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Are you concerned about the recent deaths in the SLO County jail?

Yes, there are obviously some very severe problems and we need a change in leadership.
Yes, but more people die in local hospitals than in our jail. A few deaths per year is to be expected.
No, I think the press is exaggerating. These things happen.
No, I'm not concerned. These people are criminals.

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The following article was posted on October 16th, 2013, in the New Times - Volume 28, Issue 12 [ Submit a Story ]
The following articles were printed from New Times [newtimesslo.com] - Volume 28, Issue 12

Spankin' it in D.C.


PHOTO COURTESY OF M. SCOTT MAHASKEY/POLITICO

Local troubadour and Pismo Beach resident Greg Baldwin—known to fans as “Spanky”—dropped his drawers and opened his vocal cords in protest of the federal government shutdown on Oct. 15 on the capitol steps in Washington, D.C. A staff photographer for Politico snapped this photo, which has since attracted national—ahem—attention.