As a female, Caucasian, blonde, single parent and Imperial Irrigation District employee, I am routinely personally offended by letters and articles in this newspaper. Many, many times I have been compelled to respond to inaccuracies or untruths so often printed on a variety of topics, but instead I have chosen to remember that I live in America where even the misguided have a right to their opinions.
However, I can no longer remain a member of the silent majority after reading the letter regarding wannabe Raiders' fans. I am not a wannabe anything. I know what I am and I'm damn proud of it. Win/lose/or with an opposing team cheating, I love my Raiders.
Although I was just a baby at the time, I have loved the Raiders since Kenny Stabler was quarterback. Next week if Rich Gannon throws 15 interceptions, or Jerry Rice and Tim Brown drop every ball thrown to them, I will still cheer for the men in Black and Silver