Freaky Foul Freeloading Friday: Michael Douglas,RHONJ,The Big Wheel, FBI, No Arrest Arden Fair,


                             Hott in Sacramento Its gonna be hot in Sacramento. Not warm,  freekin hot ,anywhere from 103 to 108.   Every summer, even after  20 years,  I question the wisdom of my move to Sacramento, if I were in San Francisco, IContinue reading “Freaky Foul Freeloading Friday: Michael Douglas,RHONJ,The Big Wheel, FBI, No Arrest Arden Fair,”

Stockton’s Bad Rep


What does The City of Stockton and Lindsay Lohan have in common?   Anytime they’re in the press, its bad press.   For Stockton, that means someone was robbed, or murdered.  Good news is in short supply in this city of three hundred thousand.     Last Sunday my friends and I toured the city.Continue reading “Stockton’s Bad Rep”

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”

Build the Arena at Downtown Plaza*


We have long opposed  of the construction of an arena  in downtown Sacramento.  We have argued need, cost, and investment to the community.     This financially strapped city had spent more than a million dollars on studies related to the Arena. The Railyards Through the years there  have  many locations considered for a new Arena including Downtown Plaza.  However, city leadersContinue reading “Build the Arena at Downtown Plaza*”

Miscellaneous Ramblelings about Gym Towels and the American Penis


Although I have lost quite  a bit of weight I still have a long way to go.   So I am back at the gym.  Last year I joined a discount Gym in Natomas  8 miles away.   This price was good and the facilities  was well equipped  but there are no showers, which meant if IContinue reading “Miscellaneous Ramblelings about Gym Towels and the American Penis”

Random Stuff for Wed January 9th 2013: Do Not Laugh at old men, Fiat 500 Trendy?, Tennessee Dogs


Fiscal Cliff’s, Asteroids, Gun Control?….. Not Today! The Lady is upset.  Her Pressure is up!  It’s those dammed dogs. Don’t even think of walking your Chicken in the Plaza!        Fiat 500 Trendy? One of my favorite cars of late is the Dodge Charger, with the mileage of the  V6 I could live withContinue reading “Random Stuff for Wed January 9th 2013: Do Not Laugh at old men, Fiat 500 Trendy?, Tennessee Dogs”

MEGABUS Coming to Sacramento………Fares Starting at $1.00


UPDATE,  TICKETS ON SALE NOW! Megabus is coming to California, with the first Purple Double Decker buses rolling out of Sacramento Dec 12 from Old Sacramento (1020 Front Street ) to San Francisco and Sparks( Reno area) Nevada.   There will be 4 buses a day to San Francisco and 2 to Sparks. The parent companyContinue reading “MEGABUS Coming to Sacramento………Fares Starting at $1.00”

Chocolate Kamakazi


She always had it her way.  Her mother made major plans for her arrival into this world.  This time there would not be a sterile delivery room, this room was bright and airy.   On the TV, would be a video of waves crashing in the background, her mother made a cassette tape and there would be snacks.Continue reading “Chocolate Kamakazi”

The Toddler Terrorist


The first child,  cant grow up fast enough, walk fast enough, or talk fast enough and of course being the first born means he isn’t an ordinary child, these children are exceptional, and if your smart you you’ll agree with the parent! or there’s hell to pay! My son was bright and shy, some days he hadContinue reading “The Toddler Terrorist”

The Best Soap Opera in San Francisco: ” The Sheriff and the Soap Star” The Final Chapter Ross Mirkarimi is still Sheriff


t Time to close the book, turn off the lights on the Best Soap Opera in San Francisco “The Sheriff and the Soap Star“.  After a year of international coverage, with more twist and turns than Lombard Street we have reached the end, or have we? Last year former San Francisco Board of Supervisor Ross Mirkarimi wasContinue reading “The Best Soap Opera in San Francisco: ” The Sheriff and the Soap Star” The Final Chapter Ross Mirkarimi is still Sheriff”