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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 | 938 Views

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The Dunwells performing on Friday

British pop/rock group, The Dunwells, will appear at 8 p.m., Friday, March 30, at the Firehouse Arts Center, 4444 Railroad...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Mar 27, 2012 at 10:54 am | 1 comment | 938 Views

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Vacations and minimum wages are ruining America

If you're an American, it's likely been a while since your last paid vacation and your next one is probably a ways away....

Original post made by Genius on Mar. 13, 2013
Last comment by Genius, on Mar 19, 2013 at 11:55 pm | 11 comments | 938 Views

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Rich Get Richer and the Poor Get Poorer: Depressed Minimum Wages Testifies to the Success of Capitalist Markets

The federal minimum wage of $7.25 is worth $2 less today than it was in 1968 when adjusted for inflation. That's one...

Original post made by Justice Tracker on Jun. 18, 2013
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Jun 19, 2013 at 6:48 pm | 4 comments | 938 Views

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Walkers exploring downtown Pleasanton tomorrow with guide

The weekly Pleasanton World Walk to Wellness outing Saturday, Aug. 17, begins in front of the Museum on Main, 603 Main St.,...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2013
Last comment by wondering, on Aug 16, 2013 at 9:51 am | 1 comment | 938 Views

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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 | 937 Views

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Private SECURITY contracts for Afghanistan, Blackwater II, perhaps?

"U.S. military authorities in Afghanistan may hire a private contractor to provide around-the-clock security at dozens of...

Original post made by John on Jul. 26, 2009
There are no comments yet. 937 Views

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Thoughts About BART Workers Striking

What do you think BART workers striking during this down economy? Is the timing right, with high unemployment, to fire them...

Original post made by Robert on Aug. 14, 2009
Last comment by Me Too, on Aug 18, 2009 at 12:01 am | 9 comments | 937 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. 937 Views

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Primary Care Doctor says he saves the system big bucks but gets only small payments :

This is a GOOD article about Primary care doctors and why they are fed up. Also note an element of “RATIONING” of health...

Original post made by Doc on Aug. 25, 2009
Last comment by Lee, on Aug 26, 2009 at 10:53 am | 1 comment | 937 Views

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Unveiling tonight for colorful bus shelter near public library

The newly colorful bus shelter on Old Bernal Avenue near the library is scheduled for unveiling this evening after Foothill...

Original post made on May. 19, 2010
Last comment by Lisa, on May 20, 2010 at 7:55 pm | 3 comments | 937 Views

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Ground Zero Mosque Opponents Have a Lot of Work to Do (with link)

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/bob-cesca/ground-zero-mosque-oppone_b_685164.html By Bob Cesca If we take Sarah Palin,...

Original post made by Stern on Aug. 17, 2010
There are no comments yet. 937 Views

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Has Anyone Seen McNerney Campaigning in Pleasanton?

If so, what is he campaigning on? His leftist voting record? Massive Taxes? Obamacare? Cap and Trade? Increased...

Original post made by Margaret on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by Margaret, on Oct 15, 2010 at 3:23 pm | 4 comments | 937 Views

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Movie theaters

Wasn't the Dublin regal theater the one that bought out our (Pleasanton) theater then closed it down thus gaining a pretty...

Original post made by Mal on Aug. 26, 2011
Last comment by TV?, on Aug 28, 2011 at 11:14 am | 2 comments | 937 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 | 937 Views

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America's Cup panel investigating Oracle for illegal boat modifications

Oracle Team USA, the defending America's Cup champion, is being investigated by the regatta's International Jury for alleged...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2013
Last comment by yourEditor, on Aug 12, 2013 at 5:19 pm | 1 comment | 937 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 | 936 Views

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Celebrate with us "The Small Canvas" @ the Berry Patch

Saturday night Sept 5, 5-9 we will celebrate the Arts, so join us and toast with Local Artists while tasting some specialty...

Original post made by Claudette McDermott on Sep. 3, 2009
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Blue Angels fly in, ready for weekend's Fleet Week show

The U.S. Navy's Blue Angels arrived in San Francisco Tuesday morning and the team's commander joined Mayor Gavin Newsom to...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2009
Last comment by Howard Adams Neely, on Oct 7, 2009 at 10:58 am | 2 comments | 936 Views

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Stop the Madness - HCR Backlash

As an American, I'm outraged at these tactics. Let's see some real leadership from the Republicans - a public statement...

Original post made by Pleasanton Mom for Truth on Mar. 24, 2010
Last comment by jimf01, on Mar 29, 2010 at 12:36 pm | 21 comments | 936 Views
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Hayward NAACP officials threaten blog posters
By Tim Hunt | 21 comments | 1,680 views

Not so speedy trial
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Duck!
By Tom Cushing | 1 comment | 152 views