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Privilege Has Its Privileges

Original post made by Hmmm on Dec 30, 2013

This is worth a good chuckle, but also has some pertinently revealing info about Atherton Police Dept: Web Link

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Posted by Menlo Voter, a resident of Menlo Park: other
on Dec 30, 2013 at 11:07 pm

No surprises there.

Posted by Sloppy journalism, a resident of Atherton: other
on Dec 31, 2013 at 4:23 am

But the article forgot to mention that the Atherton PD owns current mayor Cary Wiest and former mayor Elizabeth Lewis.

Posted by former A, a resident of Woodside: other
on Dec 31, 2013 at 12:41 pm

So true.

""Almost nobody from Atherton ever gets a ticket." From February to July, exactly two Atherton residents got cited; most other tickets were given to residents of nearby Redwood City or East Palo Alto, where people are much more likely to drive brownly."

I lived in Lindenwood for a decade and wow, they let me off every time. Tried to NOT change the address on my CDL for years. Was the equivalent of a Monopoly card.

Tree lined, wide residential streets, with 200+ foot fronts... how do you not speed?

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