[Mpls] Ward 9 Council Race

2005-07-19 Thread Dan McGrath
... Sorry if this appears more than once. Several submission attempts appeared to fail.. Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.subversivepictures.com http://www.smokeoutgary.org REMINDERS: 1. Be civil! Please read the NEW RULES at http://www.e-democracy.org/rules. If you think a member is in violation

Re: [Mpls] Sea Salt, Signage, Neiman

2005-07-19 Thread Dan McGrath
lug their suitcases another block to the Minnehaha Falls concession stand?) Not much tourism was evident last Monday - visitation at the Falls was fairly light. Dan McGrath http://www.subversivepictures.com http://www.smokeoutgary.org REMINDERS: 1. Be civil! Please read the NEW RULES at http

[Mpls] Ward 9 Council Race

2005-07-20 Thread Dan McGrath
the constituents who elected them. Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.subversivepictures.com http://www.smokeoutgary.org REMINDERS: 1. Be civil! Please read the NEW RULES at http://www.e-democracy.org/rules. If you think a member is in violation, contact the list manager at [EMAIL PROTECTED] before

Re: [Mpls] Re: Political events in the City of Minneapolis

2005-07-27 Thread Dan McGrath
Dave Shegstad's campaign (City Council Ward 9) is holding a fund raiser at Molly Quinns on Lake St. at 6:00 PM, Thursday. Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.shegstad.us - Original Message - From: Tim Bonham [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: mpls@mnforum.org Sent: Wednesday, July 27, 2005 2:15 PM

Re: [Mpls] Rybak campaign: McLaughlin sold vote

2005-08-03 Thread Dan McGrath
Rybak, how about getting the cops paid for first, and worry about all the other goodies with what's left? Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.smokeoutgary.org http://www.subversivepictures.com REMINDERS: 1. Be civil! Please read the NEW RULES at http://www.e-democracy.org/rules. If you think a member

Re: [Mpls] Help update the master Minneapolis candidate list

2005-08-04 Thread Dan McGrath
was performed today at 2:35 PM by someone with the IP address 63.228.6.203 I've corrected it. Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.smokeoutgary.org http://www.subversivepictures.com - Original Message - From: Steven Clift [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: mpls@mnforum.org Sent: Thursday, August 04, 2005 7:09

Re: [Mpls] Smoking Ban Politics

2005-08-04 Thread Dan McGrath
Minnesotans oppose the smoking ban. Look at the latest Strib poll. 63% want either a partial or total repeal of the Hennepin County ban. 36% want to keep the ban as is. 46% want a total repeal. Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.smokeoutgary.org http://www.subversivepictures.com REMINDERS: 1

Re: [Mpls] City council politics

2005-08-06 Thread Dan McGrath
and smokers are expendable. That kind of arrogance is going to earn one a few critics. Disclaimer: This post is my own personal opinion, and should in no way be construed to be representative of the Dave Shegstad for City Council campaign. Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.smokeoutgary.org http

Re: [Mpls] 9th Ward Signs

2005-08-08 Thread Dan McGrath
to be safe, everyone wants a voice, as examples. He intends to work with everyone. This post is my own personal opinion, and should not be construed to be representative of the Dave Shegstad for City Council campaign. Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.shegstad.us I have seen a lot of signs

Re: [Mpls] SHEGSTAD...glbt issues?

2005-08-09 Thread Dan McGrath
loyalties lay. Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.shegstad.us REMINDERS: 1. Be civil! Please read the NEW RULES at http://www.e-democracy.org/rules. If you think a member is in violation, contact the list manager at [EMAIL PROTECTED] before continuing it on the list. 2. Don't feed the troll

Re: [Mpls] RE: Shegstad

2005-08-10 Thread Dan McGrath
who deserve to be heard. Shegstad has pledged to listen to all voices, not just the ones with the right party connections. Shegstad is trying to tell people that all parties are welcome at his table. Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.shegstad.us REMINDERS: 1. Be civil! Please read the NEW RULES

Re: [Mpls] RE: Shegstad

2005-08-11 Thread Dan McGrath
site. 1+2+3 = Dave Shegstad wants to stomp on liberals, and hit Muslims with brass knuckles. Wait. Huh? Wow. I must have missed something. My calendar keeps insiting that it's August... Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.shegstad.us He's Shegadelic, baby. REMINDERS: 1. Be civil! Please read

Re: [Mpls] KFAI candidate lists and profiles

2005-08-19 Thread Dan McGrath
I don't think KFAI made much of an effort to contact candidates about this otherwise really neat feature. I just recently stumbled across it, and Dave Shegstad's recorded audio message will be appearing there soon. Prior to my notice of it, our campaign staff was unaware of the feature. Dan

