What would Rod Serling have to say?

Print Article

A distinctive looking man of slender build with dark hair dressed in a conservative dark suit holding a cigarette walks before the camera and speaks in a very recognizable voice.

“Submitted for no one’s approval, especially if you are a taxpayer of this fair town. A cast of unlikely motley characters, have pitted one government entity against another.

Our first player, a trumped up little man from the south of a great state. Dealing with feelings of inadequacy, he is the president and possibly sole member of an organization who claims to represent the rights of a niche political issue.

Player two: A man whose tactics belay his actual desire, control over others to the exclusion of all else. Even though his new motivation advocates for instruments of death directly conflicting with his original campaign in which he claimed to be an instrument of life.

Finally our third player. This little man, so to speak, is a sole mate of the first two. A self appointed pocket emperor whose desire is again, control and power over others.

Three abominable amigos who care for no one other than themselves and their rights. A terrible trio who will go to any length, even the use of public funds to insure the triumph of their cause.

What they fail to realize is that they may actually be an instrument in the elimination of the well spring of their campaign. A certain amendment that could be repealed in a backlash by the world of the reasonable if they are not careful.

In a reasonable world, with reasonable people, this could and likely would not happen, but this is not the world of the reasonable, this is...The Twilight Zone.”



Print Article

Read More Letters to the Editor

Rainbow crosswalks would brighten up the city

November 12, 2019 at 5:00 am | Bonner County Daily Bee On a recent stroll downtown to check out the wrath of destruction along First Avenue, I noticed some new emblems applied to our city sidewalks directing folks to walk their bicycles. They were painte...

Read More

Democracy depends on GOP’s impeachment support

November 12, 2019 at 5:00 am | Bonner County Daily Bee The GOP must support impeachment — our democracy depends on it. I can’t help but wonder how many breaches of our Constitution, how many women must be assaulted, how many immigrants seeking asylum, h...


Read More

Which side do you prefer in political divide?

November 12, 2019 at 5:00 am | Bonner County Daily Bee Is there an elixir for the divide we are now experiencing in America? It seems the nation is upside down and inside out. The Democrats and liberals tend to believe that we are a people of the gover...


Read More

Let’s stop this foolishness; elect McConnell, Pelosi

November 12, 2019 at 5:00 am | Bonner County Daily Bee President Trump will get my vote in the 2020 general. Is DJT a morally vacuous, dishonest egomaniac? Of course. Is he any different than the vast majority of our 535 congressmen? Of course not. If a...


Read More

Contact Us

(208) 263-9534
PO Box 159
Sandpoint, ID 83864

©2019 Bonner County Daily Bee Terms of Use Privacy Policy