FriendlySkies (Tom Thomson)


Comment history

Kansas universities lack firm plan for concealed guns on campus, making some anxious

That is already a possibility with the current KU regulations about weapons on campus..

"Violations of this policy may result in disciplinary action, up to and including dismissal of employees or expulsion of students."

May 26, 2015 at 9:42 a.m. ( | suggest removal )

Pet World fire kills many small animals; python, some others survive

Why couldn't it just have not happened in the first place? I feel horrible for all of the animals who were lost yesterday, and even more so for those who had closer connections to the store.

Not sure why you'd wish something like this on any type business.

May 26, 2015 at 9:39 a.m. ( | suggest removal )

Lawrence police: One man dead following stabbing on Arkansas Street

Not sure anything would have happened differently if Milspec had been there. When I saw their guy lurking in the shadows at this or the 23rd st location, they'd typically just engage with somebody if the radio was too loud. Other than that, they stuck to the edges of the parking lot..

May 26, 2015 at 9:33 a.m. ( | suggest removal )

Lawrence police chief requires all officers to read U.S. Justice Department's report on Ferguson, emphasizes community engagement

And when a school shooting or other mass casualty event occurs, you'll probably be the first to criticize LPD for not having the necessary equipment to save lives.

May 14, 2015 at 12:26 p.m. ( | suggest removal )

Lawrence to offer new bus route

"The new route will several facilities"


May 11, 2015 at 9:25 p.m. ( | suggest removal )

City set to select Stoddard to serve as interim city manager; speculation that Holiday Inn will become a DoubleTree by Hilton

Would be great to see a DoubleTree in Lawrence.. Even better if we got a Hyatt Place property one of these days.

April 24, 2015 at 11:56 a.m. ( | suggest removal )