The Commentariat: A sampling of reader comments posted on sltrib.com
This is an archived article that was published on sltrib.com in 2012, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research purposes and may not be reprinted.

"If some moron doesn't like the fact you're not wearing a skirt, please realize that any organization with 13 million members has hundreds of thousands of morons in it, and do your self a favor and just ignore them."

— cougsfan1

commenting on the Dec. 13 sltrib.com article, "Mormon 'Pants Day' — debate heats up as women prepare to dress down"

"All I can say is that I am fine with everyone having health care coverage, but I shouldn't have to pay for yours and you shouldn't have to pay for mine."

— rit

commenting on the Dec. 13 Tribune editorial, "Obamacare in Utah: State should end its resistance"

"Unions, a good and necessary idea that has served its purpose only to end up as a grand money laundering scheme."

— LiberatedJim

commenting on the Dec. 13 Rich Lowrey column, "Labor unions losing the Battle of Lansing"

"Why are conservatives so anti-union? Unions ensure that members have a liveable wage, and benefits for employees to stay off of the government dole."

— captnandroid

commenting on the same article

"I would suspect that Utah families (having more kids than you can support, educate & nurture) have a huge impact on graduation rates. I'd like to see numbers on the graduation rates of kids with their corresponding number of siblings."

— SkierJim7

commenting on the Dec. 12 Tribune editorial, "Begin at beginning: Boosting graduation rate"

"I would include ditching the Trib in order to really get away from it all."

— MrLevski

commenting on the Dec. 13 sltrib.com article, "Study: Turn off iPhone, take a hike – your creativity will soar"