Tom Fulks

Tom Fulks

The New Way for many local conservatives: political fear and loathing

Years ago, San Luis Obispo County residents tried to think well of a person even if they disagreed with him or her. Now there’s the New Way, which requires insulting people with whom we disagree, attacking not their beliefs, words or votes, but them — personally — via hate radio, partisan websites, online comments on news sites, commentary below this column. Agreeing to disagree is weakness.

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This 94-year-old former school and city hall in Pismo soon could be a fire station

Pismo Beach is considering repurposing its old City Hall building on Bello Street, which has been vacant since 1995. The 94-year-old building could be turned into a new fire station.
Kaytlyn Leslie The Tribune
This 94-year-old former school and city hall in Pismo soon could be a fire station 1:11

This 94-year-old former school and city hall in Pismo soon could be a fire station

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How to make a sweet, tangy sesame salad

Car chase ends with crash in Pismo Beach 0:19

Car chase ends with crash in Pismo Beach

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Experience 'epic' downhill skiing in the Sierra