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SPEAKING OF SPORTS: Bochy’s ‘gut’ is probably right

Bruce Bochy, the only manager of the San Francisco Giants who has won a World Series (actually, 3 of them), announced this week that he will retire at the end of his 13th season running the team. Bochy is an … Continue reading

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Johnson had the answer to Trump’s popularity

A lot of people who detest Donald Trump have a hard time understanding how intelligent, principled Republicans can continue to support a man who can always be depended upon to take the low road. The simple answer is that even … Continue reading

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The Trump White House even lies about how tall he is

Lying is so common in the Trump White House that the media don’t even bother to point out most of them any more. But as Trump’s recent physical exam showed, nothing is too trivial to lie about. The White House … Continue reading

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Oh, no! More crime in Podunk’s hood!

In his ongoing effort to school the local bumpkins, Jeff “Podunk” Pelline assumes many guises. One of them is Mr. Crime Stopper. After the Nevada City branch of Tri-Counties Bank was robbed for the third time in two years, Podunk … Continue reading

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SPEAKING OF SPORTS: Are the Kings really contenders?

Believe it or not, the Sacramento Kings actually have a shot at making the NBA playoffs as the league enters its mid-season (sort of) break for the All-Star game. That’s a real change for a team that hasn’t been in … Continue reading

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Let’s see how long it takes Jeffie to correct this blooper

Jeff “Podunk” Pelline, western Nevada County’s foremost media critic, takes great delight in pointing out errors made by others in the media and on blogs. His glee is almost palpable when he uncovers a mistake, but holding himself to the … Continue reading

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SPEAKING OF SPORTS: Fans don’t like too much success

Tom Brady will be going for a record sixth Super Bowl ring when the New England Patriots play the Los Angeles Rams Sunday in Atlanta, and there are a lot of people who aren’t happy about it. At first glance, … Continue reading

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