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Saturday, October 13, 2012 - 12:01 am

The Rant is The News-Sentinel's anonymous sound-off forum. The readers' views expressed here do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of The News-Sentinel.

There are two types of drug war supporters: Those who need to grow a brain, and those who need to grow a conscience. Drug prohibition has been a dismal failure, and the imprisonment mindset is beyond cruel.

Because of the crowded running conditions during the Fort4Fitness 10K, I had several runners with MP3 players and earplugs create hazardous situations for me and other runners during the race. Perhaps during your training runs would be the best place for your music.

When I took public speaking in high school, I was told it was important not to say uhh. Some of our local television news anchors use it in almost every other sentence. It is fun to count.

Most poor people suffer in silence. It's a good thing there are kind and compassionate people like Mitt Romney to cheer them up! He tells them they … need to “take responsibility for their lives.”

Mitt Romney doesn't respect anybody — the president, the moderator or the audience.

More than $8 million spent on the Indiana Senate race. If this is not enough to convince you that Washington is run by special-interest groups, then I don't know what planet you are from. It's time for term limits to stop this from happening.

Hit in the rear while waiting out a red light on Wells Street. Can't Fort Wayne drivers give minimal care and attention to driving?

Should sane and rational people be expected to take sides in the ongoing Christianity vs. Islam blood feud?

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