A passing ignorance


A few days ago I overheard someone say they never come to Downtown Sacramento its too dangerous.  For someone who has lived in San Francisco and New York and frequently visit other large cities this is laughable. Not that I would, but you could eat of the streets downtown Sacramento.  This isn’t true of  SanContinue reading “A passing ignorance”

Sacramento: A city in Free Fall


A few years after incorporating in 1849, Sacramento became the State Capital.  In 1918 Mather Field Air Force Base opened outside of Sacramento..  In 1935 McClellan Air Force Base opened outside the city limits,finally the Sacramento Army Depot opened in 1940. At one point in the history of the city, one out of every three Sacramentians worked for the goverment.   TheContinue reading “Sacramento: A city in Free Fall”

Sir Vesa’s Mexican Grill ” When euphemism’s aren’t enough”


Your at dinner at someone’s home and your friend or partner whisper’s to you,how’s your food ? and they look at you and whisper back its okay? That euphemism(“okay”) meaning its terrible,awful, I think I’m gonna die! (perhaps that was a bit much) just bad.  You take your fork and scan  the plate for thatContinue reading “Sir Vesa’s Mexican Grill ” When euphemism’s aren’t enough””