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An Alternative View

By Diana Diamond

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About this blog: So much is right — and wrong — about what is happening in Palo Alto. In this blog I want to discuss all that with you. I know many residents care about this town, and I want to explore our collective interests to help ...  (More)

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Question today: What will be our new normal?
Jul 14, 2020 1:04 pm
Comments: 22 | Views: 25,225

Normal is gone. Our yesterdays will not be our tomorrows. Our current life styles are dramatically changing, and may never return.

Thank you COVID-19.

But... More
I am a covid coward – and also angry at anti-vaxxers
Jul 27, 2021 12:32 pm
Comments: 65 | Views: 23,538

The reason I obtained my covid shot the second day it was locally available was because I am a coward. I don’t want to suffer through the corona virus --a... More
Are we losing our common sense?
Apr 20, 2020 1:57 pm
Comments: 60 | Views: 22,740

In our collective concern about coronavirus, some decisions are being made that defy common sense.

Our roads are emptier the past couple of weeks, since everyone... More
What ever happened to honesty in our country?
Mar 9, 2020 5:16 pm
Comments: 52 | Views: 21,685

Whatever happened to honesty in America. Is lying – or relying on so-called “alternative facts” becoming more acceptable? Why?

The honesty issue... More
What’s wrong with this picture? PA city manager earns more than the president!
May 5, 2020 12:11 pm
Comments: 49 | Views: 21,422

It’s just our money that the City of Palo Alto is spending, so why should we get concerned? But I am, because this week I saw what the city staff and particularly... More
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