Daily Archives: June 27, 2007

Please support the grocery workers if they strike

“Here are a couple of reasons to support grocery workers if they are forced to strike or are locked out of their jobs: “Grocery workers haven’t had a raise since 2002, yet Ralphs, Vons, and Albertsons made over $8 billion … Continue reading

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Defendez le CrackBerry!

“PARIS (AP) – BlackBerry handhelds have been called addictive, invasive, wonderful – and now, a threat to French state secrets. “French government security experts have reportedly banned – with mixed success – the use of BlackBerries in ministries and in … Continue reading

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I’d feel better if you could just buy meter cards like phone cards, but this is okay (I guess)

“The cities of Beverly Hills and West Hollywood today began testing solar-powered parking meters that allow motorists to use coins or credit cards. The FlexPay Parking Meters are being tested in Beverly Hills along the east side of the 300 … Continue reading

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Defendez the fuitas carts!

“So you’re saying that in a city that outlaws fruit, only outlaws will sell fruit?” From the comments of How to be a legal fruit vendor, LA City Nerd, June 22, 2007 And the answer is: you can’t. Oh well.

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