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First The WAMP, Now The Paper

Original post made by Tingling With Anticipation, Menlo Park: other, on Nov 18, 2010

Anyone else notice that the "old" WAMP newspaper racks now sport signs for "The Paper"?
So what's the odds that "The Paper" lasts longer than the 2 month (?) run that the daily/then weekly WAMP achieved?

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Posted by Michael G. Stogner
a resident of another community
on Nov 19, 2010 at 7:22 am

The WAMP was good will it lasted.
You will recall the articles: from October 1-7-2010

Sequoia Healthcare District Board Race Raises Disturbing Questions.
Candidate Questions Legality of Taxation.

From October 8-15-2010 This is the hard to find article because up to 1200 copies were removed from the distribution boxes first night.


Good luck to The Paper

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Posted by Michael G. Stogner
a resident of another community
on Nov 19, 2010 at 12:45 pm

Web Link

Two good, hard to find WAMP articles on the Grand Jury Report of 00-01.

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Posted by Tingling With Anticipation
a resident of Menlo Park: other
on Nov 19, 2010 at 4:01 pm

OK - there's one hardcore WAMP reader out there tingling with anticipation for "The Paper" - so who's with "Michael G. Stogner"???

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Posted by Joe
a resident of Menlo Park: Allied Arts/Stanford Park
on Nov 19, 2010 at 4:20 pm

Not I.

Call me crazy, but I am skeptical of a publication with a name so amorphous, so presumptuous, so full of, I don't know, misplaced brio as to refer to itself as if it were already an institution.

And if they actually used a word like brio, that would be another reason not to read it.

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Posted by Cheryl J.
a resident of Menlo Park: Fair Oaks
on Nov 20, 2010 at 5:34 am

The Wamp did more harm than good for their advertisers. It was so amateur that it made me question the professionalism of realtors like Michael Dreyfus and Mary Gullixson who were heavily sponsoring it. I'd be furious if they had advertised a house I was selling in the Wamp!!!

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