Send letters to the editor to Letters at Alameda Magazine, 1416 Park Ave., Alameda, CA 94501. You can fax letters to (510) 747-1067, and you can e-mail them to firstname.lastname@example.org. Letters may be edited for conciseness and clarity. All letters must be signed and include a day telephone number for verification. No anonymous letters will be published, although names may be withheld by request.