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Birther Fail

The Birthers are crapping their cages over what they consider to be an authentic birth certificate from Kenya. Too bad it's...

Original post made by Orland on Aug. 3, 2009
Last comment by JK, on Aug 4, 2009 at 10:11 am | 1 comment | 1107 Views

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Cash for Clunkers boosts Ford's July sales 1.6 pct

DETROIT – Lured by the government's cash-for-clunkers campaign, car and truck buyers started to return to Ford Motor Co....

Original post made by ralph on Aug. 3, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 3, 2009 at 12:15 pm | 1 comment | 920 Views

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2.1 earthquake hits near Oakland

The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting that an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.1 struck in Alameda County near...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2009
Last comment by Mitch Thompson, on Aug 3, 2009 at 3:49 pm | 1 comment | 962 Views

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Woman motorist dies in accident on southbound I-680 in Milpitas

A woman died after a vehicle traveled off southbound Interstate Highway 680 and landed upside down on East Calaveras Boulevard...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by jimwhenry, on Aug 4, 2009 at 1:28 am | 1 comment | 1034 Views

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manipulating facts and figures in order to deceive the public

Ground Rules and Tips for Challenging the Right From Political Research Associates http://www.publiceye.org/ark/tips.html DO...

Original post made by Not RIGHT! on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Aug 4, 2009 at 10:11 am | 1 comment | 895 Views

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Medical Bills Cause Most Bankruptcies

Nearly two out of three bankruptcies stem from medical bills, and even people with health insurance face financial disaster...

Original post made by The Fixx on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Aug 4, 2009 at 10:53 am | 1 comment | 934 Views

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he'd like every American to have access to the same high-quality care that's available to government officials

“Cherlin said in a statement that Obama is pushing for healthcare reform because "he'd like every American to have access...

Original post made by Obama Care on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by Ted, on Aug 4, 2009 at 11:41 pm | 1 comment | 815 Views

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What to Civilly Ask Your Congressperson about Obamacare (Parts 5&6 of 7)

July 30, 2009 What To Ask Your Congressperson About Obamacare (Part 5 of 7) Lee Cary Here’s the 5th installment in a series...

Original post made by Concerned Pleasanton Resident on Aug. 5, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 5, 2009 at 11:37 am | 1 comment | 945 Views

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What To READ on health care Bill:

Please take the time to read the analysis of the heath Care Bill: http://www.speaker.gov/newsroom/legislation?id=0327 Scroll...

Original post made by Read The Analysis on Aug. 5, 2009
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Aug 5, 2009 at 4:24 pm | 1 comment | 934 Views

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Your Awesome Private Healthcare System

Newly unveiled court documents show that ghostwriters paid by a pharmaceutical company played a major role in producing 26...

Original post made by The Fixx on Aug. 5, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 6, 2009 at 4:24 pm | 1 comment | 946 Views

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John Stossel (ABC News) Videoclip: Will Obamacare Kill Medical Innovation?

An eye opener...(a short 6:23 min.) http://foundry.heritage.org/2009/08/05/will-obamacare-kill-medical-innovation/ ...

Original post made by Concerned on Aug. 5, 2009
Last comment by Me Too, on Aug 5, 2009 at 10:39 pm | 1 comment | 964 Views

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Conversations

Join TV30 host Robin Fahr for "Managing Your Money" and "PowerCranks." Guests Steve Wilcox of Summit Financial Group discusses...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2009
Last comment by Claudette McDermott, on Aug 6, 2009 at 11:32 am | 1 comment | 901 Views

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legal Issues For health System Leadership - Healthcare Reform: An Overview of Key Concepts

Healthcare Reform: An Overview of Key Concepts Beckers Hospital Review-Business and legal Issues For health System Leadership...

Original post made by Legal Review on Aug. 6, 2009
Last comment by Law Student, on Aug 7, 2009 at 8:36 am | 1 comment | 903 Views

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Thought experement part 2 "The Left"

It has come to my attention that I have been a bit harsh on “the right” as of late with my random thought experiments and...

Original post made by M on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by J, on Aug 7, 2009 at 11:12 am | 1 comment | 838 Views

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Gotcha!

Owners proudly paraded a plethora of pooches during the Aug. 6 First Wednesday, sponsored by the Pleasanton Downtown Association....

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by pooch parader, on Aug 7, 2009 at 8:36 am | 1 comment | 949 Views

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Jobless recovery?

Interesting article by a former Obama economic advisor. http://www.thenation.com/doc/20090713/hindery_gerard ...

Original post made by Einstein on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by John, on Aug 8, 2009 at 5:50 pm | 1 comment | 965 Views

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Editorial

What part of the $24-billion-and-growing state budget deficit and public agony over harsh cutbacks in services to the needy...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by What a laugh!, on Aug 9, 2009 at 9:41 am | 1 comment | 948 Views

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Do "Tweakers" really suck?

It used to be the slogan "Tweakers Suck" that was popular! Now the epidemic of Right Wing Conservatives "Tweaking" is what...

Original post made by Tweaker on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by Kami, on Aug 9, 2009 at 12:28 pm | 1 comment | 895 Views

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Obama confronts fears on health care

Obama confronts fears on health care The president warned Americans not to believe the "outlandish rumors." By JOSH GERSTEIN,...

Original post made by Obama on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by Obama, on Aug 9, 2009 at 10:24 am | 1 comment | 805 Views

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Answers for the Mortgage Crisis meltdown

The mortgage crisis meltdown is what started the collapse of the financial systems so the next time you go to cast your vote...

Original post made by Chris Mack on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by Too Funny, on Aug 10, 2009 at 10:44 pm | 1 comment | 985 Views
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‘Much Ado’ or is it Adios for ObamaCare?
By Tom Cushing | 41 comments | 1,281 views

What about the annual housing cap?
By Tim Hunt | 5 comments | 929 views

DSRSD's Kohnen Scholarship on Hold
By Roz Rogoff | 0 comments | 605 views

Be a sport: Send us your youth sports news, scores and photos
By Gina Channell-Allen | 0 comments | 173 views