Altus Times- RSS OPINION Feed http://altustimes.com/section/OPINION http://altustimes.com/section/OPINION Sun, 1 Mar 2015 10:57:43 EST 1800 Gun confiscation first learned about in WWII era comic books http://altustimes.com/news/opinion/152097416/Gun-confiscation-first-learned-about-in-WWII-era-comic-books Do you remember Sgt. Rock and Easy Company with the WWII era comic book heroes, that as far as I can tell never lost a battle with our nation's enemies? I can remember reading Sgt. Rock comic books as early as 1961. The Sgt. Rock character was... Sat, 28 Feb 2015 16:11:42 EST A little Lent this Valentine’s; a little Valentine’s this Lent http://altustimes.com/news/opinion/151808069/A-little-Lent-this-Valentines;-a-little-Valentines-this-Lent Valentine's Day precedes Ash Wednesday and the beginning of Lent by only four days this year. What a contrast in these two days. Sat, 14 Feb 2015 11:21:46 EST Try a ‘stop day’ for your get-up-and-go http://altustimes.com/news/opinion/151667995/Try-a-stop-day-for-your-get-up-and-go “I'm tired,” my son, Dave, told me.He was driving back from Cincinnati again after another long day.“You're too young to get tired,” I responded. Wed, 4 Feb 2015 12:46:41 EST Religion gone wrong http://altustimes.com/news/opinion/151542665/Religion-gone-wrong “I just want to say that I love Allah.” Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:11:42 EST There will never be enough aircraft to save your day http://altustimes.com/news/opinion/151542583/There-will-never-be-enough-aircraft-to-save-your-day If you fail to prepare—you prepare to fail. I am sure my father the Navy Master Chief said that to me more than once in my younger days. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:11:42 EST The Time Is Now! http://altustimes.com/news/opinion/151188428/The-Time-Is-Now The time is now to put partisan politics aside and for all of us to unite together to support the current leadership at the State Department of Education. It was easy to place the blame on Dr. Barresi for the failed leadership during her tenure. We... Wed, 14 Jan 2015 19:31:41 EST Blue Flu on New Years Eve http://altustimes.com/news/opinion/151083213/Blue-Flu-on-New-Years-Eve Something you need to understand in life: the only people who have to show up no matter what—are the members of the military. If they do not show up when ordered to do so, and then follow the directions of the leaders appointed over them, no... Sun, 4 Jan 2015 15:23:10 EST