The WTF California Podcast
Antioch to Finally Save the Yard? EDD Debacle and Mikes Hair

Antioch to Finally Save the Yard? EDD Debacle and Mikes Hair

October 26, 2021

On this episode of WTF California, we jump into the Antioch City Council agenda where they are set to discuss the Beede Lumber Yard where no action has been taken in years. California rainfall helps reservoirs but more rain is needed. We find a Samurai sword story to piggy back off yesterdays show plus Oakland Police find a flame thrower. We thought Antioch was bad, check the shenanigans at Los Gatos and the residents there. EDD is still terrible. Plus Mikes hair makes the show again.

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Antioch School Board Agenda Shows Children Not the Priority, Brentwood Gun Safety and Rain

Antioch School Board Agenda Shows Children Not the Priority, Brentwood Gun Safety and Rain

October 25, 2021

On this episode of WTF California Podcast, we survive the atmospheric river sweeping through Northern California. Antioch Unified School District agenda is a doozy with lots of  misplaced energy instead of focusing on the students. City of Brentwood set to discuss gun storage safety thanks to Moms Demand Action. Atlanta Braves give America payback after all-star game pulled from state over cancel culture and politics. San Francisco District Attorney Chesa Boudin likely headed to recall after signatures turned in. Finally, gas prices are up and unemployment rises.

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Antioch Mayor Takes Credit for DOJ Partnership He Knew Nothing About Plus Bow and Arrows

Antioch Mayor Takes Credit for DOJ Partnership He Knew Nothing About Plus Bow and Arrows

October 22, 2021

On this episode of WTF California, we exposure how Antioch Mayor Lamar Thorpe held a press conference for something he had zero knowledge of with the partnership between the Dept. of Justice and Antioch Police—he found out about it after it was done and neither he nor the council had anything to do with it. It was done due to forward thinking of Antioch Police officers. Meanwhile, Pittsburg Police highlight the idiocy of a judge while Brentwood deals with a man shooting arrows on Lone Tree Way. Former Oakland Police Captain shot in robbery attempt plus other state news.

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Lumpy‘s Diner Under Attack, Antioch Refuses to Release Emails Plus Other California Chaos

Lumpy‘s Diner Under Attack, Antioch Refuses to Release Emails Plus Other California Chaos

October 21, 2021

On this episode of WTF California Podcast, we go over how Contra Costa Health Services have received 94 complaints which resulted in Lumpy's Diner in Antioch being fined while MJ's Cafe in Brentwood getting a warning and more as news media only seem to focus on In-n-Out Burger. Oakland set for second phase of guaranteed income pilot, LA bans homeless encampments at 54 locations while LA Fire Commissioner calls for LAFD Chief Terrazas to be replaced which prompts us to get into a discussion over men and women in the workplace.

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In-N-Out Refuses to be Vaccine Police, Contra Costa County Tenant Bailout and Sports Betting

In-N-Out Refuses to be Vaccine Police, Contra Costa County Tenant Bailout and Sports Betting

October 20, 2021

On this episode of WTF California Podcast, we talk how Contra Costa County continues to bail out tenants who failed to apply for federal relief. Sports betting could becoming to California—but that money would then be allocated to fund homeless services while schools face shortfall. This is such an ass backwards state. Los Gatos protest and elected officials homes prove why you shouldn’t go to people’s homes to protest. Meanwhile, San Francisco offering another bride to beg people not to be criminals instead of arresting and prosecuting. Finally, kudos to In-n-Out Burger for being one of the great ones out there.

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200 Episodes Done, Antioch’s Possible Gerrymandering and Mikes “Bad” Hair Day
This Episode Is Not Recognized With a Headline

This Episode Is Not Recognized With a Headline

October 18, 2021

On this episode of the WTF California Podcast, we discuss heckling and how its underrated. Last Friday, the folks at Antioch High School pulled off a great heckle at school board president Ellie Householder. We discus items in Brentwood, Bay Point and Contra Costa County over the weekend. We get into the planned statewide walkout protesting vaccine mandates, people opting not to work and the death of Colin Powell. Even a little NFL.

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Congratulations to New York Jet Isaiah Dunn Plus Items Around the State
Richmond Police Chief Threatens Pimp, Redefining Public Health Crisis and Stop Being Sensitive
Antioch City Council Members Manufacture New Crisis Plus State News

Antioch City Council Members Manufacture New Crisis Plus State News

October 13, 2021

On this episode of WTF California, we challenge Antioch Mayor Pro Tem Monica Wilson and Tamisha Torres-Walker to show us which property owners are harassing tenants and why an ordinance greater than state and county law needs to occur. Or, is this simply an opportunity to use a manufactured crisis to get on the non-fact checking TV media outlets. Meanwhile, Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors get heat for declaring misinformation about a virus a public health crisis. Plus other items from around the state including San Francisco being San Francisco.

