Category Archives: Plato’s Republic

pertaining to government, the public sector, governance, democracy, politics, issues pertaining to such, like “freedom of speech” concepts

I’ve got a two for one coupon ad running in the Palo Alto weekly for the John Santos show tonight

Which sort of defeats the purpose of advertising in the Palo Alto weekly if plastic alto is driving traffic there And1

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Kashmir autonomy, 2019 VS Ladakh, 1990s, Helena Norberg Hodge

This morning a woman in beautiful but to me foreign “traditional” clothing explained her cause as we walked from Coupa Cafe to Anna Eshoo’s office. In case, like me, you flipped thru The New York Times too quickly in the … Continue reading

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Marlon Brando as conguero in ‘The Wild One’, Johnny VS John Santos, appearing in Palo Alto Friday

What have we got? How about conga master and guru John Santos and his Sextet Friday at The Mitch, baby? Con-guru? Yeah, man, get your tickets on-line for a Jackson at Eventbrite or just roll on in at 7:30 for … Continue reading

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Palantir deploys ‘smart squirrels’ to spy on neighbors in Downtown North

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Spooks take center stage at former downtown art studio

I chuckled and thought of the long time dissent leader Tom Jordan who when I ran for city Council told me that like in the towel of poo I should find a parade and jump in front of it. I … Continue reading

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Earthwise Welcomes Molly Tuttle, to The Mitch, Monday, September 30

Molly Tuttle performs a rare hometown concert at Mitchell Park Community Center, Monday, September 30. Tickets are $20 in advance at EventBrite. edit to add: this is selling very briskly. Thanks to Karla Kane of the Palo Alto Weekly for … Continue reading

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Earthwise welcomes September 13 John Santos 6

b/w This is just to say I have eaten the plums that were in the refrigerator that you were probably saving for breakfast, so sweet and so cold forgive me

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