Monthly Archives: September 2017

Cracking Up

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Getting Your House In Order

For the last several decades, I’ve watched as local and state politicians (and to be fair, their NIMBY constituents) piled on with more and more demands on the housing industry. Now that it has become a crisis, they fumble their … Continue reading

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That’s Gotta Hurt!

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Real Icestate

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In the past month I have been chastised repeatedly for using the term “alt-left” to describe a faction of the liberal/progressive ideology that (to me, anyway) is not in line with what I consider “mainstream” Democrats. They may not be … Continue reading

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Local Statuary In History

This statue welcomed visitors to Grass Valley at the intersection of Main and South Auburn in the early 20th Century. Can’t imagine why they took it down, although I suspect it didn’t have anything to do with the Civil War.

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Is There A Limit?

I am he as you are he as you are me and we are all together  -John Lennon

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We Are Not A Crook

With Dick Nixon (Bob Mora) at the Marching Presidents Award Banquet. A splendid time was had by all…

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Elected city councilperson forms posse to expose anonymous blogger. Promises to keep whistle blower’s identity anonymous. As someone else once said, “you can’t make this stuff up.”

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Get Your Ship Together

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