Oakland Didn’t Have a Chance Keeping the Raiders and that’s a good thing!


On the East end of the San Francisco Oakland Bay Bridge is Oakland California, the home to over 400,000 citizens    It has long been in the shadow of its glitzy neighbor across the bay.   In the last few years the city has changed and it is rapidly becoming the place to be inContinue reading “Oakland Didn’t Have a Chance Keeping the Raiders and that’s a good thing!”

SUCKERS!!! Professional Sports Abandons Another City Leaving Taxpayers with Mega Debt!


St Louis Rams imagery is seen on windows at the Edward Jones Dome in St Louis, Missouri in a January 13, 2016 file photo. REUTERS/Tom Gannam/Files  Taxpayers Vs Professional Sports The Pitch: We need another venue, the eight year old building you built for us is outdated and we will need another one to beContinue reading “SUCKERS!!! Professional Sports Abandons Another City Leaving Taxpayers with Mega Debt!”

363 Days Before Halloween “Angelique Ashby Believes in the Great Pumpkin” Oakland Raiders and the 49ers-Too Much Nay Nay-


If you didn’t get enough candy last weekend, this is your week. Stores needing space for Thanksgiving and Christmas displays, will be marking candy down as much as 75% off.  I’m putting mine in a Weight Watcher Bag with a bag of soy chips on top. You have to admire Angelique Ashby’s innocence. (One wondersContinue reading “363 Days Before Halloween “Angelique Ashby Believes in the Great Pumpkin” Oakland Raiders and the 49ers-Too Much Nay Nay-“

SPORTS GONE WRONG: The Oakland Coliseum may be without professional sports team


By CityFella, Opened nearly 50 years ago, the Oakland Coliseum Complex has aged well.  It was built at a time when Professional sports were moving away from the central city and towards the suburbs, near the freeways.   Was the home of the San Francisco Warriors who relocated from the old Civic (now Bill Graham)Continue reading “SPORTS GONE WRONG: The Oakland Coliseum may be without professional sports team”

Professional Football Has a California Problem (Joe Mathews has a solution)


Three Teams Want to Come to L.A., but I’ve Got Better Ideas By: Joe Mathews/zocalopublicsquare.org/ Pro football has a “California problem.” So say some of the most powerful people in the sport. And as a new National Football League season kicks off this weekend, they are busily pursuing thoughtless solutions to the California problem thatContinue reading “Professional Football Has a California Problem (Joe Mathews has a solution)”