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So Long Reno

Not much blogging has been going on here for a lot of reasons; one of which explains why I’m leaving Reno soon. Some of you may have noticed my growing interest in government transparency, egovernment, online organizing, and online civic participation as I participated in projects like TwitterVoteReport (returning soon for the 2o1o midterm elections) [...]

Watch Out for The Parking Police River Festival Contestants

Consider this a warning. The Reno Police Department is taking parking A LOT more seriously this year. So much seriously that they are enforcing the 2 hour parking rule in the lot in Barbara Bennett Park (across the street from Wingfield Park–something they really didn’t enforce in years past. So let this be a warning [...]

RINO BS Campaign Mailers Targeting Brian Sandoval

Download now or preview on posterous BSmailers.pdf (1312 KB) Several reporters and cialis overnight shipping usa pharmacy bloggers have been receiving campaign mailers targeting Republican gubernatorial candidate Brian Sandoval.  Who is "A. Republican?"  Is he or she a Republican supporting Gibbons or Reid?  Is he or she a Democrat supporting Reid?  Does he or she just really hate Brian Sandoval?  [...]

Just Me and Ken Layne Like Wonkette

For some reason I wanted to preserve this for posterity. After Ken Layne, I'm the second person to "Like" Wonkette on Facebook. Posted via email from MyrnaTheMinx’s posterous

Mitch McConnell, I Mean Frank Luntz, I Mean Mitch McConnell

See Mitch McConnell rely exclusively on Republican pollster Frank Luntz’s talking points to argue against regulation that would PREVENT future “Big Bank Bailouts.” But don’t let the paxil for sale truth get in the way there, Mitch.

Latest Nevada Politician to Embarass Himself (Again), Assemblyman Ty Cobb

“Just a bunch of guys messing around.” Really Assemblyman Ty Cobb? Are you in high school? DayPortPlayer.newPlayer({articleID:”7528″,playerInstanceID:”0A49490D-27DB-8F26-F969-CB32D156F8F8″,domain:”krnv.web.entriq.net”});

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President Obama Healthcare Speech at George Mason University

President Obama spoke at my alma mater George Mason University on March 19th about health care reform. Watch it!

Dear Senator Ensign, RESIGN

A federal grand jury has issued subpoenas to a Republican campaign committee and companies in Nevada in a probe of Sen. John Ensign of levitra the pill Nevada, who has been under scrutiny for his efforts to find lobbying work for the husband of his former mistress. It’s time. Seriously. It’s over. Just do it. Give it up. [...]

Progressive Candidates, Campaigners, and Activists: Attend Camp Wellstone

Download now or preview on posterous CampWellstone.pdf (74 KB) Educate, Advocate, Organize!  Attend Camp Wellstone in Las Vegas April 16-18 Wellstone Action is a national center for training and leadership development in the progressive movement.  Founded in January 2003, Wellstone Action's mission is ignite leadership in people and power in communities to win change in [...]

Tea Party Doesn’t Endorse Tea Party of Nevada Candidate?

Eric Odom of TaxTeaParty.com and Liberty First PAC isn’t happy about Tea Party of Nevada’s candidate in the governor’s race, Scott Ashjian. Odom has published a poll asking if Ashjian should withdraw from the race. And in the accompanying blog post Odom questions Ashjian Tea Party Movement credentials: “I believe the fact that Ashjian is [...]

Don’t Miss NCET’s eWeek Events

Celebrating and Encouraging Nevada's Entrepreneurs Visit NCET's eWeek website for a list of events and RSVP information 2010 eWeek Reno – Schedule of Events – March 6 – 14 RSVP 2010 eWeek Las Vegas About eWeek eWeek Planning Sessions 2009 Las Vegas eWeek – Feb 23 – 27 2009 Reno eWeek – March 7 – [...]

Attend an Open House for Entrepreneurs by SilverSky Group and generic viagra uk online pharmacy NCET

Download now or preview on posterous 402_BeanstalkNNBW_8.5×11.pdf (1953 KB) In support of no prescription cheap propecia NCET, SilverSky Group LLC is hosting an Open House and Q&A sessionat its Longley Lane office, March 9th, from 5:30pm until 7:30pm. This is your chance to ask a group of professionals what it takes to start and maintain a start-up/small business venture. [...]

Attend an Open House for Entrepreneurs by SilverSky Group and NCET

Download now or preview on posterous 402_BeanstalkNNBW_8.5×11.pdf (1953 KB) In support of NCET, SilverSky Group LLC is hosting an Open House and Q&A sessionat its Longley Lane office, March 9th, from 5:30pm until 7:30pm. This is your chance to ask a group of professionals what it takes to start and maintain a start-up/small business venture. [...]

Meet Keynote Speaker Erin Kotecki Vest, @QueenofSpain

We totally lucked out this year! As many of you know, I help organize the Nevada Interactive Media Summit each year, and this year, we were able to convince Erin Kotecki Vest to be our keynote speaker. Erin will also be the social media keynote at the Reynolds School of Journalism’s Jweek. Believe me, you [...]