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Free Markets vs. Crony Capitalism

Since the beginning of our current Recession, there has been much disparaging of our current capitalistic economic system....

Original post made by GX on Oct. 3, 2011
Last comment by Freeman, on Nov 9, 2011 at 4:20 pm | 13 comments | 2491 Views

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Two Political Parties For The Prices Of $1,188,644,055

Food for thought for all you Democrat and Republican fans out there. Both parties are being bought by Wall Steet: http://www.zerohedge.com/news/two-political-parties-prices-1188...

Original post made by GX on Oct. 10, 2011
Last comment by lazzboy, on Oct 12, 2011 at 11:02 pm | 6 comments | 1778 Views

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Bank and Fed Shenanigans

Make sure you read Hussman’s piece this morning (key section below). This should give you a better sense why the Fed is...

Original post made by GX on Oct. 24, 2011
Last comment by GX, on Oct 25, 2011 at 10:10 am | 6 comments | 1503 Views

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Question to Union Proponents

There has been much negative press regarding private equity firms this election cycle. They are despised and blamed for...

Original post made by GX on Sep. 26, 2012
Last comment by Bored, too, on Sep 27, 2012 at 8:24 pm | 31 comments | 4174 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Exploding Public Employee Entitlements

Did you know (all these are facts that can be confirmed with City Management): - An incremental $46M has been siphoned...

Original post made by GX on Nov. 5, 2010
Last comment by Not So Sure, on Nov 9, 2010 at 12:02 am | 5 comments | 1264 Views

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Facts regarding Pleasanton's entitlements issue

Did you know (all these are facts that can be confirmed with City Management): - An incremental $46M has been siphoned...

Original post made by GX on Nov. 8, 2010
Last comment by sknywench, on Nov 12, 2010 at 10:52 am | 33 comments | 2385 Views

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Update: Pleasanton Public Employee Pen Entitlement Issue

Did you know (all these are facts that can be confirmed with City Management): - Pleasanton’s public employee retirement...

Original post made by GX on Nov. 11, 2010
Last comment by GX, on Nov 13, 2010 at 12:26 pm | 8 comments | 1996 Views

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Zone 7 Out-of-Control Rate Increases

Given the recent complaints regarding the Zone 7 water rate increase, I contacted Zone 7 to gain a better understanding of...

Original post made by GX on Nov. 11, 2011
Last comment by GX, on Nov 11, 2011 at 2:20 pm | 3 comments | 1092 Views

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Gold's Gymm does not get permit

I find it very suspicious that Gold's Gym could not get the necessary permits to open its facility in Pleasanton, after it...

Original post made by Gym User on Jan. 31, 2011
Last comment by NoGymHere, on Apr 7, 2011 at 3:25 pm | 19 comments | 4220 Views

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Drinking in the Park

Lawns in the parks are Green and drinking in the park on friday night is ok. WHY,WHY,WHY????...

Original post made by HA on May. 30, 2014
Last comment by get some manners, on Jun 7, 2014 at 6:58 pm | 33 comments | 2456 Views

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Where's the Tea Party in Arizona?

Eugene Robinson of the Washington Post totally eviscerates the new Republican immigration crackdown in Arizona, and asks...

Original post made by Hal on Apr. 27, 2010
Last comment by letsgo, on Apr 29, 2010 at 9:34 pm | 3 comments | 1057 Views

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Stay classy Tea Party conservatives! Glenn Beck smears Obama's 11-year-old daughter (with audio)

See weblink for audio http://mediamatters.org/blog/201005280025 by Simon Maloy Glenn Beck, who repeatedly and angrily...

Original post made by hal on May. 28, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on May 28, 2010 at 10:17 pm | 9 comments | 1113 Views

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Why doesn't Dolores have a BLOG?

Dear Jeb, Neighborhoods from Walnut Creek to Sunol have been interested in more content authored by Dolores Fox Ciardelli....

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Jan. 30, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1507 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Attorney for Convicted Tri-Valley University CEO Susan Su Requests New Trial Due to "delusional thinking process"

In court papers filed this week, citing "impulsivity and poor decision-making," John Jordan has requested that Susan Su be...

Original post made by Hallucination patrol on Sep. 3, 2014
There are no comments yet. 1319 Views

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Misfired Hamas Rocket Kills 10 Children-

From http://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/debate/columnists/lynne-coates-why-hamas-are-winning-propaganda-war-in-gaza-1-6799176 Lynne...

Original post made by Hamas Tries to Blame Israel on Aug. 24, 2014
Last comment by Don't bother "Fool" with the facts, on Aug 31, 2014 at 9:21 am | 21 comments | 1018 Views

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Obama to take on the North Koreans

Today the Obama adminstration announced they will start confronting North Korea. First he complained about Iraq and then...

Original post made by Hanna on Jun. 12, 2009
Last comment by Pablo, on Jun 13, 2009 at 12:03 pm | 6 comments | 1578 Views

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Don't look for this on the mainstream news...

Netherlands Abandoning Multiculturalism! YES! They recogize that it is a failure and that it dramatically weakens the country....

Original post made by Hans on Jun. 25, 2011
Last comment by Hans, on Jun 26, 2011 at 7:49 am | 2 comments | 1317 Views

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Park or Airport Runway?

I applaud the City and Parks Department for finally installing new lighting at Hansen Park. It has been a dark and foreboding...

Original post made by Hansen Curious on Sep. 26, 2016
Last comment by mooseturd, on Sep 26, 2016 at 10:35 am | 1 comment | 78 Views

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Underground parking garage may be built in Downtown Pleasanton!

A new underground parking garage may be built in Downtown Pleasanton! The possible garage, consisting of 2 levels, would...

Original post made by Happy on Aug. 7, 2014
Last comment by Sadey , on Sep 17, 2014 at 4:22 pm | 26 comments | 1246 Views

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It's Official: Democrat Declaration of DEPENDENCE

The battle for independence is ongoing. On this 4th of July, millions of Americans have been reminded that the price of freedom...

Original post made by Happy 4th on Jul. 3, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on Jul 5, 2010 at 11:04 am | 7 comments | 1079 Views
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