The article stated that gonorrhea, chlamydia, and syphilis have increased, in
part, due to increased drug use. I question this because those 3 STDs are not
needle-transmitted. In fact, the whole article seems to have a bias toward
traditional family mores and does a poor job of acknowlegding changing societal
Let's see, a Utah based "think tank" determines that Utah's
life style is the best in the nation? I can't imagine that there are any
methodological issues with this "study".Many states in the
country have gone through tech based, or real estate, economic booms in the
last few decades. Utah has gone through some rough times, and good
times, but our "Utah Values" haven't always made us special!
I am in substantial agreement. But I also think capitalism is getting itself in
trouble by not rewarding labor for increased productivity. Such has been the
case for over 40 years!