Great column [“Medical Alert,” May 26, City Weekly]. Doesn’t John Saltas’ head hurt from banging it against the wall, though? The church rules in Utah.
When I left Salt Lake City in 1970 for California, the population was smaller, with Mormons being the more predominant. When I returned in 2002, there were fewer Mormons, percentage-wise, but their stranglehold on the state had increased considerably. And they are not letting go, but with their propensity for money, you would think that they would want to increase the availability of their biggest moneymaker (other than taxes).
Sam Granato was the best thing that happened to the liquor commission. He understands business, but his hands are tied. I guess we all can look forward to more taxes in order to feed the children of Utah.
Best Antiques/Collectables Now & Again Since bursting onto the retro scene in 2009, this downtown shop has racked up loyal fans who count on the keen eye of owner Michael Sanders to find the choicest mid-century furniture and fun
In the well-written City Weekly cover story on circumcision ["Circumcision Decision," Sept. 17], the God of the Jewish, Muslim and Christian religions is credited with beginning this practice: God demands that the 99-year- old Abraham cut off his foreskin in order to prove his loyalty.
I enjoyed Colby Frazier's cover story about state Rep. Mike Noel, R-Kanab ["The Herd Bull of the House," May 14, City Weekly]. I attended the Great Public Lands Gamble Rally at the Capitol in January 2015, at which Noel audaciously stepped up to the microphone to attempt a refutation (the gospel according to St. Mike) of the "lies" being perpetrated by the proponents of public lands.