Saturday, August 25, 2012

1 Million Hits

Sometime within the next 24 hours or so this blog will experience what Google would call its 1 millionth pageview. Which is the more internet correct way of defining a hit. A word describing what happens when somebody personally downloads a website, and should never be confused with putting out a "hit," or even hitting on someone. Those are totally different pursuits. Around 370,000 of these pageviews occurred in the last half year or so, which indicates that a significant increase in the action around here has taken place fairly recently.

What this actually means is that a lot of people have been stopping by The Tattler to check things out, and then decided to stick around. Which is a good thing in my opinion. Back when we started this project in late 2008 the general opinion around town was that if you wanted to reach a lot of people, you had to print the news on paper, and then distribute it free to every house in town. Which is, as you can imagine, a very expensive proposition.

Nowadays even Sierra Madre has embraced internet journalism, to the point where you have to wonder about the relevance of our once upon a time rival in town, the quite pulpy Mountain Views News. A weekly newspaper distributed almost exclusively downtown, and whose current addiction to reprinting press releases and current events articles that have have been seen elsewhere makes you wonder if even they get it. The sole purpose of their existence today apparently being to get paid for printing legal notices, with only a couple of hundred people actually seeing them.

It also shows that people in Sierra Madre are interested in reading real news, and that if you lay down the facts people will seek you out. The notion that in Sierra Madre everything must be kept nice and sweet, and that if you offer people here too much of the hard stuff they might become confused and sad, has now been consigned to the trash bin of local history. The insulting and condescending assumption that people here just can't handle reality hasn't stood the test.

So who actually reads this stuff? It certainly isn't everybody. While 50,000 plus hits a month is quite a lot for a town of less than 11,000 souls, it hardly means the entire population of Sierra Madre turns to this page every morning. We do get repeaters, and some out of town readers as well. I figure the portion of this town reading The Tattler is around the same percentage that votes. The 30% to 40% of people living here who care enough to actually cast a ballot during City Council elections. You have to face it, a majority of the people living here likely don't even know the name of the Mayor, or that every other week their elected officials meet in session to deliberate on such things as their taxes and real estate development. So what possible use could they have for The Tattler?

The way I look at it, politics in Sierra Madre is played out by two distinct parts of the community, each comprising about 15% of the population. The first 15% cares deeply about preserving this town as much as they can, and supports the notion of an independent City that runs its own affairs. A Sierra Madre that isn't dominated by so-called regional governments who, all too often, turn out to be corrupt pressure groups working for Sacramento lobby-driven agendas that are frankly insane. The crazy notion that packing downtown with "transit village" high-density style development will somehow help stop global warming being a good indication of the madness in this state.

The other 15% appear to believe that they have a right to exploit the birthright of all Sierra Madreans for their own personal gain. No matter how detrimental to the popular interest that might be. Or, and this is a rather sad thing, that others should be allowed to exploit what this community has to offer for their own profit. The people be damned. The seemingly endless capacity of some to believe in and work for things that are counter to their own personal interests always has to be taken into consideration. There truly is one born every minute, and even they don't give themselves an even break.

Since December of 2008 there have been 1,155 articles posted here, along with 62,387 reader comments. And now one million hits as well.

Take a deep breath. We are only getting started. There is still an awful lot of work that needs to be done.

http://sierramadretattler.blogspot.com

114 comments:

  1. Thank you, John Crawford for writing and publishing the Tattler nearly everyday of the year for us all!
    You are a great man! A great man!

    Thank you to the team of researchers both here in Sierra Madre and other communities who contribute to this blog.
    Thank you faithful readers. There is liberation in knowing the truth. There really is.

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  2. Congratulations Tattler!
    This much traffic is quite an accomplishment, and shows that if you pursue the truth with eloquence and snark, the readers will follow. Don't change a thing.

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  3. Congratulations, and thanks for making a difference.

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  4. Three cheers John,
    I must admit, I for one, having been born when the dinosaurs were still walking the earth, had my doubts about a news outlet requiring electrons for it's existence. A friend of mine once told me at the rate we are using up electrons, and since the supply was finite, life on earth would end.
    However, we still seem to have enough so far.
    So, congratulations, and a great thanks to you for the thousands of hours spent making the Tattler a success.

    Don Watts

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  5. CONGRATULATIONS JOHN! SO GLAD YOU ARE THERE.

