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Letter to the Editor:
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My Word column:
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Op-Ed column:
Typically the views of an expert in a particular field, this columnis a maximum of 700 words and includes a head-and-shoulderspicture. Send by e-mail, mail or fax

New Voices:
This is a forum for readers from high-school age through 29, with amaximum of 600 words. Include a head-and-shoulders picture, andsend to orby mail.

30-Word Rant:
Call us anonymously at 407-420-5276 and tell us what bothers you about politics, government or public policy. Keep it to about 30 words. Or e-mail Put "rant" on the subject line.

Cartoon Caption Contest:
Every other week, you'll see a new cartoon by Dana Summers here. But it's missing a caption. you can write your own, and we’ll publish the best one every other Sunday. If we pick yours, you'll get the original cartoon, signed by Summers.

Friday Back Talk
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