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Kenny Returns, John Gruden Emails and Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors Are the Misinformed

Kenny Returns, John Gruden Emails and Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors Are the Misinformed

October 12, 2021

On this episode of WTF California Podcast, Kenny returns and the shenanigans are back. We touch on some local items from former Antioch Police Chief Tammany Brooks now in Idaho, Ellie Householder recall and the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors tackling misinformation. We of course talk Las Vegas Raider Football and the John Gruden emails. Gavin Newsom signs 700+ bills and more.

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Antioch School Board President Hit With Recall Effort while Newsom Signs a Bunch of Bills

Antioch School Board President Hit With Recall Effort while Newsom Signs a Bunch of Bills

October 11, 2021

On this episode of WTF California, Kenny is MIA so Mike does the show solo hitting on Antioch Unified School District Board President Ellie Householder hit with a recall effort. SWAT incident in Bay Point and Tesla moving to Texas. Plus, Governor Gavin Newsom signs a bunch of bills over the weekend.

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City of Antioch 2020 Crime Statistics Revisited

City of Antioch 2020 Crime Statistics Revisited

October 8, 2021

On this episode of WTF California Podcast, we revisit the 2020 Antioch Police Crime Statistics and provide data the Antioch City Council should have invited Police Chief Tammany Brooks to present to the community.  We get into Part 1 Crime, Use of Force, Complaints, Response times and more. We opted to reshare this portion of our Monday Episode based on demand of people wanting the data after the Facebook outage prevented many from getting to the episode and wanted it rebroadcasted. We call on the Antioch City Council to have the police department give this presentation and make the slides public.

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Councilmember Deflecting Fault Towards Police Continues to Embarrass Antioch Plus State News

Councilmember Deflecting Fault Towards Police Continues to Embarrass Antioch Plus State News

October 6, 2021

On this episode of WTF California, yet again City of Antioch lead's the way with chaos as Councilwoman Tamisha Torres-Walker resigns from Police Oversight Committee proves narcissism in doing so by deflecting to Antioch Police as being the problem. We talk about "Slap a Teacher" TikTok challenge, Kaiser suspends employees, health officials may revise Health Order. We then get into laws signed by Governor Gavin Newsom, homelessness and more.

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About Time Antioch City Council Is Tired of Their Pet Criminal Plus Other News

About Time Antioch City Council Is Tired of Their Pet Criminal Plus Other News

October 5, 2021

 On this episode of WTF California Podcast, Antioch's Mayor and Councilmembers issue statements on the incident that occurred at Councilwoman Tamisha Torres-Walker's home over the weekend calling for her to step down as chair of the Police Oversight Commission while others called for her resignation from the council.  City of Oakland had 17 homicides in September and are sitting at 106 homicides, City of Hayward now has 5 homicides while in San Jose thieves are now stealing artificial turf. New Bill signed by Gavin Newsom aims to make it easier to cancel subscriptions while we also get into the COVID-19 mandate for students and staff. Plus more.

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Antioch Police 2020 Crime Statistics Don’t Match Mayor Thorpe’s Lies

Antioch Police 2020 Crime Statistics Don’t Match Mayor Thorpe’s Lies

October 4, 2021

On this episode of WTF California, we release the 2020 Antioch Police Department crime statistics which highlight the reality does not fit the narrative of Mayor Lamar Thorpe and cronies Monica Wilson and Tamisha Torres-Walker as well as city clerk Ellie Householder. Also, Antioch Council muzzled the police chief from providing this data to the public. We also highlight an incident over the weekend with shots fired in front of the home of Torres-Walker who was intoxicated and uncooperative. Antioch also releases bizarre Press Release stating they are re-investigating the Torres-Walker complaint against Antioch Police which she herself and children did not participate in. Finally some good news, Oakley Police rescue dog and the San Francisco Giants are Division champs.

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Now That State Has Reformed Police, Lets Focus on Reforming Criminals

Now That State Has Reformed Police, Lets Focus on Reforming Criminals

October 1, 2021

On this Friday episode of WTF California Podcast, we highlight yesterdays police activity at John Muir Hospital in Brentwood after an Antioch Police chase of a stolen vehicle after a carjacking in Oakland. Governor Gavin Newsom signs multiple police reform bills. BART is dealing with overdose deaths--3 this week.  Plus more.

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Antioch Future Agenda Items, Oakley Library Along with State Topics and Chiclets
Antioch Begins Talk on Use of Force Policy, More Low Income Apartments Coming Near You

Antioch Begins Talk on Use of Force Policy, More Low Income Apartments Coming Near You

September 29, 2021

On this episode of WTF California, City of Antioch honors Antioch Police Chief Tammany Brooks as Councilwoman Tamisha Torres-Walker abstains from that portion of the meeting. Governor Gavin Newsom signs multiple housing bills so get ready for more housing near you. Kenny talks about the EDD story about a Pittsburg roofer and calls BS. Santa Rosa lawmaker suggests sanctioned sideshows while Lodi City Councilman arraigned on money laundering charges plus more.

 

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