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  6. New Year's Eve in August in Sierra Madre! Bubbly is on ice! The Tattler is amazing and I'm so happy to have been a part of it! Here's to another million!

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  7. Think of all of the things that have happened since the blog started. They are all cataloged right here. It is quite an indictment of those who would destroy our town.

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  8. Thank you John for caring so much about our town.

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  9. "The sole purpose of their existence today apparently being to get paid for printing legal notices"
    I know that is true for a fact.
    The notices are enough to make money on, and that's all Henderson wants.

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    1. More abuse of the taxpayer. The state requires that legal notices be printed on dead trees rather than posted on-line on city websites. Meaning tax money must be spent to print notices in places most people don't read anymore rather than posting them for free online.

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    2. I hate the waste, and I surely hate forking over one penny of my taxes to a con like the owner of the Mountain Views News, but there's an age thing going on. Safe to say everyone under 60 is online or has access. I know more than one over 80 person who is not online. So if we could just figure out how to make sure they knew too.

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    3. Forcing seniors to read The Looney Views is elder abuse.

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    4. I know at least two ladies who are well over 80 and they read the Tattler everyday. One of the ladies is a regular poster, and an awesome one at that. One 98 year old lady reads the Tattler everyday. This is true.

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  10. Well over one thousand intelligent and timely essays in about four years. An astounding record for any writer. To accomplish this on top of a full-time job is monumental.

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  11. Congratulations. Keep up the good writings.

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  12. Moderator, I appreciate your taking the hits (yet another kind of hit!) of reading the foul language that some of the pro over-development people use and send to the Tattler. Thank you for making our reading experience richer.

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    1. 'I've learned that a lot of them are just crazy. You do have to wonder about the opposition's magnetic appeal to nuts.

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    2. It might have something with wanting to be with an "in" crowd, or a group perceived as having wealth, and going to great lengths to get approval.
      Of course then there's the duplicity factor; behaving graciously in certain circles, while using vicious language elsewhere.
      A fair number of Dirts and Downtown Investment Club Members would probably be shocked at the levels some of their colleagues stoop to.

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    3. What you are describing here are people totally lacking in consciousness.

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    4. We have our crazies too, but they have integrity and honesty. Can't say the same for their crazies.

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  13. A pretty amazing achievement, John. It almost makes one of those $5,000 ads seem worth it!

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  14. The counting counter, having counted, moves on.

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    1. About 500 to go.

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    2. What happens when it gets to a million?

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    3. The Tattler hits counter is tied in with the Mayan Calendar. it is one of the events leading up to Dec 21, 2012.

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  15. Dont let your 1 million hits inflate your already overblown heads Tattler readers. Doesn't mean anything. Your readership is still a minority of the actual population of Sierra Madre. Take an average of 80 comments per day, divide them up by 2 comments per blogger, you get 40 actual bloggers a day at best. Most of the bloggers are repeat day after day. Tattlers actual readership is no more than 100 Sierra Madre residents. Congratulations on Tattlers capture of 1% of the population!

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    1. How's that UUT increase working out for ya? And Broadrick and Goss? Kicking butt on the City Council I see?

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    2. It is so nice to see Susan getting involved in the conversation.

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    3. Steve, how are those sour grapes? Hate to throw your numbers off, but not every fan actually posts to the Tatler. In my neighborhood more than a dozen households in the immediate vicinity wouldn't miss a day but only read the article, not the commentary. Friends and family around the country take the same approach.

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    4. The blog has had 1,200 hits since 5pm yesterday. Days on Blogger/ Google are on GMT time.

      11:03 must be using Bitterness Math.

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    5. Where's Colin?

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    6. 11:03, conspiracy theory much?

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    7. Colin has left the Village.

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    8. So few escape.

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    9. I thought Colin during his campaign touted how he's lived in Sierra Madre for 16 years, raised his child here, and loves this town and wants to make a difference. Couldn't he project his departure 6 months ago. What if he won? Would he just have walked away from his seat? Maybe he was a plant by the dirts to take votes away from MaryAnne. Regardless wish he took his "roomate" with him.

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    10. Beth Buck - what a joke she was. Moves into town. Starts a paper with her stupid editorial. Brags about her son's success in the movie business. Then when things turned south on her beloved family. She splits town.

