Your Daily Journal- RSS OPINION Feed http://yourdailyjournal.com/section/OPINION http://yourdailyjournal.com/section/OPINION Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:39:45 EST 1800 What happened to chivalry, modesty and purity? http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/news-opinion_columns/150229645/What-happened-to-chivalry-modesty-and-purity “Back in the day when loving one another was OK. When love was simply love without the games. Oh, can we just go back to yesterday? Yesterday, remember when girls used to make men wait? But now it's like they're giving it away,... Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:47:22 EST LETTER: Thanks to volunteers, sponsors for a successful Norman Fest http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/letters-opinion/150228215/Thanks-to-volunteers-sponsors-for-a-successful-Norman-Fest To the editor: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:10:18 EST LETTER: On Election Day, right answer sometimes none of the above http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/letters-opinion/150228024/On-Election-Day-right-answer-sometimes-none-of-the-above To the editor: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:25:17 EST LETTER: Homeless shelter within reach for Richmond County http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/letters-opinion/150227865/Homeless-shelter-within-reach-for-Richmond-County To the editor: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:16:14 EST We can do more to prevent Ebola’s spread http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/150226786/We-can-do-more-to-prevent-Ebolas-spread In the last few weeks, the tragic Ebola epidemic in West Africa has hit home as we've witnessed the first death and transmissions in America. Additionally, news that the second health care worker to contract the disease was able to board a... Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:26:19 EST LETTER: Recreation tax just more pie in the sky http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/letters-opinion/150209639/Recreation-tax-just-more-pie-in-the-sky To the editor: Fri, 17 Oct 2014 15:04:09 EST My baby brother and the trail of goop http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/150208419/My-baby-brother-and-the-trail-of-goop Have you got a baby brother? I do — several of the little crumb-snatching critters. The one I'm asking about is the baby, the youngest in the family. You know the one that I'm talking about — the last of the litter. The one who... Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:53:08 EST LETTER: Anti-McLaurin mailers distort the facts http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/letters-opinion/150207940/Anti-McLaurin-mailers-distort-the-facts To the editor:Recently, there has been a series of ads sent by the Republican Party of North Carolina that attempts to link Sen. Gene McLaurin to CommunityOne Bank's former troubles. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:12:10 EST OUR VIEW: Utilities win, customers lose http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/editorial-opinion/150206235/OUR-VIEW-Utilities-win-customers-lose Energy costs have a big impact on families' bottom line. A difference of a few pennies may not seem like a lot, but psychologically, it can be. When the price of gasoline goes down, it frees up money for other purposes. And those pennies do add... Fri, 17 Oct 2014 12:34:14 EST LETTER: Voters should resist the spread of socialism http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/letters-opinion/150196018/Voters-should-resist-the-spread-of-socialism To the editor: Thu, 16 Oct 2014 14:48:16 EST Hagan’s conflicts of interest http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/150195312/Hagans-conflicts-of-interest RALEIGH — In the homestretch of the Senate race between incumbent Kay Hagan and challenger Thom Tillis, the disclosure that Hagan's family profited from the 2009 stimulus package she voted for has drawn a great deal of... Thu, 16 Oct 2014 14:28:14 EST LETTER: Dedicated detective recovers stolen ATV http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/letters-opinion/150178502/Dedicated-detective-recovers-stolen-ATV To the editor: Wed, 15 Oct 2014 12:34:15 EST North Carolina’s last liberal? http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/150178693/North-Carolinas-last-liberal What was the greatest political upset in North Carolina political history? Wed, 15 Oct 2014 12:34:13 EST The honeymooners meet the fire chief http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/150162094/The-honeymooners-meet-the-fire-chief You know, as I look back, it's hard to realize my wife and I have been married for more than 45 years. My, how time do fly when you're having fun. Why, it seems like only yesterday when we both were driving school buses. Tue, 14 Oct 2014 13:12:06 EST LETTER: City’s mistreatment of homeless not soon forgotten http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/letters-opinion/150161953/Citys-mistreatment-of-homeless-not-soon-forgotten To the editor: Tue, 14 Oct 2014 12:42:09 EST LETTER: Same-sex marriage violates God’s law http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/letters-opinion/150161834/Same-sex-marriage-violates-Gods-law To the editor: Tue, 14 Oct 2014 12:35:12 EST LETTER: Homeless ministry embodies Jesus’ teachings http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/letters-opinion/150161760/Homeless-ministry-embodies-Jesus-teachings To the editor: Tue, 14 Oct 2014 12:30:11 EST LETTER: Growing government isn’t the way forward http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/letters-opinion/150142975/Growing-government-isnt-the-way-forward To the editor: Mon, 13 Oct 2014 10:13:06 EST A patient-focused Obamacare alternative http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/150142820/A-patient-focused-Obamacare-alternative I don't think I need to tell you that we face a lot of challenges as a nation right now. At home, wages remain stagnant while the cost of living continues to rise, leaving our families struggling to make ends meet. Abroad, we see a world... Mon, 13 Oct 2014 10:06:08 EST OUR VIEW: Sore losers http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/editorial-opinion/150124907/OUR-VIEW-Sore-losers North Carolina's top legislative leaders are fighting a losing battle, and taxpayers are still footing the bill. Fri, 10 Oct 2014 20:42:10 EST