Archive for Tag Archives: ' Travis Danner'

LPC’s super liberal replies to a reader’s response

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Editor, I had to respond to your editorial on the controversy surrounding the Ferguson, Missouri shooting (08/29/14, Vol. 26, No. 1).  Like many reviewers, you are focused on the troubles that occurred after [...]

The lack of humanity is just one click away

It was a good week for creepy internet shut-ins or jihad-waging terrorists. If you’re a decent person who believes in privacy and the value of human life — eh, not so much. Over the past week, [...]

Hushed climate change crisis helps companies make profit

Travis Danner Special to The Express The human race has been having the debate about climate change for decades and I’ve never heard or read a definitive answer to the question most commonly posed to its [...]

Donald Sterling makes Americans face palm

Travis Danner Special to the Express Donald Sterling, you are an idiot. You’re about to lose your sports franchise, the Los Angeles Clippers, because of the fact that you’re an idiot. You told your mistress that [...]

The A’s need to stay in the Bay Area

Travis Danner Special to The Express My love affair with the Oakland A’s started on a warm July night at the Coliseum when I was 10 years old. In some ways, part of me has been [...]

Republicans point U.S. in the wrong direction

Not to make light of the tragic disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 — but lately I have an even bigger mystery top-of-mind. How do people in this day and age continue to vote for Republicans? [...]

Affordable Care Act opens eyes to America’s health

Travis Danner Special to The Express I didn’t take my health very seriously when I was young and I suspect my country didn’t either at the time. I grew up in the 1990s and as long [...]

The US says ‘So long’ to privacy

Travis Danner Special to The Express Privacy is dead. Sure, President Barack Obama announced some pretty strong reforms to the National Security Agency’s (NSA) bulk data collection practices on March 24 in an attempt to limit [...]

Lack of classroom etiquette turns LPC into adult daycare

If you go to class and talk during the lecture to the point where anyone else is distracted, you are stealing. You are stealing the time of the instructor and everyone else in the room. You’re [...]

Russia, Ukraine get the world ready for second Cold War

Travis Danner SPECIAL TO THE EXPRESS So war again, then? Well, the stage is certainly set for that. Russia has essentially invaded the country known as Ukraine, reigniting old tensions between the United States and the [...]