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I am curious if Mr. Shorr wrote a similar My Turn after the School Board voted to give Superintendent Gary Bader and the administrative staff raises last spring.
The statements by the cruise ship officials that the treated water is pure enough for human consumption would be much more believable if accompanied by a picture of one of them drinking such water.
It's high time to put the brakes on the smoking fanaticism. Work with the merchants on this issue for a satisfactory solution. For the record, I am a non-smoker.