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    11. Snarkus Eloquentus Defendus of Crawfordi...August 25, 2012 at 1:45 PM

      11:03 Au Contrare, you narrow minded, ignorant, green with envy, venomous, P O S. I personally found a site that records blog hits and what country they are from. The Tattler has an international audience. I was looking for the source of the Wistar commentary several months back. I was surprised to find out how many different countries had readers of the Sierra Madre Tattler. I am several states away as I post this retort. One million hits, read it and weep.

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    12. Beth Buck was one of the jokers that got on the No On V gravy train. The money from the BIA and CAR came in so hard and heavy that there was a little slush fund for all that wacky bunch. Of course, Buck's fate was better than that of the guy running the other dirt blog. She lived.

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  16. Let's hear it for the trolls who make an invaluable contribution to the blog! Thank you for your participation, for your inspiring people to examine what they really think, and for generating your fair share of the one million hits.

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    1. They really do add a lot to our experience here on The Tattler. Thank you trolls!

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    2. Shhh 12:04, you'll scare 'em away. They don't really want to contribute to the Tattler's success.

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  17. It only took Downtown Dirt a couple of days to get a million hits. That is what Beth Buck said!

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    1. The elephant never forgets saidAugust 25, 2012 at 12:43 PM

      It was Lisa S-P that waddled to the podium and announced it at a City Council meeting.

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    2. You can see that very moment on Neuroblast:
      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EOrJK5NgY4Q&list=UUzhy_EFmIG3p9ifyHMMgCEQ&index=93&feature=plcp

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    3. This is because when people googled downtown dirt they came up with a filthy porn site....the name downtown dirt sounds like a porn site, doesn't it?
      This is why they got a few thousand hits and changed that into a million. As soon as people found out there was just plain dirt on that site, they moved on.

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    4. Yes 4:16, that is what happened, and as the spokeswoman says in that clip, it was 'intentionally provocative'. Obviously the people involved in the creation had familiarity with the associations the name would produce. It's unlikely that they had the foresight to know that they were christening themselves as Dirts.

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  18. A million hits in a couple of days. That would have put it at Yahoo levels and therefore worth about $3 billion dollars. Give or take.

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  21. Thank you John. Your research and truth is invaluable in our town and state and COUNTRY. Wish you could go national.

    You are indeed a gift.

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  22. I would like to give a shout out to the artistically fine eye and constant wit of the Mod as shown by the pictures he chooses. More than once I've been delighted or repulsed or intrigued by the picture that accompanies the article. So thanks for that too!

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  23. Lisa S-P well I guess not P anymore. What a jokester. Part of the entitled Dirt club.

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  24. Congratulations Tattler on your quest for a million hits. I am an avid reader of your site and would like to suggest creating more of a newspaper format with sports, business, editorials, town doings and civic sections. Reading day after day the politics of the regions governmental policymakers is rather boring. Im more interested in actual stories of residents of Sierra Madre. Write an article with photos of the progress of our Rose float. Or write an article on some kid is doing well in school and is training for the Olympics or going off to Europe to study. We need some feel good stories instead of these daily stories on how the city is ripping us off. Its so draining.

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    1. 2:18 Have you got a mouse in your pocket when you say "we"? Do you mean avid or avarice? Go write your own blog and quit raining on the parade. Oh wait, do you already write something you are suggesting above and nobody reads it or cares? Maybe you are hitting the bottle of whine too early.

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    2. The Tattler does politics and local government. Basically because nobody else does. There are about 4 other places you can find lifestyle reports like that. I'm not sure Sierra Madre needs a 5th one.

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    3. Sane and intelligent human beings are like all other human beings, and carefully and cautiously and diligently conceal their private real opinions from the world and give out fictitious ones in their stead for general consumption.
      Mark Twain (1835 - 1910)

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    4. Hear hear Alt Mod.
      2:18, if you'll look to the right side of the screen, you'll see links to just the kinds of sites you want.
      The tattler helpfully provides links to:

      Seeing Sierra Madre: One Photo at a Time
      SGV Tribune
      Sierra Madre News Net
      Sierra Madre News (Topix)
      Sierra Madre Patch
      Sierra Madre Weekly

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    5. Quest? As far as I can tell, the Moderator's quest is to inform people in the community about what is going on. There was no "quest for a million hits." There was and is a quest for truth. The numbers just came along as a natural consequence.

