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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Gore’s Dangerous Call for Environmental Civil Disobedience

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Original post made by Sharon on Oct. 18, 2008
Last comment by Sieg Heil Palin!, on Oct 19, 2008 at 10:40 pm | 11 comments | 1901 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

High-school social skills predict better earnings than test scores

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Original post made by Sharon on Oct. 19, 2008
Last comment by patty, on Oct 20, 2008 at 9:05 pm | 10 comments | 2207 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Court says customs agents may read letters

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Original post made by Sharon on Oct. 24, 2008
Last comment by Greg K, on Oct 24, 2008 at 6:33 pm | 2 comments | 1762 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

The head of France disparages an American presidential candidate.

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Original post made by Sharon on Oct. 29, 2008
Last comment by Gary, on Oct 30, 2008 at 11:01 am | 20 comments | 1878 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Australia to implement mandatory internet censorship

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Original post made by Sharon on Oct. 30, 2008
Last comment by sigh, on Oct 31, 2008 at 11:10 am | 2 comments | 1799 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Ralph Nader calls newly elected Barack Obama an Uncle Tom

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Original post made by Sharon on Nov. 5, 2008
Last comment by SkepticAl, on Nov 5, 2008 at 11:22 pm | 14 comments | 1750 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Protests in LA Go Beyond the Law

This Sunday we will have a protest in Palo Alto regarding the conduct of the the PAPD. Such protests can easily get out...

Original post made by Sharon on Nov. 6, 2008
Last comment by Legal immigrant, on Nov 9, 2008 at 6:56 am | 4 comments | 1756 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

U.S. Stocks Tumble in Market's Worst Two-Day Slump Since 1987

Wall Street delivers one great big Obamaraspberry. Bloomberg Newshttp://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601087&sid=atGTHlBhTncc&refer=worldwide Comment...

Original post made by Sharon on Nov. 7, 2008
Last comment by Perspective, on Nov 9, 2008 at 3:15 pm | 20 comments | 1907 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Cause of crash that killed three Stanford students remains mystery

Very tragic and still very mysterious http://www.mercurynews.com/valley/ci_10988765 The driver in a Highway 1 crash that...

Original post made by Sharon on Nov. 16, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2337 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Oil shock prediction: $25

This will be a huge boost to the economy in terms of cost but will derail most alternative energy initiatives for some...

Original post made by Sharon on Dec. 4, 2008
Last comment by Donald, on Dec 6, 2008 at 3:25 pm | 8 comments | 1830 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Ethnic achievement gap in education can't be eliminated, Palo Alto superintendent says

Finally some straight talk and less psychobabble from the PA school superintendent.http://www.mercurynews.com/ci_11613034?source=most_emailed It...

Original post made by Sharon on Feb. 3, 2009
Last comment by Me Too, on Feb 3, 2009 at 9:15 am | 1 comment | 1987 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Race Cowards? In Academia, Certainly

From todays Investment Business Daily---http://www.ibdeditorials.com/IBDArticles.aspx?id=320283863033633 "Attorney General...

Original post made by Sharon on Feb. 23, 2009
Last comment by samuel, on Feb 27, 2009 at 2:17 pm | 22 comments | 1717 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stocks drop as Obama speech and housing data weigh

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Stocks fell on Wednesday as investors found little new in a major speech by President Barack Obama...

Original post made by Sharon on Feb. 25, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Mar 1, 2009 at 8:09 am | 27 comments | 1693 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

The world's strangest laws

9. In Florida, unmarried women who parachute on Sundays can be jailed. 8. In Kentucky, it is illegal to carry a concealed...

Original post made by Sharon on Feb. 26, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Feb 26, 2009 at 12:45 pm | 1 comment | 1702 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Jewish Leaders Blast Clinton Over Israel Criticism

Zuckerman, Lawmakers, Local Jews Say Secretary Of State Not The Hillary Clinton They Used To Know "In a swift about face...

Original post made by Sharon on Feb. 26, 2009
Last comment by Sharon, on Mar 8, 2009 at 7:42 pm | 24 comments | 1877 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Being Overweight Just As Risky To Health As Being A Smoker

Obese adolescents have the same risk of premature death in adulthood as people who smoke more than 10 cigarettes a day, while...

Original post made by Sharon on Mar. 2, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1800 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Obama rebukes attorney general for describing America as 'nation of cowards' on race.

From NYT just in----http://www.nytimes.com/2009/03/08/us/politics/08race.html "President Obama has chided his attorney...

Original post made by Sharon on Mar. 7, 2009
Last comment by Holder has a point, on Mar 8, 2009 at 4:07 pm | 8 comments | 1752 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Time to end the failed War on Drugs?

A report by the Brookings Institution, and a separate study by Harvard economist Jeffrey Miron which was endorsed by 500...

Original post made by Sharon on Mar. 9, 2009
Last comment by Sharon, on Mar 17, 2009 at 9:51 am | 12 comments | 1681 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Obama proposes talks with " Moderate Extremists" among the Taliban

The very left wing Guardian castes doubt on the plan---- "The architect of Mr Obama's "smarter policy" is Richard Holbrooke,...

Original post made by Sharon on Mar. 9, 2009
Last comment by Paul, on Mar 11, 2009 at 5:41 pm | 11 comments | 1702 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

AIG and the Bail Out

Things are heating up all over the place 1/ Anger Over Firm Depletes Obama's Political Capital President Obama's...

Original post made by Sharon on Mar. 17, 2009
Last comment by Sun and Sand, on Mar 28, 2009 at 10:58 pm | 66 comments | 2238 Views
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