Kings Fans Hated Her


  “Freethinkers are those who are willing to use their minds without prejudice and without fearing to understand things that clash with their own customs, privileges, or beliefs. This state of mind is not common, but it is essential for right thinking…”   Leo Tolstoy In 2008, no one was surprised.  Building a new homeContinue reading “Kings Fans Hated Her”

Sac Kings/NBA Punishment Fail after Gay Slur


NBA Reffree Bill Kennedy far Right, Rajon Rondo ( white sweat band) On Dec 3rd In a game between the Sacramento Kings and the Boston Celtics in Mexico City.   NBA referee Bill Kennedy  ejected Rajon Rondo from the game due to consecutive technical fouls. Being ejected from a intense game is frustrating. However itsContinue reading “Sac Kings/NBA Punishment Fail after Gay Slur”

Get Kevin Johnson


October 20th was to be a special day for Sacramento’s Mayor Kevin Johnson. A day so special his office requested the council meeting be moved to accommodate ESPN’s premiere of the documentary “Down in the Family”   A film about Sacramento fight against Seattle to retain the Sacramento Kings Franchise. ESPN reportedly pulled the documentaryContinue reading “Get Kevin Johnson”

GOP Presidential Candidate Scott Walker chooses Professional Basketball over Public Education


By CityFella Build us a new modern arena by 2017 or we will leave town.  Sacramentians are familiar with this sentence from the National Basketball Associations playbook and by golly, next fall Sacramento will open the ultramodern Golden One Center Downtown, the newest NBA Arena( I mean Entertainment Complex) in the nation.   Until theContinue reading “GOP Presidential Candidate Scott Walker chooses Professional Basketball over Public Education”

For The Love of Sports …… Sacramento is just another city that sells its soul for a Sports Franchise


  Americans are passionate about sports.  In some small towns the most valuable building in the community is the local high school stadium. This is NOT a National Football League stadium.  Its is the Allen High School football stadium, home of the Allen Eagles.   It can hold 18,000 people or more than a fifthContinue reading “For The Love of Sports …… Sacramento is just another city that sells its soul for a Sports Franchise”

Throwback Thursday (2009) : “OVERRIDE” The Scandal That Rocked Sacramento City Hall


With the unauthorized push of button citizens of Sacramento faced high insurance costs. An angry Mayor Kevin Johnson wanted the power to fire the City Attorney and those who went against him!.  (Published,October 23, 2009) Over ride: to ride over or across (Trample) to ride (as a horse) too much or to hard. a: toContinue reading “Throwback Thursday (2009) : “OVERRIDE” The Scandal That Rocked Sacramento City Hall”

Pro Arena Group Seeing dead People, Shady Doings and Basketball just another week in Sacramento


Josh Wood at the podium with members of  Crown Downtown By CityFella The heat is on.  As the final petitions are being counted.  Pro Arena supporters are in high alert with the Mayors office and the city’s largest newspapers leading the charge. The high or low point was a pro arena press conference held  lastContinue reading “Pro Arena Group Seeing dead People, Shady Doings and Basketball just another week in Sacramento”

City of Sacramento rebating Sac Kings owners for overpriced Kings?


By CityFella Last year the Sacramento Kings was sold to Vivek Ranadive’s Group for more than 500 million dollars..   This transaction was the highest in NBA history. There are allegations the City of Sacramento  intended  to rebate the owners in a form of undervalued land  included in $258 million subsidy to build a new arenaContinue reading “City of Sacramento rebating Sac Kings owners for overpriced Kings?”

Someone told a Joke and the Sacramento Bee placed the Joke on the Front Page


Sacramento Bee posted a joke on the front page of today’s paper. The Joke A downtown Sacramento arena would not cause substantial traffic jams on game nights, thanks to the strength of the city core’s street and freeway system and the likelihood that 10 to 15 percent of patrons will walk or take transit toContinue reading “Someone told a Joke and the Sacramento Bee placed the Joke on the Front Page”