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Ah yes how the few Pro- Northern Pass people love their Kool-Aid. 1.From the article above and the Northern Pass website... "The project has agreed to bury 8 miles of line in the northern section of the route." Agreed with who? And the answer is no one. In the particular area that they are so willing to bury 8 miles of their line, it isn't to appease anyone's concerns except the Northern Pass's. Their route is completely blocked there by unwilling landowners so they HOPE they can be granted access through by going underground. Stay tuned for that wrestling match. 2. What does anybody really believe the majority of young people of NH think of the possibility of the siting of the Northern Pass as currently proposed considering it's promise of temporary jobs and lower electrical rates that might achieve a jaw dropping $3.00 savings per month? Come on, they must be "stoked"! For anyone who might not know, stoked = exhilarated. I know "BestPresidentReagan", it's a National Security Issue. Better mix up another batch of Kool-Aid. ...(full comment)

Burying electrical transmission lines not so simple

Well, I just reread my comment and realized it's pretty much what John_V_Kjellman wrote, albeit in slightly different words. ...(full comment)

Editorial: Kansas has a few lessons for New Hampshire

Another danger of straight ticket voting is that you might unknowingly vote for a candidate whose views are diametrically opposed to your own. The term "RINO" has, of course, been bandied about for years, but there are also "DINO's" - folks running as Dems but holding far-right views. It behooves us all, no matter where we are on the political spectrum, to learn everything we can about all the candidates, and to refrain from voting for someone we know nothing about simply because they are running under a particular banner. ...(full comment)

Editorial: Kansas has a few lessons for New Hampshire

Senator Reagan is right! ...(full comment)

My Turn: Bury the power lines, not the project

Not an ounce of guesswork to it, Beanhole; but I won't be swinging your way during this lifetime...'not that there's anything wrong with that'. ...(full comment)

‘Monitor’ makes changes to online commenting policy

*better things ...(full comment)

‘Monitor’ makes changes to online commenting policy

Laurie, what slick devil are you referring to? The only politician the writer mentioned by name and in a favorable light was Rand Paul. Are you trying to say that Rand Paul is a "slick devil"? ...(full comment)

My Turn: Young people are talking, but are politicians listening?

Why should we listen to you, as you voted for a slick devil twice, who has made your chances for success exponentially smaller than the previous generation. ...(full comment)

My Turn: Young people are talking, but are politicians listening?

Larry, you don't seem to get it. My opinions are not subject to your approval. ...(full comment)

Charles Manson musical opens in Hamburg, Germany

Larry, how did you guess? I haven't been to P-town in years - too far to travel with my health limitations - but I still have many fond memories. And as for Ogunquit, I go as often as I can.There are some very special people that I've come to know there who make me feel like family. Everytime I'm there, I go to the same romantic places and do the same wonderful things. I can't tell you how beneficial Ogunquit has been for my heart. I really feel safe in Ogunquit. If you haven't tried it, you really should. Sometimes the things you think you fear turn out to be the most pleasurable things of all. Open yourself up to new experiences, Larry. They'll turn your little scowl into a big smile. (c; ...(full comment)

‘Monitor’ makes changes to online commenting policy

Bean, You don't seem to get it. My opinions are not subject to your approval. ...(full comment)

Charles Manson musical opens in Hamburg, Germany

Ducklady, guess he doesn't like "tea baggers" but since the original Tea party old ladies used to wear hats with tea bags on them they called themselves that. Of course when the Koch brothers took over the Tea Party someone clued them in to the name. Though the oldies were still clueless on how the government runs their meidicare that they want them to keep their hands off. If this makes any sense. ...(full comment)

‘Monitor’ makes changes to online commenting policy

"Massa Larry"??? Bean, You shouldn't be making fun of African-Americans. As far as 'your place' goes, it's quite obvious you'd be a good 'fit' in Ogunquit and//or Provincetown. (c: ...(full comment)

‘Monitor’ makes changes to online commenting policy