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    6. I agree we need more happy stories on the Tattler

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    7. It's a glass haf full/half empty sort of thing... I look at every Tattler story as happy! Tales that might never have seen the light of day are exposed as a result of Crawford's relentless investigations and ever growing neteotk of like minded individuals. Happy stories? Like wiggly puppies and circus elephants? Try Patch.

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    8. No, we need to know the truth. It is now time for us to face the truth.
      Denial may be a comfortable place to be, but the cold hard facts will catch up to you. Better to be informed and take action.
      That is what we do here on the Tattler.
      That is what we do.

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    9. 4:01, have you ever clicked on the great big X on the bottom of the page? You really ought to. The Moderator has a message there for anyone who doesn't like what they've seen.
      It's classic Tatt.

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  25. That Steve must be posting some inappropriate comments due to the Mod removing them.

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  26. I'm an out-of-town reader who stops by nearly every day. Why? Because people used to say that if you wanted to see what was coming your way, watch CA. I'm watching CA and the same stupid stuff is happening here in GA.... in tandem. There is no lag time anymore.

    I live vicariously through the Tattler since I have no time to blog. It is exactly what I would write if I had the time and writing skill. Actually, I could just plagiarize and change a few of the names and acronymns and no one would be the wiser.

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  27. Our Christopher Columbus has passed.

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    1. He's gone on ahead of us.

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    2. You shouldn't mention Columbus in this town. It angers a city councilman.

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  28. Visualizing one millionEven though it is often stressed that counting to precisely a million would be an exceedingly tedious task due to the time and concentration required, there are many ways to bring the number "down to size" in approximate quantities, ignoring irregularities or packing effects.

    Information: Not counting spaces, the text printed on 136 pages of an Encyclopædia Britannica, or 600 pages of pulp paperback fiction contains approximately one million characters.
    Length: There are one million millimeters in a kilometer, and roughly a million sixteenths of an inch in a mile. A typical car tire might rotate a million times in a 1,200-mile (1,900 km) trip, while the engine would do several times that number of revolutions.
    Fingers: If the width of a human finger is 2.2225 cm (7/8 inch), then a million fingers lined up would cover a distance of approximately 22 km (14 mi). If a person walks at a speed of 4 km/h, it would take them approximately five and a half hours to reach the end of the fingers.
    Area: A square a thousand objects or units on a side contains a million such objects or square units, so a million holes might be found in less than three square yards of window screen, or similarly, in about one half square foot (400–500 cm2) of bed sheet cloth. A city lot 70 by 100 feet is about a million square inches.
    Volume: The cube root of one million is only one hundred, so a million objects or cubic units is contained in a cube only a hundred objects or linear units on a side. A million grains of table salt or granulated sugar occupies only about 64 ml, slightly over a quarter of a cup, the volume of a cube one hundred grains on a side. One million cubic inches would be the volume of a small room only 8 1/3 feet long by 8 1/3 feet wide by 8 1/3 feet high.
    Mass: A million cubic millimeters (small droplets) of water would have a volume of (one litre) and a mass of one kilogram. A million millilitres or cubic centimetres (one cubic metre) of water has a mass of a million grams or one tonne.
    Weight: A million 80 milligram Honey bees would weigh the same as an 80 kg person.
    Landscape: A pyramidal shaped hill 600 feet (180 m) wide at the base and 100 feet (30 m) high would weigh about a million tons.
    Computer: A display resolution of 1,280 by 800 pixels contains 1,024,000 pixels.
    Money: A USD bill of any denomination weighs 1 gram. There are 454 grams in a pound. One million $1 bills would weigh in at 2,204.62 pounds, or just over 1 ton.

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    3. All this talk about a million is driving the loons nuts.

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  29. Crawford has his team of 10 followers making the hits by closing and reopening. Actually putting them on payroll to do this all day long for the last several months. This is how The Tattler is getting their million hits. Kind of what Obama is going to do with his votes being cast by dead people.

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    1. I hear the Tattler has set up a hit factory in Bangladesh. The people are forced to make hits all the ding dong day.

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    2. unlike you, poster poser, John Crawford has integrity and would not dream of such a thing. How ugly your mind is. Voter registration fraud has nothing to do with this blog and off topic shill.

      I imagine the truth to you, is akin to pearls before swine, beat feet you oinker. I glean that his success is twisting your gut. Tattlers cannot be bought, but someone like you would not understand that.

