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Did you find the video that SLO city officials made joking about "hot," "shirtless" firefighters offensive?

Yes. It was sexist and demeaning to the brave members of the SLO fire department.
I was more offended by the terrible jokes and bad acting.
It was in poor taste, but the media is hyping it up way too much.
The video was good-natured self-deprecation This is political correctness run amok!

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The following article was posted on August 6th, 2014, in the New Times - Volume 29, Issue 2 [ Submit a Story ]
The following articles were printed from New Times [newtimesslo.com] - Volume 29, Issue 2

Preserve the flavor

By Al Thompson - Lompoc

Obviously I’m from a different generation, if not from a different walk of life. The answer I would have given to Street Talk (July 31), “What’s your favorite summer jam and why?” would be, “Apricot, especially homemade straight off the tree with its full fruited flavor and its great taste on toast.”