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Posted by matarbongo on 10/20/2018 at 3:37 PM

Re: “SLO seeks solutions for idling rideshare cars downtown

Meanwhile there are real problems in the county.

Posted by matarbongo on 10/20/2018 at 2:47 PM

Re: “Growing pains: San Luis Obispo grapples with change, development, and character

Stick a bike lane on it and call it progressive.
Thankfully the bubble will pop when the boomers are gone and the post WW2 wealth these people have built their fantasy worlds on finally evaporates. People like Harmon should just enjoy her privilege and stay out of politics where real working peoples lives are affected.

Posted by matarbongo on 10/20/2018 at 2:45 PM

Re: “Lawn sign debate wages in SLO city

Last night, someone stole several Heidi Harmon for Mayor signs on Fredericks Street. This whole thing has me wondering... How is the thief is going to explain their penchant for Heidi's signs to their family? Or do they ditch their collection before they go home? Do they realize how ridiculously embarrassing it will be if they get caught?

Thankfully, we love our neighborhood and the stolen signs just give us an opportunity to bond while crafting bigger, better bright red signs. I love a good DIY project.

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Posted by Kathie Walker on 10/19/2018 at 11:11 PM

Re: “SLO City Council candidates talk growth, downtown, neighborhoods at Chamber luncheon

Beware of wolves in sheep clothing! DO NOT VOTE FOR JEFFERY SPECHT!!

Posted by Teresa VanStrien on 10/19/2018 at 9:13 PM

Re: “Growing pains: San Luis Obispo grapples with change, development, and character

Heidi Harmon is full of shit.

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Posted by Concerned local on 10/19/2018 at 3:30 PM

Re: “SLO seeks solutions for idling rideshare cars downtown

This is not a news article.

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Posted by Concerned local on 10/19/2018 at 3:26 PM

Re: “People's Self Help Housing is creating a support program to empower Latina women seeking higher education

I have a great idea lets start a program to help LATINAS move back to their home countries and create viable communities THERE. We could pay latinos a stipend to return to their native countries so they can rebuild and not have to come to the US for jobs.I think it is a win win for everyone.

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Posted by Concerned local on 10/19/2018 at 3:23 PM

Re: “SLO seeks solutions for idling rideshare cars downtown

The CalPoly students often forget that those appendages attached to their bodies are legs. Im an Uber/Lyft driver. The riders for the most part are very respectful and courteous; but too often they insist on being dropped off and picked up exactly in front of their destination/location so that dont have to walk a few feet to their bar of choice. . They leave the doors open, exit on the side of on going traffic and too often keep you waiting as they say their long good byes to their bros or simply forget that they have a ride waiting.
A designated pick and drop off area would certainly be appreciated, but I doubt it would be used as it might require the rider to actually walk a few more feet.

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Posted by sirlaurance on 10/18/2018 at 11:17 AM

Re: “County sues Megan's Organic Market to shut down cannabis grow

Dude Weed LMAO

Posted by avocado_toast on 10/16/2018 at 3:03 PM

Re: “People's Self Help Housing is creating a support program to empower Latina women seeking higher education

Moke, I think I'm in agreement if I understand your comment correctly.
Your comment makes me think about the meme of diversity today and how contradictory it is to actual diversity. True diversity would mean protecting the sovereignty of the worlds diverse ethnic groups not blending them all together. I think the people pushing diversity onto the West are actually seeking the opposite, a homogenized atomized rootless mass with no loyalties to anything other than base level individual interests, the perfect consumer cog. Another thing once notices in diverse countries despite the increase in negative social indicators like violence etc, is that people still tend to stay within their groups. America hasn't blended, it's become a checkerboard of ethnic districts, this is very distinct when looking at demographic maps at all levels of granularity. I think this is why we're seeing such a dramatic push by our global overlords in advertising and media pushing the concept that ethnicity is just an unimportant social construct that is outdated. If you were an alien listening in on our TV broadcasts you would think that most families and businesses were made up of a perfect mix of races and genders. The people that create public opinion have put this narrative on overdrive in the last few decades. I wonder why it needs to be promoted so heavily?

