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All it takes is one ignorant lowlife to do something like this, but it's just as racist to condemn an entire community because of the actions of it's one lowest-value person.

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Well, I see the DA's pretty face prominently in this report, but have a hard time not thinking that BPD Chief Martin's getting out and in the face of the gangbangers did not have something to do with this.

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This man and the political system he represents have been systematically destroying jobs and economic opportunity wherever it exists in our part of the world. Consider: shutting down the lumber industry with the fake science of the spotted owl; shutting down much Ag with the fake science …

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Hold a forum? Really? How about a real program to snag these suckers, then run the cars thru a crusher on live TV, along with a mandatory few years in jail for the drivers?

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While Bakersfield's mayor is legally a figurehead, this position would be better served by someone who is a proven leader, a habitual doer, rather than just a "qualified" person who is just looking for an employment spot to fill.

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Yeah, but some would say that most of what you've mentioned has been inflicted on McCarthy's district by those whom you hold most dear.

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Well hey, this is simply good crisis management. Most of the WW2 & Korea vets have died off, and if this is delayed long enough they can get the Vietnam vets further down along that road as well.

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Whatever the longer-term answers are, there is a genuine and immediate need to shelter and assist, somehow, those who are willing and able to be productive members of society.

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There are many legitimate reasons to build high speed commuter rail systems from central L.A. and central S.F. to outlying areas, not the least of which is more affordable housing for the millions who work there. But calling this a "statewide" system is simply a scam used to justify stick…

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Halting new permits until, "independent scientists can review them". Must be all those pseudo-professionals who are now unemployed since the global warming scam was outed.