Tag Archive | "city of Colorado Springs"

City must work to ignore those donkeys of delusion

Thursday, February 7, 2013


All cities face challenges at some point in their history. Fire destroyed much of San Francisco, Katrina drowned New Orleans and a 1900 hurricane leveled Galveston. War ravaged Beirut, Dresden and St Petersburg. The Black Plague decimated London, and more than a thousand famines have swept through Chinese cities. We dread the four horsemen of […]

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The Dougster’s baaaaack!

Wednesday, August 5, 2009

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Just when you might have thought that Douglas Bruce had retreated quietly from politics, perhaps happily ensconced in some palatial, Mandarin era residence along the Bund in Shanghai, he’s baaaaack!!! Here’s the scoop, such as it is, on the latest Bruce/city kerfuffle. The ol’ tax cutter took out petitions during May of this year, intent […]

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Spring Break!

Friday, March 13, 2009

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We received this hopeful press release yesterday afternoon from the City of Colorado Springs.  Further comment seems … well, superfluous. It’s not Daytona Beach, but this Spring Break is just as fun … and it’s FREE It’s Spring Break, and kids are out of school looking for something to do. In these tough economic times, […]

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