Re: [Mpls] Sister Sludge/MeloGlaze, government at work

2005-08-19 Thread Dan McGrath
the payments on their new palace, huh? Do it on the backs of the poor, and small businesses, just like the rest of our government does. This post is my own, personal opinion, and shouldn't be construed to represent the Dave Shegstad for City Council Campaign. Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.shegstad.us

Re: [Mpls] Sister Sludge/MeloGlaze, government at work

2005-08-20 Thread Dan McGrath
are, then. Why does the Park Board want to give land away for private school kids to play football, and at the same time hike up the rates seven times for poor kids to play football? Why are these kids still waiting to gear up for practice? Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.shegstad.us REMINDERS: 1

Re: [Mpls] Question on Dans Post-

2005-08-21 Thread Dan McGrath
for the kids of East-Phillips. Anyone else interested in pitching in to help East-Phillips kids play football, please contact me off-list. My own personal opinion, Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.shegstad.us REMINDERS: 1. Be civil! Please read the NEW RULES at http://www.e-democracy.org/rules

Re: [Mpls] Denial of Block permit

2005-08-22 Thread Dan McGrath
the permit, and hopes everyone has a good time on the 15th, regardless of the outcome. Dan McGrath Longfellow Communications, Dave Shegstad for City Council http://www.shegstad.us REMINDERS: 1. Be civil! Please read the NEW RULES at http://www.e-democracy.org/rules. If you think a member

Re: [Mpls] question for Dan on Dave?

2005-08-22 Thread Dan McGrath
, a 3 minute audio statement, and a transcript of that statement. It touches on several issues, and is sure to be of interest to residents of Ward 9. Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.shegstad.us REMINDERS: 1. Be civil! Please read the NEW RULES at http://www.e-democracy.org/rules. If you think

[Mpls] Graffiti and Gang Violence

2005-08-23 Thread Dan McGrath
vote here. That's why I'll vote for Shegstad. He understands and supports working people, because he is a working person. Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.shegstad.us REMINDERS: 1. Be civil! Please read the NEW RULES at http://www.e-democracy.org/rules. If you think a member is in violation

Re: [Mpls] Graffitti again

2005-08-24 Thread Dan McGrath
of spray paint. They aren't taking a bus from Mall of America to plaster garages with gang signs. Maybe it makes us feel better to think that it's those darn suburbanites (and it's harmless, though annoying), but that's just sticking our collective heads in the sand. Dan McGrath Longfellow http

[Mpls] Schiff Levels Unsubstantiated Charges at Shegstad Campaign

2005-08-24 Thread Dan McGrath
guess I was wrong. Dan McGrath Longfellow Communications, Dave Shegstad for City Council http://www.shegstad.us REMINDERS: 1. Be civil! Please read the NEW RULES at http://www.e-democracy.org/rules. If you think a member is in violation, contact the list manager at [EMAIL PROTECTED] before

[Mpls] A serious problem with stopping crime

2005-08-30 Thread Dan McGrath
in our neighborhood, and threatened Shegstad with arrest for trying to stop it! Shegstad filed a complaint with Internal Affairs, and contacted the Mayor. The Mayor's office is investigating. Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.shegstad.us REMINDERS: 1. Be civil! Please read the NEW RULES

Re: [Mpls] A serious problem with stopping crime

2005-09-05 Thread Dan McGrath
breakdown in the police's ability to do their jobs. Are we on our own? Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.shegstad.us REMINDERS: 1. Be civil! Please read the NEW RULES at http://www.e-democracy.org/rules. If you think a member is in violation, contact the list manager at [EMAIL PROTECTED] before

Re: [Mpls] GetBob Candidate Fair conflicts with the Park Board Meeting?

2005-09-08 Thread Dan McGrath
. GetBOB did their part. I really hope people make more of an effort leading up to the general election. If not, our democracy is in trouble. Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.shegstad.us The scheduling conflict is my fault - a gigantic oversight on my part in the early planning of this forum. I've

Re: [Mpls] Rybak retort to Minneapolis Police Federation

2005-09-08 Thread Dan McGrath
parks in good condition, and keep them open and accessible. Keep books and staff in our libraries. Hold taxes to a level that working and retired people can afford to keep their homes. Then, If there's any time and/or money left, do the fun, glamorous stuff. Do your duty to the basics first! Dan

