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The San Francisco Beat

by Jack On the radio today was a story about the owner of a San Francisco Truffle Shop.  He was forced to escort a weird acting homeless man, allegedly carrying a lead pipe, out of his establishment.  As he walked … Continue reading

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SAN FRANCISCO – Eliminates Judgemental Words

Posted by Jack ONLY IN CA: The words “felon,” “offender,” “convict,” “addict” and “juvenile delinquent” will become part of the past in official San Francisco parlance under new “person first” language guidelines adopted by the Board of Supervisors. Going forward, … Continue reading

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The Destruction of San Francisco, Oakland, et al

by Jack Like the cities of Sodom and Gomorrah of old, Oakland and San Francisco may soon have their day of reckoning but it won’t be coming from the heavens above – it will be destruction dealt from deep within … Continue reading

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San Francisco Losing Millions of Tourist Dollars thanks to the Homeless

Posted by Jack “Over the summer, one travel expert acknowledged that San Francisco’s homelessness crisis has intensified to the point of hurting the city’s $9 billion tourism industry on a grand scale. “We are losing business,” Joe D’Alessandro, head of … Continue reading

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San Francisco Crime

Posted by Jack Planning a road trip to San Francisco?  Here’s a tip – don’t.  Last year crime victims reported over 31,000 smash and grab thefts from vehicles and this year its worse.  Keep in mind there many more categories … Continue reading

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Earthquake Swarms – Bay Area – Trouble Brewing?

posted by Jack Could this be the precursor to the big one? I sincerely hope not, but we know the San Andreas could let go anytime. I’m posting this in the hopes that folks will take reasonable precautions as best … Continue reading

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USA’s Meanest Cities for the Homeless

by Jack This is going to surprise some folks, but here is the list of the top 10 meanest cities for the homeless, take note of 7 and 10: The 191-page report praises some cities’ initiatives to address issues surrounding … Continue reading

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99% Chance – Big Quake Will Hit California Soon

Posted by Jack   From Live Science. . . California has had it’s share of problems, from floods, to raging brush fires to one of the worst droughts in our time and now you can add another.  Scientists released a report in … Continue reading

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