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Tag, you're not it?!

 

 

 I was watching football with friends recently when an old high school buddy's 7-year-old daughter let me know “I'm the fastest in my class — .even the boys!” I thought aloud, “Must be fun never getting caught at Tag.” To which she responded, “We don't get to play Tag anymore.” Talk about sucking the air out of the room. I should've just stayed focused on the Raiders taking another beating but I needed resolution, so I asked her why?

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Posted: sep. 18, 2014 10:14 a.m. | | Tag, you're not it?! Comments 0 Comments

Maybe it is time to force sale of PG&E

It is now clearer than ever that the California Public Utilities Commission is not a neutral state agency trying to balance the interests of powerful energy companies such as PG&E and those of the little guy.

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Posted: sep. 17, 2014 1:02 a.m. | | Maybe it is time to force sale of PG&E Comments 1 Comment

Ripon trustee backs Mousalimas

Editor, Manteca Bulletin,

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SF feminism: Abort girls

Supervisor David Chiu wants San Francisco to become the first American city to oppose any ban on sex-selective abortions. It apparently has not occurred to him why no other city has chosen to do so.

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Crunch time for goal of under 200 pounds

Editor’s Note: Susan McCreath has been selected to participate in the Year of You, a fitness challenge hosted by The Manteca Bulletin and CORE Athletic Performance. McCreath is keeping a weekly journal, highlighting the strides and struggles of her fitness journey. These are her thoughts and feelings shared with you.

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Going Digital takes priority over students’ ‘health & safety’

Manteca Unified has a big problem.

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Posted: sep. 16, 2014 1:23 a.m. | | Going Digital takes priority over students’ ‘health & safety’ Comments 0 Comments

About MUSD asbestos & lead paint

Editor, Manteca Bulletin,

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Looking ‘soft’ on campus rape

In its wisdom (such as it is), the California Legislature passed a measure that would change the standard of sexual consent on the state’s college campuses. Gov. Jerry Brown should veto this bill. If the University of California and other institutions that receive state-funded student aid want to demonstrate they have “no tolerance for any form of sexual violence” when students report rape as state Sen. Kevin de Leon has argued, then they should call the cops, not academic panels.

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Brand new stove that’s 6 years old

Cleaning my stove is a snap.

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About those LA bums

The bums they were. The L.A. bums they are. 

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9-11: Thirteen years later

It seems like yesterday. And yet, so much was different.

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Is Manteca’s new motto: ‘At least we’re not Stockton?’

What harm does it do to have the homeless pushing shopping carts full of personal belongings around Manteca?

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Posted: sep. 12, 2014 1:18 a.m. | | Is Manteca’s  new motto: ‘At least we’re not Stockton?’ Comments 0 Comments

America’s ‘Forever War’

The strategy that President Obama laid out Wednesday night to “degrade and ultimately destroy the terrorist group known as ISIL,” is incoherent, inconsistent and, ultimately, non-credible.

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Current growth cap not good for Manteca

Editor, Manteca Bulletin:

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It’s my birthday again

Looking at my mother you’d never guess she has a 35-year-old son. She does – but my brother Richie has nothing to do with me turning 42. 

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