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Letter: Reagan also played golf after tragedy
First Published Aug 27 2014 04:19 pm • Last Updated Aug 27 2014 05:26 pm

I wonder if Derek Lee ("America doesn’t need a golfer-in-chief," Aug. 22) remembers that his Republican lord and savior Ronald Reagan went golfing the day after 241 U.S. Marines were killed in the bombing of their barracks in Beirut, Lebanon. Probably not.

I do not condone his typical tea party mentality, but I do question why your editor would even think for a moment to printing his Fox Noise garbage. No wonder the Salt Lake Tribune is in trouble.

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Al Lindseth


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