Heard Around the Nation 13

A word about this regular section: It contains only outrageous, outlandish, and disturbing pontification. Any sensible, progressive, or intelligent statement will be instantly punted into cyberspace. How’s this for responsible journalism? The St. Johnsbury, Vermont Caledonian Record reports as FACT the redneck superstition so popular in the Green Mountain State that eastern coyotes are wiping out deer: “But what really bothers him is that they're killing off the deer herd.” www.caledonianrecord.com/pages/top_news/story/68c8ec46c