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Posted by avocado_toast on 10/16/2018 at 3:02 PM

Re: “Dispensary can continue to operate over dance studio's objections, judge rules

"Irrational"... Rationalism is a crcle jrk and can mean any thing to any one at any time, which I think is the crux of our post modern society in general. It's not that the store is hidden, it's that it exists there in the first place.
I don't think alcohol should be so encouraged either, and the porn shops and internet sites should all be shutdown tbh. Thank Clinton for that one. But hey, that's what a so called rational "as long as it's between two consenting adults" society looks like, porn and drug shops wherever there is a shekel to be made. No higher values than the economic.

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Posted by avocado_toast on 10/16/2018 at 2:44 PM

Re: “YouTuber mulls legal action after Morro Bay police chief run-in

I'm in law enforcement.. Theres cameras everywhere... The ex chief spent over 30 years in law enforcement in LA...his tone is tempered toward getting his way even when he's wrong... Public photography IS Not A Crime... We get filmed every damn place.. The bank.. The supermarket.. Clothing stores.. Nobody cries about it.. But you see a person holding a camera oh my gosh.. Lol.. The Supreme Court and the ninth circuit Court of appeals as well as many other courts have ruled its legal and cannot be made to be suspicious by law enforcement.. This ain't nazi Germany.. To the guy who said this is about a pay day.. No illegal arrest no pay day.. Hmmmmmmn???????

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Posted by Rich Varela on 10/15/2018 at 7:53 PM

Re: “ALS hasn't stopped Devin Ward from contributing towards a cure

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Posted by MAC91472959 on 10/15/2018 at 10:05 AM

Re: “Dispensary can continue to operate over dance studio's objections, judge rules

No, that was not the argument, you missed the core of the argument, which is that the two dispensaries cannot be detected as having anything to do with cannabis. The windows are blacked out, and the word "cannabis" (or any equivalent word) is not on the building, so no child - or anyone else - could be "corrupted" by the store, since they cannot know what it is.

So, the LAWSUIT's argument of children being corrupted by being "nearby" is nonsense.

The alchohol and porn stores NOT having the same standards was just to point out that cannabis is having to deal with HIGHER standards than any other business. The people suing are not suing the liquor store. Why not, if they care about their children being corrupted? Because their viewpoint is IRRATIONAL. It's just an unthinking dislike of something they do not understand very well.

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Posted by Hep Yo on 10/14/2018 at 5:47 PM

Re: “Dispensary can continue to operate over dance studio's objections, judge rules

But muh alcohol and porn are easily accessible to children, checkmate! Nice logical fallacy there. Yea because we've degenerated that far we might as well just throw our hands in the air and get rid of the few remaining standards we still have.

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Posted by avocado_toast on 10/14/2018 at 12:09 PM

Re: “Water rates factor into race for San Miguel CSD seats

anyone responsible for the 200% increase in water and sewer rates should be replaced. There ARE other solutions and failure to come up with a fair increase should be grounds for termination.

Posted by Richard Zenobio on 10/14/2018 at 9:43 AM

Re: “Dispensary can continue to operate over dance studio's objections, judge rules

If I took a random person, dropped them off in the parking lot, and told them I would give them $1000 if they could find the Cannabis store, I would never have to pay out. There is NO evidence of which door it is. The windows are opaque, you cannot see ANYTHING from outside. The sign says "NHC" and the word Cannabis is nowhere on the building.

There is no possible way that any children would have any way of knowing anything about the storefront, so they could not be corrupted in any way.

Note that there is a liquor store within very easy walk of the Dance Academy, children can walk inside, and see a FAR MORE DANGEROUS drug than cannabis. That drug - alcohol - is advertised with posters on the outside of the liquor store.

Note that the "Diamond Adult Store" on Grand Avenue has adult items in the storefront window.

In contrast, the Cannabis stores are only noticeable if you happen to know the address, otherwise you probably could not find a cannabis store in Grover Beach. The lawsuit is complete nonsense.

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Posted by Hep Yo on 10/13/2018 at 6:39 PM

Re: “Chevron pours $4 million into fight against Measure G

All snarky comments about wars for Israel aside and the fact that hippie environmentalists are annoying af, I will be voting Yes On G to Ban Fracking
Oil is not the reason we are murdering millions in the middle east.
Yes on G, we must secure the existence of our land and a future for our children, Ban Fracking

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Posted by avocado_toast on 10/13/2018 at 2:35 PM

Re: “People's Self Help Housing is creating a support program to empower Latina women seeking higher education

Not only whites, considering how white SLO truly is. Not that I am defending Latinas but there are other minority groups to keep in consideration.

Posted by Moke Sisha on 10/13/2018 at 1:07 PM

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