is where I can put reader comments and observations. I’ll try to be even handed about it, but I don’t want to run a “gonzo” type blog here, because in today’s internet trafficking world, it tends to get hugely abused, and dissipates any serious intent.
I have also tried to personally reply.
Some of your comments here are necessarily edited, and I have no idea where you come from, that being the nature of an e-mail, unless you tell me.
The dates they were received are also not important, so I’ve left them out, (the indicated dates being only for the purpose of organization).