The news illuminates a few ongoing dichotomies.
Takeaways of the week:
• Pigeons banned — guns legal.
• Thanksgiving irrelevant — shopping essential.
• Orchestra superfluous — football crucial.
• Universal health care a fantasy — sickness apparently optional.
JANET GRABER, Burnsville
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