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Letter to the Editor: Keith Watson disputes ‘cutting’ in wrestling

February 11, 2013

Filed under Letter to the editor, Perspectives

I have to take exception with the word "cutting" in the article about wrestling. Wrestlers, for the most part, reduce body fat through diet and exercise. Many wrestlers have no weight issues … some have self-control issues. We...

Letter to the Editor: Edward Miller defends Powder Puff game

December 14, 2012

Filed under Letter to the editor, Perspectives

This letter is a response to "The Patriot In-Depth: Powder Puff provokes class pride"  by Meredith Haggerty.  To read the original article, click here. In the October edition of The Patriot, In-Depth Editor Meredith Haggerty quoted Mr. Paaby, a longtime spectator of Powder Puff games. Having coa...

Letter to the Editor: Rachel Harkins responds to March for Life criticisms

February 23, 2012

Filed under Letter to the editor, Perspectives

This letter is a response to "Pro V Con: March for Life contains all emotion, little reason" by Scott Novak. To read the original article, click here. Dear Scott, I wrote a response to your article last week, but somehow it got lost in cyber...

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