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  30. Congratulations to John from concerned citizens in Los Alamitos, home of the bad trash contract that Sandy Levin helped to illegally award, which was later proven to be WRONG in civil court.

    Levin continues to be the city attorney of Los Alamitos despite being wrong more times than she is right. Its apparent that she can count to 3.

    Keep the light of truth shining on your elected officials and hired staff!

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    1. You are very welcome here, Los Al. Please visit us often and keep us posted on the criminal activity there. I know the racetrack got some bad publicity with Mexican gang horse owners, they cleaned them out of Los Alamitos....but the scandal in your city with Levin and her gang is far worse. It is far worse.

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    2. Take some comfort in the fact that Levin may be on her way out. Colantuono and Levin seems to work a game where one of them does the bidding of the state or private developers, against the wishes of the majority of the residents in the town the law firm serves, and then when public ire hits a peak, they substitute a different member of their law firm, and it starts again. So Sierra Madre had Colantuono until he facilitated development of the hillsides, then Levin until she played one too many dirty tricks with a Prop 218 process, and now the new one, Highsmith. See, they shuffle around.

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    3. @4:43 -

      Interesting that you mentioned dirty tricks with prop 218: there is a condition in the trash contract where the hauler pays $75,000.00 in sales tax each and every year, even if they fall short of $7.5 million in annual point-of-sales that would generate $450,000 for the state and $75,000 for Los Alamitos.

      Since there are virtually no point-of-sales in the city, this illegal tax that Mayor Troy Edgar and Sandie Levin cooked up is in blatant violation of prop 218. This novel tax was so innovative that Mayor Edgar continually bragged about it saying that other cities want to copy his tax model. But at end of the day, it is still a tax and need to put to the people for their vote. Thanks to Sandie Levin the citizens were deprived of their rights to vote on this tax.

      You can bet that she used her position as the legal expert to fool the people in Los Alamitos.

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    4. That is why Colantuono and Levin make the big bucks. They break laws so venal elected officials can better ripoff the taxpayers.

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    5. @5:25.

      Good points all, but you are being far too kind.

      If the "makeup" in the contract is not a sales tax (since it is not collected by the BOE, it can't be a sales and use tax) The it can be either:

      1) Prop 218 violation
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      2) good old fashioned graft

      If not (1) then it must be (2), but then who was the graft artist?

      Here it gets interesting. The indemnity clause was changed from the one in the RFQ (boilerplate) to one that stated CDS would pay for all defense, even if the cause of action was wrongdoing in the award of the contract. These changes are why CDS had to pay hundreds of thousands of dollars for the lawsuit (the Plaintiff's bills and the City of Los Al).

      Graft can take two forms. In the first form it is a bribe, in the second it is extortion. If this is not a violation of Prop 218, then it is either a bribe or extortion, the only question is which. That can only be determined by looking at all the drafts of the contracts to see when it first appears. If the item first appears in the contract and it is from the city, it is extortion. If the item appears and it is from the trash hauler, it is a bribe.

      Then the question is, what was Levin thinking? Did she not understand that sales and use tax can only be collected by the BOE? If that is the case, then how can her firm state that they are qualified to help cities if they don't even have a basic knowledge of how the tax code and sales and use taxes work? If she understood that this couldn't be a sales and use tax, the did she think that she could create a tax that was being paid by every ratepayer of X dollars per year and NOT have it voted on? Does Levin NOT understand how Prop 218 disallows that? Finally, if she knew the sales and use tax law, and also understood Prop 218, then did she think that it was acceptable to enshrine the graft into the contract, and did she expect it to fly without anyone noticing? In that last case, does she really think she is the smartest person in the room?

      These two examples have only to do with the trash contract, but when it comes to Levin there are far more examples of her not doing what is best or right. For instance, what happens when a City Council gives their attorney direction by a majority vote in Council, and the City Attorney chooses to NOT follow that direction? What if the attorney only had to write a cover letter to a document they already created and then send that to a prosecuting authority and was instructed by the City Council to do just that, and then choose to ignore that instruction? Is that insubordination? Because Levin has done that too in Los Al.

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  32. Hip hip hooray!!! I am crying so happy, such hard work, Big hugs to you and the one who must have two PHD's, hugs to the Tatts

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  33. Cant wait for the 1 trillion hits celebration in the year 3030.

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  34. You know what they say. The first million is the hardest.

