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Drakes Bay Oyster Company To Host Rally And Press Conference To Save Their Farm

Drakes Bay Oyster Company is fighting against the Interior Department and the National Park Service to remain open and continue serving their community. To that end, Kevin and Nancy Lunny, Owners of Drakes Bay Oyster Company, with Pat Thurston, radio personality, are holding an event to at Waterfront Restaurant and Cafe, 7 Pier, San Francisco, […]

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Anna Chapman Wants To Marry Edward Snowden; Glenn Greenwald Attitude Forms Enemies

Anna Chapman used Twitter to say she wants to marry Edward Snowden, the NSA whistleblower. But really, who cares that Anna Chapman, the alleged Russian spy who was living in America before being outed three years ago, wants to have a hookup or marriage with Edward Snowden? If anything, such an association should be unwanted […]

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Hawthorne Police Create Cainine Oscar Grant After Cops Shoots Dog Video

The Hawthorne Police, or more specifically the three officers who were involved in the shooting of Leon Rosby’s beloved Rotweiller, Max, have created the cainine version of the Oakland Oscar Grant shooting. In that case, Oscar Grant was shot by BART Police Officer Johannes Mehserle, who said he was reaching for his taser, but shot […]

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Police Officer Shoots Dog In Front Of Owner In Hawthorne, California; Violates Vlogger’s Rights

A police officer shot Leon Rosby’s Rottweiler, Max, four times at point-blank range, after provoking the dog as if to get the animal to respond so that it could be fired upon. It was last Sunday, June 30th, and Leon Rosby was video-blogging the actions of Hawthorne, California police officers, when they seemed to take […]

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Oakland politics

Bryan Parker: Oakland Mayors Race Candidate Raised 52K By June 29th 2013

Bryan Parker’s campaign for Mayor Of Oakland is off to a rousing start. Already, the effort called “Movement 50” has gained $52,000 in campaign donations, and Mr. Parker’s Saturday fund-raiser drew a great mix of Oaklanders young and up, and involved. In the audience was San Francisco Chronicle Columnist Chip Johnson, long-time Oakland politico Carl […]

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San Bruno Fire: CPUC Internal Emails Point To Illegal Interference By CPUC

UPDATE: San Bruno Happy With Latest CPUC PG&E Fine Moves Wednesday, San Bruno officials demanded the release of key internal California Public Utility Commission documents relating to the CPUC’s penalty decision-making process in the PG&E San Bruno explosion case following the San Francisco Chronicle’s disclosure of internal emails suggesting illegal interference by CPUC Commissioners. San […]

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Paula Deen Racist N-Word Issue: On TODAY Show Time To Forgive – Give Food Network Show Back

Paula Deen, who’s show Food Network announced it was dropping effective when it’s contract ran out next month in the wake of revelations that she used the N-word more than once with people who worked for her and over the years, appeared on The TODAY Show with Matt Lauer Wednesday morning. This blogger felt sorry […]

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Wendy Davis 13-Hour Filibuster Blocks Texas Anti-Abortion Bill

Texas State Senator Wendy Davis is a new political star for Democrats, after her successful 13-hour filibuster of a sweeping GOP anti-abortion bill. Thanks to the powerful voices of thousands of Texans, #SB5 is dead. An incredible victory for Texas women and those who love them. — Wendy Davis (@WendyDavisTexas) June 26, 2013 The bill, […]

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#StopLyingCNN Campaign: What Is It About In The Turkey Protests?

#StopLyingCNN Campaign: What Is It About In The Turkey Protests? The Turkish protestor-produced campaign called #StopLyingCNN has been successful in that it made the hashtag #StopLyingCNN a Twitter Trend, but as this blogger wrote before, there’s been a problem. The problem has been that it’s so insular and in Turkish, that, to this point in […]

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#StopLyingCNN Anti-CNN Social Media Campaign Hits Twitter Trend, But

The Turkish protestor-produced campaign called #StopLyingCNN was successful in that it made the hashtag #StopLyingCNN a Twitter Trend, but there’s a problem. The problem is that it’s so insular and in Turkish, that, to this point in time, no American news website or blog has written about it, until now. So, because #StopLyingCNN is in […]

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Paula Deen: Smithfield Foods, Like Food Network, Drops; Gets Facebook Bombed

Paula Deen has been dropped by the Smithfield Foods organization out of Virginia, and just three days from Food Network’s decision not to renew Ms. Deen’s contract with the television organization when it expires. Here’s the Zennie62 video explaining what happened: This is the simple statement that Smithfield Foods released: “Smithfield condemns the use of […]

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TransBay Transit Center SF Construction Update: June 24th – June 28th 2013

The San Francisco TransBay Transit Center is moving along toward its eventual completion and with that, here’s the latest construction update for this week: Monday June 24th to Friday, June 28th. SF TransBay Transit Center Weekday Work (6/24/13 – 6/28/13): Night Shift: Excavation and Internal Bracing Work: Western SF Transit Center Site (Between First and […]

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Edward Snowden On Way To Cuba Or Not? Then Ecuador? Arrested?

