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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

THE INEVITABLE PHASE OF FEAR BEFORE RECOVERY

Warren Buffet was recently on TV giving his opinions on the state of union. He started by saying that we are in the middle...

Original post made by Michael on Jul. 29, 2009
Last comment by Michael, on Jul 29, 2009 at 8:37 am | 2 comments | 5839 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Unemployment now at 9.8% and expected to continue to climb

As our President is in Denmark trying use his speaking skills to bring the Olympics to his home town national unemployment...

Original post made by Michael on Oct. 2, 2009
Last comment by kids kids kids, on Oct 2, 2009 at 10:09 pm | 7 comments | 940 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Another dismal jobs outlook

Please review the below link. We need tax reductions to spur economic growth to create jobs. Not healthcare, cap and trade,...

Original post made by Michael on Oct. 3, 2009
Last comment by Jobs, on Oct 6, 2009 at 9:50 am | 9 comments | 1171 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama education czar is for having sex with little boys but against the boy scouts!!!

Kevin Jennings an Obama appointee is gay and a supporter of NAMBLA. Another classic appointment. Read below link. http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/opinion/blogs/beltway-co...

Original post made by Michael on Oct. 7, 2009
Last comment by Question, on Oct 8, 2009 at 6:31 pm | 7 comments | 933 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama the con man in Chief!

I wonder if Obamba a con man or just incompetent. But I know one thing for sure.............Stay Cool, Poster Boy, or Stacey...

Original post made by Michael on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by Stay Cool, on Oct 14, 2009 at 6:11 am | 22 comments | 1019 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Feinstein thinks not sending troops is putting our young men and women in jeopardy!

Looks like our weak in the knees President is now being pressured by members of his own party. Maybe he should get a poll...

Original post made by Michael on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Oct 13, 2009 at 1:47 am | 5 comments | 927 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Get ready for toll increases!

Well let's see folks. Revenues are down for bridge retrofits because people using the bridges for commuting is down, because...

Original post made by Michael on Oct. 14, 2009
Last comment by Peon Moonbeam, on Oct 15, 2009 at 1:41 pm | 15 comments | 1061 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police Action in Val Vista

What happened on Robin Ct. in Val Vista today at about 2-3pm. Rumor says it was a suicide. Does anybody know for sure....

Original post made by Michael on Oct. 24, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Oct 31, 2009 at 12:26 am | 16 comments | 1157 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Does anyone know...

Does anyone know what happened on Robin Court in the Val Vista area of Pleasanton this afternoon ? The rumor is that it was...

Original post made by Michael on Oct. 24, 2009
Last comment by AVHS Dad, on Dec 1, 2009 at 10:51 am | 11 comments | 1673 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Please let us know what you think of our Social Justice portrayal

Any feedback would be amazing! Thank you! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v-qikQriLtk...

Original post made by Michael on Nov. 2, 2010
Last comment by joanna, on Nov 17, 2010 at 6:23 pm | 1 comment | 3888 Views

AROUND TOWN

Brown-Out in Plesanton?

We live in the Fairlands neighborhood. My neighbor and I experienced what we believe was a PG&E brown-out. Did anyone...

Original post made by Michael on Jul. 27, 2011
Last comment by elec car ??, on Jul 27, 2011 at 2:52 pm | 1 comment | 1015 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

FLOOD INSURANCE PREMIUMS (FEMA)

For fourteen years I have purchased flood insurance for my property and home. I purchase the flood insurance for three reasons. 1....

Original post made by Michael Austin on Feb. 14, 2014
Last comment by Sam, on Feb 16, 2014 at 9:06 am | 1 comment | 987 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

INSTANT AMERICAN CITIZENSHIP WITH SOCIAL SECURITY CARD

How does that happen? Easy, just be born in America or Saipan, a United States territory. A recent news event on ABC NEWS,...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Feb. 17, 2014
There are no comments yet. 263 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

REPULSIVE CONVICTED SHOPLIFTER IS BACK

Mary Hayashi, of Hayward, convicted two years ago of shoplifting $2,450 worth of cloths from Neiman Marcus in San Francisco,...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Mar. 7, 2014
Last comment by Fisher, on Mar 10, 2014 at 1:14 pm | 5 comments | 4583 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

ALL ILLEGAL IMMIGRANTS RELEASED FROM JAIL TODAY

The Alameda County and Contra Costa County Sheriff's announced today they are releasing all illegal immigrants from their...

Original post made by Michael Austin on May. 21, 2014
Last comment by William Tell, on May 22, 2014 at 12:13 pm | 3 comments | 327 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

RAMIFICTIONS OF JURY DUTY

Every twelve months or so I get a juror summons. The last tree years or so I was excused using the juror hot line. This time...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Jun. 10, 2014
Last comment by mjarivers, on Jun 23, 2014 at 7:17 am | 26 comments | 1146 Views

AROUND TOWN

WHERE IS THE MISSION STATEMENT

The Pleasanton weekly, owned by a Palo Alto publishing company, apparently does not have a mission statement. I searched...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Jun. 21, 2014
Last comment by Formerly Dan from BC, on Jun 23, 2014 at 9:50 pm | 11 comments | 421 Views

AROUND TOWN

WHAT IS A TROLL?

A troll is human and reads blogs and blog commentary on the internet forum. The troll absorbs the material being read and...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Jun. 26, 2014
Last comment by Mchael Austin, on Aug 26, 2014 at 6:27 pm | 10 comments | 1043 Views

AROUND TOWN

PLEASANTON - DEVELOPMENT VERSES WATER

The city leaders are not going to back down from development, unless they are voted out of office. Development is what fattens...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Jun. 28, 2014
There are no comments yet. 141 Views

AROUND TOWN

PLEASANTON - DEVELOPMENT VERSES WATER

The city leaders are not going to back down from development or change what they have already approved. Zone 7 cannot provide...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Jun. 29, 2014
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Sep 3, 2014 at 5:44 pm | 3 comments | 642 Views
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A second half of life exceptionally well lived
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