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Leon, I believe you are making this garbage up as you go along. In 1972 my husband and I bought a house. At that time my husband was making slightly more than average income, about 13,000.00. The house we bought was only 22,000.00, about the average for a single story 3 bed, 2 bath ranch home in the Phoenix area. We did not have 2 incomes because I, like most of my female friends, was a stay at home mom. While you are right that most singles lived in apartments, most couples were in the exact same place my husband and I were. Now, it was much easier for my kids to get their houses, but it was not nearly as impossible as you imply for those of us who bought in the 70's.7 months ago
As the mom of teenage girls I am so glad that both of my girls prefer not to wear this type of clothing, but for a while it seemed that that was the biggest option available at most shops. I am a plus sized woman and they were even marketing this style in my size. NO THANKS. It is all about setting limits and saying no, I do not approve.
Larry Walden, you are another subject altogether. Rape is about power, not sexuality!!! Otherwise you would not have 4year old or ninety-four year old victims, and we do. Please stop putting blame on the victims and place it on those who commit the crime!10 months ago
Bingo6, there are so many more problems than just gas mileage.
1. They are smaller than the buses they are replacing, so you will need more buses to carry the same number of students.
2.Their design has the driver sitting lower than the students, and the student seat backs are high. What this means is that the driver is carrying a load of students that they can't see. On a special needs bus this means we can't see if a child may be having a seizure or some other medical emergency. If we have a monitor on the bus, they can only see the children directly around them.
3. With the amount of large windows all around, they are basically a green house on wheels. And because of the design of the seats, even when the A/C is on high it doesn't circulate down in the seats where the smaller children sit.
4. It's just heartwarming to see Ron gushing about the money he's saving while the rest of the fleet is falling apart. Preventative maintenance is a joke. He hasn't learned that if you fix the small things before they become major malfunctions then the older buses would last longer and we wouldn't need so many replacements.
Apr 25, 2012
I know both of these families, the Petersons and the Kabricks, and as much as I would like to think they were doing this for the right reasons I do believe ofuque2 hit the nail on the head!Jul 20, 2011
Leon, have you ever actually been to downtown Mesa? That is the area of Main Street bordered by Mesa Drive and Country Club. Because when I was there I saw none of what you mentioned. The sidewalks in this area are definitely wide enough to allow for pedestrians, the restaurants are fantastic and have indoor and outdoor seating, and thanks to new vendors who are bringing new ideas to the area I predict the area will become quite vibrant within the next few years.May 20, 2011
I am thrilled to hear this. My son Michael had her last year and she is an amazing lady, going above and beyond to help all of her students achieve.Oct 3, 2010
This is prop 420 because Brady and Mayor Smith are hoping Mesa voters are stoned enough to fund giving corporate welfare to people who have more money than god. And this for a team who couldn't win the World Series if they were playing unopposed.
p.s. 420 is a slang term for pot, therefore the stoned reference.Sep 22, 2010