Town Square

Post a New Topic


Original post made on Jun 1, 2007

Wrong time to cut 88

Read the full story here Web Link

Comments (3)

Like this comment
Posted by Yoh Maw
a resident of Barron Park
on Jun 1, 2007 at 8:22 pm

Reference Black in Palo Alto. Two Blacks on ONE bike. Now every police officer in the world knows that is a temporary situation, that a bike theft will soon remedy. That is why those two black underage kids out late at night (after 11 pm)in wealthy Palo Alto were stopped. To prevent a crime. Thank you Palo Alto Police, and get real Frank.

Like this comment
Posted by Anonoums
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Jun 2, 2007 at 2:49 pm

The problem with rt 88 is that it is probably a bus 40'+ in length with a capacity of maybe 50 passengers, but except for the school students has only 1 to 3 people on it the rest of the day. It belches black diesel smoke and consumes hugh amounts of fuel and produces huge amounts of C0 2 and other toxic materials.

After all of the new housing is built, most will be years away, the reevaluate its value.

A bus runs down Middlefield which is only a few blocks away from Louis Rd. Walk to Louis Rd.

Like this comment
Posted by Mike
a resident of Downtown North
on Jun 12, 2007 at 12:55 am

Re: Black in Palo Alto

It's Friday night, about 11 pm, and I just saw a movie alone at the Aqaurius like the massive tool that I am. As I drive home I see an evil cop stop two people, clearly with the intent of harassing them based purely on the color of their skin.

I'm sure there's "some law" that says two people can't ride on the same bike. But then again I'm sure there's "some law" that makes running a red light, robbery, and murder a violation also in our society. Clearly the cops are absurd to be enforcing laws the legislature has enacted.

Having nothing better to do then poke my nose into other people's business, and wanting to feel I really made a difference before returning to my multi-million dollar mansion to spend the night, I decide to pull over.

Like a double "o" agent, I creep up on the cop, just close enough to hear laughter and the bantor of a friendly conversation. Clearly though the cop is using mind tricks, he can not possibly have good intentions.

"Have you ever been arrested?" "Do you have any weapons?" What obscene questions for a police officer to be asking someone. I am highly offended.

Don't miss out on the discussion!
Sign up to be notified of new comments on this topic.


Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: * Not sure?

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields

Palo Alto: Pastis owner to open second French restaurant
By Elena Kadvany | 3 comments | 2,288 views

Marriage Interview 9: Make a Date to Have Sex Once or Twice a Week and . . .
By Chandrama Anderson | 14 comments | 1,742 views

My College Mindset is Intrinsically Motivated
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 6 comments | 1,401 views

The Four E's--Pope Francis and the Middle Class
By Steve Levy | 5 comments | 1,372 views

The Remedy to Inadequate Citizen Input? More of the same
By Douglas Moran | 8 comments | 821 views