Friday Apr. 18, 2014
Comments on:
Guest Column
Let’s be civil.
The Flathead Beacon encourages vigorous discussion and lively debate, but we will delete comments that attack other readers, make accusations we can’t verify, stray too far off topic, criticize local businesses (call them if you have a problem), accuse someone of a crime, use profanity or are simply judged to be in bad taste. We don’t always have someone moderating comments, so we ask for your help: If you see a comment that violates these ground rules, or you simply deem it offensive, please e-mail webmaster [at]

The views expressed in the comments section do not reflect those of the Beacon.

  Newest First
By RussCrowder on 01-18-13 @ 7:26 am
10 up | 24 down

What is it about liberals and their fascination with predators…Can it have something to do with the
predatory nature of liberalism? ... Liberals certainly seem to share a common bond with any critter that
just want’s to tear the throat out of little Bambi.
By Westside2 on 01-18-13 @ 9:28 am
18 up | 8 down

OMG Russ!  The severity of your victim mentality is unparralleled in my online experience.  I am
sorry it causes you so much pain.
By aprillynn on 01-19-13 @ 5:08 pm
15 up | 8 down

Russ, a predator is killing and eating to survive. We kill for the thrill. The difference is we
are supposed to be civilized. Don’t assume you know somebody’s politics just because
they are concerned with how humans treat animals. Common sense crosses party lines…
By Mtwatch on 01-20-13 @ 9:18 am
14 up | 5 down

“The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the manner in which its
animals are treated.”  Mahatma Ghandi
By RussCrowder on 01-21-13 @ 7:41 am
6 up | 13 down

Sorry guy’s, but I am going to have to stick to my theory that liberals share a special commonality and
empathy with natures predators because of the predatory nature of liberalism itself.  This theory is
based on years of concentrated observation and study.  I mean, after all, when was the last time you
ever heard a liberal proclaim:  “Save the Elk”?
By mooseberryinn on 01-22-13 @ 4:20 pm
1 up | 2 down

I like Reagan’s quote - “Hi, Ah’m from the guvment, ‘n Ah’m here to hep you”  (that’s about how it
sounded in Ga.).  Anyway - doesn’t compare to Ghandi, of course, but I wonder what Ghandi might say
about about our present day “Fearless Leader” chairman Obumov and old Bumpus Joe.
Kellyn Brown
Kellyn Brown19h
Season Passes for the 2014/15 season are now on sale!
Dillon Tabish
Dillon Tabish2h
All of America's National Parks are free this weekend. Retweet to spread the word! Learn more here:
Molly Priddy
Molly Priddy1h
@npratc @nprnews TRIUMPH so good
Tristan Scott
Tristan Scott16 Apr
Your Survival Guide To Coachella via @IamJessicaLima
Flathead Beacon
FB Headlines2h
Forest Service Names New Deputy Regional Forester