It’s amazing what a little recall will do. Suddenly, Gov. Gavin “I’m all about science” Newsom is pushing for the faster elimination of mask wearing in California -- perhaps as early as June 15. At least that’s what he told Fox LA’s Elex Michaelson on Tuesday. He said he … [Read more...] about Sherman R. Frederick: The governor’s no mask epiphany
The Rev. Thomas Nibbe Sunday, May 9, 2021 @ 11:00 a.m.MOTHER'S DAY On this very special day we acknowledge the role our mothers have had in our lives. Our moms have loved us and shown us how to love ourselves and others. Our mothers are those who have prepared … [Read more...] about Tom Nibbe Sermon: Mother’s Day
Sherman R. Frederick Marinscope What’s going on at the Novato Unified School District? They first announced that they must -- must! -- close an elementary school. They put everyone through the pain of picking one to kill off, and then when the selection is finished they reverse course and now … [Read more...] about Commentary: Is the Novato Unified School District failing?
If Gov. Gavin Newsom gets recalled, blame the French Laundry affair. The governor attended a birthday party there (with lobbyists no less) after ordering everyone else to mask up and socially distance. The moral of that story is voters hate a hypocrite. And, Gov. Newsom compounded the … [Read more...] about Commentary: How do you feel about Gov. Caitlyn?
Of all the modern presidents, the one that made the most sense to me about immigration is … wait for it … George W. Bush. Now I know “W” wasn’t exactly everyone’s cup of tea, but hear me out. President Bush articulated a sensible policy that embraced the long standing American ideal … [Read more...] about Commentary: A little order at the border
(A note from the Rev. Thomas Nibbe: “You are most welcome to join us for the series of Sunday's on the Book of Ezekiel at 9:45 a.m. @ Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 1165 Seville Drive in Pacifica, CA. Lutheran Coffee will be served by all attending. Before, go to "marinscope" and "marin local … [Read more...] about Thomas Nibbe Sermon: The One who is within you
Sunday, April 18, 2021 @ 9:45 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. The Rev. Thomas Nibbe "...when all this comes true---and it surely will---then they will know that a prophet has been among them..." (Ezekiel 33:33) "...when we pray to God we must be seeking nothing---nothing... we should … [Read more...] about Nibbe Sermon: Ezekiel on Steroids
In case you missed it, 69% of Marin folk are now vaccinated. The news comes from County Supervisor Damon Connolly's chatty newsletter, which I enjoy reading. Here's the opening blurb, which gives us the good news. Dear Friends, As of April 13, over 69% of Marin residents over 16 have received … [Read more...] about Commentary: Here’s good news, 69% of Mariners are now vaccinated
Sherman R. Frederick/Publisher I don’t know why it’s taking so long to admit that we have an unmanaged crisis on our southern border. The new administration’s immigration policy (whatever in the world it is?) hasn’t fixed a thing, as illustrated by the brutal picture at the top of this … [Read more...] about Nightmare on the border
A funny thing happened at a Palo Alto Council meeting: Somebody blurted out the truth. It happened during a discussion on homelessness in the ultra-rich progressive town in which leaders were scolded for not doing enough to help. There are about 300 homeless people in Palo Alto, homeless … [Read more...] about Commentary: Cities fear ‘if you build homeless shelters, more will come’