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Obama is not scary


I must respond to Greg Allen’s op-ed, “Is Mediocrity the New Norm?” in the Dispatch on July 17. His remarks about President Obama are patently false. He calls him “scary” and labels him a “deficit shattering spendthrift.” As to the scary charge, and his challenge to name another president whose been labeled that, George W. Bush comes quickly to mind. He scared me from almost his first day in office.

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Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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