The Oracle Speaks

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[captionpix imgsrc=”http://sdrostra.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/john-tj.jpg” captiontext=”John Nienstedt, President of Competitive Edge, and T.J. Zane, President & CEO of The Lincoln Club of San Diego County, at the Lincoln Club’s Election Night Reception. Photo by: Melissa Jacobs”] Politics & Media Mashup I worked on a campaign with local pollster John Nienstedt a couple years ago and after he explained in a group email – a …

TONIGHT: Lincoln Club Election Reception at US Grant

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Mayor Jerry Sanders, Kevin Faulconer, Jan Goldsmith, Steve Danon, Scott Sherman, Ray Ellis, Pamela Bensoussan and Others Confirmed   MEDIA ADVISORY SAN DIEGO: The Lincoln Club of San Diego County is hosting an election night reception tonight at 8:30PM at The US Grant in the Palm Court (326 Broadway, San Diego). There will be a press patch. Numerous speakers are scheduled …

Election Night Blog to Stream Live on Three Websites

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 Journalists, political pundits and others from Rostra, CityBeat and OB Rag will post throughout the evening from multiple locations CLICK FOR THE LIVE BLOG SAN DIEGO: San Diego Rostra will participate in a live blog on Tuesday night with San Diego CityBeat and the OB Rag. What is a live blog?  Organizer Dave Maass of CityBeat says: “It’s essentially a beefed up online public chat …

Fletcher Wins Race For Most Klout

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Politics & Media Mashup I wrote a post six months ago comparing the Klout scores of San Diego mayoral candidates, council members and a few others who know their way around Facebook and Twitter. It generated a little buzz. Tony Krvaric, Todd Gloria and others compared their scores on Twitter. Former U-T San Diego columnist Tom Blair mentioned the post in …

Judicial Candidate David Berry Enjoys Giving Back

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[captionpix imgsrc=”http://sdrostra.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/Berry-headshot-color.jpg” captiontext=”David Berry”] David Berry learned the value of community service in high school while teaching children how to swim as a volunteer with the American Red Cross and later as a volunteer coach with the Special Olympics in college. “I can’t tell you what it felt like to teach a child confined to a wheelchair how to swim,” …

Last Major San Diego Mayoral Debate Mashup

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The San Diego Association of REALTORS® (SDAR), San Diego County Taxpayers Association and The Lincoln Club of San Diego County hosted today’s debate at the Town and Country Resort and Conference Center. SDAR wants to thank all of the candidates for a spirited debate, the 500 or so people who filled the ballroom and those of you who watched and …