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Plastic Bag Law

San Jose passed one of those plastic bag bans, effective 1/1/2012. Well, there is an ethnic market I often patronize...

Original post made by Outside Observer on Jan. 12, 2012
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Achieving Desired Political Outcomes

As I follow this year's primary electoral shenanigans, I'm incensed by the CA political establishment thwarting of citizens'...

Original post made by adamsdottir on Jan. 22, 2012
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Contract on Corporate America

W. David Kubiak has been challenging corporate America for decades. He has deduced that corporations are super-organisms...

Original post made by Carol Brouillet on Feb. 1, 2012
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Harbaugh named AP Coach of the Year

Tonight Jim Harbaugh was named AP Sportswriter Coach of the Year. Out of fifty first place votes, he got forty-five. Congratulations,...

Original post made by Bob on Feb. 4, 2012
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This Call May Be Recorded...

So... I understand that in California, it's illegal to record a phone call without someone's knowledge. When I call my...

Original post made by citizen consumer on Feb. 11, 2012
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Three East Palo Altans arrested with stolen items

Two men and a boy from East Palo Alto were arrested Thursday after a vehicle search turned up stolen items, including two...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2012
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Monte Dolacks Lithographic Print - 1984 - NEW VARSITY - Theatre.Restaurant.Bar Palo Alto California

would like information about this litho print as titled in the headline - it is unique - depicts Hmphrey Bogart himself and...

Original post made by energybobalu on Mar. 5, 2012
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Menlo Park precious metals dealer Robert Mish interviewed

Mish International (located in Menlo Park) owner Robert Mish was recently interviewed for his thoughts on the physical gold...

Original post made by Chris Zaharias on Mar. 9, 2012
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Real fraud

In the article "Bank of America: Too Crooked to Fail," Rolling Stone reporter Matt Taibbi chronicles the remarkable history...

Original post made by Ted Rudow III, MA on Mar. 28, 2012
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HSR misunderstanding

The primary reason for objecting to the original 4 track HSR was the taking of properties it necessitated. Not mentioned...

Original post made by Walter_E_Wallis on Apr. 11, 2012
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Please Don't bulldoze the voters in order to bulldoze our baylands.

Open Letter To the City Council, Redwood City As a resident of Palo Alto, I will be directly impacted by any development...

Original post made by Alice Schaffer Smith on Apr. 20, 2012
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Contrast and Compare - Gun use

"According to Germany's Der Spiegel, German police shot only 85 bullets in all of 2011, a stark reminder that not every country...

Original post made by Matt on May. 12, 2012
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Menlo Park commission OKs Facebook plan

The impact reports for the proposed Facebook campus expansion, along with the associated developer agreement, got the thumbs...

Original post made on May. 12, 2012
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Bottom half

Bottom half Peter Edelman, member of President Bill Clinton’s administration, until he resigned in protest after...

Original post made by Ted Rudow III, MA on May. 25, 2012
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2012 Walk to Cure Psoriasis in SF June 23rd

The 2012 Walk to Cure Psoriasis will be held on Sat June 23rd in San Francisco, starting 9am at Justin Herman Plaza. Ana...

Original post made by Ivan Hom on Jun. 14, 2012
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RNC fails to light the fire for conservatives

Think of past conventions and recent political tidal waves or sea changes: - Sarah Palin igniting the crowd in 2008 ...

Original post made by Steve Mills on Aug. 30, 2012
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Condi Rice's speech at the RNC

What did you all think of Palo Alto resident Condi Rice's speech at the RNC? I thought she gave the best speech of anyone...

Original post made by condi on Aug. 30, 2012
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CHP Officer critically wounded

A CHP Officer was critically wounded this morning after being shot by a suspect on 680, about 40 miles from PA. Another CHP...

Original post made by Terrible news on Sep. 4, 2012
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Making the PAFD Alumni Association Proud

Look what PAFD's old Deputy Fire Chief is up to. Looks like he retired from Palo Alto so he can collect his pension, and...

Original post made by Jim H. on Sep. 10, 2012
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Menlo Park bank robbery tied to arson

The smoking wreck of a Honda Accord set on fire led Menlo Park police back to the scene of a bank robbery as they pieced...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2012
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