July 20, 2009 |
It was an innocent question. All Paul Olden wanted to know was, what did then-Dodgers manager Tom Lasorda think of Dave Kingman's performance against the Dodgers that afternoon in Dodger Stadium. More specifically, what was Lasorda's opinion of it? The towering Kingman had just hit three home runs in a 10-7 Chicago Cubs victory on May 14, 1978, the last a three-run shot against Rick Rhoden in the top of the 15th inning.
July 14, 2005
Reading "Apathy keeps me pretty busy" by Peter Mehlman (Opinion, July 11) had me laughing after the first paragraph and kept me laughing all the way through. It was refreshing to read a deliberately humorous article in the midst of all the weighty problems of the world. It made my day. Lois Vackar Huntington Beach Not having an opinion is an opinion. Gary A. Jones Long Beach
August 25, 2013 |
Sandberg tells women, "Lean in," But her message is seemingly thin To women who've tried, And whose stories collide With Filner's political spin. The author is a lecturer in English at Cal State Fullerton. Read more: Opinion poetry by Times readers
March 26, 2014
Re “Jonah Goldberg,” Opinion, March 25 Six words in the lower right corner of the Opinion section brightened a gloomy morning: “Jonah Goldberg has the day off.” Tom Turnley Santa Ana More letters to the editor ...
June 13, 1987
I have played and watched all sorts of basketball in my life. It is my opinion that the NBA officials will not let the Boston Celtics lose at any game. There is no three-second call, there is no illegal defense (five men pack the lane). No one can come near Larry Bird. This should express my opinion on the officiating: Hurray for Boston A seven-man team Two in the black and white Five in the green EARL QUARLES San Diego
November 14, 2006
Denise Hamilton wrote a cute piece about the seasonal odor of fertilizer on the lawns each November (Opinion, Nov. 7) and the "stink of manure that wafts through the air." And here, all these years, I've believed that that smell came from politics! KENNETH TUXFORD Redondo Beach