he adheres to our laws while continually consulting with Congress in regard to foreign intervention. Because of these actions, Obama is respected and consulted by countries throughout the world.

Thanks to well-informed and knowledgeable voters, we are lucky to have Obama as president for another three years. I emphatically agree!

Robert Hoff

West Jordan

Copyright 2014 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Top Reader Comments Read All Comments Post a Comment
Click here to read all comments   Click here to post a comment

About Reader Comments

Reader comments on sltrib.com are the opinions of the writer, not The Salt Lake Tribune. We will delete comments containing obscenities, personal attacks and inappropriate or offensive remarks. Flagrant or repeat violators will be banned. If you see an objectionable comment, please alert us by clicking the arrow on the upper right side of the comment and selecting "Flag comment as inappropriate". If you've recently registered with Disqus or aren't seeing your comments immediately, you may need to verify your email address. To do so, visit disqus.com/account.
See more about comments here.
Staying Connected
Contests and Promotions
  • Search Obituaries
  • Place an Obituary

  • Search Cars
  • Search Homes
  • Search Jobs
  • Search Marketplace
  • Search Legal Notices

  • Other Services
  • Advertise With Us
  • Subscribe to the Newspaper
  • Access your e-Edition
  • Frequently Asked Questions
  • Contact a newsroom staff member
  • Access the Trib Archives
  • Privacy Policy
  • Missing your paper? Need to place your paper on vacation hold? For this and any other subscription related needs, click here or call 801.204.6100.