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What's your strategy for finding a parking space in Downtown SLO?

Patience, patience, and if all else fails, the parking garage.
I know all the great spots, but I ain't telling.
Nowadays I usually shop elsewhere, and only go into the thick of it if I really, really need to.
I just steal the spots that say RESERVED, because, like, I'm going to be super quick so those rules don't apply to me, right?

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The following article was posted on January 1st, 2014, in the New Times - Volume 28, Issue 23 [ Submit a Story ]
The following articles were printed from New Times [newtimesslo.com] - Volume 28, Issue 23

Who's intolerant now?

By Otis Page - Arroyo Grande

Regarding Phil Robertson’s “hate speech” and the Duck controversy: Homosexuals, such as represented by GLAAD, are intolerant of opponents insisting that those critical of them have an irrational homophobia. But the great majority have no hateful intent. I don’t, and Robertson doesn’t.

Many Christians hold this belief because of sincere religious views on sin, as teachings on sexual sin pertain to all believers. Christian Scripture, quoted by Robertson, is very clear on this, especially as it pertains to same-sex sexual relations. These beliefs will never change, and that is why GLAAD and other homosexual activists put down Christianity. Especially around Christmas time.

Homosexual activists are hypocritical when claiming intolerance while at the same time acting intolerant against those who are critical of them. The present Duck controversy exemplifies this.