Missing in Action

lwv-lamalfa-gaines014This is not an endorsement of the Democratic challengers in their respective contests. I believe when you represent the people of your district, you have an obligation to come forward and defend your record in election years, regardless of party. These two take it for granted they will be reelected without having to face the public. They should watch out. Their edge in registration ain’t what it used to be.

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Apoclownypse Now


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Season Of The Skunk


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Ballad of a Thin Man

Congratulations to Bobby D. for his much deserved Nobel Prize.

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Hail Mary Shelley


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Tinder Mercies


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Put It On My Bill


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The Meal Ticket


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Who Can afford Democracy?

Elections are too expensive718

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Can You Hear Me Now?

cell-phone-zone732At the last Nevada City Planning Commission meeting, it was pointed out (once again) that the proposed Verizon tower on Friar Tuck’s could not be rejected for reasons of health. That didn’t prevent numerous citizens from complaining about the potential dangers of brain-eating electromagnetic rays. One citizen even predicted that someday in the future, cell phone users would be corralled like smokers to limit the range of invisible death rays. (The PC did reject the tower, but on architectural grounds, citing the historical district ordinance.)

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