I heard a news report the other day that went something like this: “Backed-up ports and the corresponding lack of goods going through the supply chain could become a real-life ‘Grinch,’ making for a disappointing Christmas holiday for millions.”

By now we all have probably seen the images of all the freighters waiting to be unloaded in the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, California. It has been reported that more than 70 ships along the West Coast have been waiting for three months in a 40-mile line to dock and unload. And the result has been empty shelves in our supermarkets and big box stores.

(1) comment

Rottweiler

Another nice letter...still laughing how the trolls found your last letter political. All the best to you

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.