Wednesday, September 3, 2014
YOLO COUNTY NEWS
99 CENTS

Dunning’s on another planet

By
From page A6 | November 15, 2013 |

Well, well, well … looks like Dunning laid a goose egg in his prognostication of the Stanford/Oregon game. Here is what he said in the Oct. 31 edition of The Enterprise:

“This week’s picks are as follows:

“OREGON over STANFORD (Nov. 7) … yes, this game isn’t until next Thursday, but neither team plays this weekend in order to be fully prepared for this long-anticipated showdown. There have been only a handful of teams in college football history as deep and talented as these Ducks. Stanford is capable, but Oregon is on another planet.”

Another planet is right and that is where Dunning must have been when he make this boneheaded call.

And after you hear what I am going to tell you about what folks at the American Public Health Association annual meeting in Boston this past week had to say about Dunning and his chatter on fluoride and the good people supporting it, you’ll know that Dunning has been inhabiting another planet! Be it Venus or be it Mars, I wonder?

John Troidl
Davis

Comments

comments

Letters to the Editor

  • Recent Posts

  • Enter your email address to subscribe to this newspaper and receive notifications of new articles by email.

  • .

    News

    At Davis intersections, let’s be careful out there

    By Kim Orendor | From Page: A1 | Gallery

     
    Data reveal racial disparities at Davis High

    By Anne Ternus-Bellamy | From Page: A1 | Gallery

     
    Garden celebrations are part of back-to-school activities

    By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: B3 | Gallery

    Web tool for kids highlighted at local meeting

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: B3

     
    Young author will present her first book

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: A3 | Gallery

    Sign up students to make music this school year

    By Jeff Hudson | From Page: A3

     
    Comings & Goings, on ‘Davisville’

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: A4

     
    Sierra Club leaders to hear about Nishi Gateway Project

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: A4

    Picnic scheduled for diabetes patients

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: A4

     
    Poppenga to host campaign kickoff celebration

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: A4

    Schools offer free obsolete textbooks

    By Jeff Hudson | From Page: A4

     
    Oncogene test can determine prostate cancer aggression

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: A4

    Faces in the courtroom

    By Sue Cockrell | From Page: A7

     
    ‘Bak2Sac’ free train ride program launched

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: A10

    Pence Gallery: Art of all kinds will go up for bids

    By Natalie Nelson | From Page: A10 | Gallery

     
    .

    Forum

    .

    Sports

    No patsies for Aggie men’s water polo as NCAA champs are up first

    By Bruce Gallaudet | From Page: B1 | Gallery

     
    Look for more of an aerial assault from DHS this fall

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: B1 | Gallery

    DHS girls are loaded for 2014 cross country season

    By Spencer Ault | From Page: B1 | Gallery

     
    Next time it counts: Devils win Foundation Match

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: B1 | Gallery

    Giants rally from six runs down to win

    By The Associated Press | From Page: B1 | Gallery

     
    Sports briefs: Sign up now for flag football

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: B2

    Oakland comeback falls short

    By The Associated Press | From Page: B8

     
    .

    Features

    .

    Arts

     
    Film series returns with ‘In July’

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: A9

    Mania! lands at Woodland Opera House

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: A9

     
    DMTC to open 30th season with ‘Shrek, The Musical’

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: A9

     
    Black and white explored in coming Artery exhibition

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: A9 | Gallery

    Outdoor art classes to close out summer

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: A9

     
    Marionettes, band concert planned for Grandparents Day

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: A9

     
    .

    Business

    .

    Obituaries

    Maureen J. Rathfon

    By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: A4

     
    Marilyn Jeanne Van Heuit Brooks

    By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: A4

    .

    Comics

    Comics: Wednesday, September 3, 2014

    By Creator | From Page: B6