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February 10, 2019



The cookie: Words have meaning

For the Edmonds Bakery owner to claim his "Build that Wall" cookie was "just a joke" is akin to the person who insults you saying, "I was just kidding. Can't you take a joke?"

Words have meaning, and he knows the words were provocative. What if they said "Heil Hitler" or "Trump sucks?"

No need to belabor this issue in our friendly town, but I wish the bakery owner had just said, "I made a mistake. I'm sorry."

Carol Gordon Edmonds

Editor’s note: Edmonds Bakery owner Ken Bellingham apolo...



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