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Dear Editor:I guess this “Fahrenheit 9/11” is causing quite a stir. In addition to thinking about where I am in the patriot spectrum, I learned how to spell “Fahrenheit.” Call me old-fashioned, but I think patriotism begins with participating.If you want to vote in the Democratic primary you must be a registered voter by next Monday, July 12. This is the runoff between Miles and Salazar for the U.S. Senate race. Some have called the Colorado senate race “the second most important race in the country this year, after the presidency.”You can download a registration form at or ( and mail it to Pitkin County Clerk, 530 E. Main St., Aspen, CO 81611 or Eagle County Clerk, P.O. Box 537, Eagle, CO 81631 with a postmark no later than midnight on Monday.Don’t forget to include a photocopy of your ID.You can also drop by the Pitkin County Courthouse or Eagle County office building in El Jebel.Jim PaussaBasalt

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