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Puma and PIcasso (revisited)

This is new to me: I am reprinting to top of the heap a previous post from 8 years ago, 2011, because I added a bit of content: Nes and Aaron of Premier Boutique in Palo Alto I have been … Continue reading

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No waffling on Brown Sugar Kitchen

Terry, Maggie and I did not mind waiting 90 minutes to be seated Saturday at West Oakland’s famous Brown Sugar Kitchen especially since a, owner and hubby of the chef Tanya Holland Phil Surkis schmoozed us a bit during the … Continue reading

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Clear story, obscured

I ran into our former mayor Sid Espinosa and shot this picture of him doing a video pr segment for Palo Alto Art Center Foundation. The mayor and I actually discussed via text messages whether this shot is appropriate for … Continue reading

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Clearer story about the mouse

In Palo Alto Clear Story is both the name of public art by Mildred Howard and a venture backed startup in data. Continue reading

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True professor and Lehrer

Great interview between Michael Krasny and Jonah Lehrer right now on KQED — I am racing them to the top of the hour to post this entry of “Plastic Alto”. I had seen the article in yesterday’s Times about his … Continue reading

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Plastissimo Alto: or, don’t walk away from the arts, Palo Alto

sid meet bethany. bethay meet sid, and sara and karen and jeanne and enrique and ms. rose if not the Roses per se Continue reading

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Marcus Shelby and Howard Wiley at Cafe Claude

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Puma and Picasso

indubitably proper attire helps, so says announcer Walt Clyde Frazier, so visit Aaron Biner and Nes at Premier Boutique in Palo Alto. Continue reading

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Multi media Mildred

bottles grew as the flowers did Continue reading

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