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Letter to the editor: April Fool's?

| Sunday, May 13, 2018, 9:00 p.m.

I've come to expect the anti-NRA news articles in your formerly conservative paper. But the editorials on May 9 were something else indeed. First you repeat American Lung Association propaganda about Pittsburgh's “dirty” air, based on a reporting station downwind of a coke works ( “Go outside and take a drag of the region's ‘fresh' air” ). Then you print a “guest editorial” about how we need to shovel more money into the gaping maw of higher education ( “Ensure opportunity for students” ).

I had to check that it was not April 1.

David J. Downing


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