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Re-Committing to Excellence

By Jeff Weisinger, published on Nov 1, 2010

...nine point effort in San Francisco in week six is the "negative [becoming] the positive."

The Raiders have outscored both Denver and Seattle a combined 92-17 during the recent two game win streak and the scoring momentum does not seem to be stopping anytime soon. Last season, it took Oakland eight weeks into the season to total over 90 points. That's including a 38-0 shutout loss to the New York Jets in week seven. (For those who forgot, that's the Sanchez-hot dog game)

However, just saying they "won" two straight may be an understatement.

The key 33-3 win over the ... (more)

Tags: football, nfl, california, al davis, 2010, oakland, raiders, silver, black, turnaround, tom cable, bay area, jeff weisinger

California Cannabis “entrepreneur” leads charge

By Christopher Wager, published on Nov 1, 2010

Los Angeles County, California- In March John Hoeffel, of the Los Angeles Times reported a man named Richard Lee, an Oakland marijuana entrepreneur, who is leading the charge in the debate over legalizing the possession and use of the drug outside of medical need. In order to have an issue placed on the ballot in California a minimum of 433,971 signatures are need to be turned into a certified official. County officials said of the 694,248 signatures gathered from all over California 523,531 were approved to valid.

With $1.3 million dollars of his own money invested in the cause Mr.... (more)

Tags: california, cannabis, decriminalized marijuana, california proposition 19, marijuana possession, oakland

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