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Echo...Echo...Echo...Chamber

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Echo_chamber_(media) Regarding this condition arising in online communities, participants may...

Original post made by Look Familiar? on Oct. 20, 2009
Last comment by a reader, on Oct 21, 2009 at 12:25 pm | 2 comments | 986 Views

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Barney Frank: "We Are Trying On Every Front To Increase The Role Of Government in the Regulatory area"

We can count on Rep Barney Frank to be candid, on occasion, about the Democrats plans and strategy: http://www.realclearpolitics.com/video/2009/10/26/frank_we_are_trying_on_every_f...

Original post made by jimf01 on Oct. 27, 2009
Last comment by SteveP, on Oct 29, 2009 at 10:27 am | 6 comments | 986 Views

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Change to the Beer & Wine Garden

Thank you thank you THANK YOU to whoever decided to make the beer and wine garden a humans only area. It is easy enough...

Original post made by first wednesday lover on Aug. 5, 2010
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DOJ and ATF Botch Mexican Firearm Plot

It's hard to believe Dept of Justice and Bureau of Alcohol,Tobacco, and Firearms could be so inept and plot that never should...

Original post made by Shock and Shame on Sep. 5, 2011
Last comment by Porky, on Sep 7, 2011 at 5:08 pm | 12 comments | 986 Views

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Be a hero, donate blood

Jeff Meyer's business is blood, and he wants some of yours and mine. Meyers is the chief executive officer for the American...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2011
Last comment by Tim, on Oct 30, 2011 at 9:20 pm | 12 comments | 986 Views

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'Clutterless' support group meets Feb. 27, not tonight

Overwhelmed by clutter? Learn how to deal with it by attending this support group, which meets from 7-8:30 p.m. every Monday...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2012
Last comment by ClutterLess (CL) NOT Feb 20- Speaker mtg Feb 27, on Feb 17, 2012 at 1:13 pm | 1 comment | 986 Views

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Paragon Outlets

The most poorly designed shopping area for parking and pedistrians I have ever seen.They do not have enough entry and exit...

Original post made by hoops on Dec. 9, 2012
Last comment by hoops, on Dec 10, 2012 at 1:49 pm | 2 comments | 986 Views

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ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

The City of Pleasanton has announced a mandatory water rationing fine for the "ice bucket challenge." Anyone caught doing...

Original post made by Mrs. Bloom on Aug. 20, 2014
Last comment by Ksquare, on Aug 24, 2014 at 10:24 pm | 11 comments | 986 Views

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The Remaking of our Curbs - at what cost?

Will the PW please find out the cost of the major rework of sidewalks? For example, the extensive use of heavy machinery...

Original post made by Very Concerned on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by Tango, on Jul 21, 2009 at 1:24 pm | 1 comment | 985 Views

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Friday Funnies

Question - What is the difference between a liberal and a puppy? Answer - A puppy stops whining after it grows up. Question...

Original post made by Needed a GOOD laugh on Jul. 10, 2009
Last comment by Julie, on Jul 12, 2009 at 8:00 am | 7 comments | 985 Views

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Repeal "Labor Day"

Nothing sacred about Big Labor. Big Labor, thanks to former Gov. Jerry Brown, has bankrupted California. Big Labor...

Original post made by NoToBigLabor on Sep. 3, 2010
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Sep 8, 2010 at 12:42 pm | 3 comments | 985 Views

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McNerney Votes "YES" to Rig November Elections Thru Orwellian DISCLOSE ACT

Understand who McNerney is. He wants to RIG the November elections thru the DISCLOSE ACT. McNerney and the other Congressional...

Original post made by Jeff on Sep. 23, 2010
Last comment by jeff, on Sep 24, 2010 at 11:34 am | 10 comments | 985 Views

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Police action

On W. Las Positas over weekend. Anyone know what was going on? Heard my teenage son and friends talking about it....

Original post made by Frank on Aug. 20, 2012
Last comment by Frank, on Aug 20, 2012 at 11:43 pm | 2 comments | 985 Views

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Tri for Fun continues at Shadow Cliffs

Nearly 700 triathletes with a wide range of experience are set to participate Saturday (July 19) in the second of four triathlons...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2014
Last comment by Maria , on Aug 14, 2014 at 1:32 pm | 1 comment | 985 Views

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California legislature set to ban sales of plasma TV in state

Better get ready to vote out the loons before it is to late. California legislature is considering and will probably pass...

Original post made by poster boy on Oct. 20, 2009
Last comment by poster boy, on Oct 21, 2009 at 12:29 pm | 5 comments | 984 Views

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Former Tri-Valley physician, David Denmead, M.D., has passed

Dr. Denmead was an outstanding physician in this community for many years. I was sorry to hear of his passing. http://www.weertsfh.com/obituary.html?id=1786 ...

Original post made by M on Apr. 29, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 30, 2010 at 11:32 am | 1 comment | 984 Views

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The Danville Police Department provides Danville Express with a record of its calls each week.

Why can't the Pleasanton Police Dept. provide the Pleasanton Weekly (Express) with a record of calls each week?...

Original post made by nancy s. on Jun. 26, 2010
Last comment by Can do, on Jun 28, 2010 at 1:04 pm | 4 comments | 984 Views

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As vote count continues into Thanksgiving week, McNerney still leading Harmer by less than 1%

Votes in the protracted ballot count in the 11th Congressional District continued yesterday with only a slight increase in...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by Chet, on Nov 23, 2010 at 7:26 pm | 6 comments | 984 Views

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McNerney Votes AGAINST Creating Jobs and FOR Govt Interference...

No surprise here...but wanted you all to be very aware that your (mis-) representative and mine voted AGAINST the "Protecting...

Original post made by McNerneyAgainstJobs on Sep. 19, 2011
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Oak Grove appeal won't be heard until 2012

Pleasanton's city attorney and outside legal counsel acknowledged Monday night that they have agreed with a developer's legal...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2011
Last comment by Devon, on Oct 8, 2011 at 11:01 am | 2 comments | 984 Views
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