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The great Political and Racial Divide of 2009

The great Political and Racial Divide of 2009 is SO evident as Blacks and whites, Democrats and republicans, Liberals and...

Original post made by Ron on Jul. 24, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 24, 2009 at 7:52 pm | 6 comments | 869 Views

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Letter: 3 reasons for 'no' on D

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6897 posted Friday, April 16, 2010,...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2010
Last comment by Patriot, on Apr 17, 2010 at 9:43 pm | 10 comments | 869 Views

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Prop. 8 trial judge to leave post Dec. 31 to retire

Chief U.S. District Judge Vaughn Walker of San Francisco, who struck down California's Proposition 8, announced Wednesday...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 5, 2010 at 2:03 pm | 3 comments | 869 Views

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Graph for the Day

"I cannot guarantee that those [Social Security] checks go out on August 3rd if we haven't resolved this issue. Because there...

Original post made by Becky on Jul. 14, 2011
There are no comments yet. 869 Views

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Zuckerberg donates $500 million to foundation that supports Pleasanton Weekly Holiday Fund

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced Tuesday that he is giving nearly $500 million in Facebook stock to the Silicon Valley...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2012
Last comment by Jill, on Dec 19, 2012 at 3:34 pm | 2 comments | 869 Views

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More IRS Harrassment

After a year of denials, the IRS finally fesses up that they were harassing members of the Tea Party with targeted audits....

Original post made by Tuned Out on May. 10, 2013
Last comment by Anders, on May 16, 2013 at 9:02 am | 9 comments | 869 Views

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Right Wing Mentality Dangerous

Here is the Right Wing mentality in a response to a post on the Weekly! And you say the Radical Right is not dangerous? “That's...

Original post made by No Violence on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by Pietra, on Aug 11, 2009 at 9:57 am | 7 comments | 868 Views

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Author: "Obama/McNerney Stimulus Made Economic Crisis Worse"

Obama and his Administration, including Jerry McNerney, weakened the country’s economy by seeking to foster growth instead...

Original post made by StopMcNerney on Sep. 25, 2010
Last comment by Patriot, on Sep 25, 2010 at 12:54 pm | 1 comment | 868 Views

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What "Obama- and McNerneyCare" has done to us in a mere 6 months

Since Obama and McNerney, et. al. RAMMED Obamacare down our throats a mere 6 months ago, let's see what its done TO us. (BTW:...

Original post made by m on Sep. 28, 2010
Last comment by SpineLess, on Sep 29, 2010 at 2:00 pm | 5 comments | 868 Views

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Whitman and Fiorina can turn out the lights

This just about does it for these two Republican candidates in California: Three new polls on Wednesday show gubernatorial...

Original post made by Chet on Oct. 27, 2010
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Oakland mayor names Jordan police chief, hires new fire chief

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan Wednesday announced that interim police Chief Howard Jordan will head the Police Department on a...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2012
Last comment by steve, on Feb 3, 2012 at 9:01 am | 3 comments | 868 Views

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Detroit bankruptcy approved; IL passes pension reform

Odd that both these occurred on the same day. The federal bankruptcy judge ruled that Detroit's bankruptcy can proceed....

Original post made by Joe on Dec. 3, 2013
Last comment by Bill Lambeer, on Dec 4, 2013 at 11:33 pm | 6 comments | 868 Views

SPORTS

Registration underway for Pleasanton's teen leadership program

Registration is now underway for Pleasanton-sponsored leadership training program for students who will be in high school...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 10, 2014 at 9:16 am | 2 comments | 868 Views

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Change we can believe in

This article might explain in part why Obama's numbers continue to drop .http://www.rasmussenreports.com/public_content/political_commentary/commentary_by_tony_blankley/finally_chan...

Original post made by Pedro on Aug. 22, 2009
Last comment by Billy Carter, on Aug 24, 2009 at 2:58 pm | 5 comments | 867 Views

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Tri-Valley Democratic Club

Tri-Valley Democratic Club presents Web 2.0? "Citizen 2.0" Learn to use "social media" to build community and business. Adriehl...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2009
Last comment by Marc, on Oct 20, 2009 at 7:27 pm | 4 comments | 867 Views

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Barack Obama's Job Approval

Summary of all polls assembled by pollster.com --> http://www.pollster.com/polls/us/jobapproval-obama.php?xml=http://www.pollster.com/flashcharts/content/xml/Obama44JobApproval...

Original post made by jimf01 on Dec. 4, 2009
Last comment by LiveStrong, on Dec 4, 2009 at 8:51 pm | 3 comments | 867 Views

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Bill proposed to place social networking sites off limits to sex offenders

San Francisco District Attorney Kamala Harris ia backing new legislation that would make it illegal for registered sex offenders...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2010
Last comment by jimf01, on Mar 23, 2010 at 12:10 pm | 4 comments | 867 Views

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Gasland Documentary on HBO

If you want to get a glimpse into the future of America's self-reliant energy needs, then go watch Gasland on HBO. It shows...

Original post made by Phew on Jul. 6, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 6, 2010 at 9:35 pm | 7 comments | 867 Views

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Drill Baby Drill

Palin to make high-profile visit to Iowa - Yahoo! NewsSep 17, 2010 ... Reuters – Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin greets...

Original post made by Alan on Sep. 17, 2010
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The Making of a New York Exhibit

Hey there ~ Just thought some might be interested in what it takes to create an exhibit that's at the other end of the United...

Original post made by claudette mcdermott on Feb. 23, 2011
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Circumstances without Pomp
By Roz Rogoff | 3 comments | 1,007 views

‘Much Ado’ or is it Adios for ObamaCare?
By Tom Cushing | 12 comments | 427 views