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The Commentariat: A sampling of reader comments posted on sltrib.com

Published July 25, 2014 5:02 pm
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"The Marxists lost this one. Great day."

— Celia78

commenting on the July 22 sltrib.com article, "Dueling rulings: Courts split on health law clash"

"A mandate to buy a private insurance product from a market exchange is as farremoved from Marxism as one could possibly get."

— ChairmanMauzer

commenting on the above comment

"If it is that bad in Utah, perhaps instead of asking for about $4 billion dollars to support the poor migrant children from Central America the administration should ask for more money to support the American children in poverty, including Utah."

— Brer_Rabbit

commenting on the July 23 Tribune editorial, "Utah's child-poverty trend is cause for alarm"

"Utah's politicians would turn it down. And the president would be crucified by Republicans for asking for money to help people."

— fancher_boggs

commenting on the above comment

"We determine what's legal to sell entirely by what corporation is profiting from selling it and the strength of their lobbyists. Tobacco, liquor and liquid speed (energy drinks) are legal to sell, but marijuana is not, it all boils down to who's profiting from the sale."

— tck 62

commenting on the July 20 George Pyle column, "Drug warriors continue to defend the indefensible"

"And we can expect charges against Cliven Bundy, Phil Lyman and Mike Noel exactly when? Oh that's right, they're white and delightsome and right-wing Republicans, so it's OK if they violate laws."

— r_dale

commenting on the July 22 sltrib.com article, "Free on bail, 'land defenders' face numerous charges in Utah"




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