Apathy in Enid – Put Up or Shut Up.

This is in response to the comments made recently in the Enid paper about an article they did on the deplorable conditions of the local movie theater. People sure have a lot of negative things to say but then where are these people when it comes down to doing anything? We have to stop trying to sell Enid to the rest of the world and sell it to the people that actually live here. There is so little confidence and belief in this town by the general masses that it’s ridiculous. The apathy here is literally palpable. I get so fed up with the people that say “there’s nothing in Enid.” There is a TON of stuff in Enid. There are people that care about it other than “upscale schmucks.” I am guessing the same people that say these things are the same people that complain all the time yet refuse to get off their butts and do anything about it. I’m guessing they’re the same people that refuse to volunteer for all the events people put on but they come and then complain about not getting enough free food. An Olive Garden and a Target do not make a community. Could we use more things like that? Sure. But Enid is too apathetic to support anything. If you can’t support what we DO have why would you support...

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