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Richard O'Neil

Shoreview
Commenter for
3 years 28 weeks

Recent Comments

Posted on 04/23/14 at 02:27 pm in response to The case against right turn on red

"Shouldn’t pedestrians – people – be able to simply be in their community....?"

Crossing ANY street at any time requires one's full attention regardless of the law. This is just common sense.

Posted on 04/23/14 at 02:15 pm in response to 40 percent rise in Minneapolis gun incidents

"... included women's underwear, movies, hair removal products and two books by comedian Chelsea Handler."

This definitely is a case of "girls gone wild." So, what did this cost - a hundred bucks?

Posted on 04/22/14 at 02:26 pm in response to MPR: Archbishop hid abusive-priest information

He literally "executed" these people.

Well said. So what specifically are you suggesting?

You "get it," Mr Eklund. The story of Steve Smith is one that I hear over and over again. The disease of alcoholism is "cunning, baffling, powerful,..."

Posted on 04/11/14 at 01:20 pm in response to Republicans claim near-total power to cancel minimum-wage raises

Perhaps I am wrong, but haven't we had and do we not now have a "government-set minimum wage" at the state and federal level? Doesn't "minimum wage" legislation go back to the "New Deal" era under Roosevelt?

Posted on 04/10/14 at 04:51 pm in response to Legislature 'making sure' they can be arrested for DUI

According to the article in the Strib, the Senate will not vote on this bill so this is just for show?

Posted on 04/10/14 at 05:09 pm in response to Legislature 'making sure' they can be arrested for DUI

Typical Tea Party talk of government "Fraud and Waste." There doesn't appear to be anything of substance that he is willing to comment on for fear of alienating his base of supporters.

Posted on 04/09/14 at 04:42 pm in response to House DFL pushing women's pay and workplace protection

Not very far.

Posted on 04/09/14 at 04:51 pm in response to House DFL pushing women's pay and workplace protection

Wow! It would be so easy to give in to hate.