Aug. 13, 2008 12:00 AM
I shouldn’t be surprised that The Daily Advertiser did not print my letter to the editor about our daily newspaper shrinking. I am disappointed, though. Weekly reads of The Independent satisfy my thirst for quality, but I still yearn for a good daily ...
Aug. 13, 2008 12:00 AM
A reference to an “empty suit” usually conjures up an image of a meticulously dressed gentleman, who, upon opening his mouth, reveals how vapid and disingenuous he really is. We all know one. Since we are comfortably ensconced in a gender-neutral ...
Aug. 13, 2008 12:00 AM
Recently I attended the grand opening of the Breast Center of Acadiana on Camellia Boulevard, owned and operated by local radiologist Dr. Gary Mathews. As I watched the ceremonies, I realized there was someone physically missing from the group. I first ...
Aug. 6, 2008 12:00 AM
The Louis Ackal cartoon in your June 18 issue (“Snake Oil,”) shows very poor taste. I find it offensive. The city of ...
Aug. 6, 2008 12:00 AM
The Maddest Tea Party” (June 25) was brilliantly written, artfully drawn, and Saturday Night Live humorous. The pen ...
Aug. 6, 2008 12:00 AM
In response to Tara Baudoin’s letter (“IndBox: The holes in evolution theory,” July 2) regarding teaching about holes ...
Aug. 6, 2008 12:00 AM
I think the piece “You Know You’re From Lafayette If ... ” (July 9) is overall a very enjoyable read. However, I take ...
Aug. 6, 2008 12:00 AM
I just returned from vacation and was having my battery changed at the Musson Patout dealership when I came across The Independent (which I enjoy, especially “Snake Oil”). I have to admit to having the giggles after reading “ ...
Aug. 6, 2008 12:00 AM
I loved “You Know You’re From Lafayette If ...” (July 9). While on vacation last week in another state I was reminded ...
Aug. 6, 2008 12:00 AM
Ma sha, I laughed da hole time I was read’n da article, me (“You Know You’re From Lafayette If...” July 9). I must ...

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