Daily Archive: Sunday, May 21, 2017

Reader opinions bubble over on Seattle’s proposed soda tax

Reader response to my last column supporting Seattle’s proposed tax on soda pop was mixed, though many of you complained about lost freedoms. Here’s the thing: promoting good health is a legitimate government function. And few freedoms in a democracy are absolute. Lost freedom was a common theme among readers who disagreed with Thursday’s column

Kevin Durant’s scoring ‘clinic’ keys another Warriors rout in Game 3

CLOSE The Warriors have a commanding 3-0 lead on the Spurs and Golden State fans are extremely happy about it. USA TODAY Sports Kevin Durant scored a game-high 33 points for the Warriors.(Photo: Troy Taormina, USA TODAY Sports) SAN ANTONIO — Five takeaways from the Golden State Warriors’ 120-108 win over the San Antonio Spurs