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Drop the fucking mic, mayor of Palo Alto

    I saw the mayor of Palo Alto speak today. Not really, I got there too late to see the podium. I could barely hear the speakers. There were 10,000 people at Hamilton and Ramona, 250 Hamilton. I taped … Continue reading

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Those ‘persky’ bullets

This is a weird story I should probably skip it but I already told it on the record to a reporter from the post to tape-record it At an exit interview after voting last week I was anti-recall following the … Continue reading

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Expectations low for saving capitalism

I’m roughly two-thirds through my first crack at Robert Reich “Saving Capitalism: For the many not the few”, an endeavor inspired by seeing the former Clinton cabinet member lecture two weeks ago in nearby Campbell, Calif.   I got there … Continue reading

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Social Justice in Palo Alto & Mountain View

“Evil man make me kill you, baby; evil man make you kill me, baby” Jimi Hendrix, “Machine Gun” 1970 Ladoris Cordell highlights a panel discussion Wednesday evening in nearby Mountain View, along with state senator Joe Simitian and four or … Continue reading

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