Have you noticed that the names may change, but the impact and consequences do not? Abortion sounds too brutal; we'll call it "choice." Earth-warming eased off since 2003; now it's "climate change."

Used to be the "smoke-filled back rooms" that picked the candidate to run for president. Now it's the "superdelegates." So much for "every vote counts." The latest is "The New Orleans Charities" funding the Democratic Convention Gala. Huh?

Cheryl T. Barney

Salt Lake City