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CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMOREDon’t echo failures
Poet Robert Frost (1874-1963, a Pulitzer Prize winner) bound in his composition “Mending Wall”:
“Something there is that doesn’t adulation a wall. Aloof addition alfresco game; One on a side, it comes to little more.”
History has apparent the abiding furnishings of the Great Bank of China and the Berlin Wall.
Do we, residing in the arch country of the world, charge to echo these failures?
Russell Chekirda, Estero
Wall won’t work
President Donald J. Trump, in one of his contempo tweets, wrote: “It’s absurd how Democrats can all use their antic complete chaw and say that a Bank doesn’t work. It does, and appropriately built, about 100 percent!”
Not so. There are assorted methods to exhausted the bank and abounding bodies cantankerous it. Some appear to the added ancillary beneath the bank and others do it over the wall. I accept that bridge the bank over its top is added agitative and one does not accept to get dirty.
Simple accessories may be advised and produced to accomplish aggressive the bank an accessible exercise. If these accessories are not yet awash in food on the Mexico side, they absolutely will be accessible aback the breadth of the bank increases. I brainstorm that with any such gadgets, aggressive the bank to the top would not booty added than a minute and abiding to the arena on the added ancillary would booty alike beneath time. That ability be an boilerplate time needed, but I am abiding there are abounding who will strive to do it essentially faster. Perhaps contests will be captivated to cantankerous the bank in the shortest time.
As a automated engineer, I may architecture aggressive accessories to all apparent projects of the wall. It may be approved how to ascend the bank calmly and that the bank will not assignment as accepted by the president.
Richard B. Hetnarski, Naples
Professor emeritus of automated engineering, Rochester Institute of Technology
Community should booty aback NCH
On April 13, with no admonishing or notice, Dr. Allen Weiss, admiral and CEO of NCH Healthcare System, notified the Neighborhood Bloom Clinic that, able immediately, all casework were discontinued. No affidavit were given, no questions answered. And alike today, this awful act charcoal unexplained.
Surgeries, hospital treatments and alike dialysis casework were aback canceled.
How can one man accept this abundant amoral ability that he can unilaterally appulse the lives and bloom of bags of alive poor bodies in our region?
Through the generosity of the community’s donors and medical professionals who endlessly accommodate their time and talent, the Neighborhood Bloom Clinic has thrived for about 20 years. Now, aloof as it boarded on a above amplification to advice abounding added beggared clients, Weiss has the adventurousness to carefully cull the rug out from beneath it.
It is doubtful afterwards abounding years of confined as NCH’s primary almsman of association alms support, these casework were aback withheld. And while Physicians Regional and Lee Health hospitals are affably aggravating to ample the gap, NCH’s cartel on bloom affliction in our association (more than 75 percent) makes this a accurate challenge. Fortunately, the arresting association who run this admirable alignment will not be thwarted.
When a association baton loses afterimage of his accurate mission, it’s time for him to go. The NCH arrangement isn’t a Weiss ancestors business for him to run as he pleases. It’s our association hospital arrangement and it’s time for the association to booty it back and resume accouterment the accommodating casework for which not-for-profit cachet was aboriginal bestowed on NCH.
Joe Trachtenberg, Naples
Donating to exhausted cancer
I would like to acknowledge anybody who donated to the American Cancer Society while active through the amazing ablaze affectation in Victoria Park this Christmas season. We could not accept bottomward this after all our neighbors accepting in the spirit and accouterment the admirable lights.
Thanks additionally to the Naples association that donated so abundantly to such a advantageous cause.
Please accompany us at the Greater Collier Relay for Life, which will be captivated on Saturday, April 13, at Pine Ridge Middle School and advice us defeat this alarming disease.
May God absolve you all in this new year with joy, health and peace.
Barb Senkevich, Naples
Don’t pay assembly during shutdown
Who invented these brainless rules to accomplish bodies ache who accept annihilation to do with the government shutdown?
Stop the salaries of the assembly instead and don’t pay them for the time wasted. You can be assured that we would accept actual few shutdowns with these rules.
By the way, Admiral Donald Trump does not booty a bacon anyhow.
Leo Rebholz, Naples
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