Edward Snowden, the NSA Whisleblower and Ex-CIA Contractor, is reportedly on his way to Cuba as this is being written, and a 7 AM press conference is planned in Ecuador with the Foreign Minister. Sources are quoting an Interfax source (Interfax is a subscription news service.) From reports citing a source in Sheremetevo airport air […]

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Edward Snowden Reportedly To Iceland From Moscow Today; Left Hong Kong

UPDATE: Edward Snowden To Go To Ecuador, Not Iceland, Still In Moscow Edward Snowden, the NSA Whisleblower with a U.S. Government warrant for his arrest out, is in Moscow, having just arrived their from Hong Kong, and thanks to the legal and financial assistance of WikiLeaks and Hong Kong human rights officials. Snowden has been […]

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Edward Snowden At Moscow Airport With Ecuador Ambassador

UPDATE: Edward Snowden Reportedly To Fly To Oslo, Norway After Moscow. Edward Snowden, the NSA Whisleblower boyfriend of Lindsey Mills, is as of this writing at Moscow Sheremetyevo International Aiport, having arrived on Aeroflot flight SU213, and from Hong Kong. Mr. Snowden was successfully transported out of Hong Kong when the U.S Department Of Justice […]

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WikiLeaks Statement On Edward Snowden’s Exit From Hong Kong

Edward Snowden is now partnered with Wikileaks and Julian Assange. Earlier last week, Snowden was charged by the U.S. Government: WikiLeaks, which now legally represents Edward Snowden, was responsible for getting him out of Hong Kong. Here’s the WikiLeaks statement, from its website: Mr Edward Snowden, the American whistleblower who exposed evidence of a global […]

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Edward Snowden, Leaves Hong Kong For Third Country, Charged By U.S

UPDATE: Edward Snowden To Leave Moscow, Russia For Ecuador UPDATE: WikiLeaks Statement On Edward Snowden Edward Snowden, according to CNN just now, the former NSA contractor charged with espionage, theft, and conversion of government property, left Hong Kong today, Sunday, on his own accord for an undiclosed third country and “through a lawful and normal […]

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Oakland News: Parker For Mayor Buzz, Fruitvale Station At Grand Lake

Oakland News: Bryan Parker, Fruitvale Station At Grand Lake Theater, Police Substation At Adams Point. Bryan Parker For Mayor Of Oakland Reaches Successful Campaign Milestone Bryan Parker, the Oakland digital company exec who’s running for Mayor Of Oakland, held a campaign fund raiser last night at Liege in Old Oakland that was so successful, Oakland […]

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President Obama’s Speech From Berlin, Germany, Pariser Platz, Brandenburg Gate

President Obama gave a speech from Pariser Platz, Brandenburg Gate, in Berlin, Germany on Wednesday. The event was held just after the G8 Summit, and after the President’s Speech, he and German Chancellor Angela Merkel held a press conference. If you’re asking what did it all accomplish, the answer is that the best communication is […]

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Russell Brand On MSNBC Morning Joe Calls Mika Brzezinski “Shaft Grasper”

Russell Brand went on MSNBC Morning Joe to talk about his comedy tour called ‘Messiah Complex,’ but was met with some unintentional disrespect by co-host Mika Brzezinski (Joe Scarborough was not there), and panelists Katty Kay and Brian Shactman. The resulting response by Mr. Brand was nothing short of classic. But it’s the result of […]

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Oakland Mayor Quan Ready To Talk Oakland A’s Stadium Lease Via Media

The City of Oakland’s reacting to a small handful of media who asked for Oakland Mayor Jean Quan to give a statement on the Oakland Athletics Stadium situation, where the media just discovered that the Oakland Coliseum Stadium has a sewage leak problem. It’s a problem that Oakland A’s Owner Lew Wolff knew about and […]

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Edward Snowden Brings Facebook’s 2009 Privacy Change, Zuckerberg’s 2010 TechCrunch Statements, To Light

Edward Snowden’s leak of NSA documents that include information on the PRISM program have shed new light on Facebook’s then-new late 2009 privacy policy, and statements early in 2010 where Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said to TechCrunch Founder and then-CEO Michael Arrington that “the age of privacy is over,” and made a set of statements […]