Richard Johnson

richj120952 commented on We should do better for animals

Sure, just as soon as every living thing drops every other living thing from their menus. (Including virus, bacteria, and every living thing up from those.) Just don't hold your breath. The entire ecosystem is based upon feeding from other things. And yes all of those other things are sel…

Most people don't realize that the Federal laws passed giving Railroads right of way, even over local and State governments are still on the books. Those were necessary back in the 1860's, but not now. They should be rescinded, and force the Railroad corporations to really negotiate.


The writer seems to forget that the new home owners will be planting trees and other vegetation when they landscape their yards. I for one will have 5 trees and a bunch of bushes along with native plants.


Democrats for the most part are made up of those folks that simply are democrats because their family member was one, and they are doing the rah-rah for my side. They don't look closely at what the current leaders are saying. If they did, they would not be happy with at least 80% of what …

Yes, this is why Texas requires the LTC candidate to go through a training class. That class goes over in detail exactly what the signs mean as what is meant by the law for using deadly force in self defense. Nothing in this article should be new information to those that have taken and p…

Turning point...you mean the elimination of one of my Constitutional rights? No, there will no Missouri Compromise on that for me, under any circumstance. The only reason this is such a big deal is the 24hour news cycle. These things happened long before CNN and CNN HN came into being, an…

I pass by the temple, on the way home. If anything affects the values on the homes in the area it is Klien Rd, and the very slow construction on the road. The temple has no impact on my home value in my opinion.


In a sense, you are correct. Change will only come about when the nature of humans change, and there are no more motivations to do criminal acts. (Motivation comes from within, not from external events like laws. Circumstance can trigger motivation, but the motivation to do what, is total…

As to the girl "fleeing El Salvador". She had already escaped when she entered Mexico. Her "fleeing" had ended there. Then she and her family decided to go on to the United States without doing that illegally. That was the family's decision. They knew it was breaking the laws of the Count…

richj120952 commented on City transit study starts its engines

So, if NB Transit uses buses on a fixed route, then the addition of Opticom sensors on those routes should be added. That way you can add software on the bus that will trigger a opticom transmitter to get the green light so the bus stays on time. Check Portland Oregon PBOT, traffic signal…