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Palins 39% approval rating-Going DOWN!

"Thirty-nine percent of people questioned in a CNN/Opinion Research Corporation survey released Wednesday have a favorable...

Original post made by Darrin on Aug. 12, 2009
Last comment by Parent of Two, on Aug 13, 2009 at 3:44 pm | 6 comments | 972 Views

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(Reposting with corrected link) What EVERY US citizen should know about the Cash for Clunkers and Obamacare Progs...

Most US citizens DO NOT KNOW what else they are signing up for when they turn in their Clunker. Thiis is VERY SCARY! Watch...

Original post made by Paul on Aug. 13, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 14, 2009 at 7:22 pm | 11 comments | 972 Views

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Cutting through the illusion - The Grand Chessboard

SOTT Focus Cutting through the illusion - The Grand Chessboard Simon Davies SOTT.net Mon, 23 Feb 2009 13:14 UTC The...

Original post made by mark on Aug. 21, 2009
There are no comments yet. 972 Views

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FIDEL WEIGHS IN ON NOBEL PEACE PRIZE

"Former Cuban leader Fidel Castro lauded the awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize to U.S. President Barack Obama, saying on...

Original post made by little m on Oct. 10, 2009
Last comment by Stay Cool, on Oct 10, 2009 at 9:54 am | 1 comment | 972 Views

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BART to offer free tickets to military on leave from Iraq, Afghanistan

Beginning in 2010, BART will offer free $50 tickets to active duty military personnel who are in the Bay Area on leave from...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 30, 2009 at 6:24 pm | 6 comments | 972 Views

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March for better California schools en route to Livingston today

A diverse group of Californians, marching from Bakersfield to Sacramento on a 365‐mile trek to rally public support...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2010
Last comment by Big Mike, on Apr 3, 2010 at 11:54 pm | 4 comments | 972 Views

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Buy books online to support Friends of the Library

Did you know you can buy books from the Friends of the Library at Amazon.com? The Friends have a year-round magazine and...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2010
Last comment by Irene Inman, on Jun 14, 2010 at 8:39 am | 1 comment | 972 Views

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Mayors on U.S. Water Council to meet here in October

Mayors from around the country will converge on Pleasanton in mid-October for a meeting of the Mayors Water Council to discuss...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2010
Last comment by Mayor of what?, on Aug 3, 2010 at 10:27 pm | 6 comments | 972 Views

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Explain this dublinmike

We all know that you always support the "politically correct official storyline". So explain what happened to the defused...

Original post made by mark on Aug. 2, 2010
Last comment by mark, on Aug 9, 2010 at 6:21 pm | 12 comments | 972 Views

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Would anyone like a debate between McNerney and Harmer?

I personally would love to witness a debate between McNerney and Harmer, as I believe such a debate would be declared a "no...

Original post made by Marsha on Aug. 6, 2010
Last comment by debate4you, on Sep 9, 2010 at 3:58 pm | 11 comments | 972 Views

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Things liberals might like, if not for the fact Sarah Palin said them

There is no question that Sarah Palin's message resonates with Tea Party types. Somewhat surprising then, that a NY Times...

Original post made by jimf01 on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 9, 2011 at 3:19 pm | 5 comments | 972 Views

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A Solution to tax reform,the debt,jobs and healthcare

If we could take the entire congress and all 50 state legislatures and create the following scenario.You have 60 days to...

Original post made by If Only on Nov. 13, 2011
Last comment by if only, on Nov 14, 2011 at 10:59 am | 4 comments | 972 Views

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Pleasanton featured in LA Times Travel section

Our great Downtown got a lovely photo essay and article about being a destination for a weekend getaway: http://www.latimes.com/travel/la-tr-pleasanton-escape-20130414-photos,0,5...

Original post made by Ptown Proud on Apr. 23, 2013
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The question that all of should be concerned about!

The question that all of should be concerned about! After spending various amounts of time, commenting on different postings...

Original post made by Daveg on Jul. 1, 2013
Last comment by Mary, on Jul 2, 2013 at 8:55 am | 3 comments | 972 Views

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BART agrees to add Pleasanton in its Livermore expansion planning

In a welcome turnaround, BART officials this week agreed to include Pleasanton city representatives in planning an extension...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2009
Last comment by Chuck Swanepoel, on Dec 3, 2009 at 4:53 pm | 8 comments | 971 Views

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Earthquake, who felt it?

You feel that earthquake today? An earthquake occurred at 10:09:35 AM (PST) on Thursday, January 7, 2010. The magnitude...

Original post made by tyu on Jan. 7, 2010
Last comment by judy, on Jan 7, 2010 at 8:37 pm | 3 comments | 971 Views

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Dark Energy and the Runaway Universe

Dr. Alex Filippenko, one of the world's most highly cited astronomers, will present Dark Energy and the Runaway Universe...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2010
Last comment by Starry Night, on Jan 28, 2010 at 11:50 am | 1 comment | 971 Views

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Teenagers shine at Youth & Government Day

When my 14-year-old grandson Jordan Nally asked me to join him on a YMCA trip to Sacramento, I envisioned rafting down the...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2010
Last comment by Michelle, on Mar 19, 2010 at 7:26 pm | 4 comments | 971 Views

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Editorial

With school district and city budget shortfalls in the millions of dollars all around, we found it interesting that Palo...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Mar 12, 2010 at 5:01 pm | 3 comments | 971 Views

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Supporters of same-sex marriage ordered to turn over campaign documents to Prop. 8 sponsors

The federal judge presiding over a San Francisco trial on Proposition 8 ordered Monday that two groups supporting same-sex...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2010
Last comment by Disgusted, on Mar 23, 2010 at 11:55 am | 6 comments | 971 Views
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Baker bill targets BART strikes
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The House of Representatives performs history’s first repeat hara-kiri
By Tom Cushing | 11 comments | 1,400 views

Net Neutrality?
By Roz Rogoff | 3 comments | 797 views

Net Neutrality a win or loss for open Internet and First Amendment?
By Gina Channell-Allen | 2 comments | 679 views