Readers blast The Union columnist Boardman (again)

At, readers are weighing on George Boardman’s latest column — the deplorable one on Measure B. George often likes to single me out, but I am just one in the chorus. Some examples:

•”I am one who is happy that this school bond passed and also concerned that you have, on more than one occasion, published information that is poorly researched and/or untrue. With the passage of this bond, I was ready to put that aside, but here we go again.” — Louise McFadden (who worked on the campaign).

•”Wow. Publically malign the character of the man who spearheaded a winning campaign for free ($20,000 savings). Seems like bitterness to me.” — Irene Frazier

•”‘I’m thankful to those that wrote opinion pieces against B. Their attempts at logic helped B pass.” — Jon Shilling

•This one, from Francesco Molin, is the best:


About jeffpelline

Jeff Pelline is a veteran editor and award-winning journalist - in print and online. He is publisher of Sierra FoodWineArt magazine and its website Jeff covered business and technology for The San Francisco Chronicle for years, was a founding editor and Editor of CNET News, and was Editor of The Union, a 145-year-old newspaper in Grass Valley. Jeff has a bachelor's degree from UC Berkeley and a master's from Northwestern University. His hobbies include sailing and trout fishing.
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One Response to Readers blast The Union columnist Boardman (again)

  1. joyceling27 says:

    Being thin-skinned is becoming quite the fashion in our national discourse…

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