Mike Thorn 
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Re: “A Look at Who is Financing Oakland City Council Candidates

while i'm not really a fan of lynette gibson mcelhaney, it's interesting that noni session doesn't appear to get the same scrutiny when it comes to fundraising...

Posted by Mike Thorn on 10/05/2016 at 3:24 PM

Re: “Radically Sharing Temescal

the omni is a cool place that does great and interesting things, but let's be honest--artist spaces like this take part in driving that gentrification train despite their best intentions. to deny that is to be delusional. i appreciate their efforts to minimize that impact, however.

also, i'm assuming gabriela laz, owner of rise above, is a recent oakland/temescal resident--otherwise she would know that her building/that corner has been on the demo/redevelopment block for about a decade.

8 likes, 3 dislikes
Posted by Mike Thorn on 01/21/2015 at 10:41 AM

Re: “Pleasures of the Flesh-Free

you could eat here, but why would you when nature vegetarian is down the street and light years better without the weird supreme master cult.

Posted by Mike Thorn on 11/13/2014 at 10:30 AM

Re: “Chef Change at Picán: Uong Out, Sapirman In

as someone from the south, florida isn't the south.

6 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by Mike Thorn on 09/23/2014 at 10:06 AM

Re: “Port Staff Recommend Moving Forward with New Waterfront Ballpark at Howard Terminal for the Oakland A's

yo seriously, f*ck lew wolff--sell the team, and lets get back to ruling the west... OAKLAND (also, for good measure, f' the giants)

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Posted by Mike Thorn on 03/14/2014 at 5:28 PM

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