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  35. I think crawford's come a long way. He's given up the corny pen name, improved his writing (though it's still a bit heavy on 'us v.s. them' Armageddon phrasing, the cartoon are consistently clever, and he's proven fair to those who disagree rationally even though some of his disciples are a bit whiny. It's a good thing Crawford lost that election so severely because he's doing the community much more effective service here. Well done, young grasshopper.

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    1. He did not lose the election severely. I like Sir Eric, Armageddon? the cartoons, not cartoon. Disciples? Grasshopper? His writing always has been and will continue to be brilliant, insightful, groundbreaking.

      He has friends.

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    2. John does indeed have friends. And a good family. The guy's a success.

      I think if someone were to act like a "disciple" around him, he'd get away from them as fast as possible.

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    3. You're funny 4:46. Sir Eric/Crawford/the Mod is a very independent fellow, a politically involved person not easily pigeonholed with any of the labels of the day. And the regular readers and posters of the blog are about as uniform as a herd of cats. That's one of the reasons the debates are so lively, the discussions so healthy. Every political perspective you can think of is represented.

      Also a reason advertising would be a big flop, imho. What would these civically engaged locals have in common that someone would want to sell us? Would people who read this blog really be susceptible to the tired old tricks of advertising?

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  36. Hail Hamilton's column this week in the Looney Views News is plagiarized.

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    1. Please say from what - I really don't want to have to try to find that paper.

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    2. Go to Google and type in "We didn't have the 'green thing' back then." That's what Hail's column is this week, and he published under his own name like he wrote it.

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    3. OMG! I did, I typed in "We didn't have the 'green thing' back then." Turns out Hail's entire column is based on J. K. Rowling's commencement address. Hail, you're a fraud! Makes one wonder just how many of his other columns are taken from the words of others.

      Mountain Views News staff regularly read the Tattler. Somebody ought to tell the Editor that she's been giving a plagerizer column space.

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  37. more shenanigans by the firm Lackie, Dammeier & McGill -

    http://ocpoliticsblog.com/fired-cop-who-works-for-union-lawyers-falsely-accused-jim-righeimer-of-dui/


    Costa Mesa Mayor Pro Tem Jim Righeimer “was given a sobriety test outside his home Wednesday evening after a caller told Costa Mesa police that the councilman had been driving recklessly,” according to the O.C. Register.
    “I have no doubt in my mind that the labor unions that we’re fighting in this city are behind it,” Righeimer told ABC News.
    Jennifer Muir, spokeswoman for the Orange County Employees Assn., and a former newspaper reporter, told the L.A. Times that “Righeimer was unjustified in pointing the finger at unions. “It’s absolutely not credible,” Muir said. “He has no reason to say this except to make a political point.”
    But the caller identified himself to a police dispatcher as Chris Lanzillo, according to a tape of the call obtained Friday by the Daily Pilot using a state public records request. A Google search listed a “Chris Lanzillo” as a fired Riverside police officer and linked him to the Upland law firm of Lackie, Dammeier & McGill. The firm had represented the Costa Mesa Police Association until late this week, according to the O.C. Register.

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    1. Should anything like this happen in Sierra Madre the SMPD should be immediately dismissed.

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  38. Hail, that "green thing" has been a forward, forward, forward on the internet for years. Do you think all the readers of the Mt. View News are that stupid to not call you out? At least you could have given credit to the writer.

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    1. I have an article ready to go, and it will post at 6AM tomorrow morning.

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    2. To paraphrase a Chuck Norris joke:
      The Tattler doesn't sleep,
      He just waits (to publish at 6 AM.)

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    3. With the proofreading skills of the paper's owner, it is entirely possible that the original author's name was somewhere on the article, but was deleted for space or something. I kid you not, that's the level of attention to detail that goes on there, when there's no one else to do the job for the owner.

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    4. The legal owner of the paper is the Dunn family. Until Susan pays them the $38K owed in the Court judgement she is only an illegal squatter there.

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    5. Sorry then, 10:41, because Katina Dunn would never let that sloppy work go on. I was just saying 'owner' so I didn't have to type that old con's name, Henderson. Henderson is famous for being a bad writer and a worse editor.

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  39. Yay, Tattler! Welcome to the millionaire's club!

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    1. Getting richer everyday, though I'm not sure where I can spend all of those hit credits. Thanks Sage.

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