Re: [Mpls] A serious problem with stopping crime

2005-09-11 Thread Dan McGrath
need more cops, but more important is how they are deployed, and utilized. Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.shegstad.us REMINDERS: 1. Be civil! Please read the NEW RULES at http://www.e-democracy.org/rules. If you think a member is in violation, contact the list manager at [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: [Mpls] Re: Mpls Digest, Vol 21, Issue 25 - Stopping Crime

2005-09-12 Thread Dan McGrath
. This is the policy handed down from the chief of police. Changes are needed. Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.shegstad.us - Original Message - From: Dave Garland [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: mpls@mnforum.org Sent: Monday, September 12, 2005 1:58 AM Subject: [Mpls] Re: Mpls Digest, Vol 21, Issue 25

Re: [Mpls] Feels Like Low Turnout

2005-09-13 Thread Dan McGrath
Was voter 58 at 11:10 am. It was also very lonely there. At least no one can use long lines as an excuse to not participate in our democracy. On my way to vote for Shegstad, Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.shegstad.us REMINDERS: 1. Be civil! Please read the NEW RULES at http://www.e

Re: [Mpls] Here's your (nearly) finals

2005-09-13 Thread Dan McGrath
that from his campaign will come an option for better representation, and common sense in the general election come November. A statement from Dave Shegstad will be forthcoming on the website at http://www.shegstad.us Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.smokeoutgary.org http://www.shegstad.us

Re: [Mpls] Here's your (nearly) finals

2005-09-14 Thread Dan McGrath
To whom will the Shegstadites go? That depends entirely on Bicking, I think. If he can convince us that he will be a true representative, putting the desires of his constituents above partisan and special interest politics, myself, and other Shegstad supporters may swing his way. Dan McGrath

Re: [Mpls] Dan on Dave and Gary...will the real ward 9 please stand up!

2005-09-15 Thread Dan McGrath
additional endorsements, but most parties don't cross endorse (which he wasn't aware of at the outset). Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.shegstad.us REMINDERS: 1. Be civil! Please read the NEW RULES at http://www.e-democracy.org/rules. If you think a member is in violation, contact the list

Re: [Mpls] development planning

2005-09-15 Thread Dan McGrath
.co.hennepin.mn.us/cfrs/welcome.do I also found his expenditures kind of interesting, paying almost $5,000 to himself for a computer, cell phone bills, travel, a new printer, and other reimbursements. Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.smokeoutgary.org REMINDERS: 1. Be civil! Please read the NEW

Re: [Mpls] Six Budgets?

2005-10-05 Thread Dan McGrath
to support everything Rybak has said yes to. Perhaps the mayor and I have a different idea of which services constitute basic services. I was thinking emergency services, roads, lights and water are basic services. Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.smokeoutgary.org REMINDERS: 1. Be civil! Please

[Mpls] News Release - Dave Shegstad Announces Write-In Campaign

2005-10-11 Thread Dan McGrath
his website at www.shegstad.us. Dave Shegstad for City Council Campaign Committee 3604 Minnehaha Ave So. Minneapolis, MN 55406 612-532-5394 http://www.shegstad.us ### Dan McGrath Communications, Dave Shegstad for City Council http://www.shegstad.us Longfellow REMINDERS: 1. Be civil! Please read

Re: [Mpls] RE: Another DT restaurant closes

2005-10-19 Thread Dan McGrath
in place to protect), and everyone who has the guts to make their own decisions. The price of progress, right? My own elected city representative has been heard to say, bowlers and smokers are expendable Seems to be a common attitude among the progressive elite. Dan McGrath Longfellow http

Re: [Mpls] Will never again darken the Door of Molly Quinn's

2005-10-24 Thread Dan McGrath
.) as referenced in the Air Contaminant Standard (29 CFR 1910.1000)...It would be very rare to find a workplace with so much smoking that any individual PEL would be exceeded. Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.shegstad.us REMINDERS: 1. Be civil! Please read the NEW RULES at http://www.e-democracy.org/rules

[Mpls] Lavender Covers Ward 9

2005-10-27 Thread Dan McGrath
Pretty good coverage of the Ward 9 race. I give Lavender much credit. This is better coverage of the ward 9 city council race than I have seen in our community papers. http://www.lavendermagazine.com/artman/publish/article_1535.php Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.shegstad.us REMINDERS: 1

Re: [Mpls] Restaurants save $$ by not having to scrub ceilings with TSP

2005-10-28 Thread Dan McGrath
a reminder of the damage caused in Bloomington... http://www.kmsp.com/news/story.asp?1648510 Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.shegstad.us REMINDERS: 1. Be civil! Please read the NEW RULES at http://www.e-democracy.org/rules. If you think a member is in violation, contact the list manager

Re: [Mpls] Hooters to Block E?

