The Commentariat: A sampling of reader comments posted on sltrib.com
"Asking locals if they want a monument is like asking a kid if they want a flu shot. Don't ask, just do it."
commenting on the March 27 Tribune editorial, "Bishop's attack on Antiquities Act is a bad idea"
"What?! The 'It's Icky' defense doesn't work? I'm shocked!"
commenting on the March 26 Tribune Editorial, "Amendment 3's hired guns backfire on Utah"
"'Citation Oil and Gas Corp.' What an ironic, yet appropriate name."
commenting on the March 26 sltrib.com article, "Hikers find unreported oil spill into Grand Staircase monument"
"Yes, TJ's is a great place to shop. Alas, it would be even better if a revolution would occur and we could get some relief from the theocratic socialism and be able to buy wine at competitive based prices."
commenting on the March 26 sltrib.com article, "Trader Joe's to open new Utah store in Cottonwood Heights"
"I work in a high risk pregnancy clinic. You can't imagine the number of reasons women have abortions, and not one of them is the business of this letter writer or anyone else."
commenting on the March 27 Public Forum letter, "Answer to unwanted pregnancy is adoption, not abortion"
"It's my understanding that sex in heaven is to die for!"
commenting on the March 26 Robert Kirby column, "When afterlife is anything but celestial"
"More knives makes us safer!"
commenting on the March 27 sltrib.com article, "Two stabbing attacks outside downtown Salt Lake City homeless shelter"