It was a heart pumping Thriller last night on H Street


It was a chila dilla on  H street last night .  With the central themes being  Power to the People and a Supercharged Mayor. Power to the people is a proposed ballot measures was authored by outgoing Councilwoman Sandy Sheedy.  It would allow the citizens of Sacramento  to decide if they want to lease publicContinue reading “It was a heart pumping Thriller last night on H Street”

Arizona and Chile: Concealing history in the classroom


Truth is being hidden from students, while racism against Mexican Americans is growing. Arizona’s laws have become increasingly discriminatory [EPA] Leeds, United Kingdom – When students attending Tucson schools returned to the classroom after Martin Luther King Day, they were in for a shock. They arrived to find out that their Mexican-American studies program had beenContinue reading “Arizona and Chile: Concealing history in the classroom”

“The Sheriff and the Soap Star” (Part two) “Protests, Ex-Girlfriends, Emails, and Video Tape”


The Sheriff and the Soap Star “The Best Soap Opera in San Francisco” (Part Two) “Protests, Ex-Girlfriends, Emails, and Video Tape“ On January 8, Ross Mirkarimi was sworn as the Sheriff of San Francisco County. Superior Court Judge Katherine Feinstein was to do the public honors, but bowed out amid Mirkarimi’s legal troubles.  January 13, Sheriff MirkarimiContinue reading ““The Sheriff and the Soap Star” (Part two) “Protests, Ex-Girlfriends, Emails, and Video Tape””

The Sheriff and the Soap Star ” The Best Soap Opera in San Francisco” (Part one)


2012 should have been Golden for Ross Mirkarimi.   He was elected sheriff of the County of San Francisco and in a few days he would be sworn in as the first new sheriff in decades.    On New years eve, his neighbor Ivory Madison  a   supporter and fund raiser for his  campaign called  the poilce illeging domestic abuse  afterContinue reading “The Sheriff and the Soap Star ” The Best Soap Opera in San Francisco” (Part one)”

Costa Concordia: Italian cruise disaster satire speaks to rapid pace of comedy about tragedy


Taiwan-based Next Media Animation made this animated video almost immediately after the Costa Concordia tragedy. ‘ Earlier this month, as divers searched for survivors inside a cruise ship that capsized in Italian waters, the tragedy was recreated in bizarre animation. Produced by Taiwan-based Next Media Animation, the clip did not rely on neutral graphics or satellite-based mapping or anyContinue reading “Costa Concordia: Italian cruise disaster satire speaks to rapid pace of comedy about tragedy”

Friday Mash Up 1/27/2012


Newt is about to have a  real Hissy Fit! The former speaker of the house wasn’t  happy with NBC’s Brian Williams’ silencing of the audience During Monday’s debate in Tampa. This morning, his campaign is accusing Mitt Romney‘s campaign of packing Thursday night’s audience, like some kind of Republican establishment Snickers™ bar.   Thing have become so heated betweenContinue reading “Friday Mash Up 1/27/2012”

One mans support of Obama Care


Obama Care is the one area where the Republican candidates for President agree,  Obama care will ruin everything American, it will weigh down the economy they say. Obama Care is the great unknown, its intent is to help millions of Americans who do not have health care.   If you have health care through your employer, you may viewContinue reading “One mans support of Obama Care”

What is behind door #3?- Bad,Bad Week for Mitt Romney-Excellent week for Politicos


Just a few days ago he was the man.  He would cruise into South Carolina giving him two wins in row, show over, by summer with would be him and old man Paul. Newt was done, the man has more baggage than most small airports.  The Republican hierarchy wasn’t  pleased with his Bain attacks onContinue reading “What is behind door #3?- Bad,Bad Week for Mitt Romney-Excellent week for Politicos”

You Betta Kiss Me!


Lets be clear, refusing to kiss Helen Staudinger of Fort McCoy Florida has its own set of consequences. According to the Marion County Sheriff Department, Ms Staudinger 92, went next door to speak with her neighbor Dwight Bettner 52, an argument ensued and Mr Bettner asked Ms Staudinger to leave.   She said she would not leave withoutContinue reading “You Betta Kiss Me!”

Stockton California——-Valley Superstar?


EVERY city and town has the potential for greatness.  Most towns begin on paper,  an outline of what their community will look like.  Through time, the plans are altered, often to make way for the new demands of the city. As the city grows, planning departments are added to manage that growth, these professionals adviseContinue reading “Stockton California——-Valley Superstar?”