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Swimmer Ryan Lochte is becoming punch line of jokes

Aug 23, 2016
Swimmer Ryan Lochte is becoming punch line of jokes

“Speedo drops Lochte. In retaliation, swimmer drops Speedos.” That’s a fanciful headline a copy-editor friend of mine came up with, and I can imagine seeing it soon in some racy tabloid. Why? Because disgraced swimmer Ryan Lochte is rapidly running … Continue reading

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Swimmer Lochte and Shasta Lake otters need some good PR

Aug 22, 2016
Swimmer Lochte and Shasta Lake otters need some good PR

U.S. swimmer Ryan Lochte and a bunch of Shasta Lake otters have this in common: they’ve messed up a good public image and need the help of smooth PR agents. Lochte, a12-time Olympic medal winner, concocted a wild story of … Continue reading

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Lawyers and immigrant success stories

Aug 17, 2016

When you lie down with dogs, you get fleas. I’m saying this metaphorically, as a prelude to suggesting that I see nothing admirable or redeeming in a lawyer who gets paid big bucks to help a powerful and wealthy client … Continue reading

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Bicyclist’s carbon footprint proves costly to pedestrian

Aug 15, 2016
Bicyclist’s carbon footprint proves costly to pedestrian

When a bicycling scofflaw shows no contrition for slamming into a pedestrian in downtown Sacramento, he should be put in the stocks and publicly shamed. Instead, he is given a public forum to blame his victim and tout his concern … Continue reading

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Sacramento Kings new arena should be something to celebrate

Aug 12, 2016
Sacramento Kings new arena should be something to celebrate

Sacramento is the capital of California, but for some reason the city of trees gets overlooked by larger cities like Los Angeles and San Francisco. That may all change, as the state’s capital will be opening a brand new arena, the Golden 1 Center, this October for the Sacramento Kings upcoming season. After moving from...

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Manalo, Falemaka, are Survivors

Aug 10, 2016

SALT LAKE CITY — The scars are still apparent from that horrifying night last September when University of Utah football players Lo Falemaka and Marcel (Brooks-Brown) Manalo were out enjoying themselves at a house party only to end up in the hospital with gunshot wounds. There are the literal scars, like the 10-inch long...

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UC system clings to disgraced Davis chancellor

Aug 10, 2016

Members of the University of California community are committed to the highest ethical standards in furtherance of our mission of teaching, research and public service. We recognize that we hold the University in trust for the people of the State … Continue reading

NorCal Tennis Czar
Top seed Evans whips Stanford star in 100K Aptos

   No. 1 seed Daniel Evans of Great Britain dispatched wild card Tom Fawcett of Winnetka, Ill., 6-2, 6-2 on Monday in the first round of the $100,000 Nordic Naturals Challenger at the Seascape Sports Club in Aptos, Calif.   The 6-fo...

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Reflections on a photo in my father’s scrapbook

Aug 8, 2016
Reflections on a photo in my father’s scrapbook

My sister Fran sent me a photo from one of the many family scrapbooks that my father had kept. It’s a basketball action shot from my days at Van Buren High School in Queens. The picture ran in the school … Continue reading

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NorCal’s Lamble qualifies for 100K Aptos

   No. 6 qualifying seed John Lamble of Saratoga in the San Francisco Bay Area routed No. 1 Tucker Vorster of South Africa 6-2, 6-0 Sunday to reach the main draw of the $100,000 Nordic Naturals Challenger at the Seascape Sports Club in Aptos,...

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