2005-11-03 Thread Dan McGrath
for surviving in Minneapolis. Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.shegstad.us REMINDERS: 1. Be civil! Please read the NEW RULES at http://www.e-democracy.org/rules. If you think a member is in violation, contact the list manager at [EMAIL PROTECTED] before continuing it on the list. 2. Don't feed

Re: [Mpls] Justice Du Jour

2005-11-05 Thread Dan McGrath
transportation is a right is as ridiculous as the notion that I have the right to my neighbor driving me where ever I wish to go! Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.shegstad.us - Original Message - From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Cc: mpls@mnforum.org Sent: Friday, November 04

Re: [Mpls] election night party

2005-11-08 Thread Dan McGrath
). Turn out thoughout most of the ward was respectable. A couple spots around Phillips had dismally low turn out (as of 11:00 this morning, anyhow), unfortunately. Longfellow and powderhorn precincts were going gangbuster. Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.shegstad.us REMINDERS: 1. Be civil! Please

Re: [Mpls] For whatever it's worth (not much)...

2005-11-08 Thread Dan McGrath
KARE 11's reporting of Ward 9 city council is incorrect. Our figures, straight from the polls contradict the percentage breakdown listed at kare11.com. The end result is the same, but the figures don't add up. Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.shegstad.us REMINDERS: 1. Be civil! Please read

Re: [Mpls] Candidates who Question or Equivocate on Smoking Ban areDefeated?

2005-11-16 Thread Dan McGrath
opposition to the smoking ban (which she supported) as the prime factor. Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.shegstad.us REMINDERS: 1. Be civil! Please read the NEW RULES at http://www.e-democracy.org/rules. If you think a member is in violation, contact the list manager at [EMAIL PROTECTED] before

Re: [Mpls] Property Tax: Progressive or Regressive?

2005-12-04 Thread Dan McGrath
classes of people living in Minneapolis. An entirely dependent class of poor unemployed people, and the very rich (who probably aren't working either). That would seem to be the opposite of the much lauded, utopian sustainable urban environment. Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.smokeoutgary.org http

Re: [Mpls] Progressive taxes: Income vs Wealth

2005-12-07 Thread Dan McGrath
here know how to set up an off-shore corporation? Dan McGrath Longfellow REMINDERS: 1. Be civil! Please read the NEW RULES at http://www.e-democracy.org/rules. If you think a member is in violation, contact the list manager at [EMAIL PROTECTED] before continuing it on the list. 2. Don't feed

Re: [Mpls] Study: Metro Smoking Bans Haven't Hurt Sales

2005-12-07 Thread Dan McGrath
in the urban core. Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.smokeoutgary.org http://www.subversivepictures.com REMINDERS: 1. Be civil! Please read the NEW RULES at http://www.e-democracy.org/rules. If you think a member is in violation, contact the list manager at [EMAIL PROTECTED] before continuing

Re: [Mpls] Study: Metro Smoking Bans Haven't Hurt Sales

2005-12-08 Thread Dan McGrath
is likely going to lose his house as well as his business. Thanks, do-gooders. You screwed over a really nice guy with a heart of gold who was trying to do good for the neighborhood. I really liked that place. The only Irish pub in the neighborhood... And over half of it was non-smoking seating. Dan

[Mpls] On the smoking ban from a bar-owner

2005-12-08 Thread Dan McGrath
every time. Maybe like NW Airlines or Ford, bars can become a tax free zone or get state or local aid to for the thousands of lost jobs a smoking ban causes. Or maybe the local councils and commissions don't really care about the little guy after all. Sue Jeffers Stub and Herb's 612-384-4374 Dan

Re: [Mpls] On the smoking ban from a bar-owner

2005-12-09 Thread Dan McGrath
to drink coffee in public places can adapt to that, or be left out in the cold, with me and the rest of the smokers. I bet I could hire the same hacks that do ETS studies to do a coffee vapor study, and come up with alarming results. Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.subversivepictures.com http

Re: [Mpls] Property Tax: Progressive or Regressive?

2005-12-12 Thread Dan McGrath
. They are probably worth a fair amount of money, but I'd never dream of selling them. Should I pay an annual tax on the inherent value of the items for the privlege of continuing to own them? Should I be forced to sell them to cover the tax bill? Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.subversivepictures.com http

[Mpls] Let's Make Minneapolis #1 in Health

2005-12-13 Thread Dan McGrath
- there will likely be some opposition to overcome). This is all I have so far, but I think it's a good start. I hope a spirited discussion of my proposal will lead to more, and better ideas to fight back against big coffee. Dan McGrath Longfellow http://www.smokeoutgary.org http