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The Mail: 12/9-12/16

The Mail: 12/9-12/16

Enough with the crudeness

Your paper provides a wonderful service providing news, investigations, and event information. You take on controversial subjects and are not afraid of who you might offend. That's all as it should be.

What I and many readers cannot understand is why you consciously seek to offend readers every opportunity, with crude language, references, and even the cartoons. If something can be defiled, you seize the opportunity.

Every edition has countless examples, but the one that finally motivated me to write today was your calling a Matisse exhibit "the color enthusiast's wet dream." Really? I mean, really? Was there no better...