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"Keep America Beautiful"
It's distressing to see how much litter there is along the street gutters and roadsides. Every day I see someone tossing something out their car window, usually it's a cigarette butt. Cigarette butts are the worst kind of litter. No one picks them up and they take seven years to decompose. What ever happened to "Keep America Beautiful?" Pick up the trash along your own street or roadside until the rest of the city wises up. Take pride in the Brainerd lakes area by not littering.
I'm writing to express my feelings concerning the drowning incident involving a 5-year-old boy a few weeks ago at the YMCA. It was a very tragic accident indeed. The thing that disturbs me is all I've read in The Brainerd Dispatch is the comments from the YMCA saying several times that their staff did everything they were supposed to do that day. They offered to do no investigation as to who was responsible to watch the boy. I feel like although I realize it was an accident, someone wasn't doing their job for that little boy to drown, especially when the other children found him and pulled him out. What was the staff doing?
Killing the innocent
Why do we kill innocent civilians in Afghanistan to show that killing innocent civilians in the U.S. is wrong?
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