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In your Nov. 1 “Newsy Bits,” you mentioned a North Park-based business that developed a drink mix (“Uqora”) designed to prevent UTIs. more

Jan 17, 2018 8:23 AM Letters to the Editor

Hi Seth, I read your sad piece predicting bad outcomes for progressives in the 2018 elections [“Preparing myself for 2018 disappointments,” Jan. 3]. As a rare fellow traveler who also predicted Trump would win in 2016, I highly respect your instincts more

Jan 10, 2018 10:31 AM Letters to the Editor

The fact is that the conch shell was extremely important in Aztec culture. The shell itself was called the Quiquiztl and those who played notes or calls on it were known as the “quiquizoani.” more

Jan 3, 2018 11:43 AM Letters to the Editor 1 Comments

Congressman Peters is a true chameleon [“Will the real Scott Peters please stand up?,” Dec. 20]... and not a fiscal friend of us taxpayers. more

Dec 26, 2017 6:06 PM Letters to the Editor

Thank you for news of the LA Weekly firings [“Blurred Lines,” Dec. 6]. I have written for them under an excellent editor, James Vowell, in the long-ago past. more

Dec 13, 2017 11:44 AM Letters to the Editor

Ms. Zaragoza’s scathing essay about men seems to reflect something much deeper that remains unresolved in her personal experiences, as a female. more

Dec 6, 2017 10:54 AM Letters to the Editor 2 Comments

However, regarding your second point (We have mascots that are derived from white culture, so why not other cultures?)... I’d like to point out a big difference between Notre Dame’s mascot/moniker and those based on Native Americans. more

Nov 29, 2017 10:56 AM Letters to the Editor


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As always, the decision was difficult and the arguments were heated, but the stories below were the ones that really stood out to us. They may be brief, but they sure are brilliant. more

Nov 29, 2017 10:25 AM Features 1 Comments

My immediate reaction, which I will stick to, is to swallow your overly-sensitive liberalism [“Swallow your pride,” Nov. 15]. more

Nov 21, 2017 4:09 PM Letters to the Editor

Dear Ms. Zaragoza, This is the third time I’ve felt compelled to address you after reading one of your provoking and cogent, yet somewhat misguided, CityBeat columns. more

Nov 14, 2017 5:47 PM Letters to the Editor

Much like I felt upon reading the initial comments on Jenny Niezgoda’s original Kickstarter campaign, I was taken aback at the blatantly personal attacks that showed up in Alex Zaragoza’s article. more

Nov 7, 2017 5:21 PM Letters to the Editor


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Oct 18, 2017 10:46 AM Best of San Diego


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Oct 18, 2017 10:12 AM Best of San Diego

As a volunteer for the San Diego Commission for Arts & Culture panel on funding, I thought she might want to know the ins and outs from behind the conference table. more

Oct 17, 2017 6:18 PM Letters to the Editor

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